Tottenham’s Nuno has ‘big issues’ as two players test positive for Covid-19Tottenham duo will now have to isolate for 10 daysSpurs have four South Americans returning late from duty Nuno Espírito Santo’s problems are mounting at Spurs with two players testing positive for Covid-19. Photograph: Nigel French/PA
Benítez vows to stay at Everton amid Newcastle speculationEverton manager rules out potential return to former clubBenítez made a promise to reject any approach from Newcastle Rafael Benítez is keen to build on Everton’s impressive start since taking over as manager from Carlo Ancelotti in the summer. Photograph: Paul Greenwood/Shutterstock
‘Prioritise football’: Solskjær wants returning Rashford to focus on UnitedManchester United striker back from injury at LeicesterRashford has campaigned against child poverty Ole Gunnar Solskjær says Marcus Rashford has a challenge on his hands. Photograph: Matthew Peters/Manchester United/Getty Images
Under the gaze of Eddie Jones in the stands, Sale’s 20-year-old scrum-half Raffi Quirke had an excellent audition for the England squad which is due to be announced on Monday as his brace of tries – including a last-gasp score – helped Sale to deny Harlequins a win.
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The X-factor that has carried Cameron Norrie to the Indian Wells semi-final? It’s his heart, according to Norrie’s long-term coach Facundo Lugones. And Lugones meant this in a literal sense: not courage or resilience, but four valves and a bloody big pump.