Picamoles will captain callow France for the first time in his career of 80 tests, having come off the bench to play a key role in the nerve-jangling win over Argentina last week. I only trained with the first-team that week so it all happened pretty quickly. Calvert-Lewin joined the rest of Unsworth’s young guns for the start of the 2016-17 season, but had soon done enough to impress first-team boss Ronald Koeman. 1568 – William of Orange defeats Spanish force at Ehilgerlee in Holland, marking start of Revolt of the Netherlands. After three goals in 13 Premier League games under Silva at the start of the season, he has 10 in the 14 games since the former Watford boss was sacked last December. He repaid their faith in style, scoring six goals in just five appearances, while catching the eye with his attitude, application and willingness to learn. Calvert-Lewin’s work-rate, aerial ability and willingness to put pressure on the opposition were appreciated by the Portuguese and his team-mates, but only eight goals – and just six in the top-flight – arrived in 38 appearances. As throwback tweets go, Dominic Calvert-Lewin’s effort from 2013 takes some beating. SOCCER – Arsenal celebrate with the FA Cup after beating Aston Villa 4-0 in the final at Wembley Stadium.
RUGBY – England Saxons celebrate winning the Churchill Cup after beating New Zealand Maori 17-13 in the final at Twickenham Stadium. A lot of great New Zealand players of that era – Michael Jones, Grant Fox, Sean Fitzpatrick, Wayne Shelford – all of a sudden all emerged at that World Cup. I’m young. Hungry. I’ve got to keep developing with the Under 23s but it would be great to make my debut this season. Four different players got on the scoresheet, including Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez with a screamer from long range, as Arsenal won a then-record 12th FA Cup. Four goals in 32 Premier League games under the Dutchman and his successor, Sam Allardyce, left some fans questioning whether the striker possessed the natural finishing ability needed at the highest level. The former Sheffield United starlet sprinted to celebrate with Ferguson after his first goal, a sign of his respect for the man who has helped him on both his finishing and hold-up play over the last three years. Masar, trained by Charlie Appleby, dominated the 239th running of Britain’s richest horse race to deliver a first Derby triumph for Sheikh Mohammed al Maktoum’s Godolphin stable. BOXING – Britain’s Anthony Joshua floors American Kevin Johnson en route to a technical knockout victory to retain the WBC heavyweight title at the O2 Arena in London.
After the final whistle, I was operating instinctively and sunk to my knees and the whole team gathered around to quietly give thanks to God for our victory. NHL – Anaheim Mighty Ducks right winger Steve Thomas is mobbed by team mates after scoring the game-winning goal 39 seconds into the first overtime period to beat the New Jersey Devils 1-0 and win Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals. Calvert-Lewin’s eye-catching run began in Ferguson’s first game as caretaker boss against Chelsea when he scored twice in a thrilling 3-1 win. That intense work on the training pitch has paid off hugely in the last few months, while the arrival of Carlo Ancelotti has further boosted Calvert-Lewin’s confidence. Growing up, Otis lived with Yazzie and Lee for several months, while his mother went to look for work in Utah. You look back and say, ‘It was all part of the masterplan’, but I can promise you it wasn’t. I want to raise as much money as I possibly can for the NHS and Make-A-Wish. John Terry has put 12 items from his football memorabilia collection up for auction in a bid to raise £250,000 for the NHS and the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Had the coronavirus crisis not played havoc with the football calendar, there is every chance he would have won his first call-up and cap for England this month. 1965 – Roma Mitchell is appointed to the South Australian Supreme Court, the first female judge in Australia. Australian striker Sam Kerr scored the opener before North Korea equalised through Jo Yun-mi. The last time her family saw her was in February, for Lear’s birthday, when Boullosa, 71, traveled to North Carolina to visit. Cheika, who quit as Wallabies coach after his team were well beaten by England in the quarter-finals of last year’s World Cup, has been working in a similar capacity for the National Rugby League champion Sydney Roosters this year. Last year he told The Athletic: ‘I knew as soon as I came here that I wanted him. He came from a brilliant background. Celina Boullosa, or “Yeya,” as she was called by her five grandchildren, came to the United States from her native Argentina in 1971, and taught herself English by watching cartoons with her daughter. To secure selection Skelton needed to sign to play Super Rugby next year, but he declined and instead extended his contract at English champion Saracens.