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Sunday cover: Chelsea’s problems coming into Crystal clear focus

Matt Smith   |  August 30, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Sunday, August 30 issue, featuring Thibaut Courtois and reeling Chelsea after a shock home defeat to Crystal Palace.


Saturday cover: Raheem Sterling’s balancing act for Manchester City

The National staff   |  August 29, 2015

Raheem Sterling adorns The National Sport cover on Saturday, August 29 as Greg Lea explains why the England forward's early form for Manchester City shows encouraging signs.


Friday cover: CNCF’s haven for Vietnam’s street kids through sport

The National staff   |  August 28, 2015

Paul Radley's trip to Vietnam to uncover the work being done by the Christine Noble Children's Foundation takes pride of place at The National Sport front page on Friday, August 28.


Thursday cover: Belgium proves just the trick for Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney

Matt Smith   |  August 27, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Thursday, August 27 issue, featuring Wayne Rooney as Manchester United surged into the Champions League group stage.


Wednesday cover: Justin Gatlin can keep sprinting but he’ll never outrun his past

Kevin Jeffers   |  August 26, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Wednesday, August 26 issue, featuring Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin, the central figures in a classic duel ongoing at the Athletics World Championships.


Tuesday cover: Alexis Sanchez and Arsenal bogged down by Liverpool

The National Staff   |  August 25, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Tuesday, August 25 issue, featuring Alexis Sanchez and Arsenal as they were held to a goalless draw by Liverpool.


Monday cover: Perfect timing for exultant Usain Bolt

Matt Smith   |  August 24, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Monday, August 24 issue, featuring Usain Bolt as he retained his 100 metres title at the world championships in Beijing.


Sunday cover: Wayne Rooney and Manchester United find themselves failing to fire

Matt Smith   |  August 23, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Sunday, August 23 issue, featuring Wayne Rooney and Manchester United in a dispiriting goalless Premier League draw.


Saturday cover: Athleics World Championships set for Usain Bolt’s sprint showdown

The National Staff   |  August 22, 2015

The National's Sport cover for the Saturday, August 22 issue, featuring Usain Bolt on the eve of the 2015 Athletics World Championships in Beijing.


Liverpool-Chelsea ‘war’ set to play out stateside

Agence France-Presse   |  August 22, 2015

When LA Galaxy and New York City FC meet in California on Sunday, the MLS sides will become the avatars for Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard's long friendly rivalry.