Premier League
Samba Flair All Ritchie Needed To Shine

Just as Matt Ritchie was ready to abandon his superstition he struck lucky. The Newcastle United winger wears custom-made shin pads with sausage rolls printed on them. Whether or not the Scotland international is a particular fan of the pastry item is unclear, but he’d say it’s because “sausage rolls equal goals”. Matt Ritchie’s shinguards. Sausage rolls = goals. He told m...

Quiz: Name Every England Debutant Since 2014 World Cup

The 2014 World Cup seems a long time ago… The last time England played in a match at the World Cup finals, it was a disappointing 0-0 draw with Costa Rica in Brazil. The result didn’t mean anything as Roy Hodgson’s side were already out after two defeats in their opening two games. Ben Foster started in goal, while Frank Lampard was England’s No.8. Wayne Rooney came off the bench to replace...

Top 5 English Strikers Of All Time

Despite winning just a single World Cup, there has been no shortage of world-class English strikers through the ages. Some of the game’s greatest managers point to a strong defence when it comes to building a winning team, maintaining stability and forming solid foundations on which glory can be achieved. Who can argue with them? But for those of us who love watching and talking about footba...

Manchester City Starlet Phil Foden Is Pep's New Project

Back in July, only certain Manchester City supporters, English youth football followers and the most ardent of neutral fans were aware of the newly crowned Young Sports Personality of the Year Phil Foden. Today, the hype surrounding the youngster is building at such a rapid rate that ‘get him on the plane to Russia’ proclamations almost feel imminent. Of course, Foden has just 18 minut...

more storieskeyboard_arrow_right