Jack Wilshere, the former Arsenal and England midfielder, has spoken of his "depressive thoughts" and questioning whether his career is over at 29 as he battles to overcome perceptions that he is “an injury waiting to happen”.Read More »
Chelsea: a defensive team, or simply a team that is excellent at defending?A curious debate is swirling around the success of Thomas Tuchel’s remarkably miserly but often thrilling side ‘This is a defence built in the image of the 37-year-old Thiago Silva (centre): calm assurance on the ball, intelligent distribution, but above all a willingness to do the ugly jobs.’ Photograph: Dave Shopland/Shutterstock
Irish father and son Padraig and Stephen Carr were among the handful of travelling supporters at Whistling Straits on Thursday.
Government could ban foreign betting firms from sponsoring UK football shirtsMinisters want to close ‘loophole’ as part of gambling law reformDMCS also weighing up banning UK-based firms from club shirts Craig Dawson plays for West Ham against Manchester United in the Carabao Cup. West Ham are sponsored by the Malta-based company Betway. Photograph: Paul Currie/REX/Shutterstock