Antonio Conte has transformed Cesar Azpilicueta into a ‘world-class’ player, says Garth Crooks

The duo have worked well together (Picture: Getty) Antonio Conte has transformed Cesar Azpilicueta from a solid player into a ‘world-class defender’ this season, according to Garth Crooks. Jose Mourinho now has a worse win percentage than LvG AND David Moyes The Chelsea star has been used largely as a utility man since his arrival at Stamford Bridge from Marseille, ...

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Britain’s Got Talent’s TapTastik were inspired to audition by La La Land

TapTastik were inspired by a big movie (Picture: Lionsgate/Thames/Syco Entertainment) TapTastik, the tap dancing troupe that wowed the audience and split the judges, have exclusively told Metro.co.uk what inspired them to audition. The Flash star Keiynan Lonsdale reveals he’s bisexual in emotional Instagram post Group teacher Drew who signed up his team for the show spontaneously, admitted that he felt that it was ...

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Boxer was ‘robbed of £31,000 watch by women who showed him their pants’

Frida is standing by her husband (Picture: Twitter) The wife of a famous Mexican boxer claims a group of scantily-clad women got her husband drunk and stole his $40,000 (£31,000) watch. Julio César Chávez Jr was caught in a compromising position in his hotel suite at the MGM Grand, Las Vegas, days after losing a match against Canelo Alvarez on May ...

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Floyd Mayweather backs Canelo Alvarez to stop Gennady Golovkin’s reign as middleweight king

Floyd Mayweather and Canelo Alvarez fought in 2013 (Picture: Getty) Floyd Mayweather believes Canelo Alvarez will beat Gennady Golovkin when the two middleweights clash on September 16. Eddie Hearn confirms when and where Anthony Joshua vs Wladimir Klitschko II would be Golovkin has yet to lose in his 37-fight pro career and holds the WBA, WBC, IBF, and IBO middleweight titles. ...

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Chelsea vs Watford LIVE: Conte’s champions take on Hornets at Stamford Bridge

Antonio Conte’s side take on Watford as champions (Picture: Getty) Chelsea will step out at Stamford Bridge against Watford as Premier League champions for the first time since losing their crown to Leicester City in 2016. Antonio Conte’s men sealed the title with a 1-0 win against West Brom on Friday night and, though their focus will now be on ...

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Thousands of children fear being sexually exploited over the summer holidays

Young abuse victims may not recognise the signs (Picture: Getty Images) Thousands of children in London are frightened of being attacked or sexually exploited during the summer holidays, alarming new research shows. A study by The Childhood Trust found that 62% of the capital’s disadvantaged children fear being attacked or abused during the school break. Nanny ‘lost temper and shook 10-month-old baby ...

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Inside north London's extraordinary "plywood penthouse"

Magnus Englund, the Swedish design expert and co-founder of Scandinavian furniture retailer Skandium, lives in the Grade I-listed Isokon Building in Belsize Park, north London, and has become its unofficial custodian. He is a hoarder of all things Isokon — the London-based company formed in 1929 to design modernist houses and flats and the fixtures and furniture to go in ...

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Conservative Party 'clearly worried' about Progressive Alliance and tactical voting

The Conservative Party is “clearly worried” the Progressive Alliance movement could hinder its chances of winning a landslide victory in the general election, leading campaigners have said, after the party issued an official warning that tactical voting could lead to a “coalition of chaos”. In a statement published on Monday, the party said Green and Liberal Democrat candidates were “doing their utmost” ...

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Three Girls' Maxine Peake interview: 'I thought this story about the Rochdale scandal needed to be told'

Maxine Peake is at the peak of her powers. It seems that there is almost nothing she cannot do. To reinforce the point, in 2014 she became the first actress since Frances de la Tour nearly 40 years ago to take on the role of Hamlet, when she played the part to great critical acclaim and full houses at the ...

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Almost 80% of Americans want a special prosecutor to investigate Donald Trump, poll finds

Almost four in five Americans believe an independent investigator should be appointed to look into Donald Trump’s alleged links with Russia, a new poll has found.  A massive 78 per cent of people want a special prosecutor to handle the investigation that is currently being led by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), whose director James Comey was fired by ...

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