Andy Long has been forced to retire from rugby with immediate effect, following medical advice after a degenerative neck injury.
The Northampton Saints hooker had been due to join Gloucester Rugby later this summer. The 34-year-old, who was capped twice by England, made his 201st (and final) Aviva Premiership Rugby appearance in the semi-final loss to Harlequins earlier this month.
A young West Ham fan seen tearfully reacting to his side's humiliation at Nottingham Forest has been offered a VIP apology by the club.
The days of knowing exactly how much a match ticket is going to cost you could soon be a thing of the past.
The eight month wait for a buyer of Nottingham Forest looks to be nearing an end.