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Manager Gareth Southgate was pleased with the performance of his newly-constructed under-21 side

Gareth Southgate satisfied with new recruits after narrow win for Young Lions

Rob Andrew believes England may be two to three years from their peak

England may not peak for three years, says RFU chief Rob Andrew

Johanna Konta, pictured, upset ninth seed Garbine Muguruza at the US Open

Johanna Konta savours record-breaking US Open win over Garbine Muguruza

Wales manager Chris Coleman said team spirit was behind his side's 1-0 victory in Cyprus

Chris Coleman hails team spirit after Wales take big step towards Euro 2016

Eoin Morgan's men were beaten by the world champions

Captain Eoin Morgan insists England will learn from defeat to Australia

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, pictured, enjoys Gary Neville's punditry

Oxlade-Chamberlain: England players don't take Gary Neville criticism to heart

Lewis Hamilton does not think increasing tyre pressures is the way forward

Lewis Hamilton says it would be a 'disaster' if Pirelli puts tyre pressures up

Harry Kane is still looking for a goal this season

Harry Kane backs himself to prove doubters wrong for both Tottenham and England

Andy Murray had to dig deep to reach the third round

Andy Murray takes pride in comeback win over Adrian Mannarino

Jermaine McGillvary was among the tries for Huddersfield

Jermaine McGillvary double helps Huddersfield sink Castleford

Gareth Bale scored Wales' winner in their 1-0 victory in Nicosia

Wales move a step closer to Euro 2016 thanks to Gareth Bale's winner in Cyprus

James Wilson celebrates his winning goal

James Wilson fires the winner for England Under-21s

Australia were comfortable winners in the first one-day international

Australia defeat England by 59 runs in first one-day international at Ageas Bowl

Tom Brady is a four-time Super Bowl winner and reigning Super Bowl MVP

NFL chief Roger Goodell vows to appeal after Tom Brady's ban is overturned

Johanna Konta, pictured, claimed a stunning win against Garbine Muguruza

Johanna Konta stuns Garbine Muguruza at the US Open

Greg Rutherford was a winner again in Zurich

Long jumper Greg Rutherford wins the Diamond Race

Ryan Sidebottom took three wickets in Somerset's second innings

Yorkshire close in on retaining their LV= County Championship title

Danny Blind's Netherlands were beaten by Iceland on Thursday

Danny Blind off to a dismal start as Holland lose ground

Pedro joined Chelsea instead of Manchester United in August

Chelsea forward Pedro: Manchester United snub had nothing to do with Van Gaal

Arsenal's Danny Welbeck has undergone knee surgery

Arsenal blow as England frontman Danny Welbeck undergoes knee surgery

Manchester United say David De Gea will be treated just like any other player

Manchester United insist David de Gea will not be frozen out

Chris Froome is out of the Vuelta a Espana with a fractured bone in his foot

Injured Chris Froome 'gutted' to be out of Vuelta but will be 'back soon'

Sam Burgess has been named on the bench for England's match against Ireland on Saturday

Sam Burgess: Will Carling contacted me to discuss negative comments

Claims of dirty tricks have surfaced in FIFA's presidential election campaign

Chung Mong-joon cries foul play over FIFA's presidential election

Chris Coleman was not getting carried away by Wales' FIFA world ranking

Wales replace England as the highest-placed home nation in the FIFA rankings

Andy Murray plays France's Adrian Mannarino in the US Open second round on Thursday

Andy Murray hopes to go on the attack in round three

Serena Williams went straight to the practice court after beating Kiki Bertens

No rest for Serena Williams following second-round win

Rafael Nadal believes he has suffered for being honest over his loss of confidence

'I am not number 100' - Rafael Nadal hits back at critics

New signing Papy Djilobodji is not in Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho's, pictured, Champions League squad

Papy Djilobodji left out of Chelsea's Champions League squad

Ireland international lock Donncha O'Callaghan has agreed a move to Aviva Premiership club Worcester

Ireland's Donncha O'Callaghan joins Worcester after 17-year Munster stay

Russell Martin believes Scotland will be at the European Championship

Russell Martin confident Scotland will qualify for Euro 2016

Skipper Ashley Williams says Wales are staying focused to get the job done as they close in on Euro 2016 qualification.

Williams: Wales' players are fully focused on Cyprus

England captain Wayne Rooney is on course to break his country's goalscoring record

Sir Geoff Hurst: England's Wayne Rooney is great, but he's no Sir Bobby Charlton

Chris Froome dropped to 15th overall in the Vuelta a Espana after stage 11

Chris Froome crash sees him drop to 15th in Vuelta a Espana

Serena Williams, pictured, fought hard to beat Kiki Bertens in the US Open second round

Serena survives a scare to progress at the US Open

England goalkeeper Jack Butland has his say at St George's Park

England goalkeeper Jack Butland: I'd love to slap football's fakers

Eoin Morgan wants to help finish England's Ashes-winning summer on a high

Eoin Morgan's England out to finish summer on high by beating Australia

Chris Coleman says there is still work to be done to qualify for Euro 2016

Chris Coleman insists the heat is on Wales during Euro 2016 qualifiers

David De Gea has been included in Manchester United's Champions League squad

David De Gea named in Manchester United's Champions League squad

Saido Berahino has been given extra time off and will not have to report back for training until Monday

Levy hits back at West Brom after failed Tottenham bids for Saido Berahino

Arsene Wenger's Gunners did not to sign a single outfield player during the summer transfer window

Arsene Wenger questions value in transfer market after Anthony Martial move

Rory McIlroy has been granted special dispensation by the European Tour to play in the Race to Dubai

Rory McIlroy given European Tour exemption to play in the Race to Dubai

Jonjo Shelvey has returned to the Three Lions squad for the Euro 2016 qualifiers against San Marino and Switzerland

Roy Hodgson urges England to step it up for Euro 2016 trophy bid

Andy Murray, pictured, beat Australian Nick Kyrgios in the US Open first round on Tuesday

Andy Murray advises Nick Kyrgios to concentrate harder on the big points

Jonathan Joseph is among the first names on England's team sheet

Jonathan Joseph determined to seize England chance at World Cup

Kell Brook is scheduled to defend his IBF welterweight title against Diego Chaves of Argentina

Kell Brook will defend IBF welterweight title against Argentina's Diego Chaves

West Ham captain Mark Noble has had the red card he received against Liverpool rescinded

West Ham face FA charge over reaction to Mark Noble red card at Anfield

Wayne Rooney's current England tally stands at 48 goals

FA plan Wayne Rooney award when he breaks Bobby Charlton England scoring record

England wing Anthony Watson scores in the 19-14 victory over France at Twickenham last month

Anthony Watson targets big display to earn World Cup starting berth for England

Salford have parted company with Iestyn Harris

Salford part company with head coach Iestyn Harris


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