FA sanction disciplinary hearing into the conduct of England’s diversity consultant Edleen John

EXCLUSIVE: The FA sanction a full disciplinary hearing into the conduct of England’s diversity consultant Edleen John after bullying allegations… with all options on the table after more claims were lodged At least three more FA employees have now made claims against Edleen John  The investigation found that there is sufficient grounds to schedule a … Read more

Experienced ref Kevin Friend joins Mike Dean, Jon Moss and Martin Atkinson in retiring this summer

Referee Kevin Friend joins Mike Dean, Jon Moss and Martin Atkinson in retiring this summer – leaving a lack of experienced officials in the Premier League and only younger officials to fill the void Kevin Friend has become the latest experienced Premier League referee to retire Mike Dean, Jon Moss and Martin Atkinson hung up … Read more

Are England players as good as we think? Gareth Southgate could be getting too much blame

DOMINIC KING: Could it just be that England’s players are not as good as we think? Harry Kane was the only genuine world class star available to Gareth Southgate for these four winless matches Gareth Southgate has felt the brunt of the criticism for England’s 4-0 defeat But questions also need to be asked of … Read more

Gareth Southgate launches defence of his England reign after Hungary hammering

‘I know how quickly opinions change’: Gareth Southgate launches defence of his England reign after Hungary hammering and insists he will be ‘hardened’ by experience Gareth Southgate faced huge criticism after England’s 4-0 defeat by Hungary England only have two games left to tinker ahead of the World Cup  Manager says he is clear about … Read more

England fans are tuning on Gareth Southgate because he is liberal for fanbase with many illiberals

Gareth Southgate is England’s most successful manager since Sir Alf Ramsey and yet a rising tide of angry voices is screaming for him to be sacked, ostensibly because he lost a meaningless, end-of-season friendly against Hungary — rebranded as a Nations League match — that he was using to explore options for this winter’s World … Read more

Raheem Sterling defends Gareth Southgate following England’s 4-0 defeat against Hungary

Raheem Sterling leapt to the defence of under-fire Gareth Southgate following England’s Hungary humbling at Molineux on Tuesday evening. Sterling has become a firm favourite of Southgate’s and feels it is unfair to judge the 51-year-old on a Nations League run that has seen England lose home and away to Hungary, given what Southgate has … Read more

England: Harry Kane shuts down questions over Gareth Southgate’s future ahead of the World Cup

‘Let’s not forget where we have come from’: Harry Kane shuts down questions over Gareth Southgate’s future after Hungary humiliation as he credits boss for creating ‘one of the most successful England sides in the past 50 years’ By Isabel Baldwin For Mailonline Published: 23:27 BST, 14 June 2022 | Updated: 12:07 BST, 15 June … Read more

David Beckham almost FORGETS his halfway line goal, and tells Gary Neville the best he’s played with

David Beckham almost FORGETS about his famous goal from the halfway line, reveals Nicky Butt still asks him for restaurant bookings… and tells Gary Neville that Zinedine Zidane is the best he’s played with David Beckham has opened up on his career in an honest chat with Gary Neville  The Manchester United icon admitted that … Read more

England: Harry Kane to be rested for game vs Italy with Tammy Abraham set for start

Harry Kane will be rested for England’s Nations League fixture against Italy, with Gareth Southgate set to give Roma striker Tammy Abraham a chance to stake his claim England captain Harry Kane is set to be rested against Italy in Nations League Kane is now only three goals shy of Wayne Rooney’s record of 53 … Read more

Channel 4’s England coverage is toe-curling and has all the appeal of cardboard – IAN HERBERT

IAN HERBERT: Channel 4’s toe-curling England coverage has all the appeal of CARDBOARD… their relentless pursuit of ‘entertainment’ leaves no time to report, analyse, debate and disagree Channel 4’s England coverage at the Nations League has been a painful watch Presenter Jules Breach produced a toe-curling interview with Gareth Southgate  She then took Michael Owen … Read more