Barcelona continued to prepare for the new season on Wednesday as their players who had been absent from this summer’s World Cup were put through their paces in 30°C heat.
It may have taken him a week, but Jack Wilshere has finally had his say on Luke Shaw’s new set of pearly white teeth. Shaw’s post on Instagram received thousands of comments.
Accompanied by family including wife Marine and children Anna-Rose and Giuliana as well as the mayor of Nice Christian Estrosi, Lloris lifted a trophy of the city’s emblem – an eagle.
JOHN McGARRY AT PARKHEAD: Brendan Rodgers told Jozo Simunovic he could have no complaints about his red card against Alashkert after a dominant Celtic victory.
Manchester United defender Axel Tuanzebe has won a Guinness World Record for the fastest game of Hungry Hungry Hippos ever completed by clearing it in a lightning-quick 17.36 seconds.
New Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has started running the rule over his squad and there are a number of youngsters at the club who will be hoping to catch the Italian’s eye during pre-season.
Lionel Messi has headed to the Balearic Islands off of the coast of Spain to put his World Cup misery behind him and recharge ahead of the new La Liga season.