in the middle of a drug trafficking route, island countries are in danger of falling under the control of drug cartelsFour years ago I stood in front of a top level security conference and warned that we have
just a few years to get on top of the problem of drugs being trafficked through the Pacific region or it could
turn into a semi-narco region, controlled by criminal syndicates.In the four years since I gave that speech, things have
gotten worse. Continue reading... Four years ago I s...
/Leeds United are unlikely to be hit with a points deduction over the 'spygate' controversy. The FA and EFL are both investigating the incident, but have
yet to rule out any form of punishment. Published: 18:46 GMT, 21 January 2019 | Updated: 18:46 GMT, 21 January 2019 Leeds United are unlikely to be hit with a points deduction over the 'spygate' controversy.A member of Leeds staff was caught
attempting to watch Derby train prior to their match last week. Manager Marcelo Bielsa then admitted he h...
/From Ardiles to Pochettino, the poetic utterances of Argentinian managers have
kept us all entrancedEnglish football owes a great debt of thanks to the Argentinian managers who have
graced the game. Who could
not thrill to the former Tottenham manager Ossie Ardiles when discussing his fellow Spurs midfield maestro: “Glenn Hoddle is putting his head in the frying pan”?Or to Marcelo Bielsa, the joyous manager of Leeds United, who, after being caught
out spying on an opposing team, offered us: “Wha...
/Rolling report on the 170km Bastille Day stage to BrioudeEmail Tom or tweet him with your thoughts on the stage 11.43am BST Some pre-racing reading for your delectation. Here’
s William Fotheringham on French hopes:When the tide runs his way, Pinot looks more than strong enough, as he did at the end of last year when he won two stages in the Tour of Spain and the Giro di Lombardia. So far in this Tour it
has all gone his way. While Bardet’
s AG2R squad flopped, the Groupama-FDJ team performed abov...
/There were unexpected changes on both sides, but it
was the Americans who came up with a tactical masterclassBilled as the Lucy Bronze versus Megan Rapinoe show Jill Ellis had ripped up the script, her four-goal-in-two-games hero stripped of her starting spot and standing to the side as the rest of the team warmed up.It
hinted at an injury but could
been tactical with Christen Press and NWSL MVP Lindsey Horan coming in to add a degree of the unknown to the proceedings. Continue reading...
/Matej Vydra says his team-mates will target Harry Maguire when the Czech Republic take on England in the opening Euro 2020 qualifier this Friday – with talkSPORT bringing you full commentary of the action LIVE from Wembley. Vydra, the Burnley forward, knows how to best Maguire as the centre-back was identified as Leicester’s weak link […] Matej Vydra says his team-mates will target Harry Maguire when the Czech Republic take on England in the opening Euro 2020 qualifier this Fri...
s tittle-tattle feels so extraordinaryMaurizio Sarri may have
, at a conservative estimate, 99 problems – but apparently Chelsea’
s transfer ban isn’
t one. Sarri has said the club is working on being able to make summer signings – although whether he’
ll be around to reap the benefits is another matter. Calciomercato reports Fifa will not hold Roman Abramovich up for long – and that Chelsea could
sign the Milan centre-back Alessio Romagnoli.If the Blues are still tied up in red tape, then Man...
/MARTIN KEOWN: It
is incredibly disappointing to see Arsenal players inhaling ‘hippy crack’. Above all else, Premier League players are role models and this behaviour is simply unacceptable. Published: 22:30 GMT, 7 December 2018 | Updated: 22:40 GMT, 7 December 2018 It
is incredibly disappointing to see Arsenal players inhaling 'hippy crack'. Above all else, Premier League players are role models and this behaviour is simply unacceptable.The players were said to be at a 'wild champagne and vodka ...
/Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder has told talkSPORT the club have
proven you don’t need to splash the clash to reach the Premier League. The boss also revealed how Eddie Howe and Bournemouth inspired the Blades to achieve their dream of returning to the top flight. Wilder joined talkSPORT host Jim White on Friday to […] Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder has told talkSPORT the club have
proven you don’
t need to splash the clash to reach the Premier League.The boss also reveal...
/I used to spend more than an hour a day looking at naked women on the internet. Have
I got a problem?I want to find out if I’
m addicted to women. I used to spend up to one and a half hours a day looking for women in underwear on Instagram, and looking for video on pornography websites so I could
stimulate myself. I would do this every day; is that normal male behaviour or the sign of an addiction? I have
a girlfriend and really love her, but find it
difficult not to look at other women when we a...
/Sure I could
get to Rome in an hour, but what about the journey?Last year I met a real hot babe while swimming in a bay off a Greek island.Drying off, we got to talking, then walking along the cliff, before finding somewhere nice to sit down for a drink. Continue reading... Last year I met a real hot babe while swimming in a bay off a Greek island.Drying off, we got to talking, then walking along the cliff, before finding somewhere nice to sit down for a drink.It
was golden hour, the sun was goi...
ll never post anything provocative online again. Oh, who am I kidding?I was recently asked to do two promo videos for the BBC – one was a simple video of me trying to smile for five minutes straight and the other was of me doing a rant about Avengers spoilers. So far, so social media. I finished the two videos and one of the team said: “Well, you did those so quickly, you can do another one if you fancy.” I decided there would be no harm and thought it
would be funny to do one trolling non-veg...
/Andy Ruiz Jr knocked out Anthony Joshua in a monster upset to claim the WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight titles. The Mexican-American dropped AJ four times in New York on Saturday night to make history as the first heavyweight champion from Mexico and end his opponent’s unbeaten streak. The fight began with a tense couple […] Andy Ruiz Jr knocked out Anthony Joshua in a monster upset to claim the WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight titles.The Mexican-American dropped AJ four times in New York o...
/Alvaro Morata has lifted the lid on his Chelsea hell and pleaded with Atletico Madrid to sign him permanently so he never has to return. The Spanish striker is currently on an 18-month loan with Atletico from Stamford Bridge – but his Blues career is surely over in light of these recent comments. Morata, who […] Alvaro Morata has lifted the lid on his Chelsea hell and pleaded with Atletico Madrid to sign him permanently so he never has to return.The Spanish striker is currently on an...
/The man with performance anxietyUntil five years ago, I was lucky enough to have
led a long, exciting and varied sex life. That all came crashing down one innocuous morning, three weeks into a new relationship when, despite being in bed with a beautiful woman, I just couldn’
t achieve an erection. This had never happened before, but the harder I tried, the softer I got. My head was in overdrive – what had happened to me? After a few more attempts I fled, consumed by self-pity and shame.Desperate ...