On social media, sports stars and clubs around the world often share glimpses of their lives – here’s PA news agency’s look at some of January 5’s best examples.
As the nation started its new lockout, FootballMarcus Rashford expressed some positivity. Sometimes you just have to smile… Hope everybody is doing well today, onwards and upwards, we will beat this soon enough, just remain optimistic pic.twitter.com/2QhAGUldYB- Marcus Rashford MBE (@MarcusRashford) January 5, 2021 As Nigel Adkins did. Jordan Henderson called for changes at Liverpool on #positiviteawithnige pic.twitter.com/zmxbkzn5Xv- Nigel Adkins (@TheNigelAdkins) January 5, 2021. Not the way we wanted to start the new year, but we’re going to proceed as we always do. It’s up to us to change everything. The similarity is eerie… I like it https://t.co/t7PgI90bqb- Declan Rice (@ DeclanRice) January 5, 2021 Vinnie Jones turned 56. pic.twitter.com/33oMhKqgT7- Jordan Henderson (@JHenderson) January 5, 2021 A post shared by Vinnie Jones (@thevinniejones) Happy birthday @VinnieJones65 #AFCW pic.twitter.com/h4ixtLpckt- AFC Wimbledon (@AFCWimbledon) January 5, 2021 Phil Neville continues to be optimistic. Tomorrow – we will all have the vaccine soon and life will get better then – aid and assist the most vulnerable and be grateful that we have the world’s best doctors and nurses @NHS-Fizzer18 (@Fizzer181) January 5, 2021Jesse Lingard to make Turf Moor a “happy place”? I guarantee you that I wasn’t back on the alcohol… HTTPS:/t.co/PHlsolC9RB- North Jordan (@jordannorth1) 5 January 2021 Messi and Ronaldo shots…. HTTPS:/t.co/KBiUGzsHJ4- Thomas Müller (@esmuellert) January 5, 2021Andrea Radrizzani enjoys life in charge of Leeds. The 4th anniversary of my first @LUFC investment was marked yesterday. I want to thank all those who have given me so many wonderful messages of support. I love this club and all those who work so hard every day for it. You can’t wait to build more memories together. January 5, 2021Big Game Drogba. #LUFC #MOT pic.twitter.com/BG0IiHbcku- Andrea Radrizzani (@andrearadri) @ChelseaFC https://t.co/VLjJgjLBJ5- Didier Drogba (@didierdrogba) January 5, 2021CricketStuart Broad enjoyed being on the field. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Stuart Broad (@stuartbroad)Life in quarantine is not all evil. Pic.twitter.com/FcYMBAsMSu- Sam Curran (@CurranSM) January 5, 2021 The greatest single of all time…. Good views to get us through hotel quarantine in our rooms A post shared by We Are England Cricket (@englandcricket)The Lion King. A post shared by Kevin Pietersen (@kp24) Jimmy Neesham paid tribute to Kane Williamson. View this post on Instagram Jimmy Neesham (@JimmyNeesh) January 5, 2021 Virat Kohli was happy to be in the gym pic.twitter. I’m on vacation but I swear I just heard some bleating from down south – Jimmy Neesham (@JimmyNeesh) January 5, 2021 Com/4aX9KYZjv- Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) January 5, 2021Lando Norris tested positive.pic.twitter.com/PG46RCvz3j- Lando Norris (@LandoNorris) January 5, 2021BoxingEddie Hearn won an award from Formula OneMcLaren. A post shared by Eddie Hearn (@eddiehearn) Tyson Fury enjoyed the snow. Began TO SNOW pic.twitter.com/uaChDKmOJC- TYSON FURY (@Tyson Fury) January 5, 2021GolfWe all should do a little more like Miguel Angel Jimenez when he turns 57. Feliz cumpleaños @majimenez1964 pic.twitter.com/Rq4L5wpbWw-The European Tour (@EuropeanTour) January 5, 2021 It’s all about this guy today. Enjoy your day, @majimenez1964! Pic.twitter.com/PUB3EQKbBi- Ryder Cup Europe (@RyderCupEurope) January 5, 2021Karolina Pliskova’s tennis is ready to go. Let this game begin! Pic.twitter.com/xW53zy0xVj- Karolina Pliskova (@KaPliskova) January 5, 2021DartsRob Cross had fire in his stomach. Thanks to @OfficialPDC, he was obviously very happy to be back in the Premier League. It didn’t go to plan last year, so I’m fired up to go all the way. Now begins the return to form. Thank you so much for all your [email protected] pic.twitter.com/uE3ilYbHTv- Rob Cross (@RobCross180) January 5, 2021