- Fri Mar 16 9:22 AM
HERE’S A worrying thought: the credibility of English football rests with Boris Johnson.Our foreign secretary is drumming his fingers on his desk while contemplating whether to use the England football team as a way of hitting back at Russia in the current unnerving confrontation over the poisoni...
- Tue Mar 6 2:55 PM
When Napoli faced Manchester City back in October last year, boss Pep Guardiola simply couldn’t hide his admiration for the opposition boss, as Maurizio Sarri had clearly developed a style that the Catalan boss would appreciate.The Partenopei may have been defeated, but they played exactly the ki...
- Mon Mar 5 3:08 PM
BURNLEY are just as close to Liverpool as West Bromwich Albion.We’re not talking geographically but in terms of points in the Premier League in what is a remarkable season for the club and its boss Sean Dyche.
- Mon Mar 5 10:54 AM
Talented coach Mikel Arteta
could soon land his first job in management at one of his former stomping grounds, Arsenal and Everton, given the uncertain futures of their respective gaffers Arsene Wenger and Sam Allardyce.Wenger has endured an absolutely shambolic couple of weeks, during which his...
- Tue Feb 20 1:17 PM
It may have taken a while, but this season Pep Guardiola has got his Manchester City team firing on all cylinders, fully accustomed to his possession-based style of play.Already an incredible 16 points ahead of Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United at the top of the Premier League table - and 4-0 up...
- Wed Jan 10 3:21 PM
Roberto Mancini’s future at Zenit St Petersburg has been hurled into doubt with the Italian linked to not one but two international vacancies.Man City’s former Premier League title-winning boss has revealed that he’s tempted by the prospect of venturing into the international arena with Italy, wh...
- Sat Jan 6 10:24 PM
Mark Hughes has been sacked as manager of Stoke City.The ex-Manchester City, Fulham and Blackburn boss was living on borrowed time at the Potteries club after his superiors had put out a statement earlier in the week that they were considering his future.
- Sun Dec 24 7:58 AM
The 2017/18 Premier League season has now reached the half-way stage with all teams playing 19 of the scheduled 38 matches.Pep Guardiola’s all-conquering juggernaut, Man City, have accumulated an eye-popping 55 points to date, more than any other team in history. The Citizens also have a record 1...