Bobby Robson

Exclusive: Sacking Sir Bobby was like shooting Bambi, says Shepherd

Exclusive extract: Secret player visits, a manager too popular to be dismissed, a public and media outraged. Freddy Shepherd had the Leicester feeling back in 2004, probably worse in actuality, when he sacked Sir Bobby Robson, as he recalls in Martin Hardy’s book, Tunnel of Love

Wales night of sentiment for Speed

Gary Speed's teenaged sons will lead out Wales in the company of Aaron Ramsey and Craig Bellamy tonight, after their grandfather has given the team-talk in the dressing room. For very obvious and understandable reasons this friendly will resemble no other as the country pays tribute to their deceased manager.

The ten best FA Cup comebacks

It's the FA Cup fourth round this weekend, and with some mouth-watering ties, there promises to be moments of joy and moments to forget. With this in mind, we remember some of the most remarkable comebacks in the history of the Cup.