Footballers Lives

Zaha: It’s weird to me that Crystal Palace fans get star struck

Wilfried Zaha has admitted that he still finds it weird that young fans consider him a hero. The Crystal Palace forward has been in brilliant form this season for Sam Allardyce’s men, but still say...

Young: How I became Manchester United DRDJ

Ashley Young has told how he took over from Patrice Evra as Manchester United’s dressing room DJ. Young, who is an avid amateur DJ with his own m...

Young: Who’s got the best taste in music? Michael Carrick

Manchester United players like all sorts of different music, says their dressing room DJ Ashley Young, but who does he think has the best musical tast...

Young: The day I sang Man U songs till 3am in hospital

Manchester United star Ashley Young stayed up singing football chants until 3am the night his team clinched the title – but he doesn’t remember a ...

De Gea’s ‘crazy’ heavy metal empties the Man U dressing room

Manchester United keeper David de Gea empties the Old Trafford dressing room when he puts on his favourite tracks – because he loves blasting out he...

Henry Slade: I love our pre-match curry pots

Exeter Chiefs fly-half Henry Slade says the menu at the club can get a bit stale – but it is livened up because some of the sponsors are butchers. ...

Jack Nowell: My superburger with beef AND lamb

England rugby winger Jack Nowell gets hungry after a match – so he fixes himself a monster burger with beef AND lamb. To make it special, he a...

Amir Khan trains for fights by eating raw liver, says wife Faryal

Amir Khan’s wife Faryal has revealed that the boxer gets himself ready for big fights with a diet that includes raw liver. Khan, twice world champ...

Jimmy Anderson: I eat a huge breakfast because I can’t face lunch

England bowler Jimmy Anderson eats as much as he can for breakfast because he cannot face food after a hard morning in the field. Lancashire and En...

Danny Care and Jodie’s meat pie wedding feast

Northern lad Danny Care and his bride Jodie Henson had an unusual wedding meal – steak and ale pies and Yorkshire pudding. Guests including the Q...

Amir Khan: Food cravings make me feel I have the worst job in the world

Two-time world boxing champion Amir Khan has revealed that when he is in training for big fights, he craves all the foods he cannot have without putti...