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Former Premier League footballer sold for £35m gets new job on building site aged 34

Former Premier League footballer sold for £35m gets new job on building site aged 34

Danny Drinkwater posted a picture of himself on a construction site on Monday (Image: Instagram: @dannydrinkwater) Former Manchester United, Chelsea and Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater has seemingly traded corner-kicks for laying bricks. Once a huge earner and an England international, the 34-year-old’s career has taken a surprising turn since hanging up his boots in … Read more

Premier League record-holder comes out of retirement to play for 11th-tier team

Premier League record-holder comes out of retirement to play for 11th-tier team

Premier League record-breaker Gareth Barry has come out of retirement (Image: Getty) Premier League all-time record appearance holder Gareth Barry has made a surprising return to football by signing for 11th-tier side Hurstpierpoint. The former Aston Villa, Manchester City, Everton and West Brom midfielder, who played an impressive 653 times in the Premier League, originally … Read more

Man Utd sporting director Dan Ashworth makes three exciting promises in honest open letter

Man Utd sporting director Dan Ashworth makes three exciting promises in honest open letter

Dan Ashworth became Man Utd sporting director on July 1. (Image: Getty) Dan Ashworth has addressed Manchester United fans directly for the first time since becoming the club’s new sporting director on July 1. And the highly-regarded executive has made three exciting promises to supporters, players and staff as INEOS continue to drive change at … Read more