Wenger thinks Ferguson could return to managing

Oct 26, 2013

Wenger thinks Ferguson could return to managing

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger on Friday said he wouldn’t be surprised to see Alex Ferguson go back on his decision to retire. Former Manchester United manager Ferguson quit Old Trafford at the end of last season after 26½ years in charge. The Scot was ...

Aug 17, 2013

Emotional return awaits Mourinho with Chelsea

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho believes the Premier League title race will be more open than ever ahead of his long-awaited return in Sunday’s season opener against Hull. Mourinho will be back in the Stamford Bridge dugout for the visit of Steve Bruce’s newly-promoted team, ...

Beckham's impact was immense

| May 18, 2013

Beckham's impact was immense

by Christopher Davies

The England coach was pulling away after a training session when suddenly David Beckham asked the driver to stop. Beckham stepped out of the coach and signed autographs for two fans he had missed earlier. Sometimes it is the small things that define a ...

May 5, 2013

Wenger says he plans to remain with Arsenal

Arsene Wenger has no intention of leaving Arsenal before his current contract expires, he said on Friday and indicated he could yet stay with the club beyond 2014. The 63-year-old Frenchman, the Gunners’ manager since 1996, has recently been linked to a move to ...

| Apr 13, 2013

Man City better off keeping Mancini

by Christopher Davies

According to some reports, Manchester City has lined up various replacements should Roberto Mancini be fired this summer. This, of course, presupposes the club’s power brokers have met to discuss possible successors in case they decide to fire the Italian. Apart from this unlikely ...

Pilgrims see only the good in Mussolini

Apr 8, 2013

Pilgrims see only the good in Mussolini

by Tom Kington

Behind the counter, amid the Mussolini clocks, swastika badges, fascist recipe books and busts of Hitler, Benizzi Ferrini has hung a T-shirt featuring the face of Paolo Di Canio. “When Paolo gave his salute on the pitch it was a gesture from the heart, ...