London (AFP) – As Sam Allardyce beat a shame-faced retreat from Wembley after being forced out as England manager, his place as a punchline in the national team’s ever-expanding hall of shame was already etched in stone. Allardyce had...Show More Summary
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Combating match-fixing in football is absolutely crucial for the integrity of the sport, says Emilio Garcia UEFA’s head of disciplinary and integrity matters. However, he concedes that it is not an easy task with the mafia behind a lot of corruption. Show More Summary
Paris (AFP) – Manchester United host unheralded Ukrainians Zorya Luhansk at Old Trafford on Thursday with Jose Mourinho’s side aiming to get their Europa League campaign off the ground after a bumpy start. Mourinho’s reluctant contenders...Show More Summary
If we were thinking that Dortmund would beat Real Madrid – given their current form and Real Madrid’s lack of it- we were pretty wrong. Andre Schurrle had to score a late late equaliser to allow Borussia Dortmund claim a 2-2 draw. Ronaldo scored CL goal number 95 so he’ll be feeling a bit more […]
Leicester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manager Claudio Ranieri said he had seen reassuring signs of the ‘old’ Leicester City after his team’s 1-0 Champions League victory over Porto at the King Power Stadium. Leicester’s fairytale Premier...Show More Summary
Dortmund (Germany) (AFP) – Zinedine Zidane admitted he was frustrated at Real Madrid’s third straight draw after Andre Schuerrle’s late equaliser ensured a 2-2 stalemate at Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League on Tuesday. Real’s...Show More Summary
His employers at the Football Association found that footage shot by journalists from The Daily Telegraph contained conduct “inappropriate of the England manager.”
Eight current or former Premier League managers have taken bribes for player transfers, claims the Daily Telegraph.
London (AFP) – Eight current or former Premier League football managers were on Tuesday accused of taking kick-backs for player transfers, as part of a broader newspaper sting which led to England manager Sam Allardyce being axed. Three...Show More Summary
Incoming Manchester City forward Gabriel Jesus has revealed how he turned down offers from Italy before agreeing to move to England. The Brazilian attacker also described how he nearly backed out of a transfer to Manchester altogether,...Show More Summary
Under the guidance of new manager Carlo Ancelotti, Bayern Munich’s immaculate start to the season hasn’t taken up too many column inches. For the apex juggernaut of the German game five wins from five Bundesliga games—including 15 goals...Show More Summary
A late strike from Andre Schurrle saw Borussia Dortmund take a share of the spoils against Real Madrid in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday, as they played out a gripping 2-2 draw. The Germans bounced back twice after Real took the...Show More Summary
Big Sam should avoid the papers on Wednesday Sam Allardyce after being appointed as England boss. By Paul Morrissey Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 23:57 Big Sam resigns/sacked as England manager Big Sam Allardyce’s reputation has been left in tatters by the Telegraph ruse he fell victim to. The newspaper exposed Big Sam as being a […]
Georges-Kevin N’Koudou against CSKA Moscow tonight. By Jack Martorana Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 23:57 Spurs edge past CSKA Moscow Just like he did at the weekend against Middlesbrough, Heung-Min Son scored Tottenham’s winner tonight. In a tight affair, Spurs managed to just about edge past CSKA Moscow 1-0, away from home. This leaves them 2nd in […]
Ugly scenes in Seville Lyon Ultras clashing with Seville police By Paul Morrissey Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 23:28 Sevilla beat Lyon in the Champions League Sevilla beat Lyon 1-0 in the Champions League tonight, thanks to a goal from Wissam Ben Yedder, an ex-Ligue 1 player himself and regular opponent of Lyon. But the game was […]
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After the departure of Sam Allardyce as England manager after only 67 days in charge, we look at the men linked with replacing him.
Ex-England manager, Sam Allardyce. By Jack Martorana Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 23:17 Shearer slams Allardyce According to former England international, Alan Shearer, England are the ‘laughing stock of world football’. Following manager...Show More Summary
London (AFP) – Sam Allardyce’s departure as England manager was essential to preserve the Football Association’s integrity as “guardians of the game”, the governing body’s senior figures said on Tuesday. FA chairman Greg Clarke and chief...Show More Summary
There is no shortage when discussing talented, young Premier League players. Dele Alli, Raheem Sterling, Ross Barkley, Anthony Martial, and Marcus Rashford are regularly praised for their high level of play, and rightfully so; however, Arsenal’s Alex Iwobi should also soon be considered a budding star as well. Show More Summary