Who’s the mug now, Spurs?

Still recovering from the disappointment of Chelsea’s UEFA Champions League victory, Tottenham Hotspur have been left with effectively worthless mugs celebrating their ‘qualification’ for the 2012-13 tournament. Spurs qualified for the world’s biggest club competition after finishing fourth in the Barclays Premier League last season. But Chelsea’s historic win in Munich saw the Blues advance … [Read the full story]

Brendan Rodgers to be new Liverpool manager

Barclays Premier League side Liverpool look set to hire Brendan Rodgers as their new manager, with his current club Swansea expecting a deal to be finalised by the end of the week. Rodgers met with Liverpool officials on last week and Swansea chairman Huw Jenkins said on the club’s website the manager had been offered … [Read the full story]

“John Terry is a total wanker”, says Buford

Barclays Premier League bosses have avoided another awkward pre-match handshake involving John Terry by abandoning the traditional pre-match routine when Chelsea played Queens Park Rangers last weekend. Chelsea skipper Terry is facing a July 9 court case over allegations he racially abused Anton Ferdinand during QPR’s victory over Chelsea in October. Terry, who lost the … [Read the full story]

Typical Argie…does nothing…still wants glory

Carlos Tevez is expected to return to Manchester City eager to make peace with manager Roberto Mancini and help the club in their bid to capture the Barclays Premier League title. The 28-year-old striker has spent nearly three months on unauthorised leave in his native Argentina, continuing a long-running feud with the league leaders that … [Read the full story]

Robbie Fowler set to play soccer in India

Former Barclays Premier League players Robbie Fowler, Hernan Crespo and Robert Pires are set to star in a league with a similar name but a very different history: Premier League Soccer (PLS) in India. The competition’s inaugural player auction was held on Tuesday morning with Argentine legend Crespo emerging with top billing among a host … [Read the full story]