Soccer

Fernandes has shown how players should carry on in the Covid era

JEFF POWELL: Bruno Fernandes has set the best example of how top players should conduct themselves in the Covid era… a precious few are conscious of the dangerous threat of carrying on with their infantile behaviour Fernandes was named Premier League Player of the Month for the fourth time  He has set the best example […]

Soccer

Mikel Arteta admits he has to 'protect' Thomas Partey at Arsenal

Mikel Arteta admits he has to ‘protect’ Thomas Partey following his fitness issues after hailing the ‘big influence’ of Arsenal’s £45m signing as he returns from injury with a bang Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has heaped praised on midfielder Thomas Partey  The £45million man made first start since suffering injury at start of December He […]

Soccer

Odegaard has always had a strained relationship with Zidane

Martin Odegaard has always had a strained relationship with Zinedine Zidane and never been given a chance… now Arsenal could have one of Europe’s best young players if he recapture the form he showed on his last loan at Real Sociedad Martin Odegaard is set for a loan move away from Real Madrid this month […]

Soccer

Foden has propelled Man City back into title contention

Phil Foden has propelled Man City back into title contention and is now their top scorer… he is thriving on the left of a front three and it is becoming a question of where, not if he plays for England after putting Iceland hotel saga behind him Phil Foden netted Man City’s winner against Brighton […]

Horse Racing

The Two Amigos has Haydock in sights again

The Two Amigos may be set for a second crack at Haydock’s Grand National Trial next month following his excellent effort in the Welsh Grand National. Nicky Martin’s smart staying handicap chaser was fourth on Merseyside last February, having finished fifth at Chepstow. If he heads to the north-west again, this time it will be […]

Soccer

Stats show Son has been Europe's most clinical finisher since 2016

Stats show Tottenham star Son Heung-min has been outperforming Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo as Europe’s most clinical finisher since 2016… so, what are the secrets to his goalscoring success? Son Heung-min is on top form for Tottenham and is relentlessly consistent  South Korean is deadly finisher and performs well above his expected goals (xG) […]