Ozil reacts to Arsenal winning FA Cup after not attending Wembley final

Mesut Ozil sent a message of congratulations to his Arsenal teammates as the Gunners won the FA Cup in the German’s absence on Saturday. A brace from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang saw the Gunners come from a goal down to beat Chelsea 2-1 at Wembley, after Christian Pulisic had opened the scoring for the Blues early on in the match. Ozil wasn’t at the game having been told by manager Mikel Arteta earlier in the week that he wasn’t going to be in his matchday squad, which featured nine substitutes. Instead, the…

Britney Spears’ Dad Speaks Out About Her Conservatorship and the #FreeBritney Movement

Britney Spears‘ dad isn’t holding back his thoughts. Jamie Spears opened up about his daughter’s conservatorship and the #FreeBritney movement in a candid interview with The Post on Saturday, August 1. According to the publication, the pop star’s father described the call to #FreeBritney as “a joke.” “All these conspiracy theorists don’t know anything. The world don’t have a clue,” he told the publication. “It’s up to the court of California to decide what’s best for my daughter. It’s no one else’s business.” Jamie also addressed claims that he has been taking money…

Sport is on the ropes thanks to £400m of Tory cuts to grassroots clubs

The very mention of Boris Johnson and boxing gym owner Paddy Benson’s face darkens… Then it’s gloves off as he sets about the PM’s boast as London mayor 10 years ago about an Olympics “legacy” to make sport accessible for everyone. Because a Sunday Mirror investigation today reveals the exact opposite has happened. The Tories have slashed funds for grassroots sports clubs by £400million in the eight years since those glorious Games. And clubs in the poorest parts of the country have been hit the hardest. “It makes me feel…

Frank Lampard’s message to Chelsea’s beaten FA Cup stars

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard told his players to focus on the fact they recorded a top-four finish in the Premier League and reached an FA Cup final rather than Saturday’s defeat. Little was expected of the Blues at the start of the season given Lampard’s lack of top-flight managerial experience and the large number of youngsters he had to field because of his club’s transfer ban. But they proved the doubters wrong by qualifying for next season’s Champions League and ended the season with a runners-up medal in the Cup.…

How Peter Crouch went from gawky teen to having a curry with the future King

When asked what he would be if he wasn’t a footballer, Peter Crouch fired back a cracking one-liner. “A virgin,” the lanky striker replied. It was a brilliant example of self-deprecating humour from a man ribbed by supporters for his appearance and gangly 6ft 7in frame. At QPR, fans famously likened him to Rodney Trotter, from TV’s Only Fools and Horses. During his days at Liverpool, supporters came up with this chant: “He’s big, he’s red, his feet stick out the bed.” And at just about every other ground, his…

Eddie Howe leaves Bournemouth by mutual consent after Premier League relegation

Eddie Howe has left his job as Bournemouth manager by mutual consent. The Cherries were relegated from the Premier League last weekend after a five-year stay in the top-flight, and Howe has decided to call time on what was his second spell at the Vitality Stadium. Howe said: “Having spent a total of 25 years with the club as both a player and a manager this decision – made together with the club – is one of the hardest I’ve ever had to make. “However, although the affection and love…

How Adele’s seven stone weight loss has transformed her wardrobe

British national treasure Adele has wowed the world with her transformative weight loss, but her wardrobe has also undergone a major change. The Someone Like You star, 32, has caused shockwaves with her stunning svelte figure after dropping seven stone. However, her wardrobe has transformed from large glamorous slimming dresses to figure-hugging and revealing outfits. The musical talent was well-known for her lengthy and conservative dress sense, a notable difference from many stars’ skimpier red carpet numbers. Take this grand red number from the 2016 BRIT Awards, where she looked…

Holly Willoughby gives rare look at her freckles in sun-kissed selfie

Holly Willoughby has showcased her natural beauty in a stunning new selfie. The This Morning presenter took to Instagram to share the fresh-faced snap with her 6.8million followers. The 39-year-old took a moment to capture her glowing appearance while she soaked up the London sunshine during the heatwave on Saturday. The proud mum-of-three let her sun-kissed freckles shine through in the stunning snap. Holly added a subtle slick of mascara to make her green eyes pop but left the rest of her features completely makeup free. She looked seaside ready…

Arteta hints at Aubameyang future plans after FA Cup final win

Mikel Arteta believes Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is destined to extend his stay at Arsenal after the striker guided the Gunners to victory in the FA Cup final. Aubameyang struck either side of half-time to overturn an early deficit and beat Chelsea 2-1 in the Wembley showdown. The Gabon star’s future has been the subject of huge speculation as his contract at the Emirates Stadium expires next summer. He is linked with a move to Inter Milan or Barcelona, but Arteta is desperate for the talismanic forward to sign a new deal.…

Deadliest Catch Star Mahlon Reyes Dead at 38

Mahlon Reyes, who worked as a deckhand on Deadliest Catch, has died, E! News has learned. The reality TV personality was only 38 years old. Discovery Channel confirmed Reyes’ death to us and said it was “very sad news.” Their statement read, “Our thoughts and prayers go to his family.” Moreover, the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office told E! News Reyes passed away in his hometown of Whitefish, Montana. At this time, the star’s official cause of death is pending as they await the autopsy and toxicology reports. According to TMZ, who first broke the news, Reyes passed away after suffering from a heart…