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Joe Jordan wants to succeed Craig Levein as Scotland manager

Jordan wants the Scotland job! Proud Joe admits he wants to succeed sacked Levein

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UPDATED:

11:26 GMT, 6 November 2012


Out of work: Joe Jordan (left) was Harry Redknapp's assistant at Spurs until the summer

Out of work: Joe Jordan (left) was Harry Redknapp's assistant at Tottenham until their summer sackings

Joe Jordan is pleased to be mentioned as a possible Scotland manager as the search for Craig Levein's successor begins.

Nearly three weeks since the defeat to Belgium left Scotland bottom of their World Cup qualifying group with two points, the Scottish Football Association announced on Monday that Levein was no longer in charge.

Alex McLeish has ruled himself out of the running to return to the Scotland manager's job but has thrown his weight behind the appointment of Gordon Strachan.

But Jordan, who served as first-team coach
at Tottenham under Harry Redknapp, has welcomed reports linking him with
the Scotland job, with Strachan the favourite for the role among
bookmakers.

'I know there will be a lot of names, a lot of speculation,' Jordan, who has managed Hearts, Stoke and Bristol City, told BBC Radio 5 Live.

'I am Scottish, I'm a proud Scotsman and a person that wants to work.

Pride of Scotland: Jordan has built a fearsome reputation as a player (above) and in the dugout (below, with AC Milan's Gennaro Gattuso in February 2011)

Pride of Scotland: Jordan has built a fearsome reputation as a player (above) and in the dugout (below, with AC Milan's Gennaro Gattuso in February 2011)

Pride of Scotland: Jordan has built a fearsome reputation as a player (above) and in the dugout (below, with AC Milan's Gennaro Gattuso in February 2011)

Contenders for the Scotland job

GORDON STRACHAN

Interviewed for the job before Walter Smith took over in December 2004 before going on to lead Celtic to three consecutive titles and the last 16 of the Champions League. Has been out of a job since resigning from a poor spell at Middlesbrough but his success at Celtic and international playing career would make him a popular choice among many fans.

JOE JORDAN

The only Scot to score at three World Cup finals tournaments is still a hero of the Tartan Army but his last permanent management job ended in 1997, with Bristol City. Jordan has more recently been Harry Redknapp's assistant at Portsmouth and Tottenham.

OWEN COYLE

Recently sacked by relegated Bolton but earned respect for his previous roles at St Johnstone and Burnley along with his handling of Fabrice Muamba's health problems at Wanderers. The Glasgow-born former Airdrie, Dundee United and Motherwell striker represented the Republic of Ireland after being overlooked by Scotland.

WALTER SMITH

Turned around Scotland's fortunes after the turbulent reign of Berti Vogts but his departure for Rangers in the middle of the Euro 2008 qualifying campaign, and his cautious tactics, would mean his re-appointment would be greeted less than unanimously. The 64-year-old had already said he would not return to the role before he retired last year.

BILLY DAVIES

The former Motherwell manager has been out of work since June 2011 despite an impressive record in the Championship, where he led Preston, Derby and Nottingham Forest to the play-offs a total of five times, succeeding with County. The former protege of Craig Brown has stated that his reputation as a difficult employee has been exaggerated.

MARK WOTTE

The SFA's performance director is unlikely to be taken away from his crucial task of improving the talent pool in the long term. But the Dutchman could have a significant input into the appointment and possibly lead the SFA to a leftfield candidate.

GRAEME SOUNESS

Another who has previously been interviewed for the post, before George Burley took over in January 2008. His last coaching job, at Newcastle, ended in 2006 and the television pundit would have to rely on his stature as a player and charisma rather than his managerial record, which has been patchy since leaving Rangers in 1991.

STUART McCALL

Capped 40 times by Scotland, the Motherwell manager has earned plaudits for leading the Lanarkshire side to the Scottish Cup final and Champions League qualifiers. Recently laughed off his perceived position as a contender but his ability to lift morale could make him an SFA target.

BILLY STARK

The Scotland Under 21 manager has been handed temporary control after impressing in the role, leading his side to the play-offs and then second place in his two European qualifying campaigns.

'And, for my name to be mentioned, yes, it's nice to be linked with the national job.'

McLeish, out of a job since being sacked at Aston Villa at the end of last season, told talkSPORT: 'I left the national team to take up club football.

'I felt I was missing the day-to-day stuff. I wouldn't like to be unfair to Scotland fans in terms of coming back to the job and being a hypocrite.

'I don't want to come out and say I don't want the Scotland job, I'd never want to say that. But I do feel I've still got some time left in club football and that's what I want to focus on.

'There's nothing really pending, I had to have break after Aston Villa and now I've got itchy feet again.'

Strachan has emerged as one of the favourites to succeed Levein and McLeish believes it would be a shrewd appointment.

'Gordon looks a pretty good choice to me,' McLeish added.

'He's had great success at club level with Celtic. Whether he wants to come away from his TV role, because he's very good at that, is a big decision for him to make.'

The
SFA board, led by chief executive Stewart Regan and president Campbell
Ogilvie, held talks with Levein last Tuesday before a final verdict was
reached on Monday.

The
SFA were criticised for prolonging the decision by many, including
George Peat, who was president of the organisation when Levein was
appointed in December 2009.

Peat told BBC Scotland: 'I can't
believe that it took three weeks to make a decision. To be honest, it
could have been made in a couple of days.

'I certainly would have had the decision made long ago.

'What's disappointed me is that I believe there weren't really meetings held.

'My understanding was that most of
this was done by conference call and I cannot believe that such an
important decision was left to a conference call.

'I've had many a conference call in my time and they are not satisfactory at all.'

Another former Scotland striker, John
Robertson, believes Levein was starting to take the nation forward but
ultimately paid the price for a poor run of results.

HAVE YOUR SAY…

Who should replace Craig Levein as Scotland manager
Levein's reign was brought to an end on Monday – with the SFA citing his reluctance to carry on beyond the end of this World Cup campaign.

Craig Levein

TELL US WHAT YOU THINK

The former Dundee United boss won
just three of his 12 competitive matches and had collected just two
points from their opening four games in World Cup qualifying.

Yet Robertson, who won 16 caps for his country between 1990 and 1995, thinks some context needs to be given to that record.

'We've
been been up and down. We've got a lot of lads who are playing in the
Premiership and Championship in England,' he told BBC Radio 5 Live.
'He's done well and he's got some young lads who had a Scots leverage to play for us.

'But the results haven't been there.
It's a strange one because his competitive record doesn't look great.
He's won three, drawn four, lost five but two of those losses were
against Spain and I can't remember the last time Spain lost a qualifying
match in any competition. Take those two out and it's a reasonable record.

'Overall, he's won 10, he's lost nine and he's drawn five and that's been deemed not good enough and a lot of those were friendlies.

'It's a difficult one. He's worked extremely, extremely hard.'

As well as Jordan and Strachan, Kenny Dalglish has also been linked with the post although Robertson concedes whoever takes charge faces a tough challenge.

'It's a hard job. The Tartan Army demand a lot, the press demand a lot. The players are certainly talented but it's getting the results, you have to get results as a manager,' Robertson added.

'I don't see the benefit of changing mid-campaign because if one of the big guns that they're talking about – Strachan, Dalglish, Joe Jordan – come in and don't do well for the rest of the campaign they could be under pressure before the end of this campaign finishes.'

That's your lot, Levein…

Scotland midfielder Charlie Adam has blamed the press for the sacking of Craig Levein as national team manager. 'Can't believe the Scottish papers got what they wanted,' he said.

John Greechan gave his take on Levein's sacking in the SCOTTISH DAILY MAIL today:

'There remains a note of defeatism at home and abroad, an argument that our players are just too incompetent, too feeble in terms of ability, versatility and physique, to succeed in the demanding world of international football – regardless of who is in charge.

'Accept that if you like. Some of us will continue to argue that, marshalled correctly by a manager sufficiently diligent and intelligent to recognise not only the weaknesses but strengths at his disposal, Scotland at least have a slugger's shot of punching above their weight.'

Gennaro Gattuso signs for FC Sion

Gattuso snubs Rangers return as he pens two-year deal with Swiss side FC Sion

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UPDATED:

15:10 GMT, 15 June 2012

Former Italy midfielder Gennaro Gattuso has agreed a two-year deal with FC Sion.

The 34-year-old was released by AC Milan at the end of last season after 13 years at the Serie A club.

He had been linked with a return to former employers Rangers, but the uncertainty surrounding their future prompted Gattuso to look elsewhere.

Signing on: Italian midfielder Gennaro Gattuso shakes hands with the FC Sion president Christian Constantin

Signing on: Italian midfielder Gennaro Gattuso shakes hands with the FC Sion president Christian Constantin

Sion announced the player's arrival on their official website, presenting him at a press conference.

Gattuso twice won the Serie A title with Milan, as well as two Champions League trophies. He was also a member of Italy's World Cup winning squad in 2006.

AC Milan back in for Man City striker Carlos Tevez

Milan plan to sell Robinho to fund move for City striker Tevez

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08:36 GMT, 15 May 2012

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UPDATED:

08:36 GMT, 15 May 2012

AC Milan are preparing a fresh move for Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez.

The Italian giants are ready to sell Brazilian playmaker Robinho to help fund a summer bid.

Milan target: Manchester City's Carlos Tevez

Milan target: Manchester City's Carlos Tevez

Milan tried to sign Tevez in January but the deal collapsed after the two clubs failed to agree a fee.

Sporting director Adriano Galliani said: 'We will do everything we can to take him.'

The Italian giants are planning a summer overhaul of their squad with Rino Gattuso, Pippo Inzhaghi, Mark Van Bommel and Alessandro Nesta all leaving in the summer.

Rino Gattuso wants Rangers return

Gattuso wants 'dream' Rangers return after calling time on AC Milan career

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UPDATED:

09:30 GMT, 15 May 2012

Rino Gattuso has made the first move in his bid to seal a sensational return to Rangers by speaking to members of Charles Green's consortium.

Gattuso brought the curtain down on a 13-year trophy-laden spell with AC Milan at the weekend and is keen on a move back to Ibrox.

The 34-year-old joined the Gers in 1997 and met his wife Monica during his 15-month spell with the club.

Farewell: Rino Gattuso said goodbye to AC Milan at the weekend

Farewell: Rino Gattuso said goodbye to AC Milan at the weekend

She is keen to spend more time with her family in Glasgow and Gattuso also fancies another stint in Scotland.

The 2006 World Cup winner told the Daily Record: 'I'd like to play for Rangers, that's my dream. However, they are going through a complicated situation right now.

'I've spoken to some people who are looking to enter the club but we'll have to wait and see what happens. They are not the only option. I'm not bothered about money. I want an experience that will touch me emotionally.'

Green was unveiled as the figurehead of a 20-man consortium drawn from English, Middle Eastern and Far Eastern investors.

Fresh faced: A young Gattuso in action for Rangers

Fresh faced: A young Gattuso in action for Rangers

He will try to rush through an 'irrevocable' 8.5million offer to creditors in the hope of avoiding an Ibrox newco scenario by June 6.

A source close to 59-year-old Yorkshireman Green said: 'We heard about the Gattuso story when we were up in Scotland at the weekend.

'We asked Sandy Jardine how old Gattuso is. We joked we could sign Paul Scholes and Ryan Giggs too and become a Dad's Army!

'Seriously, I think Gattuso is trying to put himself in the shop window, rather than us getting in contact with him.

Tribute: AC Milan fans were sad to see Gattuso call time on his San Siro career

Tribute: AC Milan fans were sad to see Gattuso call time on his San Siro career

'Nothing has been discussed in terms of players coming in but we certainly wouldn't rule anything out at this stage.'

Rangers are under a transfer embrago but their appeal will be heard this week.

Gattuso was sold to Salernitana when Dick Advocaat took over from walter Smith as rangers boss and the midfielder spent a season there before joining Milan.

He has won two Champions Leagues, two Serie A titles and one Italian Cup.

Filippo Inzaghi and Gennaro Gattuso to leave AC Milan

Stalwarts Inzaghi and Gattuso follow Nesta out of Milan

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UPDATED:

18:22 GMT, 11 May 2012

Filippo Inzaghi and Gennaro Gattuso
both announced they will be leaving AC Milan in the summer.

The veteran pair follow in
the footsteps of Alessandro Nesta, who revealed that he was leaving the
Serie A club on Thursday.

'The first and only thing that I want
you to know forever is this: I played and won for us,' striker Inzaghi,
38, said in a statement on the Milan website.

Emotional: Filippo Inzaghi spent more than a decade at Milan

Emotional: Filippo Inzaghi spent more than a decade at Milan

'Playing without sharing emotions means nothing, but you and I, we, we did everything together. We were always on the same wavelength, and no-one will ever take that away from us.'

Midfielder Gattuso, 34, said he planned to go away.

'I'm going away for a year, this is goodbye. The moment has come to move myself away, but I don't know yet where I will go,' he said.

Stalwart: Gennaro Gattuso

Stalwart: Gennaro Gattuso

The pair won two Serie A titles and two Champions League crowns over more than a decade at the club, and both were World Cup winners with Italy in 2006.

The departures will necessitate some rebuilding work at Milan, who lost their Serie A title to Juventus last weekend.

Sports photographs 2011: How Sportsmail"s team captured the year

In the frame… How Sportsmail”s brilliant team of photographers captured the year

2011 was a fantastic year for sport and Sportsmail’s photographers were always on hand to record the most memorable events.

Here are a selection of their favourite pictures…

Stretching a point: Ashley Cole shows his finely honed physique when controlling the ball during Englands 2-2 draw against Switzerland at Wembley in June

Stretching a point: Ashley Cole shows his finely honed physique when controlling the ball during Englands 2-2 draw against Switzerland at Wembley in June

Group hug: Rio Ferdinand celebrates with Nemanja Vidic and Ryan Giggs as Manchester United move to within a point of a record 19th title following a 2-1 home win over Chelsea in May

Group hug: Rio Ferdinand celebrates with Nemanja Vidic and Ryan Giggs as Manchester United move to within a point of a record 19th title following a 2-1 home win over Chelsea in May

Golden wonder: Sam Waley-Cohen, on Long Run, becomes the first amateur in 30 years to win the Cheltenham Gold Cup, in March

Golden wonder: Sam Waley-Cohen, on Long Run, becomes the first amateur in 30 years to win the Cheltenham Gold Cup, in March

Cup hero: Carlos Tevez is mobbed by fans on his way up the Wembley steps to lift the FA Cup after Manchester City

Cup hero: Carlos Tevez is mobbed by fans on his way up the Wembley steps to lift the FA Cup after Manchester City”s 1-0 win over Stoke in May

Locking horns: Ukrainian heavyweight boxing brothers Wladimir and Vitali Klitschko take a moment away from the ring to play a game of chess for a special Sportsmail feature back in June. Both boxers are avid chess players

Locking horns: Ukrainian heavyweight boxing brothers Wladimir and Vitali Klitschko take a moment away from the ring to play a game of chess for a special Sportsmail feature back in June. Both boxers are avid chess players

Standing tall: midfielder Scott Parker speaks to Sportsmail in May about being voted Footballer of the Year

Standing tall: midfielder Scott Parker speaks to Sportsmail in May about being voted Footballer of the Year

Bowled over: Tim Bresnan wheels away after taking the wicket of VVS Laxman during day one of England

Bowled over: Tim Bresnan wheels away after taking the wicket of VVS Laxman during day one of England”s third Test against India at Edgbaston in August. England won the series 4-0and became the No 1 Test team in the world

Head over heels: Wayne Rooney celebrates his stunning winner in Manchester United Head over heels: Wayne Rooney celebrates his stunning winner in Manchester United

Head over heels: Wayne Rooney celebrates his stunning winner in Manchester United”s 2-1 derby win over City at Old Trafford in February

Babe in arms: Bath and England rugby star Matt Banahan with three-week-old son Joseph in May

Babe in arms: Bath and England rugby star Matt Banahan with three-week-oldson Joseph in May

Not close, but a cigar: Miguel Angel Jimenez, tied fifth, warms up for his final round at The Open at Royal St George

Not close, but a cigar: Miguel Angel Jimenez, tied fifth, warms up for his final round at The Open at Royal St George”s in June. He finished tied 25th

Pick on someone your own age: AC Milan

Pick on someone your own age: AC Milan”s Gennaro Gattuso attacks Tottenham coach Joe Jordan afterSpurs” 1-0 San Siro win in February

Heart of class: Tottenham

Heart of class: Tottenham”s Gareth Bale celebrates his opener in the 3-1 victory at Fulham in November

Glove story: George Groves lands a punch on James DeGale at Wembley in May, the night he won the British super-middleweight belt

Glove story: George Groves lands a punch on James DeGale at Wembley in May, the night he won the Britishsuper-middleweight belt

Roll with it: Andy Murray earns a standing ovation on Wimbledon

Roll with it: Andy Murray earns a standing ovation on Wimbledon”s Centre Court in June after this cheeky “hotdog” shot

Stadium of delight: Sunderland boss Martin O

Stadium of delight: Sunderland boss Martin O”Neill jumps for joy after David Vaughan equalises against Blackburn during the Irishmans first game in charge in December

London calling: Tyson Gay in Florida in March, already focusing on how to beat sprint king Usain Bolt at next year

London calling: Tyson Gay in Florida in March, already focusing on how to beat sprint king Usain Bolt at next year”s Olympics

Hotshot: Robin van Persie celebrates his second goal of the match against Wigan at the Emirates in January

Hotshot: Robin van Persie celebrates his second goal of the match against Wigan at the Emirates in January

The bumps: Pep Guardiola celebrates with his Barcelona players after winning the Champions League in May

The bumps: Pep Guardiola celebrates with his Barcelona players after winning the Champions League in May

It

It”s no Djok: Novak Djokovic reacts after winning Wimbledon in July

Tastes sweet: Stephen Carr (left) and Lee Bowyer celebrate Birmingham

Tastes sweet: Stephen Carr (left) and Lee Bowyer celebrate Birmingham”s Carling Cup triumph in February

Up for the cup: Birmingham manager Alex McLeish lifts the silverware after beating Arsenal

Up for the cup: Birmingham manager Alex McLeish lifts the silverware after beating Arsenal

Centre of attention: Andy Murray displays the strain of another hard-fought campaign at Wimbledon

Centre of attention: Andy Murray displays the strain of another hard-fought campaign at Wimbledon

Leader: Reinstated England captain John Terry heads out for training at the Millennium Stadium in March

Leader: Reinstated England captain John Terry heads out for training at the Millennium Stadium in March

Nice and dry: Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini protects himself from the rain with some unusual headgear

Nice and dry: Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini protects himself from the rain with some unusual headgear

Says it all: Cristiano Ronaldo takes a seat as Real Madrid knock Tottenham out of Europe in April

Says it all: Cristiano Ronaldo takes a seat as Real Madrid knock Tottenham out of Europe in April

Match-winner: Ashley Young (left) scores for England against Wales at Wembley in September

Match-winner: Ashley Young (left) scores for England against Wales at Wembley in September

Ouch: Chris Ashton is tackled as Ireland scupper England

Ouch: Chris Ashton is tackled as Ireland scupper England”s Grand Slam dreams in March

Start of something: John Terry (centre) and Anton Ferdinand (second left) during the infamous match at Loftus Road in October. Terry has since been charged with making racist comments towards the defender, which he denies

Start of something: John Terry (centre) and Anton Ferdinand (second left) during the infamous match at Loftus Road in October. Terry has since been charged with making racist comments towards the defender, which he denies

The finger: Emmanuel Frimpong (right) shows Arsenal old-boy Samir Nasri (second left) what he thinks of him

The finger: Emmanuel Frimpong (right) shows Arsenal old-boy Samir Nasri (second left) what he thinks of him

Superman: England wing Chris Ashton scores his fourth try of the match against Italy in February

Superman: England wing Chris Ashton scores his fourth try of the match against Italy in February

Grey day: Sergio Garcia on the 5th tee during a practice round for the Open at Royal St George

Grey day: Sergio Garcia on the 5th tee during a practice round for the Open at Royal St George”s in July

Good luck: Peter Uihlein tries to escape from the giant bunker at the 4th at Sandwich

Good luck: Peter Uihlein tries to escape from the giant bunker at the 4th at Sandwich

Beaten: Liverpool keeper Pepe Reina can

Beaten: Liverpool keeper Pepe Reina can”t keep out Steve Sidwell”s shot in a 5-2 win at Fulham in May

All fall down: Park Ji-sung (right) is upended by Chelsea

All fall down: Park Ji-sung (right) is upended by Chelsea”s Yuri Zhirkov (left)

Clanger: Tottenham goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes gropes for the ball after spilling a Frank Lampard shot at Stamford Brodge in April. The goal was given and Spurs lost

Clanger: Tottenham goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes gropes for the ball after spilling a Frank Lampard shot at Stamford Brodge in April. The goal was given and Spurs lost

Early start: William Fox-Pitt takes his horse for a gallop on Exmouth beach at dawn

Early start: William Fox-Pitt takes his horse for a gallop on Exmouth beach at dawn

What a mess: Chris Ashton in the room he shared with England team-mate Ben Foden during the Six Nations

What a mess: Chris Ashton in the room he shared with England team-mate Ben Foden during the Six Nations

Fallen idol: A broken picture of Winston Bogarde and the UEFA Super Cup he won with Barcelona, lies - upside down at his former home

Fallen idol: A broken picture of Winston Bogarde and the UEFA Super Cup he won with Barcelona, lies – upside down at his former home

Triumph: Wladimir Klitschko (centre) celebrates his victory over David Haye in Hamburg in July

Triumph: Wladimir Klitschko (centre) celebrates his victory over David Haye in Hamburg in July

Sport images of the year… 2011

Sport images of the year… 2011

It has been yet another memorable year in the world of sport – and there are some incredible images that will remain ingrained in our minds. Here, online sports picture editor Dave Muir compiles his pick of pics for 2011…

Frankie Dettori leaps for joy after winning the Irish Thoroughbred Marketing Cherry Hinton Stakes on Gamilati at Newmarket

Frankie Dettori leaps for joy after winning the Irish Thoroughbred Marketing Cherry Hinton Stakes on Gamilati at Newmarket

Wayne Rooney is captured mid-air as he scores a stunning overhead kick for Manchester United against arch rivals City at Old Trafford

Wayne Rooney is captured mid-air as he scores a stunning overhead kick for Manchester United against arch rivals City at Old Trafford

Mexico

Mexico”s Gabriel Martinez lands a blow on Mark Melligen of the Philippines during their welterweight fight at the Mandalay Bay Events Centre in Las Vegas

Cross country skiers race over a frozen lake in the Engadin Ski Marathon in Switzerland

Cross country skiers race over a frozen lake in the Engadin Ski Marathon in Switzerland

Adam Kleeberger - complete with huge beard - in action for Canada against Japan at the Rugby World Cup

Adam Kleeberger – complete with huge beard – in action for Canada against Japan at the Rugby World Cup

Miguel Angel Jimenez warms up with stretches and a cigar before the final round of the Open at Royal St George

Miguel Angel Jimenez warms up with stretches and a cigar before the final round of the Open at Royal St George”s in Sandwich

Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel celebrates winning his second F1 championship at the Japanese Grand Prix in Suzuka

Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel celebrates winning his second F1 championship at the Japanese Grand Prix in Suzuka

Novak Djokovic tastes the Centre Court grass after beating Rafael Nadal in the Wimbledon final at the All England Tennis Club

Novak Djokovic tastes the Centre Court grass after beating Rafael Nadal in the Wimbledon final at the All England Tennis Club

An aerial view of the London 2012 Olympic Stadium on July 27 to mark one year to go before the Games

An aerial view of the London 2012 Olympic Stadium on July 27 to mark one year to go before the Games

Tottenham coach Joe Jordan goes toe-to-toe with AC Milan

Tottenham coach Joe Jordan goes toe-to-toe with AC Milan”s Gennaro Gattuso during the Champions League match at the San Siro

Maxime Bouet leads the AG2R La Mondiale team during the second stage of the Tour de France time trial in Cholet

Maxime Bouet leads the AG2R La Mondiale team during the second stage of the Tour de France time trial in Cholet

England

England”s James Anderson celebrates his catch to dismiss Australia”s Peter Siddle in front of the Barmy Army during day five of the final Ashes Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground

Tom Daley performs a dive into the pool of the newly-finished Aquatics Centre at the Olympic Park in Stratford, London

Tom Daley performs a dive into the pool of the newly-finished Aquatics Centre at the Olympic Park in Stratford, London

Rory McIlroy takes a shot off the helipad at the Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai as part of a publicity stunt

Rory McIlroy takes a shot off the helipad at the Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai as part of a publicity stunt

Equestrian rider William Fox-Pitt takes his horse for a gallop on Exmouth beach as part of a shoot for Sportsmail

Equestrian rider William Fox-Pitt takes his horse for a gallop on Exmouth beach as part of a shoot for Sportsmail