# Denial

This year
Rubiales insists Hermoso kiss was 'mutual' and 'consented'
The Spanish football federation president has faced unprecedented criticism.
Last year
Piastri says he will not replace Alonso despite Alpine announcement
Alpine had stated Piastri would make the step up from reserve driver next season, but the 21-year-old then tweeted that would not be the case.
Donnelly denies paying for retweets after hundreds of accounts share Twitter video
The minister and his Department said they did not pay for promotion of the tweet.
All time
Nike says split with Neymar over refusal to cooperate with sex assault probe
The shoe company said that its investigation into the alleged 2016 incident was inconclusive.
Vladimir Putin claims Alexei Navalny would be dead if Russia had poisoned opposition leader
It’s widely suggested that Russia was behind Navalny’s poisoning in August.
Hong Kong leader refuses to offer concessions as China State media bemoans election 'dirty tricks'
Carrie Lam vowed to “engage the people” but stopped short of offering concessions to anti-government protesters.
'We’ve had no chats about a British and Irish League' - Pro14 boss
Martin Anayi has ruled out Leinster, Munster, Ulster and Connacht playing in such a competition.
Manchester City deny players mocked Sean Cox or Hillsborough in 'Allez' chant
An altered version of Liverpool’s song appeared to be sung by Manchester City staff, but the club denied claims about the lyrics.
'This isn't me': R Kelly denies sexual abuse allegations in first TV interview since being charged
The R&B star said the allegations against him were just rumours as he faces 10 counts of aggravated criminal sex abuse.
Sadio Mané denies giving interview claiming Liverpool 'will be champions'
The bombastic quotes appeared in The Sun newspaper this morning.
'Give me a break' - Benzema rubbishes reports of involvement in attempted kidnapping
A former acquaintance who owes Real Madrid’s French striker €50,000 has made the allegation.
'The club is not for sale': Liverpool owners issue statement after Abu Dhabi proposal revealed
The cousin of Manchester City owner Sheikh Mansour reportedly made a world-record bid to purchase the Reds.
Actress Asia Argento denies sexual relationship with underage teen
It was reported that Argento, had paid actor and rock musician Jimmy Bennett $380,000 over the alleged 2013 incident at a Los Angeles hotel.
'Big lies' - Mourinho dismisses reports of Pogba row and talk he wants to leave
The Frenchman isn’t enjoying the best of times at Manchester United, but his manager insists there is no rift.
Wenger 'not fearful' of Arsenal losing star man in January
Alexis Sanchez is almost in the final six months of his Arsenal contract.
'These social media claims were completely false'
Gennaro Gattuso denied he threatened to quit his post following a disappointing loss at Verona.
'Bring it on': Republican candidate Roy Moore 'adamantly' denies latest allegations
Two more women have accused US Senate candidate Roy Moore of inappropriate conduct.
January transfer boost for Liverpool as Juventus rule out Emre Can raid
The German, who will be out of contract next summer, has been linked with the Italian champions.
Klopp: Liverpool do not need another centre-back
The German coach insists his side won’t be signing Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk.
'Presumed innocence': Top Vatican cardinal denies all charges of child sex abuse on first appearance in court
Cardinal George Pell made the denials despite the fact no pleas were required to be entered on his first appearance in Australian court.
Leicester star rubbishes Man United reports
Wilfred Ndidi has sought to distance himself from comments suggesting that he would consider a summer move to Old Trafford.
Vladimir Putin does not believe in man-made climate change
He says it has been around since the 1930s and is potentially a good thing.
PSG hit out at L'Equipe over story that Verratti and Matuidi were partying before Barca defeat
Allegations that the pair were in a nightclub two days before their Champions League exit have been shot down by the club.
'Alexis training ground bust-up rumours are completely false'
Arsene Wenger has insisted that such stories were created with the sole purpose of filling space in newspapers.
Ex-Man United youngster has not gone AWOL, insist Lazio
Reports that Ravel Morrison has refused to turn up to work have been rubbished by the Serie A club.
Police question two Irish rugby stars over alleged sexual offences
Ulster pair Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding were quizzed by the PSNI before being released.
Mourinho adamant Rooney going nowhere amid Everton rumours
“He was not happy in the last matches because he was on the bench,” the Portuguese coach added.
'I'm trying to find who bet the money!' - Conte laughs off rumours he's set for the sack
Speculation suggested the Chelsea boss was about to lose his job after heavy betting came in yesterday.
'That is something I would never, ever do. I would not put myself in that position'
Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink insists would never take payment for transfers after he was targeted by the Telegraph’s corruption probe.
Referee organisation denies Halsey claims of being asked to lie in match reports
The former referee’s said he was asked by PGMOL to lie about incidents during matches.
Athletics Ireland 'competely reject' claims athlete's Moldovan background cost him Olympic spot
Marathon runner Sergiu Ciobanu was not selected for the three-man team despite posting the third fastest time.
Leading Tipperary official doesn't envisage Hawk-Eye being fast-tracked for Thurles
The score detection technology will be in place for the Munster SHC quarter-final.
Van Gaal annoyed by Old Trafford 'empty seats' claims
The Dutch manager saw his side boost their bid for a Champions League spot against Crystal Palace last night.
'Did you speak to Florentino?' Van Gaal reacts angrily to De Gea exit rumours
The Spain international was widely reported to have been on the verge of a Bernabeu switch in September.
Eric Cantona is NOT making a return to football
The former Manchester United idol starred at Marseille as a player between 1988 and 1991.
Nadal sick of dealing with doping suspicions and feels 'Sharapova must be punished'
The Spaniard has used stem-cell therapy and Platelet Rich Plasma therapy in the past to aid his recovery from injury.
Carlos Tevez denies links with Boca hooligans after photo leak
The Argentina international was snapped at a dinner alongside several heavyweights of the club’s barra, but insisted the event was a one-off.
Phil Mickelson denies he lost a $5,000 bet to a 17-year-old golfer
Lefty also says the youngster has a lot to learn about golf”s unspoken etiquette.
Steven Gerrard will NOT be returning to Liverpool on loan
Jurgen Klopp says the club continue to struggle with injuries but he will not be forced into signing players in January.
Depay brands Giggs reprimand 'total nonsense'
“Some people collect stamps; I like fashion, discovering nice new things.”