Match of the Day: Top 10 podcast: Premier League captains

Any great Premier League team needs a great captain, and there have been several legendary players to wear the armband over the years – but who is the greatest? That was the subject discussed by Gary Lineker, Alan Shearer and Ian Wright on the new Match of The Day: Top 10 podcast. Taking themselves out of the […]

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Roberto Firmino: Liverpool forward’s journey from humble origins to starring Anfield role

With giant palm trees stooping towards turquoise water, high-rise hotels glimmering in the sun, and opulent beachside restaurants selling lobster and expensive liqueurs, it’s easy to see why Maceio, the capital of Alagoas state, is known as Brazil’s Caribbean. Yet like most cities in the country’s underdeveloped north east, this picture postcard scene tells only […]

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Euro 2020 postponed until next summer

Euro 2020 has been postponed by one year until 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic. European football’s governing body made the decision during an emergency video conference involving major stakeholders on Tuesday. The tournament, due to take place from 12 June-12 July this summer, will now run from 11 June to 11 July next year. […]

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