Rugby League

O’Connor: Let’s embrace the Rugby League rule changes!

Sky Sports pundit Terry O’Connor gives his verdict on the Rugby Football League’s decision to remove scrums, introduce the ‘six again’ rule and restrict quota places to seven ahead of the Super League restart on August 2… I know a lot of people will be questioning the decision to scrap scrums, given that rugby league […]

Rugby League

NRL: Round 8 team of the week

We pick our stand-out XIII from the players who starred over the weekend in Round 8 of the NRL… 1. Clint Gutherson (Parramatta Eels) Gutherson was in superb form as the Eels blew away North Queensland Cowboys with a 42-4 win at Bankwest Stadium in Friday’s headline attraction. The 25-year-old set up three of Parramatta’s […]

Rugby League

Paul Cullen recalls Andrew Johns’ Warrington debut

We have seen headline grabbing debuts, some great players and memorable matches during Super League’s 25 season history – but when Andrew Johns pulled on the primrose and blue of Warrington in September 2005 – we witnessed all three together in what was an unforgettable night. With just two regular season games to go, the […]

Soccer

Deloitte predicts Premier League clubs set for £1BILLION revenue loss

Premier League clubs are set for a combined revenue loss of £1BILLION due to the coronavirus pandemic Finance firm Deloitte says top-flight sides will face a permanent loss of £500m Another £500m missing in 2019-20 will be deferred and recouped in 2020-21  Clubs could earn around half of their normal matchday revenue in 2020-21  Here’s […]