SHEFFIELD UNITED take on fellow high-fliers Bristol City on Friday night.Both teams have 37 points from 20 games so far in the fiercely competitive Championship promotion race.City sit in third place behind leaders Wolves and Cardiff City because they are +2 better off than the Blades.It’s been a great season for both sides. Lee Johnson’s Robins were wafting around near the relegation zone for most of 2016/17 but have hit their straps now.Sheffield, under Chris Wilder, are newly-promoted and are looking to return to the Premier League for the first time since 2007.Where can I watch Sheffield United vs Bristol City?The Championship showdown at Bramall Lane will be shown live on Sky Sports Football and Sky Sports Main Event.Keep up to date with SunSport’s live blog or listen in for up-to-the-minute news of TalkSport, Radio 5 Live and local radio stations. TATTOO GOOD Meet Scott Maclaren, the go-to tattoo artists for stars like Hazard and MourinhoTeam newsGeorge … [Read more...] about Sheffield United vs Bristol City: Live stream, TV channel, team news and kick-off time for Championship clash
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SCOTLAND'S friendly with tiny Canada at Easter Road is live on Sky Sports 1/Sky Sports 1 HD/Sky Sports 5 /Sky Sports 5 HD at 7.45pm on Wednesday.You can also follow the best of the action with SunSport's live blog. CLAIM YOUR FREE £10 BET ON SCOTLAND v CANADA WITH SUN BETSThis is a forerunner to Sunday's World Cup qualifier with Slovenia. Keep up to date with ALL the latest news, transfers and goals from Scottish football plus fixtures, results and live match commentaryIt's a tussle that's hardly likely to set the hearts racing: Scotland are ranked at 67 in the Fifa list of world nations and Canada an even more lowly 117th.In fact, the suggestion is this will be the worst attended home match in 100 years.Only 5,000 tickets have been sold for the match as the Tartan Army save their money for the showdown with Slovenia at Hampden Park.Scotland's worst ever attendance was in 1902 for the match with Wales at Cappielow.But there were valid reasons for arranging this … [Read more...] about What TV channel is Scotland vs Canada on, when does it kick off and what is latest team news?
GORDON STRACHAN'S under-performing Scotland entertain tiny Canada in a friendly at Easter Road on Wednesday night.This forerunner to Sunday's World Cup qualifier with Slovenia kicks-off at 7.45pm. CLAIM YOUR FREE £10 BET ON SCOTLAND v CANADA WITH SUN BETSIt's a tussle that's hardly likely to set the hearts racing: Scotland are ranked at 67 in the Fifa list of world nations and Canada an even more lowly 117th. Keep up to date with ALL the latest news, transfers and goals from Scottish football plus fixtures, results and live match commentaryIn fact, the suggestion is this will be the worst attended home match in 100 years.Only 5,000 tickets have been sold for the match as the Tartan Army save their money for the showdown with Slovenia at Hampden Park.Scotland's worst ever attendance was in 1902 for the match with Wales at Cappielow.But there were valid reasons for arranging this game.Scotland boss Strachan needs to get his side back in shape for Sunday's must-win … [Read more...] about What time does Scotland vs Canada kick off, what TV channel is it on and what is the latest team news?
MANCHESTER CITY travel to West Ham on Friday in what is set to be an explosive start to the FA Cup third round.The all-Premier League fixture is the pick of the bunch for the weekend's games.Traditionally, the FA Cup third round plays host to some shock exits as England's giants are pitted against lower league opposition.In 2016, National League side Eastleigh drew against Bolton, forcing the then-Championship club into an unwanted replay.Further upsets over the years include Wrexham knocking out Arsenal in 1992, Stevenage comfortably beating Newcastle 3-1 in 2011 and Shrewsbury eliminating an Everton side which boasted Wayne Rooney in 2003.The draw for this year's third round has brought with it the potential for some more surprise results. Friday, January 6West Ham v Manchester City - 7.55pm - BBC One Saturday, January 7Manchester United v Reading - 12.30pm - BT Sport 2Preston v Arsenal - 5.30pm - BT Sport 2 Sunday, January 8Liverpool v Plymouth - 1.30pm - BT … [Read more...] about Which FA Cup matches are on TV? Third round live fixtures on BBC and BT Sport
GARETH BALE said he will "never forget" the carnival atmosphere that greeted Wales' heroes as they returned home to Cardiff.Dragons fans gathered in their thousands to welcome back their Euro 2016 semi-finalists this afternoon.They took over the temporarily renamed Cardiff 'Bale' Airport to cheer on the squad that put on the greatest footballing performance in the country's history. And Bale said: "It's amazing scenes and one we'll never forget."It's very special - seeing what it means to the whole country and obviously it's nice for us to say a little thank you for supporting us and being there with us for the journey."It's an incredible feeling and there is no prouder honour than putting on the red T-shirt for Wales. To share it with all these fans is incredible."Supporters craned their necks to catch a first glimpse of a group of players that came so close to being the first British team to reach a major tournament final for half a century.In the end … [Read more...] about Welsh soccer heroes touchdown to massive welcome on return to Cardiff
THIS reveller came up with a hilarious way of giving her feet a rest when partying on Black Eye Friday.The clubber in Cardiff has been hailed a "hero" on social media for replacing her heels with MCDONALD'S bags.She was pictured walking along the streets using the wrappers as footwear, while holding another bag of grub from the fast food joint.The unidentified woman was pictured among the boozy crowds on Friday night by photographer Matthew Horwood.He told Buzz Feed News that the scene amused him so much that he forgot to ask her name.“I was too busy laughing, not much surprises me anymore, but that did," he said.Do you know the woman who used McDonald's wrappers on her feet? If so contact Paul Harper via email on [email protected] were scenes of chaos as people partied hard on the last day of the working year for many, dubbed “Mad Friday” or “Black Eye Friday”.Thousands of boozing Brits filled bars and clubs across the country … [Read more...] about Hunt for reveller who put McDonald’s takeaway bags on her FEET after ditching high heels at the end of boozy night out
SIMON COX has found it hard to get on the pitch even to touch the ball thisCox, who has been down the pecking order at The Hawthorns, had even consideredBut now he hopes his FA Cup performance — as well as last week’s displayThe Republic of Ireland striker said: “With the Euros coming up, this next six“I said to the gaffer Roy Hodgson on Friday that if I am to guarantee my place“He said, ‘If you get the run of games, you’ve got to show what you can do’.“I don’t know if there has been any interest in me. As far as I am concerned IAlbion were without eight senior players with Cox drafted in for Shane LongAnd Championship outfit Cardiff City, with one eye on tomorrow’s Carling CupThe Baggies took the lead after just seven minutes when Tom Heaton’s kick wasCox got his first with a rare header just after the half-hour, meeting aBut three minutes later Cardiff began their fightback. When Shorey lostThen Joe Mason came … [Read more...] about West Brom 4 Cardiff 2
THOUSANDS of Ireland fans have hit Cardiff for the winner takes all World Cup qualifier against Wales.Martin O’Neill’s side take on the Dragons in the Cardiff City stadium as the Boys in Green look to bag the last qualifying spot for Russia 2018.Victory over Wales would guarantee us a play-off spot after Slovenia and Scotland’s 2-2 draw last night.Up to 10,000 fans are expected to descend on the Welsh capital before the game, despite just 3,500 tickets being allocated for the Green Army.Thousands more have made the trip empty-handed in the hope of nabbing a ticket last minute, including Dubliner Eoin Bridgeman who says it was too good an opportunity to turn down.Eoin told the Irish Sun: “We booked this trip almost a year ago now because we figured it would be a huge game and a potential decider, and it’s turned out to be a winner takes all game.“I’ve been going to games home and away for about 10 years now and this is the hardest I’ve … [Read more...] about THOUSANDS of Ireland fans hit Cardiff for the winner takes all World Cup qualifier against Wales
HUNDREDS of thousands of people took part in the protest march against Donald Trump in Washington DC - as millions attended rallies across the globe.An estimated 2.2million people worldwide took to the streets in the first full day of the billionaire businessman's presidency.Demonstrators descended on the National Mall in the US capital to march in opposition to the new president.More than 600 "sister marches" were planned across the country in cities including Chicago, New York, Los Angeles and Denver, and abroad in conjunction with the Women's March on Washington.Transport officials reported that as of 11am local time, the D.C. Metro had 275,000 passengers compared to just 193,000 by the same time yesterday before Trump's inauguration.Shortly afterwards, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced the metro system was at "full capacity" - while Associated Press reported that as the entire planned route filled with hundreds of thousands of protesters, organisers were unable lead … [Read more...] about Millions worldwide including Emma Watson, Madonna and Scarlett Johansson join Women’s Marches in protest against Trump on his first full day in power
DERBY COUNTY are understood to have had a bid of £7million for striker Tom Lawrence rejected by Leicester City.Lawrence, 23, has also been linked with a move to Brighton.He has made just four first-team appearances for Leicester since joining from Manchester United three years ago.But the Wales international enjoyed a superb time on loan at Ipswich Town last season.The fourth loan spell of his Leicester career saw him score 11 goals and make 11 assists for the Championship club.And Lawrence was one of the standout performers for Leicester in a dreary goalless draw at MK Dons on Friday.But it seems he must continue to stake a case for first-team recognition.Foxes' boss Craig Shakespeare saying: “Tom has still got another year with us. I am having a look at him.“His performances in pre-season have been decent, and his fitness levels are improving. We keep working with him and see what happens.”Championship Derby are keen to strengthen their attacking options … [Read more...] about Leicester City give Derby County the thumbs down over their £7million bid for striker Tom Lawrence