Former England player, Alan Smith, believes Arsenal have the best chance of winning the Premier League

Alan Smith reveals why emerging crop of youngsters and signs that mental barriers are being conquered mean this could be Arsenal's season

Premier League friendlies in United States 2015

A comprehensive up-to-date list of exhibition matches between Premier League teams and MLS, NASL and USL sides this summer

Branislav Ivanovic keen to deal blow to Arsenal’s title hopes with win in Community Shield

BRANISLAV IVANOVIC believes Chelsea can deliver a hammer blow to Arsenal’s Premier League title hopes in tomorrow’s Co... - Daily Star | Football Feed

Newcastle owner Mike Ashley’s ‘preferred media partners’ strategy threatens objective and independent press

Mike Ashley is trying to control the message on Tyneside but Newcastle fans and the game will suffer, writes Luke Edwards

Is Manchester United’s kit launch the strangest ever?

Adidas hoped to 'break expectations' with their Man Utd kit launch and it has proven surprising to say the least

Arsene Wenger taunts Jose Mourinho: Petr Cech’s best years are still ahead of him

ARSENE WENGER has taunted Jose Mourinho by claiming Petr Cech’s best years are still to come.

Tottenham Hotspur planning ambitious swoop for Dortmund anchor man Sven Bender

The transfer delegation that Spurs dispatched to Germany has also identified Christoph Kramer and Sidney Sam as potential summer targets

Villa fail with Lescott approach

West Brom have rejected an approach from Aston Villa for central defender Joleon Lescott, according to reports.... - Football365 | Premier League News

Jose Mourinho provides Chelsea injury update ahead of Arsenal clash

DIEGO COSTA and Gary Cahill will be fit to face Arsenal in Sunday's Community Shield, Jose Mourinho has confirmed. - Daily Star | Football Feed

Done Deal: Rickie Lambert leaves Liverpool for West Brom

RICKIE LAMBERT has completed a move from Liverpool to West Brom. - Daily Star | Football Feed

Brendan Rodgers: £32.5m signing Christian Benteke will prove a bargain

BRENDAN RODGERS reckons Christian Benteke will turn out to be a snip at £32.5m for Liverpool. - Daily Star | Football Feed

United yet to make Pedro approach – Barca

Manchester United are yet to make an official approach for Pedro, according to Barcelona president Jose Maria Bartomeu. - Football365 | Premier League News

Theo Walcott becomes one of Arsenal’s highest paid players with a new four year contract

Walcott has committed his future to the club with a deal that will see him become one of Arsenal's highest earners - Premier League - Football - The Telegraph: Transfer news, fixtures and match reports

Ranking all 54 stadiums in Premier League history

Counting down every single ground to have played host to Premier League football down the years (and one which is about to) - Premier League - Football - The Telegraph: Transfer news, fixtures and match reports

Exclusive: Manchester United to fine Angel Di Maria two weeks’ wages after no-show

MANCHESTER UNITED will fine AWOL star Angel Di Maria two weeks' wages before sending him packing to Paris St-Germain in a £45m deal. - Daily Star | Football Feed

Balotelli will come good – Pirlo

Andrea Pirlo thinks Mario Balotelli can still be one of the "top forwards in Europe" despite his struggles at Liverpool. - Football365 | Premier League News

Is Theo Walcott Arsenal’s key to the Premier League title?

Playing with Mesut Ozil and Arsenal's return to counter-attack football means the explosive forward can be the difference for Arsene Wenger's side - Premier League - Football - The Telegraph: Transfer news, fixtures and match reports

Dustin Johnson leads Open after superb 65 as he chases major redemption

• American opens with only his third bogey-free round in big four tournaments• Zach Johnson, Paul Lawrie, Danny Willett, Robert Streb and Jason Day hit 66It will take until Dustin Johnson is on the 72nd green again and in position to win a major

Tour de France 2015: stage 12 – live!

Live updates of the 195km stage from Lannemezan to Plateau de BeilleEmail [email protected] | Tweet @LawrenceOstlereRafal Majka wins stage 11 as Chris Froome stays in yellowTour de France: stage-by-stage guide 11.03am BST The riders h

Ashes 2015: England v Australia: second Test, day one – live! | Simon Burnton

Live updates from Lord’s as England look to build on 1-0 series leadEmail [email protected] or tweet @Simon_BurntonJason Gillespie: Australia will be ready to fight back at Lord’s 10.55am BST @Simon_Burnton So how come your England li

Andrew Luck interview: ‘The Colts can win the Super Bowl’ – video

Andrew Luck didn't need much time adapting to the NFL after being selected No1 overall in the 2012 draft. Starting every game since the Colts selected him to replace Peyton Manning at quarterback, he has led his team to two division titles, the AFC C

Manchester United’s Louis van Gaal urges new signings to come out fighting

• Schweinsteiger, Schneiderlin, and Darmian must prove worth• Dutch manager insists even his position at the club is not safeLouis van Gaal has admitted even he is fighting for his position as the manager of Manchester United as he warned Bastian

Campaigner behind tweeted video of Chris Froome calls on Team Sky to release Briton’s power data

• Second video has been released of Briton in 2014 Vuelta• ‘We need transparency, because no one believes in cycling any more’The anti-doping campaigner behind the controversial tweeted video of Chris Froome has called on Team Sky to release

The Open 2015: day one – live! Scott Murray

Latest updates from The Open at St AndrewsEmail [email protected] the BBC’s Open coverage if you must, but we’ll miss it Tee times for the first two rounds 5.00am BST Ben Hogan was the winner of the 1953 Open Championship at Carnou

Lance Armstrong admits he is to blame for questioning of Chris Froome feats

• American has no regrets over tweets on Briton’s stage 10 win• Armstrong will ride Tour de France route for charity this weekThe disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong admits he is to blame for the Tour de France leader, Chris Froome, having to fie