FORMER Inter Milan and QPR goalkeeper Julio Cesar recalled the time Jose Mourinho told him that “even with just one arm”, he was better than Iker Casillas. The current Manchester United boss fell out with the Spain legend during his three-year
DERBY welcome Middlesbrough to Pride Park as they look to get back into the Championship play-off places. Two defeats on the bounce has seen them slip to seventh in the table but a win against Boro – who are only one point above them – could s
PREMIER LEAGUE clubs face a second winter of disruption from Fifa plans to expand the Club World Cup. Fifa president Gianni Infantino is the prime mover of the proposal to see a new 24-team event in place of the current format. At present, just six contin
DALE WINTON’S unlikely friendship with former footie hardman Graeme Souness has been remembered following the TV star’s death last night. The former presenter was good friends with Souness’s wife Karen and the three of them often went ou
ARSENAL have been handed a major boost as Atletico Madrid continuee to fret over Diego Costa’s fitness ahead of next week’s Europa League semi-final. The Spain striker, 29, is struggling with a hamstring strain ahead next Thursday’s firs
BRENTFORD welcome Queens Park Rangers to Griffin Park on Saturday for their Championship clash. The Bees are just four points outside the play-off places following their 1-1 draw with Fulham last weekend.
TOTTENHAM’S rise into English football’s elite can be seen in their towering new stadium. Spurs have gone from modest terraces to a state-of-the-art grandstand in the space of 50 years. White Hart Lane saw average attendances of over 53,000 in
The Newcastle midfielder has curbed his temper and forced himself into Gareth Southgate’s thinking with a series of impressive displaysJonjo Shelvey began the season by blowing a fuse but could yet end it by switching on the lights for England in Russia
CHANNEL 4 is hosting a new television show, The Real Football Fan Show, which starts on Friday. It will star the makers of ArsenalFan TV which has shot to fame due to its fan reactions to games and reviews of the Gunners performances. Here is all you need
ARSENAL legend Patrick Vieira would love to take over from Arsene Wenger, according to Ray Parlour. The Invincibles skipper has been reported to be in the running to return to the Emirates as boss with Wenger set to end his 22-year reign in the summer. Fo
FIFA 19 could be handed the Champions League licence for first time after it was confirmed Konami’s 10-year deal with Uefa will not be renewed. Konami’s Pro Evolution Soccer has owned the rights for the Europe’s elite competition to fe
WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS travel to Bolton on Saturday as they look to claim the Championship trophy. A draw or win is all Wolves need to make sure they secure the title this weekend after guaranteeing their promotion to the Premier League already.
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For the second time this season, Juventus were on the receiving end of a stunning bicycle kick. The latest, though, came from an unexpected sourceIt’s not over until it’s over. Or should that be: “it’s not over until the overhead kick”? The Scud
ARSENE WENGER says Arsenal could yet offer Santi Cazorla a new contract – if he finally returns from his injury hell. But Wenger is still waiting to see if Jack Wilshere will accept a new deal on a reduced wage. On Cazorla, who has been sidel
ATLETICO MADRID travel to the Anoeta Stadium to face Real Sociedad in La Liga on Thursday. The visitors are second in the table but a massive 11 points behind leaders Barcelona going into the game. CLAIM YOUR FREE £30 BET Check out this new sign up offe