Conte trusts Christensen to stand-in for David Luiz for key Chelsea triple-header

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is confident Andreas Christensen is capable of replacing the suspended David Luiz for a key triple-header that includes a clash with title rivals Manchester City. David Luiz received his first-ever Premier League red card with three minutes remaining of Sunday’s 0-0 home draw against rivals Arsenal for a high challenge on

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Wayne Rooney gets two-year driving ban, 12-month community order for drunk-driving

Everton striker Wayne Rooney has been given a two-year driving ban and a 12-month community order after admitting a charge of drink-driving. The former England captain pleaded guilty at Stockport Magistrates court on Monday. Rooney, who reportedly expects to be fined two weeks’ wages by his club, must complete 100 hours of unpaid work as

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Stuttgart captain Gentner suffers multiple facial fractures in horror collision

Christian Gentner sustained several facial fractures against Wolfsburg but Stuttgart expect him to make a full recovery. Stuttgart have confirmed captain Christian Gentner suffered multiple facial fractures in a collision with Wolfsburg’s Koen Casteels on Saturday. The 32-year-old jumped for a header in the Wolfsburg penalty area in the closing minutes of the Bundesliga encounter

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