#English Football

Arsenal’s struggles offer Spurs grim warning of their own mediocre future

The phantom slowly, gravely, silently approached Spurs. It was shrouded in a deep black garment, which concealed its head, its face, its form, and left nothing visible save one outstretched hand. It pointed to the south-west and in that moment Spurs understood. Spurs looked at Arsenal and saw not a rival but their own future. Could it be that Arsenal are a vision of Tottenham yet to come?
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Tottenham going against FA guidance on headers, Nuno Espirito Santo reveals

Tottenham boss Nuno Espirito Santo is concerned about football’s link to dementia, but admits he is not counting the number of headers his players are doing in training. Guidance, agreed by the Football Association, Premier League, EFL, Professional Footballers’ Association and League Managers’ Association, was brought in across the English game for this season as governing bodies try to address the risk of brain injuries and their link to heading.
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Main news in English football from 25th September

We bring you all the latest news from English football on 25th September 2021. On a busy day of Premier League action, Man Utd were surprisingly beaten 0-1 by Aston Villa. Kortney Hause scored a late winner for the away side and Bruno Fernandes skied a penalty at the death for Man Utd. Elsewhere, a Riyad Mahrez goal gave Man City a 0-1 win at Chelsea while Brentford and Liverpool played out a highly entertaining 3-3 draw. There were also wins for West Ham and Everton while Leicester versus Burnley and Watford against Newcastle ended in draws.

Mikel Arteta has already sent stark Arsenal warning about key Tottenham player

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta has already warned his players that Harry Kane could win the North London Derby "at any moment" as the two sides prepare to face off. The teams come together in the latest instalment of the North London Derby on Sunday at the Emirates Stadium with each attempting to kick their respective seasons into life.

Comparing Harry Kane and Thierry Henry’s north London derby records

Arsenal against Tottenham is one of English football’s most famous derbies and both teams have been blessed with some fine goalscorers over the years. Two strikers that have helped defined the Premier League era are Harry Kane and Thierry Henry. Both players relished the white-hot atmosphere of derby day and have scored some memorable goals that led to some memorable victories.

The Hottest Shows to Stream on Netflix, Showmax & Apple TV+ Right Now

The second season of Blood & Water arrived on Netflix on Friday, 24 September 2021. The series thrills fans after igniting a buzz with a trailer that gave glimpses into amplified scandals in the lives of Parkhurst students. Season two premiered with the introduction of new characters; Leroy Siyafa portrays...

Explained: England’s proposed ban on gambling advertising in football – and why dangerous crypto firms could fill the gap

There is a view that English football has developed an uncomfortable relationship with the gambling industry, but enforced change is on the horizon. A government-led review is nearing its conclusion before release this autumn. The long-term repercussions will be unavoidable. Revenue streams are set to be hit and football —...

Karl Robinson on Oxford United's Indonesian 'takeover'

KARL Robinson says it is ‘exciting times’ for Oxford United as he spoke out on the club’s ownership for the first time in several months. The U’s Indonesian investors submitted an offer to buy the majority stake back in March and the deal is currently subject to English Football League (EFL) approval, according to the U’s head coach.

Watch: Football team celebrates goal with fan who was bullied online

An English football side is winning hearts online after they celebrated a goal with a 13-year-old differently-abled fan. A video of the players coming near the stands to hug the young fan has gone viral. Fulham FC players were seen celebrating Aleksandar Mitrovic’s goal against Bristol City by running over...

Where are they now? Independent’s 11 “young stars to watch” for 2011 – planet football

On New Years Day 2011, The Independent published an article titled “Eleven for 2011: The Young Stars Who Will Light Up Football This Year”. It’s always interesting to look back and see the divergent paths of those who were once considered the best young players in the country. One or two have reached the heights that are expected of them, while others fall short of expectations – as it invariably seems to be the way.

Troy Deeney recalls drive home with a drug dealer locked in the boot

Former Premier League footballer Troy Deeney has revealed how he once received a lift home from his step-father while a small-time drug dealer was locked in the boot of the car. Making his way in the game at Walsall, Deeney, who departed Watford for Birmingham City this summer, revisited the...

Usick shows power in an impressive fight and takes away Joshua from all four championships

On Sunday night, in the heavy-duty grand duel of the English football club’s Totsenhem stadium in Hotspur, Anthony Joshua (24-2) lost to Ukraine’s Alexander Usik (19-0) in an impressive fight. Joshua did not protect … The post Usik shows power in an impressive fight and deprives Joshua of all four champion titles first appeared on
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Which football team does Anthony Joshua support?

With numerous titles won and an Olympic gold medal to his name, Anthony Joshua is one of the best heavyweight boxers in the world. However, the towering pugilist has admitted that football was his first passion when he was growing up in England. So which football team does the heavyweight...