There is a good reason why Roy Hodgson was offered the England role just as there was good reason for Liverpool to come calling in 2010, even if both ended ignominiously. The 70-year-old is one of the most cultured and intelligent English managers of his generation and, had it not been for that disastrous
Swansea midfielder Nathan Dyer has urged the club to become tougher to beat at the Liberty Stadium after the side registered a first Premier League home win of the season last Saturday. On-loan striker Tammy Abraham's brace helped the Welsh side overcome Huddersfield Town 2-0 as substitute Dyer
There was a moment inside the first five minutes of Spurs’ Champions League clash with Real Madrid on Tuesday night when Harry Winks looked somewhat out of his depth. Of course, Real Madrid largely controlled midfield matters, with Toni Kroos and Luka Modric imposing themselves on a Spurs central unit
Pep Guardiola lacked defining figures in his first season at Manchester City. For all that the Catalan’s philosophy is based on the collective of the team, he requires spiritual leaders who embody his ways and methods on the pitch. Think Gerard Pique, Andres Iniesta, Philipp Lahm and of course, Lionel
Champions League winner Park Ji-sung will be the first South Korean to carry the flame for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics after the torch lighting ceremony in Olympia next week, the Greek Olympic committee said on Thursday. Park, 36, who won a string of titles with Manchester United and Eindhoven before
Huddersfield Town need everyone to chip in with goals and cannot just depend on their forwards to score, former striker Iwan Roberts has said ahead of the visit of Manchester United in the Premier League on Saturday. With first-choice striker Steve Mounie out with a heel injury, David Wagner's side
ALGIERS, Oct 19 (Reuters) - Former African Footballer of the Year Rabah Madjer has been appointed Algeria's new coach after Spaniard Lucas Alcaraz was fired on Wednesday, the country's football federation has said.
With their Champions League days already numbered, Borussia Dortmund will be keen to return to domestic duties and seek to protect their lead at the top of the Bundesliga with a victory over Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday. Dortmund had taken the Bundesliga by storm with six wins from their first seven