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Paul Gascoigne denies intercourse assault on Durham prepare

Picture copyright Reuters Picture caption Paul Gascoigne has beforehand protested his innocence on social media. Former footballer Paul Gascoigne has appeared earlier than a crown court docket decide accused of sexually assaulting a girl by kissing her on a prepare. The 51-year-old repeated his denial of a cost of sexual assault by touching. The ex-England midfielder was arrested at Durham station in August after an alleged incident on a prepare

Alex Hepburn: Rape trial informed of cricketer’s telephone ‘recreation’

Picture copyright PA Picture caption Alex Hepburn denies two fees of rape A county cricket participant raped a sleeping lady after organising a sexual conquest “recreation” with associates on WhatsApp, a courtroom heard. Worcestershire all-rounder Alex Hepburn allegedly attacked the lady after she had consensual intercourse along with his team-mate Joe Clarke after an evening out. Worcester Crown Court docket heard she had woken as much as discover Australian-born Mr

Enes Kanter: ‘I do not really feel secure within the UK’

Picture copyright Getty Photos NBA star Enes Kanter needs to be trying ahead to coming to play basketball in London subsequent week. As a substitute, he says he’ll be staying within the USA – for concern of assassination within the UK. The 26-year-old New York Knicks centre defined to Radio 1 Newsbeat why he is cancelled his look on the O2 enviornment on 17 January. “The Turkish authorities is obsessive

Garth Crooks’ Group of the Week: Gunn, Robertson, Fernandinho, Sane, Rashford

Manchester Metropolis closed the hole on the prime of the desk to 4 factors with a 2-1 win over leaders Liverpool in one of many video games of the season. Tottenham stay third with a 3-0 win at Cardiff on New 12 months’s Day, whereas Arsenal beat Fulham 4-1 and Leicester grabbed a 1-0 victory away at Everton due to Jamie Vardy’s winner. Chelsea have been held to a goalless

Philadelphia Eagles Fan Completes Bucket Record Aim To Attend Each Recreation After Well being Scare

Koroun ButlerKoroun Butler, together with his daughter, Naomi, and spouse, Danielle, at a Philadelphia Eagles sport. Even after the Philadelphia Eagles gained the Super Bowl for the primary time in franchise historical past in 2017, the soccer dream wasn’t full but for superfan Koroun Butler. The 45-year-old, who was born and raised in Philadelphia and now lives in Gilbert, Arizona, was identified with a viral an infection in his coronary

The Brazilian footballer who by no means was

Soccer has quasi-religious standing in Brazil and changing into knowledgeable participant is each Brazilian boy’s dream. However prejudice inside the sport – and wider Brazilian society – implies that, for some, that dream is lower brief. When Douglas Braga arrived in Rio de Janeiro on the age of 12, he was full of pleasure. “I had quite a lot of hope,” he says. “I got here right here with a

Premier League group of the 12 months: Harry Kane and Mohamed Salah make it

What number of gamers from champions Manchester Metropolis made it into your Premier League group of 2018? We requested you to select your Premier League group of 2018… and the outcomes are in. Some alternatives have been shut, others much less so. As of 12:00 GMT on 1 January, that is the group you chose, with a couple of additional particulars on those that narrowly missed out. Goalkeeper Manchester United’s

Manchester Metropolis v Liverpool: Decide your mixed XI

Manchester Metropolis and Liverpool go face to face on Thursday in one of many greatest video games in a Premier League title race in years. We wish you to choose your greatest mixed XI, utilizing any formation (inside purpose) that you really want. So Roberto Firmino or Sergio Aguero? Alisson or Ederson? Kyle Walker or Trent Alexander-Arnold? You select. Share your outcomes on social media utilizing #bbcfootball. What the followers

SafeSport CEO Shellie Pfohl To Step Down Subsequent Month

ASSOCIATED PRESS On this Could 23, 2018, file photograph, U.S. Middle for SafeSport President and CEO Shellie Pfohl testifies earlier than the Home Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee in regards to the Olympic neighborhood’s capability to guard athletes from sexual abuse, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Pfohl is stepping down as CEO of the middle after serving to the group acquire footing over a two-year interval of slow-but-steady progress. 

Garth Crooks’ Workforce of the Week: Firmino, Pogba, Kante, Boly, Wijnaldum

Liverpool maintain a seven-point lead on the prime of the Premier League after putting five past Arsenal at Anfield, whereas Manchester Metropolis moved as much as second with a 3-1 win at Southampton. Tottenham slipped to a 3-1 defeat against Wolves at Wembley, N’Golo Kante’s second-half strike gave Chelsea a win at Crystal Palace and Manchester United’s renaissance beneath caretaker supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer continued with a 4-1 win over