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Gary Rowett: Birmingham City manager sacked by Championship club

Gary Rowett: Birmingham City manager sacked by Championship club

Gary Rowett played for Birmingham between 1998 and 2000 Birmingham City have sacked manager Gary Rowett after more than two years in charge of the Championship club. Blues are seventh in the table following their 2-1 win over Ipswich Town on Tuesday. Former City defender Rowett, 42, who left Burton Albion to replace Lee Clark […]

Coach Bennell remanded on sex charges

Coach Bennell remanded on sex charges

Image copyright EPA Former football coach Barry Bennell has been remanded in custody after appearing in court charged with child sex offences. He is charged with five counts of indecent assault on a boy, two counts of inciting a boy to commit an act of gross indecency and one count of assault with intent to […]

Koeman mocks Wenger for blaming ref as Everton beat Arsenal

Koeman mocks Wenger for blaming ref as Everton beat Arsenal

Ronald Koeman’s previous two wins against Arsenal came while he was in charge of Southampton Everton manager Ronald Koeman mocked Arsene Wenger for questioning referee Mark Clattenburg’s decision-making after the Toffees beat Arsenal 2-1. Gunners boss Wenger felt a corner was incorrectly awarded in the lead-up to Ashley Williams’ winner. Koeman said: “I’m not surprised […]

Southend striker Ranger charged with phone scam fraud

Southend striker Ranger charged with phone scam fraud

Image copyright Southend United FC Image caption Nile Ranger, who currently plays for Southend United, will appear in court in London later A footballer has been charged over an alleged scam involving a vulnerable person’s bank details being taken so their savings could be accessed. Southend United striker Nile Ranger, 25, has been charged with […]

Late Everton winner ends Arsenal’s unbeaten run

Late Everton winner ends Arsenal’s unbeaten run

Arsenal missed the chance to go top of the Premier League as Everton came from behind to secure a first victory since October. The Gunners, who had won their previous three games, were rewarded for an impressive start as Alexis Sanchez’s free-kick deflected in off Ashley Williams. Everton equalised just before half-time when Seamus Coleman […]

Late Everton winner ends Arsenal’s unbeaten run

Late Everton winner ends Arsenal’s unbeaten run

Arsenal missed the chance to go top of the Premier League as Everton came from behind to secure a first victory since October. The Gunners, who had won their previous three games, were rewarded for an impressive start as Alexis Sanchez’s free-kick deflected in off Ashley Williams. Everton equalised just before half-time when Seamus Coleman […]

Celtic beat Hamilton to restore 11-point lead

Celtic beat Hamilton to restore 11-point lead

Leigh Griffiths scored his 11th goal of the season Celtic restored their 11-point lead over Rangers at the top of the Scottish Premiership with victory over Hamilton. Accies’ former Celtic midfielder Massimo Donati wasted a free header from a corner before the hosts scored. Tom Rogic put Moussa Dembele clear and he unselfishly set up […]

Bournemouth extend Leicester’s miserable away record

Bournemouth extend Leicester’s miserable away record

Marc Pugh struck the ball through bodies and the power of the strike beat Leicester’s goalkeeper Bournemouth moved to the highest league position in their history as Leicester’s miserable run away from home continued with defeat at Vitality Stadium. The champions paid for a lacklustre first half, where they created clear openings for Jamie Vardy […]

I don’t know if I’ll get the time I need – Guardiola

I don’t know if I’ll get the time I need – Guardiola

Media playback is not supported on this device Give me time – Guardiola Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he does not know if he will be given the time he needs to build a successful team at Etihad Stadium. Defeat by Leicester on Saturday was City’s second in a row in the league – […]

Seventh-tier Stourbridge shock Northampton

Seventh-tier Stourbridge shock Northampton

Jack Duggan etched his name into Stourbridge history as he stretched to score the winner Seventh-tier Stourbridge upset League One Northampton Town to book their place in the third round of the FA Cup. Jack Duggan’s late strike secured the Northern Premier League part-timers a first-ever third round tie at League Two side Wycombe Wanderers. […]