| Jun 6, 2014

Hodgson facing tough decisions due to injuries, form

Roy Hodgson will have learned nothing new from England’s 2-2 draw with Ecuador in Miami on Wednesday, but quite a lot of his opinions will have been underlined as he prepares for Saturday’s final World Cup warmup against Honduras in Florida. Hodgson and everybody ...

| May 30, 2014

No end to Tottenham's revolving managerial door

When you have appointed eight managers during your 13 years as chairman winning only one League Cup, it is understandable that the fans view you with a certain cynicism. One Spurs supporter called Mauricio Pochettino “Tottenham’s eighth ex-manager under Daniel Levy.” Another said: “Make ...

| May 9, 2014

Pellegrini most deserving of Manager of Year award

The Manager of the Year award, we have been told, is between Brendan Rodgers and Tony Pulis. Rodgers has made Liverpool the great entertainers as they went from seventh last season to a team who could still, mathematically, win the Premier League. Pulis has ...

| Apr 25, 2014

Moyes was wrong man from start for Man United

When David Moyes was the manager of Everton, he told a television interviewer that he would never criticize his players in public — “only in the dressing room.” As a successful Everton manager for 11 years Moyes had a certain standing in the game, ...

| Apr 18, 2014

Liverpool, Chelsea going down to wire in title race

And then there were two. Probably. Unless there is a sack of banana skins waiting for Liverpool and Chelsea in their remaining four games, the Premier League title will be heading for Anfield or Stamford Bridge. Intriguingly, both teams have their fate in their ...

| Apr 11, 2014

Liverpool, Man City most likely to emerge with title

Liverpool will win the title if it equals Arsenal’s single-season Premier League record of 13 consecutive wins set in 2002-03. The Reds have won their last eight league games and victories in the remaining five will guarantee them their first English crown in 24 ...