Blackburn's veteran midfielder Tugay has signed a 12-month extension to his contract at Ewood Park.
Dominic Raynor test drives the latest athletic technology from Nike - and fulfills a New Year's resolution.
Aston Villa have terminated Alpay Ozalan's contract following the Turkish international's skirmish with England captain David Beckham during the Euro 2004 qualifier in Istanbul earlier this month.
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England absentee Rio Ferdinand has joined injured striker Michael Owen in wishing their international teammates all the best for their decisive Euro 2004 qualifier against Turkey on Saturday.
England's real cause for concern is Micheal Owen's absence, not Rio Ferdinand's omission or the FA's squabble with the players, says Dominic Raynor.
England's self-imposed ban on travelling fans - with a Euro 2004 qualifier with Turkey in mind - should never have happened, says Dominic Raynor.
Aston Villa defender Alpay is eyeing up a move to the Bundesliga despite his return to first team action under new Villans manager David O'Leary.
With Eriksson linked with the Chelsea job, a fiery clash in Turkey awaiting and Euro 2004 on the horizon it's another tough season for England. Dominic Raynor reports.
After a long season England can now relax in the knowledge that Sven Goran Eriksson's qualification target is well in sight, says Dominic Raynor.
With the threat of Euro 2004 expulsion hanging over England the FA are again requesting the fans' best behaviour against Slovakia. Dom Raynor reports.
With the exagerated threat of Euro 2004 expulsion hanging over England the FA are once again requesting the fans' best behaviour against Slovakia. Dominic Raynor reports.
England pulled a great team performance out of the bag against Turkey, Dominic Raynor takes a look at which individual stars shone.
England manager Sven Goran Eriksson is still undecided on whether to start Wayne Rooney in England's crucial Euro 2004 qualifier against Turkey tonight.
Dominic Raynor profiles manager Senol Gunes, the mastermind behind Turkey's footballing renaissance.