A look ahead to this weekend’s Premier League fixture at the Liberty Stadium
Monday 13 February 2012
Accrington have appointed Paul Cook as their new manager after reaching an agreement with Sligo Rovers for his release.
Saturday 04 February 2012
Chelsea's captain has rarely put a foot wrong on the field. Off it, however, it's one calamity after another, writes Robin Scott-Elliot
Saturday 07 January 2012
What I Learnt This Week
Tuesday 20 December 2011
Debts, dismal defending and 'dinghy men' leave a club struggling to stay afloat and a reputation shattered
Monday 19 December 2011
The Football League Column: Rhodes' goalscoring exploits will attract attention in January
Monday 05 December 2011
The Football League Column
Wednesday 23 November 2011
Birmingham City 2 Burnley 1
Monday 21 November 2011
Birmingham striker Marlon King has welcomed a quick return to action as his side look to move on from Saturday's failure to beat Peterborough when they host Burnley tomorrow night.
Sunday 20 November 2011
Third-placed Middlesbrough were held 2-2 by Blackpool, Boro's sixth Championship draw in nine home games as stalemates hinder their progress. Scott McDonald twice gave Boro the lead, but Jonjo Shelvey's fifth goal in four games made Pool's point. "The result is frustrating – but not the way we played," said Boro's manager, Tony Mowbray.
Thursday 10 November 2011
It is a question which can never be answered, but it is a compelling one in any examination of Jimmy Adamson's life and work. Would England have won the World Cup in 1966 if the unobtrusive but authoritative North-easterner had accepted the invitation to become manager of the national team? After he rejected the opportunity, the job of replacing Walter Winterbottom went to Alf Ramsey instead, and the result was the most glorious triumph in the history of the English game.
Sunday 06 November 2011
We have lost faith in the bankers and politicans, please don't let it happen in sport as well. It sickens me that the Pakistani cricketers, Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir, cheated by deliberately bowling no-balls. I think it is absolutely right to send them to jail. Sport should be sacred and what those three did totally abuses what we all go into it for.
Wednesday 26 October 2011
Crystal Palace maintained their fine recent form to reach the quarter-finals of the League Cup for the first time in nine years, beating Championship leaders Southampton 2-0 at Selhurst Park last night.
Sunday 28 August 2011
The perfect Championship starts achieved by Southampton and Derby County came to a grinding halt as the Saints lost a thriller at Leicester City, 3-2, Darius Vassell, Richie Wellens and a Richard Lambert own goal saw the Foxes win at home for the first time this season, while Charlie Austin scored both goals in Burnley's 2-1 defeat of the Rams at Pride Park for the Clarets' first League win of the season.
Friday 05 August 2011
New signing Tyrone Mears has broken his leg in training, less than a week after joining the club.
Sunday 31 July 2011
- 1 Jeremy Clarkson 'sees no problem' with his racist language on Top Gear, says BBC
- 2 'Alien thigh bone' on Mars: Excitement from alien hunters at 'evidence' of extraterrestrial life
- 4 London restaurant 34 creates champagne glass modelled on Kate Moss’ left breast
- 5 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27