Sports Tottenham 'join race for West Brom defender Ahmed Hegazi' - Friday's transfer news and gossip

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Sports Sergio Ramos is slowly easing into the Real Madrid history books as club's greatest ever defender

Sergio Ramos had a date with his tattoo artist Rodrigo Gálvez prior to his flight to Kiev on Thursday. He already has the names and birthdays of his sons Sergio and Marco on his arm. More

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo names Ashley Cole as the toughest defender he's ever faced

Cristiano Ronaldo has revealed who is the toughest defender he has ever faced this week, while surprising many people with his answer. More

Sports Transfer news and updates LIVE: Arsenal name Unai Emery as manager, Liverpool chase defender and Man United latest

With the Premier League summer transfer window already open for business, the likes of Manchester United, Liverpool FC and Arsenal are set to be busier than ever as they looked to reel in runaway... More

Sports Injured Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny sends inspiring letter to France World Cup squad

Laurent Koscielny sent a letter to the France World Cup squad having cruelly been ruled out of the tournament with an ankle injury. The Arsenal defender is out of action for six months More

Sports Man United open talks with Tottenham defender Toby Alderweireld

The 29-year old Belgium international is out of contract at the end of next season but has so far failed to agree terms on a new contract. More

Sports West Ham defender James Collins 'heartbroken' at leaving the club

West Ham defender James Collins confirms he will leave the club at the end of June once his contract expires. Collins was informed via email earlier this month that his deal wouldn't be extended. More

Sports Manchester City interested in Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt

Manchester City are keeping a close eye on Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt as they weigh up a move for the Dutchman, with Pep Guardiola looking for a long-term successor to Vincent Kompany. More

Sports Liverpool FC place two defenders on transfer shortlist – report

Liverpool FC have shortlisted Burnley’s James Tarkowski and Newcastle United’s Jamaal Lascelle as their two main central defensive targets in the summer transfer window, according to reports in the... More

Sports England defender Lucy Bronze wins BBC Women's Footballer of the Year

The Lionesses and Lyon right-back takes the honour, voted for by supporters around the world, after a stellar 12 months for her country and club, who she joined last summer from Man City. More

Sports Defender Leon Balogun joins Brighton on free transfer from Mainz

Brighton have signed Nigeria international Balogun from German side Mainz. The 29-year-old has signed a two-year deal with the Seagulls after becoming available on a free transfer. More

Sports Transfer round-up: Chelsea FC target deal to sign 29-year-old, Liverpool FC want two defenders

The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories... More

Sports Juventus defender Benatia humiliated as he gets blanked by two models

Mehdi Benatia has enjoyed a memorable season with Juventus, but during the club's title celebrations on Saturday the defender had a moment that he will want to forget. More

Sports Chelsea defender Gary Cahill revels in yet another trophy to silence critics

Chelsea claimed their 15th major trophy in 15 years under Roman Abramovich as they beat Manchester United in the FA Cup final and, yes, they are counting. More

Sports Why this former Chelsea defender REALLY doesn't want Liverpool FC to win the Champions League

Of greater satisfaction, though, will be the fact Chelsea followers will also be rooting for Real report the Liverpool Echo. Well, at least if they’re former players are anything to go by.... More

Sports Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng admits that he is open to move abroad this summer

Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng has admitted that he is open to a switch to a foreign club this summer. More

Sports Steven Gerrard considers £2m bid for Brighton defender Connor Goldson

Rangers are ready to make a renewed bid to sign Brighton defender Connor Goldson. A £1.5million bid was rejected last week but is likely to be increased to more than £2m. More

Sports David Alaba’s dad reveals European giants are closing in on signing the Bayern Munich defender

DAVID ALABA’S dad has fuelled speculation the Bayern Munich left-back could be on his way to Real Madrid. The Austrian international revealed earlier on in the season he may look for “a new... More

Sports Manchester United 'closing on imminent signing of Monaco and France defender Djibril Sidibe'

PLUS: Robert Pires leaps to Paul Pogba's defence and Jose Mourinho says he will wait for Romelu Lukaku More

Sports Jonny Evans' agent wants £4million if he seals £3million move to Leicester for West Brom defender

EXCLUSIVE Leicester are working hard on a deal to sign Jonny Evans from West Bromwich Albion but a £4million agent’s fee is proving a sticking point. More