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No Cahill in Australia squad for England friendly
No Cahill in Australia squad for England friendly

Football Soccer - Australia v Jordan - World Cup 2018 Qualifier - Sydney, Australia - 29/3/16 Australia's Tim Cahill celebrates scoring a goal against Jordan during their World Cup 2018 Qualifier at the Sydney Football Stadium. REUTERS/David Gray/FilesSYDNEY (Reuters) - Tim Cahill and a handful of other experienced Socceroos will miss Australia's friendly against England later this month because it falls outside the international window.The for

May 11 2016
Mega riches await Premier League hopefuls - Deloitte
Mega riches await Premier League hopefuls - Deloitte

Britain Football Soccer - Birmingham City v Middlesbrough - Sky Bet Football League Championship - St Andrews - 29/4/16 Middlesbrough's Cristhian Stuani (C) looks dejected at the end of the game Mandatory Credit: Action Images / Tony O'Brien Livepic/FilesREUTERS - The winner of Saturday's Championship (second tier) showdown between Middlesbrough and Brighton are guaranteed at least 170 million pounds ($246.4 million) with their promotion to the P

May 6 2016
Leicester's amazing year from impending doom to unimagined glory
Leicester's amazing year from impending doom to unimagined glory

Britain Football Soccer - Leicester City players watch the Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur game at Jamie Vardy's house in Melton Mowbray - Leicester - 2/5/16 Leicester City fans celebrate winning the Premier League Reuters / Darren Staples Livepic By Mitch PhillipsLONDON (Reuters) - In April last year Leicester City were seven points adrift at the foot of the Premier League and seemingly going down.After pulling off an incredible escape, they have pr

May 3 2016
Burnley promoted to Premier League with victory over QPR
Burnley promoted to Premier League with victory over QPR

Britain Football Soccer - Burnley v Queens Park Rangers - Sky Bet Football League Championship - Turf Moor - 2/5/16 Burnley's Sam Vokes celebrates scoring their first goal with teammates Mandatory Credit: Action Images / Carl Recine Livepic (Reuters) - Burnley returned to the Premier League at the first attempt with a 1-0 home win over Queens Park Rangers guaranteeing promotion from the Championship on Monday.Brighton & Hove Albion's earlier

May 2 2016
Middlesbrough promotion hopes dented by Birmingham draw
Middlesbrough promotion hopes dented by Birmingham draw

Britain Football Soccer - Birmingham City v Middlesbrough - Sky Bet Football League Championship - St Andrews - 29/4/16 Middlesbrough's Adam Clayton looks dejected at the end of the game Mandatory Credit: Action Images / Tony O'Brien Livepic(Reuters) - Middlesbrough's hopes of automatic promotion to the Premier League suffered a setback when they were held to a 2-2 draw at Birmingham City in a thrilling Championship clash on Friday.'Boro moved to

Burnley grab late equaliser as Brighton gain on top two
Burnley grab late equaliser as Brighton gain on top two

Football Soccer - Burnley v Middlesbrough - Sky Bet Football League Championship - Turf Moor - 19/4/16 Middlesbrough's Jordan Rhodes scores their first goal Mandatory Credit: Action Images / Jason Cairnduff LivepicLONDON (Reuters) - Michael Keane's injury-time equaliser against leaders Middlesbrough kept promotion hopefuls Burnley second in the English Championship on goal difference from Brighton and Hove Albion on Tuesday.While the top-two clas

Apr 20 2016
Middlesbrough boost promotion push with 3-2 win at QPR
Middlesbrough boost promotion push with 3-2 win at QPR

Football Soccer - Queens Park Rangers v Middlesbrough - Sky Bet Football League Championship - Loftus Road - 1/4/16. Middlesbrough's Gaston Ramirez celebrates scoring their second goal. Mandatory Credit: Action Images / Peter CziborraLONDON (Reuters) - Middlesbrough moved back into the automatic promotion places with a 3-2 win at Queens Park Rangers that took them up to second in the English Championship on Friday.Goals from Jordan Rhodes, Gaston

Apr 2 2016
Northern Ireland set unbeaten record with Slovenia win
Northern Ireland set unbeaten record with Slovenia win

Football Soccer - Northern Ireland v Slovenia - International Friendly - Windsor Park, Belfast, Northern Ireland - 28/3/16 Northern Ireland's Robert Green applauds fans at the end of the match Action Images via Reuters / Tony O'Brien LivepicBELFAST (Reuters) - Northern Ireland set a record of 10 games unbeaten with a 1-0 victory over Slovenia in a friendly international on Monday as they prepare for their first European Championship.The narrow wi

Mar 29 2016
Redknapp to juggle Derby role with two-match Jordan gig
Redknapp to juggle Derby role with two-match Jordan gig

Football Soccer - AFC Bournemouth v Southampton - Barclays Premier League - Vitality Stadium - 1/3/16 TV Pundit Harry Redknapp Reuters / Toby Melville LivepicREUTERS - Former Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp has accepted an advisory role with Derby County until the end of the season, having already agreed to manage Jordan for two matches, the English Championship side said on Wednesday.The 69-year-old Redknapp will combine his mentoring r

Mar 16 2016
Promotion-chasing Derby want Redknapp in advisory role
Promotion-chasing Derby want Redknapp in advisory role

Football - AFC Bournemouth v Newcastle United - Barclays Premier League - Vitality Stadium, Dean Court - 7/11/15 BT Sport's Harry Redknapp Reuters / Suzanne Plunkett LONDON (Reuters) - Derby County have held talks with former Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United manager Harry Redknapp about an advisory role with the Championship club until the end of the season.The 69-year-old Redknapp, who has also managed Bournemouth, Portsmouth, Southampton

Mar 15 2016
QPR won't play Robert Green for financial reasons
QPR won't play Robert Green for financial reasons

Robert Green last played for QPR in January Robert Green's career at QPR has hit a bit of a snag, the former English number one still is part of the side but is rarely selected in the match-day squads or even is part of the training conducted for the first team.He quite possible is one of the best goalkeepers in the Championship but his luck with Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink's side selection hasn't been the best.Green is still paid to

Mar 12 2016
Factbox on sacked Newcastle head coach Steve McClaren
Factbox on sacked Newcastle head coach Steve McClaren

Football - Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday - Capital One Cup Third Round - St James' Park - 23/9/15 Newcastle United manager Steve McClaren looks dejected Action Images via Reuters / Lee Smith Livepic (Reuters) - Factbox on Steve McClaren, who was sacked as manager of Newcastle United on Friday.Born May 3 1961, York, EnglandPLAYING CAREER* A workmanlike midfielder, he spent six years in the lower divisions with Hull City, and also played f

Mar 11 2016
10 managers who have spent the most money on transfers in the last decade
10 managers who have spent the most money on transfers in the last decade

There are plenty of managers who have spent huge sums of money on players. Sometimes, their investments pay off while sometimes the players become expensive flops and the manager is criticised for investing too much money.While most of the managers on this list have managed to win multiple trophies, 2 managers who are among the top 10 in terms of expenditure on transfers have failed to win a single trophy! Everyone in the top 10 list has managed

Mar 10 2016
Top 5 EPL deals from the January transfer window
Top 5 EPL deals from the January transfer window

January, a month of bargains and panic buys, a month when the teams are allowed to tweak their rosters and gear up for the remainder of the season. January, 2016 was no different as it saw all clubs splashing some cash to add on to their respective team. A reported £175 million was spent by the EPL clubs in the January transfer window, £50 million short of the record, with most of that money coming from smaller clubs trying to keep th

Feb 9 2016
Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin joins Southampton on a four-and-a-half-year contract
Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin joins Southampton on a four-and-a-half-year contract

Austin scored 18 goals for QPR last season in the Premier LeagueEnglish Premier League (EPL) side Southampton have signed striker Charlie Austin from English League Championship team Queens Park Rangers (QPR).The 26-year-old striker joins Southampton on a four-and-a-half-year contract, the football club said Saturday, reports Xinhua.Austin scored 18 goals last season as QPR were relegated from the EPL and earned his first call-up to the England n

Jan 17 2016
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