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Ben Thornley - then and now

How Ben Thornley was on course to Rule The World before he was ‘Tackled’

Last month I had the privilege of spending four days in Malta with a group of ex-Manchester United footballers who epitomise why the club...
Duncan Edwards - Munich 60 years tribute at Old Trafford

Duncan Edwards Day is poignant tribute 60 years after Munich Disaster

Duncan Edwards will forever be remembered as the Busby Babe many believed would have become the greatest footballer of all time had it not...
Man Utd legends line up for pre-match team photo before facing Valletta. Photo by John Gubba

‘Man Utd The Religion’ more than a football club: How Malta worships Red Devils

I'm just back from Malta where I’ve been spending time with the world’s oldest and greatest Manchester United Supporters Club founded in 1959. ....
Wayne Rooney enjoying life at DC United

Can Wayne Rooney’s revival help achieve soccer’s American Dream?

What would you say if I told you that 2018 has been the most exciting year in American soccer in years? I'm sure many...
Harry the Hornet you're a disgrace says Roy Hodgson

Hilarious! Harry the Hornet winding up Hodgson proves ‘it’s a funny old game’

https://twitter.com/TheSportsman/status/1033037987423178752 It was Football's TV double act of the eighties and early 90s 'Saint and Greavsie' who coined the phrase "It's a funny old game,"...
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Klopp right to hail Pep ‘best coach in world’ and Amazon struck gold in...

On the eve of Liverpool completing their Champions League elimination of Premier League champions elect Manchester City, I was at the Etihad to hear...
Klopp Mourinho Guardiola

EPL winners will come from North West but can United stop City & Liverpool?

With the new Premier League season kicking off this evening when Manchester United entertain Leicester City, football supporters across the country are excitedly assessing...
Can Mourinho return as a super hero?

Time for Jose Mourinho to prove he really is Superman PS: Paul Pogba stays!

The time has come for Jose Mourinho to prove that he is still a great manager. No excuses. No tantrums. No blaming the players....
Frank Bruno before world title fight with champion Lennox Lewis

When Frank Bruno fought Mike Tyson I remember genuinely fearing for his life

It has been great to see my old pal Frank Bruno this week looking and sounding so good after becoming a grandfather for the...
Pogba celebrates Word Cup winvideo

Can Mourinho find formula to unleash Pogba and United’s embarrassment of riches

It was refreshing to hear Chelsea's new manager Maurizio Sarri yesterday describe the transfer window as "boring", adding that he would rather focus on...