Manchester United racked up their fifth straight victory since the Ole Gunnar Solskjaer replaced Jose MourinhoRead the full story ›
A motorist had almost four times the legal limit of alcohol in his breath when he drove the wrong way along the M4.Read the full story ›
A much-changed Watford maintained their 100 per cent start to the season with a 2-0 win at Championship Reading in the Carabao CupRead the full story ›
John O'Shea is to continue his playing career at Reading after bringing his seven-year stay at Sunderland to a close.
Press Association Sport understands the 37-year defender, who made his 118th and final appearance for the Republic of Ireland against the United States on Saturday evening, has agreed a deal with the Sky Bet Championship club.
O'Shea indicated at a press conference in Dublin on Friday that he had had no contact with the Black Cats over an extended stay at the Stadium of Light, where he signed a one-year extension last summer.
The former Manchester United star made 40 appearances for Sunderland last season, but could not prevent the club from slipping to a second successive relegation.
He has previously indicated that he wanted to continue playing for another season, but that his longer-term future could lie in coaching and management.
Paul Clement has been appointed as manager of Reading, the Sky Bet Championship club have announced.
The former Derby boss had been out of work since he was sacked by Swansea in December.
Reading parted company with Jaap Stam on Wednesday and have moved quickly to appoint a new manager with only three points separating the club from the Championship relegation zone.
Reading chief executive Ron Gourlay says he is pleased to bring in a coach who has worked at top European clubs such as Real Madrid and Bayern Munich.
"I am delighted to have secured the services of a hugely experienced forward-thinking manager like Paul, who I have personally worked alongside during our time spent at Chelsea," said Gourlay.
"Not only has he coached at some of the greatest clubs in Europe, winning trophies, league titles and European honours and working with some of the greatest players in the world, fundamentally he also has a rich understanding of English football having managed in both the Championship and the Premier League in recent years.
"Now, everyone at Reading Football Club is fully behind Paul and his squad of players as, together, we initially set our sights on an eight-game battle and continue to strive to take this club forward."
Jaap Stam has left his position as manager of Reading by mutual consent, the Championship club have annnounced.Read the full story ›
"I'd like a second look at him again if he comes in, because he's a bit of all right," 87-year-old Pat said after she met George Clooney.Read the full story ›
The actor took a card and a bunch of flowers for long-time admirer Pat Adams as she celebrated her 87th birthday.Read the full story ›
The 10-year-old boy killed in an accident in a Topshop store died after a queue barrier fell on his head, an inquest has heard.Read the full story ›
Police have said the child, named locally as Kaden Reddick, died after an accident involving a barrier inside the Reading outlet.Read the full story ›