THOUGH Liverpool’s domination of the Women’s Super League is over, in-form striker Natasha Dowie insists the season can still be deemed a success if they win the Continental Tyres Cup. Since the opening-day defeat to newly-promoted Sunderland, the Reds have been playing catch-up in WSL 1 and can now finish no higher than fifth. Yet […]
by Tony Leighton It was ‘Nick Who?’ when Manchester City launched their new-look women’s team early last year with a bevy of star-name players, but a manager who was barely known outside the Academy system of the Etihad Stadium club. Twenty months on, however, after a Continental Cup triumph in his team’s inaugural season and […]
Teeside’s returned son reflects on his first spell at the club and his second under Karanka
ENGLAND have their first game this month since the World Cup bronze in Canada. It’s going to be interesting to see the squad manager Mark Sampson picks – and who he doesn’t. Gemma Davison has been excellent for Chelsea this season. She’s a really creative player for the Blues. But she’s always struggled to get […]
by Kieran Thievam When you’ve spent 13 years at your hometown club and progressed through the ranks from the age of nine, you could be forgiven for taking a bit of time to settle into a new club when finally deciding the time is right to move on. But with 12 goals in 13 league […]
In Burnley’s brief time away from the Championship, Sean Dyche has realised that so much has changed in its transfer market
This season, Marathonbet have decided to add to the influx of Premier League betting predictions by going down the alternative route and pitting 2 Mother’s against each other to play through the opening 10 games of the season on the popular football video game FIFA.
Port Vale have completed the signing of Neill Collins and Francisco Junior before the loan transfer window shuts today. Both players have joined until the end of the season with the Valiants suspended between the play-offs and relegation in 15th place, seven points adrift of 6th place and six clear of the drop zone. Neill […]
Bolton v Brighton The Macron Stadium plays host to, what could be, a closely contested match on Saturday as Brighton travel north to take on Neil Lennon’s Bolton. Arriving on the back of two consecutive wins, including an impressive 2-0 win over Leeds, Chris Hughton will expect his improving side to get the job done […]
LESS THAN two years ago Danny Graham was a £5m Premier League star – now the striker is out to prove he’s not on the wane, despite dropping down to the Championship with Wolves.