• Stadium will not be ready after World Athletics Championships• Chelsea start title defence at home to Burnley, while Spurs begin at Newcastle West Ham will be unable to play their first scheduled home game of the season against Southampton on 19 August because the London Stadium will not be ready after hosting this summer’s […]
Dr Misia Gervis, a leading sports psychologist who works at QPR, says support would benefit footballers in overcoming the mental side of long-term injury While the majority of Premier League footballers are switching off on holidays that perhaps do not feel long enough given the fast approaching summer tours, for some the break seems to […]
Mamadou Sakho annoyed a lot of Liverpool fans by celebrating Christian Benteke’s goal in Crystal Palace’s 2-1 win at Anfield on Sunday..
The homecoming of champions can rarely have been this thrilling. An absurdly entertaining occasion littered with smartly-taken goals, bouts of cringeworthy defending, some late snarl that saw Watford depleted and bickering among themselves, and a mischievous Diego Costa leaving the bench to pilfer some citrus fruit, ended with Antonio Conte wearing a plastic crown on […]
Jorge Sampaoli's men ran out 6-0 winners in their friendly against Singapore on Tuesday
Grudgingly but sportingly the Kop gave Christian Benteke a well-earned round of applause when he exited Crystal Palace’s latest Anfield triumph. The striker had bruised, battered and beaten his former club on his return to Merseyside and may well have done the same to their top-four prospects. “I know people will think: ‘The Champions League […]
PLUS: There are a host of teams in contention for a top Premier League goalkeeper, while Chelsea line up a double swoop