Eddie Jones’ 2023 gamble: England’s new dream team or too many cooks? There will be new faces when England’s training squad meets, among them some eye-catching coaching appointments Richard Cockerill impressed at Edinburgh but the former Leicester coach comes with a reputation for being uncompromising. Photograph: Ryan Hiscott/INPHO/Shutterstock
Nottingham Forest appoint Steve Cooper as new head coachFormer Swansea manager took training on TuesdayHe replaces Chris Hughton, who was sacked last week Steve Cooper pictured in April during his time in charge of Swansea. Photograph: Athena Pictures/Getty Images
Paul Merson comes to the door of his house holding a baby. Somehow it is not what you expect of Paul Merson. A pint pot or a betting slip or a rolled up £20 note in his hand, perhaps. But, no, here he is with his eight-month-old daughter Sadie gurgling cheerfully in his arms.