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Euro 2020 play-off draw LIVE: Full coverage of draw as Scotland, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland learn opponents

Euro 2020 play-off draw LIVE: Full coverage of draw as Scotland, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland learn opponents

Sports
The draw for the Euro 2020 play-offs will take place today and we’ll have full coverage of it on talkSPORT 2. This week saw the qualification campaign for next summer’s tournament come to an end but there are still four places up for grabs. The final slots will be decided by play-off clashes but there will be a difference to how they’ll work this year. AFP or licensors Scotland will be in the draw for the Euro 2020 play-offs Euro 2020 play-offs: Live on talkSPORT To tune into talkSPORT 2’s live coverage of the draw, just click here for the live stream or on the radio player below. Let's block ads! (Why?) talkSPORT
Premier League scores LIVE: Arsenal, Chelsea and Everton feature in talkSPORT’s live Saturday coverage

Premier League scores LIVE: Arsenal, Chelsea and Everton feature in talkSPORT’s live Saturday coverage

Sports
talkSPORT’s GameDay brings you another bumper day of Premier League action on Saturday before the top-flight takes another international break. The 2019/20 season is taking shape nicely with the teams now 11 games into their campaigns. AFP or licensors Frank Lampard’s Chelsea take on Crystal Palace this weekend This weekend will provide another batch of important games as the sides look to head into their week off on a high. talkSPORT will be on hand for another packed day of thrills and spills and here’s what we’ve got in store this Saturday. Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Coverage starts from 11am on talkSPORT (kick-off 12:30pm) GameDay kicks off this weekend at Stamford Bridge as Chelsea entertain Crystal Palace. Frank Lampard’s Blues have be
Arctic sea ice coverage drops below 1.5M square miles for second time since 1979

Arctic sea ice coverage drops below 1.5M square miles for second time since 1979

Science
Sept. 13 (UPI) -- For just the second time since scientists started tracking Arctic sea ice coverage in 1979, the sea ice extent has dropped below 1.5 million square miles, or 4 million square kilometers. Every autumn, the Arctic sea ice coverage reaches its minimum extent, before expanding as temperatures rise. Though the sea ice is still shrinking, the minimum extent still days away, coverage is already approaching record lows. "Our satellite data show that between March and April 2019, there was an unusually large decrease in the ice extent, from which the Arctic sea ice was unable to recover," Christian Haas, a geophysicist at the Alfred Wegener Institute, said in a news release. The Arctic's rapid springtime melting suggested sea ice coverage was destined for an all-time low, but fl...
Premier League LIVE: Southampton v Man United and Burnley v Liverpool among talkSPORT’s huge day of live coverage

Premier League LIVE: Southampton v Man United and Burnley v Liverpool among talkSPORT’s huge day of live coverage

Sports
It’s GameDay round four this weekend as talkSPORT brings you another packed Saturday of Premier League action.Last weekend we brought you two thrilling ties as Chelsea edged past Norwich 3-2 before Liverpool beat Arsenal 3-1 at Anfield. AFP or licensors Manchester United take on Southampton this weekend Now, we’re back to do it all over again with Southampton vs Manchester United, Chelsea vs Sheffield United and Burnley vs Liverpool all live. We’ll also bring you commentary of the day’s early EFL clash and our Around the Grounds special from 3pm to keep across all the action. Here’s what we’ve got in store for you all this weekend. gameday exclusive Southampton ace on fas
Bigger and taller masts lined up to boost rural mobile coverage

Bigger and taller masts lined up to boost rural mobile coverage

Technology
Bigger and taller phone masts could be built across the British countryside in a government bid to widen mobile data coverage and increase speeds.Current planning restrictions dictate that structures exceeding 25 metres in height cannot be built on public land, but Digital Secretary Nicky Morgan is keen for firms investing in 5G to be able bypass such restrictions. An estimated 400,000 super masts may spring up in rural areas as part of the plans, which Ms Morgan said could add between £6bn and £13bn to the UK economy. Image: Digital Secretary Nicky Morgan wants to improve mobile network coverage in the countryside Ms Morgan told Sky News: "This is really important for people running businesses, for tourism, for agriculture."But it is