Kolo Toure lasts less than two months at Wigan Athletic

Kolo Toure has been sacked by Wigan Athletic less than two months after taking charge of the Championship club. Toure, the former Arsenal, Manchester City and Liverpool defender, was appointed Wigan manager on November 29. It was his first job in management. However, the 41-year-old was sacked on Thursday after just 59 days having failed […]

Arteta inspired by Guardiola who ´changed the game´

Mikel Arteta has paid tribute to Pep Guardiola ahead of their FA Cup fourth round clash. The Arsenal manager worked under Guardiola at Manchester City before taking charge at Emirates Stadium in December 2019, and is now in the middle of a title race in the Premier League with his former mentor. Speaking at a […]

Ajax sack Schreuder after going seven Eredivisie games without a win

Ajax have sacked head coach Alfred Schreuder after a poor run of results. Schreuder replaced Erik ten Hag after his move to Manchester United at the end of last season, and initially seemed to be a good fit in Amsterdam, winning his first six league games and thrashing Rangers 4-0 in Ajax’s first Champions League […]

Bitesize Prediction: Ipswich vs Burnley – 28/01/23

Competition: FA Cup Market: Over 1.5 goals Odds: 4/11 @ 888sport Looking to extend on their FA Cup adventure on Saturday afternoon, a high-flying Burnley will make the trip to Ipswich. Starting with the hosts, managing to make an immediate return to winning ways in midweek, Ipswich will now be hoping to find some stability. […]

Bitesize Prediction: Coventry vs Huddersfield – 28/01/23

Competition: Championship Market: Both teams to score Odds: 10/11 @ 888sport In what could prove to be a lively Championship showdown on Saturday afternoon, Coventry will welcome Huddersfield to the Midlands. Starting with the hosts, last seen putting in what was another hugely worrying display on home soil, Coventry find themselves in the midst of […]

Simeone not plotting Atletico Madrid exit despite Copa del Rey collapse

Diego Simeone has reiterated his happiness with Atletico Madrid despite the club looking set for another season without a trophy. The Argentine saw his side let a one-goal lead slip in the Copa del Rey quarter-finals to rivals Real Madrid, who won 3-1 after extra-time at Santiago Bernabeu. Atletico’s exit effectively signals the end of […]

Lampard hails ´special club´ Everton after Toffees sacking

Frank Lampard has thanked Everton fans and hailed a “special club with a huge heart” after his sacking earlier this week. Lampard was dismissed on Monday following a 2-0 defeat at West Ham, which left Everton in 19th place and level on points with Southampton below them. Chelsea’s record goalscorer Lampard joined Everton in January […]