Form Over Function: Is A Footballer's Image Becoming More Important Than Their Talent?

Form Over Function: Is A Footballer's Image Becoming More Important Than Their Talent?

Chris Smith  29.09.2016
At the beginning of the season, the world record transfer fee was broken with Manchester United splashing out £89million on Paul Pogba....
Is It Time For Leicester Fans To Hit The Panic Button After Shaky Start To Title Defence?

Is It Time For Leicester Fans To Hit The Panic Button After Shaky Start To Title Defence?

Chris Deeley  29.09.2016
Nothing about Ranieri's side would actually surprise, at this point. Lose 14 in a row and go down? Sure. Win every single game 1-0 from...
Sam Allardyce Gets Slaughtered After Blaming Media 'Entrapment' For Downfall

Sam Allardyce Gets Slaughtered After Blaming Media 'Entrapment' For Downfall

Aubrey Allegretti  28.09.2016
Sam Allardyce has been widely condemned after blaming press entrapment for his downfall as England manager. A row on the ethics...
11 Things That Lasted Longer Than Sam Allardyce

11 Things That Lasted Longer Than Sam Allardyce

Aubrey Allegretti  28.09.2016
Sam Allardyce has become England’s shortest-serving full-time manager, stepping down after just 67 days in the top role following...
Presenter Blames 'Poisonous Press' For Sam Allardyce's Fate In 'Poorly Worded' Tweet

Presenter Blames 'Poisonous Press' For Sam Allardyce's Fate In 'Poorly Worded' Tweet

Jack Sommers  27.09.2016
A sports presenter has blamed Sam Allardyce’s downfall on the “poisonous press”, in a hastily deleted and then...
England Manager Sam Allardyce Stands Down After Newspaper Sting

England Manager Sam Allardyce Stands Down After Newspaper Sting

Jack Sommers  27.09.2016
England manager Sam Allardyce has left his job after he was filmed advising businessmen how to get around rules on transferring players. Allardyce...
Why Kevin De Bruyne's Injury Is A Greater Blow To Manchester City Than Sergio Aguero's Ban Was

Why Kevin De Bruyne's Injury Is A Greater Blow To Manchester City Than Sergio Aguero's Ban Was

Jamie Spencer  27.09.2016
That De Bruyne was forced to leave the game early with a hamstring problem not long after that decisive moment and is now expected to be...
Six England Media Storms That Prove Sam Allardyce Should Have Known Better

Six England Media Storms That Prove Sam Allardyce Should Have Known Better

Sarah Ann Harris  27.09.2016
Sam Allardyce is currently learning the hard way that the media and England managers don’t mix. The Football Association...
How Mourinho Is Making Life Easy For Guardiola And Why Everton Could Push For The League Title

How Mourinho Is Making Life Easy For Guardiola And Why Everton Could Push For The League Title

Oli Gamp  22.09.2016
​Pep Guardiola is sitting at a table waiting to be served the Premier League title on a large plate held by maître d' Jose Mourinho....
Video Replays In Football: Surely It's Time?

Video Replays In Football: Surely It's Time?

Ross Ayling  21.09.2016
Over the pond, video replays are used to assist official's decisions in basketball, ice hockey and baseball. So someone please tell me...
One In Five Sports Fans Would Be 'Embarrassed' If Their Favourite Player Came Out

One In Five Sports Fans Would Be 'Embarrassed' If Their Favourite Player Came Out

Louise Ridley  21.09.2016
Almost three quarters (72%) of British football fans say they have heard homophobic abuse, according to new research that suggests...
Gazza Pleads Guilty To 'Racist Joke' Charge

Gazza Pleads Guilty To 'Racist Joke' Charge

Chris York  19.09.2016
Former England footballer Paul Gascoigne has pleaded guilty to a racially aggravated public order offence after he told a...
89Million Problems And Pogba Ain't One

89Million Problems And Pogba Ain't One

Chris Darwen  18.09.2016
Tales from the Top Flight by Chris Darwen Oh football, where to start with you this week. Of course, there is only one place we can really...
The Ten Most Amazing Sports Stadiums In The World

The Ten Most Amazing Sports Stadiums In The World

Ross Ayling  12.09.2016
Sport has never been just about playing; it's also about spectating. The start-up of the football season will see many of us yet again...