PARTIZAN BELGARDE secured the double after a 1-0 win over fierce local rivals Red Star in a red-hot Serbian Cup final. Despite the heavy security presence, there were still violent scenes among supporters during the ferocious clash. Partizan Belgrade won the Serbian Cup for the 14th time on SaturdayAP:Associated Press The Serbian champions defeated bitter rivals Red Star Belgrade to win the trophyAP:Associated Press The victory came amid a backdrop of violence and flares in…"Partizan Belgrade win Serbian Cup against bitter rivals Red Star amid backdrop of flares and violence"
PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN won the French Cup at the Stade de France thanks to a stoppage-time own goal by Angers Issa Cissokho. The clock had just ticked over the 90 minutes and extra time loomed when the unfortunate Cissokho headed an Angel Di Maria corner into his own net under pressure from Blaise Matuidi. Paris Saint-Germain celebrated their glory in theGetty Images PSG, runners up to Monaco in Ligue 1, have now won the French Cup…"Angers 0 Paris Saint-Germain 1: Issa Cissokho scores injury-time own goal to hand Unai Emery’s side the French Cup"
A PERVERT who sent “vile” texts about Madeleine McCann and raping children to people he barely knew has been jailed. Depraved Adam Cooke targeted 10 victims who were little more than acquaintances during his campaign of fear that left them terrified. Twisted Adam Cooke was jailed for three years after sending the sick messages to people he barely knew The 35-year-old also sent images of child abuse including a film of a youngster performing a…"Sick perv sent twisted messages about Maddie McCann and child abuse images to his stalking victims"
AN OFF-duty policewoman has described the horrific moment she spotted a drowning child at the bottom of a Lanzarote swimming pool as she played with her daughter. The seven-year-old British boy is fighting for his life after nearly drowning in the hotel pool while on holiday in the Canary Islands. Google Maps The tragic incident happened at about 2pm yesterday afternoon in the resort of Costa Teguise[/caption] Aylsa Ridley, 38, told the Sun Online she thought…"Off-duty cop describes moment she performed CPR on British boy, 7, she’d seen at the bottom of Lanzarote swimming pool"
EDUARD GUTKNECHT sadly has not been able to walk or talk since his defeat to George Groves in December. The Brit won on points at Wembley Arena and after the bout his opponent was rushed to hospital with a bleed on the brain. Eduard Gutknecht suffered a bleed to the brain in the fightReuters The 35-year-old suffered a series of cuts and a swollen left eye but somehow managed to stay on his feet in the…"Who is Eduard Gutknecht? George Groves’ previous opponent who was hospitalised following their fight"
MARIO BALOTELLI could come back to haunt Liverpool by knocking them out of the Champions League. The former Reds striker – regarded as one of the club’s worst-ever signings – now play for French side Nice, who could face Jurgen Klopp’s men in the two-legged August qualifier. Mario Balotelli could return to haunt his former side LiverpoolGetty Images Jurgen Klopp’s Reds could draw Nice in the Champions League qualifiersRex Features Mario Balotelli has returned to…"Jurgen Klopp on red alert as Liverpool flop Mario Balotelli could come back to haunt the Kop"
KYLIE Minogue turns 49 tomorrow, and she looks completely different in these throwback shots from three decades ago. The popstar was acting in soap opera The Sullivans at the age of 11, but it was her starring role in 1985 TV show The Henderson Kids – when she was 17 years old – which saw her shoot to fame. Kylie Minogue turns 49 tomorrow – marking 32 years since she became famous with The Henderson KidsGetty Images Kylie…"Teenage Kylie Minogue looks completely unrecognisable in these 80s throwback shots from The Henderson Kids"
WEST HAM want to sign Sunderland keeper Jordan Pickford and use Adrian as a makeweight in a deal worth around £25million. Hammers boss Slaven Bilic is happy to allow his Spanish stopper to leave after he dropped down to second-choice. PA:Press Association Jordan Pickford could be moving to the London Stadium if the deal pulls off[/caption] Reuters Just one of the worldy saves from Jordan Pickford this season that has got Premier League clubs chasing…"West Ham set sights on £25m Sunderland keeper Jordan Pickford and are willing to use Adrian as a makeweight"
LEE GRANT is set to quit Stoke – just a week after he was named their player of the year. Grant is upset at the way he has been dropped by manager Mark Hughes in favour of Jack Butland, even though he had been the club’s best player last season. Lee Grant could leave Stoke despite being named player of the yearGetty Images And after waiting all his career to finally prove he is good…"Stoke keeper Lee Grant could quit the club just a week after being named player of the year"
GEORGE GROVES finally became world champion on his fourth attempt after a gruelling sixth round stoppage over Fedor Chudinov. It was surely the Brit’s final opportunity to win the vacant WBA ‘super’ world title when he took on the Russian fighter. George Groves finally crowned world champion after gruelling battle with Fedor ChudinovReuters But with fears that he would get overawed by the occasion at Bramall Lane, Groves unleashed a relentless barrage of punches in the sixth round before the referee…"George Groves finally crowned world champion on fourth attempt after beating Fedor Chudinov"