Bolton striker Marvin Sordell has had his mobile phone confiscated by the club in a bid to overcome his Twitter obsession.
Manager Dougie Freedman confirmed that the Team GB player had been deprived of his phone in a bid to get him to focus on settling in Bolton rather than staying on top of his social networking commitments. read more »
Sunderland’s trip to the Reebok Stadium could best be described using the cliche of ‘a game of two halves’. Sunderland were poor during the first half and the Championship side deservedly led at the break.
It was a lead they doubled when Keith Andrews headed home but, after Connor Wickham had pulled one back for the Mackems, Craig Gardner guaranteed a replay at the Stadium of Light with a superb finish, one which may well go down as the goal of the round.
10! 10! 10! Fabrice Muamba received top marks on Christmas Day for making another huge – and rather glittery – step in his recovery from the cardiac arrest he suffered on the pitch in March.
Just nine months on from being seconds from death and being told he can never play football again, the former Bolton defender showed his considerable athletic prowess and zest for life with an exemplary performance on Strictly Come Dancing.