- Sun Jul 22 9:00 PM
With just weeks until the big kick-off Arsenal, Liverpool and West Ham have been among the biggest spenders A new manager has arrived and five players have joined, with key signings in goal, defence and, not before time, defensive midfield. Unai Emery has since declared his squad “complete”, with...
- Sun Jul 22 2:04 PM
• Aurelio De Laurentiis says Sarri ‘wanted to take my whole team’ • Napoli president ‘laid down law’ to Marina Granovskaia Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has said that the club’s former manager Maurizio Sarri tried to “dismantle” the Italian team’s squad by signing their players for his n...
- Fri Jul 20 6:00 PM
After Antonio Conte’s focus on hard work, the new Chelsea manager is not afraid to stand out from the crowd and could make a refreshing change, if he is given time When Claudio Ranieri first arrived in the Premier League, he caused a minor stir because of his inability to speak to the media in En...
- Fri Jul 20 11:48 AM
Who swapped shirts? Who returned? And who waved goodbye? • The big 2018 World Cup quiz Which sporting event this week features Hillocks, Whins, Jockie’s Burn, South America and Lucky Slap? The Kentucky Derby The Tour de France The Open The German Grand Prix Which of these statements about new Che...
- Fri Jul 20 11:00 AM
With 18 teams taking part across 22 venues over the next few weeks, the ICC tournament has taken pre-season friendies to different audiences around the globe Manchester United, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich and 15 other heavyweight European teams. Twenty-seven matches staged in 22 venues on three co...
- Fri Jul 20 8:33 AM
Today’s prattle moves with a purpose and it is so magnificent We start with the big breaking gossip that Stoke will have to pay £10m if they want to take Tom Ince from Huddersfiel - Ach, let’s try that one again. Related: Transfer window 2018 – every summer deal from Europe's top five leagues Con...
- Wed Jul 18 6:29 PM
• New manager will talk to duo face to face after holidays • Sarri promises entertaining football and wants to have fun Maurizio Sarri will wait until Thibaut Courtois and Eden Hazard
are back from their holidays before holding talks with the Belgian pair about their Chelsea futures. Real Madrid...
- Wed Jul 18 5:12 PM
Newly appointed Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri insists his objective at the club is to have fun. 'I am convinced that if a team have fun, often the fans have fun too, ' he says. The Italian has replaced Antonio Conte after his tenure at the London club came to an end Continue reading
- Wed Jul 18 10:50 AM
Harry Maguire, Yerry Mina, Ivan Perisic and Eden Hazard
will command much higher fees now than a month ago By Martin Laurence for WhoScored Well that was fun, wasn’t it? The 2018 World Cup delivered entertainment until the very last. As ever, a number of players did their reputations no harm. Wit...
- Wed Jul 18 9:08 AM
Today’s flim flam is brought to you by snot We all know the feeling of temptation to go back to something comforting. An old friend, that hoodie you’ve had since you were 16 which could thus tell your life story through stains, your bed instead of facing up to the grim realities of work and life....