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Crawley boss Yems hopes to 'feel a bit upset' on Bournemouth return

Crawley boss John Yems ‘will feel a little bit upset’ on return to Bournemouth for FA Cup clash – after they sacked him from his backroom role with no warning and a redundancy package of just £3,800 despite six-and-a-half years’ service Yems spent six years at Bournemouth and secured the return of Eddie Howe Former football operations manager claims he was dismissed without warning Yems returns to Bournemouth for the

Guardiola's Premier League title vow as Man City look to knock Man Utd off top

Pep Guardiola has warned his Manchester City players not to get ahead of themselves in their quest to win the Premier League. City can go top on Tuesday with victory at West Brom, replacing local rivals Manchester United at the summit at the halfway stage of the campaign. Guardiola's side have won their last six games in the league, part of a formidable 17-game unbeaten run in all competitions. After

SAMUEL: Leicester are the nemesis of Europe's cosy cartel

MARTIN SAMUEL: Leicester are the nemesis of Europe’s cosy cartel… the super league elite want to disenfranchise upstarts and use the domestic game as safety net Leicester would not be invited to a closed shop European super league if formed They are a thorn in the side of big clubs having come in from the cold to succeed Traditional heavyweights want everything predictably slanted in their favour  Leicester, Shakhtar Donetsk

Henderson and Mings hold talks over tackling abuse in football

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson and Aston Villa defender Tyrone Mings hold talks with Government ministers about tackling abuse in football Jordan Henderson and Tyrone Mings held talks with Government ministers  Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden led Zoom call about tackling abuse in football  Troy Deeney, Anton Ferdinand and Karen Carney also took part in the talks  Jordan Henderson and Tyrone Mings held talks with Government ministers on Monday about tackling abuse

David Moyes wants four West Ham transfer windows before competing with big boys

Don’t wait 30 years – sign up for our daily football email newsletter today! David Moyes claims West Ham need up to FOUR transfer windows to realistically challenge the Premier League big boys. No 2 Alan Irvine revealed this week that this Hammers team reminds him of the Everton one he and Moyes dragged into the Champions League in 2005. And West Ham, who are unbeaten in their last seven

When Chelsea hierarchy believed Lampard’s reign was ‘heading in wrong direction’

The Chelsea board first held concerns over Frank Lampard 's position after the club's Boxing Day defeat to Arsenal. A 3-1 loss at the Emirates followed defeats to Everton and Wolves. And since then Chelsea have lost to Manchester City and Leicester City, while also drawing with Aston Villa. According to The Sun, Lampard's job only remained safe because of Roman Abramovich's fondness for the club's all-time top goalscorer. Even

Where it all went wrong for Frank Lampard at Chelsea

A £230m transfer splurge with nothing to show for it, unrest among the fringe players and humiliation at the hands of Bayern Munich… where it all went wrong for Frank Lampard in his dream job as Chelsea manager Chelsea have dismissed Frank Lampard after their torrid run of form this season  The coach becomes another casualty under ruthless owner Roman Abramovich Lampard’s tenure had been dogged by several problems that

Southampton vs Arsenal preview, team news, prediction, stats, kick-off time

Ryan Bertrand missing for Saints while Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could be absent again for Gunners; follow Southampton vs Arsenal with our live blog on Sky Sports website and app; watch free match highlights shortly after full time on Sky Sports’ digital platforms and YouTube channel Monday 25 January 2021 18:32, UK Team news and stats ahead of Southampton vs Arsenal in the Premier League on Tuesday; kick-off 8.15pm. Team news Southampton

Frank Lampard's brutal Chelsea end: Manager called in for 9am summit

Frank Lampard’s brutal Chelsea end: Manager was called in for a summit with Marina Granovskaia and Bruce Buck at Stamford Bridge while driving to training before they sacked him… and ‘he wasn’t even allowed to say GOODBYE to his players’ Frank Lampard was brutally sacked by Chelsea in a 9am meeting on Monday  The manager was on his way to the club’s training ground when he was called in Roman