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The Football Lawyer: Gary Neville, football agents and how excess can be curbed, Football

The Football Lawyer: Gary Neville, football agents and how excess can be curbed

Gary Neville has recently and strongly criticised the influence of football agents in the game, and his thoughts led me to reflect on my own experiences of dealing with them.

By | Football, Sport | Wednesday, 20 February 2013 at 1:01 am

Arsenal beware: Bayern Munich’s attack is so good they leave Mario Gomez and Arjen Robben on the bench, Football

Arsenal beware: Bayern Munich’s attack is so good they leave Mario Gomez and Arjen Robben on the bench

The Munich street on which the Bayern headquarters are to be found, has begun to take its place alongside Coronation Street and Albert Square as the location for one of the world’s most famous soap operas.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 19 February 2013 at 2:15 pm

Dante: The Bayern Munich defender ‘every manager dreams of having’, Football

Dante: The Bayern Munich defender ‘every manager dreams of having’

If Arsenal are to keep one thing in mind when they line up against FC Bayern tomorrow evening, it should be that this is not Bayern as we have known them in recent years.

By | Football, Sport | Monday, 18 February 2013 at 1:20 pm

Gary Johnson has found the magic formula at Yeovil, Football

Gary Johnson has found the magic formula at Yeovil

A seven-match winning streak is a remarkable achievement for any Football League club at the best of times but one assumes you’d have to trawl some way back through the history books to find one as profitable for punters as Yeovil’s right now.

By | Football, Sport | Thursday, 14 February 2013 at 5:07 pm

Champions League success has become the top priority for Juergen Klopp’s ‘anti-Chelsea’, Football

Champions League success has become the top priority for Juergen Klopp’s ‘anti-Chelsea’

Borussia Dortmund take on Shakhtar Donetsk in tonight’s other Champions League tie.

By | Football, Sport | Wednesday, 13 February 2013 at 1:01 am

iBet: Real Madrid are a goal scoring machine at the Bernabeu, Football

iBet: Real Madrid are a goal scoring machine at the Bernabeu

On the face of Real Madrid v Manchester United is a mouth-watering clash between two of the giants of world football.

By | Football, Sport | Wednesday, 13 February 2013 at 1:00 am

Survival of the fittest – a Libertadores preview, Football

Survival of the fittest – a Libertadores preview

The group phase of South America’s juiciest footballing carrot, the Copa Libertadores, gets underway tonight at the Parque Central stadium in Montevideo.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 12 February 2013 at 2:01 pm

Neil Lennon has been more Arsene Wenger, but can he be more like Sir Alex as Juventus come to town?, Football

Neil Lennon has been more Arsene Wenger, but can he be more like Sir Alex as Juventus come to town?

He was criticised as a player and his first season and a half in charge was laden with controversy, but for Neil Lennon things are taking shape.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 12 February 2013 at 1:38 pm

Manchester United’s foregone title conclusion and more heroic tales of sports betting, Football

Manchester United’s foregone title conclusion and more heroic tales of sports betting

Following Manchester United’s routine 2-0 win over Everton at the weekend, Betfred have announced they’re already paying out on bets for the Red Devils to be Premier League champions this season.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 12 February 2013 at 1:12 pm

Juventus prepared to go into ‘battle’ against Celtic, Football

Juventus prepared to go into ‘battle’ against Celtic

“We saw that they beat Barcelona in Glasgow, but we are prepared to adapt maybe more than they did on that occasion”

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 12 February 2013 at 1:05 am

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