It could be said that Roy Hodgson's seven standby players for the World Cup drew more talk than the actual 23-man squad itself. In a bid to see just how these backup players stand, here is a lowdown on how they fare against the players who have most likely taken their place in the main squad. [More]
Following a turbulent Premier League campaign, Roy Hodgson’s 23-man England squad is looking different by the week. Some pundits are suggesting that he will play it safe and select the ‘old favourites’, while others are hinting that he could take the plunge and include some of the younger players who have taken the top flight by storm. In this article, we’ll take a look at five of the younger options that are being touted as potential wildcards.
This weekend sees the FA Cup return to our screens and even though the Premier League’s elite still value this competition very highly, it would be fair to say that the final four are surprising to say the least. While Arsenal are always tipped for some sort of domestic cup surge following the ten FA Cup trophies they have accumulated over the years, the likes of Wigan, Hull and Sheffield United will not have been expecting themselves to be in this position at the start of the season. Bearing the above in mind, there are certainly a few interesting statistics flying around ahead of the big semi-final weekend. Here’s our favourite ten…
We take a look at three key teams who have changed their kit colour scheme in time for the World Cup 2014 in Brazil. Will changing up the colour change their luck? [More]
So, with the season over it's time to consider perhaps a new boot to break in ready for August. With so many on the market right now, Sam, a member of the SportsDirect.com Head Office football team gives his verdict on the Nike CTR360 III Trequartista collection to help you decide! [More]