Soccer

Michael Owen believes Liverpool face tricky test to reach last-16

‘It’s not going to be easy going to Salzburg’: Michael Owen says Liverpool now face tricky test to progress in Champions League after Napoli draw Liverpool need at least a draw in their final Champions League group game They squandered the chance to secure their place in the last-16 on Wednesday Jurgen Klopp’s side travel […]

Soccer

Shearer, Owen trade barbs in bitter Twitter row

They are two of England's greatest goalscorers and former teammates – but a bitter feud that has been simmering in private for years between footballers Alan Shearer and Michael Owen has suddenly gone public in an ugly Twitter exchange. Shearer and Owen's relationship soured badly when they were together at Newcastle United, and the pair […]

Soccer

Michael Owen slams Lacazette for red in Arsenal defeat by BATE Borisov

‘It is very frustrating for any player’: Michael Owen criticises Alexandre Lacazette for red card in Arsenal’s defeat to BATE Borisov – but believes defender Aleksandar Filipovic should have been shown a yellow card Alexandre Lacazette shown straight red card in Arsenal’s loss to BATE Borisov  The striker lashed out at Aleksandar Filipovic late on […]

Rugby Union

Owen Farrell’s dad set to haunt England!

Owen Farrell’s dad set to haunt England! Sacked by Red Rose, now reborn coach will lead Ireland against son after World Cup Andy Farrell will replace Schmidt as Ireland coach after 2019 World Cup Schmidt has decided to leave his post, citing family reasons for his decision Farrell has been Schmidt’s defence coach since he was […]

Rugby Union

Owen Farrell will make England No 10 his own this autumn

‘I’d put him there every game’: Owen Farrell will make England No 10 his own this autumn, says Jamie Heaslip Owen Farrell has played most England games under Eddie Jones as inside centre But Jamie Heaslip expects Farrell to finally take No 10 spot from George Ford England take on South Africa, New Zealand, Japan […]