The Carabao Cup may have lost its shine for many of England’s big clubs.
It is one of the few pleasures of social media that new nicknames can be shared and enjoyed before the player concerned is even out of the shower.
Sir Kenny Dalglish: If Chelsea’s appointment of Lampard goes wrong, then Abramovich has to stay strong and back him
The appointment of Frank Lampard as Chelsea’s head coach may well point to a change of strategy at the football club – and a new way of thinking by the hierarchy.
Alan Brazil: Steven Gerrard’s progress at Rangers is the clincher for Frank Lampard returning to Chelsea
Some things are meant to be.
When players stepped out of line, there used to be a simple corrective.
Chelsea and the Football Association have been sanctioned by FIFA's disciplinary committee for breaching regulations over the transfer of minors, the world governing body has announced.
CHELSEA have completed the signing of Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain on loan for the rest of the season.
Premier League Weekly: Do Chelsea still have title hopes, and what’s next as Manchester United’s extraordinary season continues?
THE action keeps coming as we return for three more days of Premier League football.
Premier League Weekly: Will Manchester United get a win, and what will happen when Chelsea and Liverpool clash again?
THE Ryder Cup is dominating the sporting weekend, but while events continue in Paris, there is the small matter of a busy Saturday of football, with all of the big six teams in action.
Premier League Weekly: Which new manager will fare better in London – Sarri at Chelsea or Emery at Arsenal?
WOW! The Premier League has only been back for a week and already we have Manchester United’s star player at loggerheads with his manager, Manchester City losing their most influential player to injury and a stadium crisis for Tottenham.