Former England captain Terry Butcher urges football’s authorities to ban heading

Ex-England captain Terry Butcher has urged football’s authorities to ban heading from the game in a bid to protect players from suffering from brain diseases later in life. Primary school children are already banned from practising heading and the FA recently recommended restrictions on professional players in training.  But Butcher, 62, believes heading should be … Read more

Wolves v Newcastle: match preview | Premier League

Goals are still few and far between for Bruno Lage, only three scored in six games, so the onus will be on Jiménez to deliver again and dominate Newcastle’s soft centre. Steve Bruce’s side concede at an alarming rate and remain winless. Bruce will have to hope Wolves continue their hopeless record away at Newcastle. … Read more

Premier League is close to striking a deal over isolation rules for international stars

Premier League players returning from international matches in red list countries will only have to quarantine for five days and will still be allowed to train AND play for their clubs, under plans being drawn up by the league and government The Premier League is close to an agreement on quarantine rules for players Some … Read more

Manchester United vs Everton LIVE in Premier League watch live stream

Manchester United vs Everton LIVE in Premier League: Can Cristiano Ronaldo boost Man Utd to top of the table against Everton? MUN vs EVE live streaming, follow for live updates Manchester United vs Everton LIVE in Premier League live streaming: Can Cristiano Ronaldo boost Man Utd to top of the table against Everton? MUN vs … Read more

Gareth Southgate reveals he’s been ‘very impressed’ by Brentford star Ivan Toney

Gareth Southgate reveals England staff have been ‘very impressed’ by Ivan Toney and the Brentford striker is being ‘monitored closely’ for selection Brentford’s Ivan Toney scored a record number of Championship goals last term  The 25-year-old has continued to shine in the Premier League with the Bees  Gareth Southgate says Toney needs to keep scoring … Read more

Everton talisman Richarlison admits ‘I don’t know what the future holds’ amid PSG interest

Everton talisman Richarlison admits ‘I don’t know what the future holds’ after huge Barcelona bid and PSG interest in reuniting him with close friend Neymar Richarlison has once again addressed the subject of his club future The Brazilian is subject to heavy interest from elite European clubs  Richarlison stressed his happiness at Everton and said … Read more

‘We ought to try more’: how to pronounce footballers’ names | Soccer

International tournaments expose us to new players, teams and styles of football. Euro 2020 gave us the chance to watch North Macedonia and Finland on such a grand stage for the first time. Although, what can be exciting for football fans, can be challenging for commentators, who have to master new pronunciations. Derek Rae, the … Read more

Barcelona: Ronald Koeman and Joan Laporta ‘didn’t speak on plane home from Benfica loss’

Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman and president Joan Laporta ‘didn’t say a WORD to each other on the plane home from their humbling loss to Benfica’ as the sack looms over the under-fire Dutchman Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman looks to be a dead man walking at the Nou Camp  His side have endured a poor start … Read more

Thieves steal jewelry & cash from hotel he is staying

Lionel Messi Robbed: Thieves steal jewelry and cash from five-star hotel where Lionel Messi lives, check details Lionel Messi Robbed – Messi & Wife looted: One of the world’s richest & most followed footballer in the world Lionel Messi has been robbed. As Messi came back after playing Champions league fixture for his club PSG, … Read more