# main man

Last year
'Every game he plays is like some highlights reel' - Springboks plan for Dupont
Hours after threatening to sue club, Victor Osimhen stars for Napoli
Kane 'totally committed' to Tottenham, Postecoglou says
'ROG tried to get him to La Rochelle, but this is why Crowley stuck around'
Iain Henderson on Ireland's plan to contain Finn Russell
Ronaldo starts with a win after becoming best-paid footballer in history
All time
Lionel Messi revels in 'crazy' Argentina success
Kylian Mbappe misses France training ahead of England clash
'I’ve been really surprised at his mentality' – Pep Guardiola hails Erling Haaland’s impact
Neil Lennon backed to give Cypriots edge against Man United
Sexton declares himself fit for next week and says 'this is a special day for everyone in Ireland'
Johnny Sexton set to return as Ireland captain against Italy
'I'm excited to see Joey just being himself. He's one hell of a player'
Mohamed Salah says he’s ‘not asking for crazy stuff’ in new Liverpool contract
Rafael Benitez defends decision to play Seamus Coleman on the left
Newcastle targeting Unai Emery
Graeme Mulcahy stars as Kilmallock land Limerick hurling title against Patrickswell
Gareth Bale’s hat-trick snatches Wales victory
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer tells Man United forwards to expect Cristiano Ronaldo to start
Romelu Lukaku rejoins Chelsea for club record fee of £97m
Haaland wins Bundesliga Player of the Year award
David Moyes puts West Ham's recent defensive issues down to 'not having Declan Rice'
Wales boss Pivac applauds ‘exciting’ 20-year-old wing Rees-Zammit after Scotland win
'The last 3 or 4 years have gone almost perfect for me'
Brilliant Bundee Aki leads Connacht to thrilling win over Glasgow in Galway
'There is only one contender for player of the year. It has to be Jordan Henderson'
'Do you believe me now?' - Gerrard marvels at '£50million' Morelos
De Bruyne sees himself as leader at Manchester City
'You get to a point where you just put the team first'
'It has taken a while but it was worth the wait and I’m incredibly proud'
Mane scores and misses penalty as Senegal nudge into AFCON quarter-finals
Maradona had better Argentina team-mates than 'extraordinary' Messi
'He's just a real leader. He brings so much to the group in terms of that leadership quality'
'Public uproar' - critics round on Cannavaro over China role
'Right now it's Bernardo and 10 more players'
Lionel Messi comes off the bench to rescue below-par Barcelona
Johnny Sexton crowned World Rugby Player of the Year
Cristiano Ronaldo keeps Juventus perfect in Serie A
Sensational Sexton shows his class and composure for Ireland
Can Ronaldo drag workmanlike Portugal to World Cup glory?