Tag Archives: Roberto Martinez

England news: Sam Allardyce refuses to rule out John Terry recall and backs Manchester City’s John Stones

23 Aug

New England boss Sam Allardyce has admitted he may talk to former captain John Terry about returning to international football. The Chelsea defender retired from England duty in 2012 having twice been stripped of the captaincy and was never considered an option by previous manager Roy Hodgson. But, with 78 caps to his name, Terry […]

League titles: English regions ranked by most championships won in 128 years of league football

4 May

Leicester City’s Premier League title success is remarkable on so many levels, but it also marks a return to the days when the championship could be claimed by ‘provincial’ clubs. In the post 1992 Premier League era, only Blackburn had previously taken the title away from the giants of Manchester and London. But English league […]

Starsport’s ultimate guide to the Capital One Cup Final between Liverpool and Man City

28 Feb

Published 26th February 2016 HERE’s everything you need to know ahead of the Capital One Cup Final between Liverpool and Manchester City, courtesy of Ticketbis.net.

Newcastle need to ignore critics – McClaren

22 Feb

Steve McClaren says Newcastle need to ignore the critics and produce results after being lambasted for their trip to Spain. The Toon have been criticised for using last week’s break in the fixtures to go to La Manga for a training camp, with the trip being perceived as a reward for an underperforming squad in […]

Philippe Coutinho: This is how Jurgen Klopp has made every Liverpool player better

22 Feb

“It feels like we are moving in the right direction under him” Philippe Coutinho He told World Soccer magazine: “Klopp created a highly successful side at Dortmund and it is great for Liverpool to have him. “In training, we are working hard and enjoying his methods, which are helping to make […]

Pardew proud of rejuvenated Palace

22 Feb

Alan Pardew felt his players benefited massively from a training camp in Spain after knocking Tottenham out of the FA Cup. A close-range strike from the recalled Martin Kelly on the stroke of half-time secured their progress to the cup’s quarter-finals where they will face one of Pardew’s former clubs, Championship side Reading. Having taken […]

Aston Villa employee blasts ‘soul destroying’ club as she resigns

22 Feb

“It is soul destroying to watch it and I can’t bare to watch it anymore” Elaine Rose “After the game players are coming out of the changing rooms laughing and joking with each other even though we have had a big defeat,” said the lifelong fan who had worked in the […]