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Premier League
Did John Terry just game the Chelsea propaganda machine?
08:00 Tuesday 26th February 2019

Humans are hierarchal. We need leaders even if it’s only to tear them down. At the same time that we criticise leaders, we expect others within an organization to follow the chain of command. That is why Kepa Arrizabalaga’s behaviour…

Championship
Dean Smith, John Terry, troubled times at Aston Villa. Why?
15:00 Thursday 24th January 2019

Just before the second week of October 2018, Aston Villa decided to pull the plug on Steve Bruce. This followed a terrible run of form that featured one win in nine Championship matches which left Villa 12th in the standings. Bruce was almost…

Championship
What will Dean Smith, John Terry bring to Aston Villa?
09:00 Wednesday 17th October 2018

A blink of an eye ago, John Terry was Aston Villa’s field marshal, championing a return to the Premier League. Next thing, the Englishman has been installed as the manager, albeit assistant to the son of a former Villa Park steward.  …

Transfers
6 free agents Premier League clubs should sign  
08:00 Friday 14th September 2018

The European transfer window was slammed shut exactly two weeks ago. The Premier League wasn’t that tolerant. Teams were rushed off the market earlier than usual. Even with proceedings closed, some players could still move to England's…

Premier League
Can Harry Maguire be Jose Mourinho's new John Terry?
12:00 Sunday 29th July 2018

There are few better places to showcase your talents than at a World Cup. Every season after the major tournament, there's always a handful of players whose reputation grows so much that it earns them a move higher up the football…

World Cup
Ruben Loftus-Cheek must make proper use of this summer
17:00 Wednesday 6th June 2018

It is a testament to Ruben Loftus-Cheek's performance that he was picked ahead of Adam Lallana and Jack Wilshere in England's World Cup squad. The psychically imposing youngster is highly regarded by Three Lions boss Gareth Southgate.…

Championship
Championship play-offs: Which team will secure Premier League promotion?
10:30 Friday 11th May 2018

The Championship play-offs commence on Friday night. Fulham, Aston Villa, Middlesbrough, and Derby County all have sights set on England’s top division. Only three games stand in their way.   In the semi-finals, Fulham take on Derby…

Opinion
What next for Vincent Kompany at Manchester City?
09:00 Saturday 24th March 2018

There is only one reason Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany is not rated alongside Nemanja Vidic, Tony Adams, and John Terry as legendary captains in the rearguard. It is not because he isn't as domineering. It's the injuries.…

Championship
Why Aston Villa won't be in the Championship next season
09:30 Tuesday 13th March 2018

After guiding his team to a 4-1 humiliation of Championship table-toppers Wolverhampton Wanderers, Steve Bruce said it would take "an almighty collapse" to stop Wolves from winning promotion at season's end. Bruce could be…

Premier League
Is it the end for Gary Cahill at Chelsea?
08:00 Sunday 4th March 2018

Gary Cahill continues to sit on the bench at Chelsea. On his day the 32-year-old ranks among the best central defenders in all football. The question is whether that day has passed? Successor to the legendary John Terry as Blues captain,…

Champions League
Andreas Christensen is allowed to make errors at 21
08:30 Friday 23rd February 2018

One reason legendary centre-back John Terry was let go by Chelsea at last season's end was Danish youngster Andreas Christensen's return. The 21-year-old had impressed in the Bundesliga with Borussia Monchengladbach.…

Premier League
Where does Manchester City rank among great Premier League teams?
12:00 Thursday 15th February 2018

Manchester City is on course to win the Premier League earlier than any other side. Bookmakers predict Pep Guardiola's side will win the league on April 7. Bitter rival Manchester United commute to the Etihad that Saturday. City…

Championship
Robert Snodgrass: Aston Villa's unsung hero
11:00 Wednesday 7th February 2018

Two players quickly spring to mind whenever Aston Villa's incredible resurgence is discussed: John Terry and Albert Adomah. While Terry gets the job done at the back, Adomah executes in attack with aplomb. However, there's a third…

Championship
John Terry leading Aston Villa back to the Premier League
12:00 Sunday 28th January 2018

Only footballers who have played at the top level truly understand the passion and commitment it takes. Outsiders like myself know that, at 37, most footballers are sitting in the studio with a mic clipped to their lapel, trying…

Features
Real Madrid v Sunderland with Trevor Sinclair in the booth
11:00 Wednesday 3rd January 2018

Imagine life is a never-ending football match between Real Madrid and Sunderland. You might think that as the two sides continue playing one another Sunderland would gradually rise to the occasion until the two were just about level. I’ll…