Sarri: Arsenal defeat won’t make me change plans like Conte

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 10:18

Maurizio Sarri has explained why he will not repeat Antonio Conte’s trick of overseeing a “massive upheaval” in Chelsea tactics after a defeat to Arsenal.

Henry apologises for calling player’s grandmother a ‘wh*re’

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 10:06

Thierry Henry admits he “regrets” insulting an opposition player’s grandmother during another Monaco defeat.

Klopp explains thinking behind ‘surprise’ Firmino tactic

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:50

Jurgen Klopp admitted playing Roberto Firmino at right-back “wasn’t the perfect solution” despite Liverpool’s win over Crystal Palace.

Scruffy Sarri should straighten himself out first…

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:46

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Could Brexit actually be good for football?

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:29

You may have noticed that there’s something of a stramash about Brexit. I bet you’re as tired of the whole thing as I am, but as there doesn’t seem any obvious way out of the whole depressing shambles, I’m looking for a silver lining to give us some hope and wonder if football might be able to provide it for us. Could Brexit be good for football?

Klopp hails ‘the most important challenge’ of Camacho’s life

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:29

Jurgen Klopp paid tribute to Rafa Camacho and “the most important challenge of his life” against Crystal Palace.

17 things we loved this wkend: Sancho, Neymar, Rashford…

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:19

We’re not sure what was in the water around Europe this weekend, but there seemed to be a ludicrous amount of brilliant goals scored across the continent.

No Arsenal players but Rashford in Team of the Week

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:11

Online sports betting is about to become legal where I live, so I’ve been practising by picking my best bets each week. My number one pick this time was Wolves-Leicester under 2.5 goals, which means I only missed by five. Think I’ll give the whole thing a miss. [Wise move – Louise, your wife] As for Team of the Week, there was a nearly unprecedented dearth of attackers from wide and midfield, so no matter the formation, there had to be a weak spot. Best case scenario was a 4-4-2 diamond:

What has Sevilla’s keeper done to keep conceding screamers?

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:10

We’re starting to wonder what sins Tomáš Vaclík committed in a previous life to suffer in the manner he has this season.

Southgate issues response to Manchester United speculation

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:04

Gareth Southgate has been linked to the Manchester United job, but is loving life as England manager and believes the best is yet come.