Soccer

Liverpool quartet hit the high notes

FAO Simon Cowell… We may have found you a new boy band. Liverpool quartet Daniel Sturridge, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Joe Gomez and Nathaniel Clyne have all demonstrated their singing potential during an episode of ‘Carpool Karaoke’. With new signing Oxlade-Chamberlain at the wheel during their drive f… Premier League Football News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ ...

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Sports minister urges FA to learn lessons after Mark Sampson affair

Sports minister Tracey Crouch has described the Football Association’s handling of the crisis surrounding ex-England women’s team manager Mark Sampson as a “sorry saga”. Four senior FA officials were grilled by the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport select committee on Wednesday, with MPs later suggesting th… England Football News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE ...

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Shakespeare grateful for Leicester chance

Craig Shakespeare has thanked Leicester’s owners for giving him his first chance in management and expects the club to move clear of the Premier League relegation zone. The Srivaddhanaprabha family, the club’s Thai owners, are searching for a third manager in eight months after sacking Shakespeare on Tuesday, just four mon… Premier League Football News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT ...

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'The mood at the moment is not the best', admits Chelsea's Azpilicueta

Cesar Azpilicueta has admitted morale at Chelsea is low due to their three-match winless run. Chelsea, since winning impressively at Atletico Madrid last month, have lost successive Premier League games to Manchester City and Crystal Palace. Blues head coach Antonio Conte has pointed to injuries and responded to Jose… Premier League Football News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF ...

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Hugo Lloris feels vindicated by decision to stick with Spurs

Hugo Lloris feels his decision to stay at Tottenham has been justified by the team’s remarkable progress under Mauricio Pochettino. Lloris joined Spurs from Lyon in 2012 but after two turbulent seasons, which included the sackings of Andre Villas-Boas and Tim Sherwood, the France captain was considering his future at the c… Premier League Football News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER ...

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Hoyos: There’s no one like Messi

Angel Hoyos coached Lionel Messi at Barcelona from 2000 to 2003 Explained to his bosses how good Messi was, comparing him with Diego Maradona Days before The Best Awards he says: “He is the best ever” “I don’t usually speak about Leo Messi,” said Angel Guillermo Hoyos, who is, as it happens, one of the people best qualified to talk ...

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Sigurdsson: Iceland can progress to Russia 2018 knockout stages

Iceland became the smallest nation to reach the World Cup Avenged heartbreak of missing Brazil 2014 by reaching Russia 2018 Sigurdsson: “We’re looking forward to seeing the thunderclap in Russia” Iceland supporters performing the ‘thunderclap’ is an extraordinary sight. A noisy and visually spectacular display of synchronicity and passion, it has the ability to give those watching – and those ...

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Lionel Messi reaches European goals century as Barcelona see off Olympiacos

Lionel Messi scored his 100th goal in Europe as 10-man Barcelona maintained a winning start to their Champions League campaign with a 3-1 victory over Olympiacos. Leading through Dimitris Nikolaou’s 18th-minute own goal, Barcelona suffered a setback when defender Gerard Pique, who had earlier been booked for pull… UEFA Champions League Football News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF ...

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Football rumours from the media

What the papers say Crystal Palace are reportedly ready to step up their interest in Besiktas striker Cenk Tosun, according to the Mirror. The 26-year-old has been linked to Newcastle and Tottenham, but the paper says Roy Hodgson wants to take the transfer chase to the next level after another im… Premier League Football News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT ...

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Jose Mourinho hopes Marcus Rashford knee injury is not serious

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is hoping for the best after Marcus Rashford limped off with a knee injury. The 19-year-old forward secured a 1-0 victory at Benfica after his free-kick caught out teenage goalkeeper Mile Svilar in Wednesday’s Champions League encounter. But shortly afterwards Rashford sat fr… Premier League Football News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT ...

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