• The Guardian

    Salah’s crowning glory for Egypt in sight after feats for club and continent

    Salah’s crowning glory for Egypt in sight after feats for club and continent. The Liverpool forward is the highest-scoring African player in Premier League history after his hat-trick at Old Trafford

  • PA Media: Sport

    Historic win at Man Utd is ‘big step forward’ for Liverpool – Jordan Henderson

    Sunday’s 5-0 Premier League win eclipsed their previous best at Old Trafford from 1936.

  • Associated Press

    Two new IPL franchises sold for more than $1.6 billion

    Two more franchises have been added to the world’s biggest and richest Twenty20 league after the new owners spent a combined total of more than $1.6 billion to acquire their teams, the Board of Control for Cricket in India said on Monday. The business conglomerate Sanjiv Goenka’s RPSG group won the bid for Lucknow in the Indian Premier League with an offer in excess of $932 million while the private equity firm, Irelia Company Pte Ltd. (CVC Capital Partners), will own Ahmedabad after making a bid of more than $692 million. “It is heartening to see the inclusion of two new teams at such a high valuation, and it reiterates the cricketing and financial strength of our cricket ecosystem," BCCI president Sourav Ganguly said in a statement.

  • The Independent

    Gary Neville hits out at Manchester United fans ‘turning on me’ over Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

    Neville’s staunch support for Solskjaer was mocked by fellow pundits Jamie Carragher and Graeme Souness and he has been criticised on social media by some United supporters