The former England skipper's 243 off 407 balls set the hosts up for an emphatic victory.
Paulinho's unveiling at Barcelona was awkward, with the Brazilian failing to impress. Here are some of the best and worst new signing announcements in football history.
Exclusive: Gary Lineker believes Tottenham striker Harry Kane should already be recognised as one the world’s best players and believes his price tag soared past the £100m mark long ago.
After Marco Asensio punished Barcelona for their decision not to sign him by scoring against them for Real Madrid in the Spanish Super Cup, we've picked out six more regretful transfer misses.
Following Neymar's arrival at Paris Saint-Germain, there has been speculation around the future of Julian Draxler. Here are some of the German's possible destinations.
Tottenham Hotspur legend Ledley King on Spurs v Chelsea, their season at Wembley, improving the squad and his predictions for the weekend.
As his recovery from a footy injury progresses slowly, Australia have opted to rest Mitchell Starc against India with the Ashes looming.
Boss of Goss Kevin Darling delivers his Friday rumours as Real Madrid target David de Gea (again) and Manchester United try to sign Ivan Perisic (again)
Shane Perkins will race for Russia after his application for citizenship was ratified by president Vladimir Putin.
Chelsea star Eden Hazard could eventually go on to win the Ballon d’Or, according to his Belgium international team-mate Radja Nainggolan.
When Chelsea take on Tottenham at Wembley on Sunday, Blues fans will be right to feel a little nervous.
Everton's Europa League qualifying play-off first leg victory over Hajduk Split is set to be scrutinised by Uefa after the match at Goodison Park had to be stopped for several minutes due to crowd trouble in the away end.
The Football Association has bowed to growing pressure surrounding the Eni Aluko “hush-money” case by revealing the reasons why the barrister they employed to investigate the matter cleared the England women’s team manager, Mark Sampson, of allegedly making a comment with “racial and prejudicial” connotations
Seasoned Manchester United fans feel that Eric Bailly has finally helped fill the hole left by Nemanja Vidic’s and Rio Ferdinand’s departures.
Joe Root was lauded a genius by Alastair Cook and the best England batsman he has batted alongside after dominant centuries from the pair lit up the country’s first taste of day-night Test cricket and left West Indies already looking bereft.