Stewart Robson breaks down how Arsenal managed to keep Chelsea at bay and keep a clean sheet at Stamford Bridge. Craig Burley reacts to claims that Arsenal should operate without Sanchez and Ozil, saying one of the two is expendable. Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck will miss at least the next three weeks with a groin
Gareth Southgate reveals he was thinking of including Wayne Rooney in England’s WCQ play before he announced retirement. The FC crew discuss Wayne Rooney’s England career and whether an underwhelming ‘golden generation’ will hurt his legacy. Steve Nicol examines the timing of Wayne Rooney’s retirement announcement following his flying start for Everton. ESPN FC’s Mark
Meet AlanTim the robot, who will offer protection to British football fans during the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. The Russian National Tourist Office in London is providing information to England fans to help “dispel their doubts about security matters” ahead of the 2018 World Cup. Despite the success of this summer’s Confederations Cup in
Daniel Amokachi and Andrew Kabuura discuss Germany’s youthful Confederations Cup side and why they believe they’ve been so successful. England manager Gareth Southgate is to fly to Russia for a second Confederations Cup scouting trip this weekend in order to watch Germany and Chile in Sunday’s final in St Petersburg, sources have told ESPN FC.
Raf Honigstein reveals his thoughts on the Garcia report that examined allegations of corruption in the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups. Former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner has told The Times that the Garcia report into corruption around the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids is “not even worth the paper it
Mark Ogden discusses the uncertainties surrounding stadiums such as Fisht Stadium in Sochi ahead of the 2018 World Cup. The Garcia report into corruption in FIFA said the England 2018 World Cup bid team was found to have “accommodated or at least attempted to satisfy the improper request” of executive committee members, including former FIFA
Ruben Loftus-Cheek has been struggling with a back injury. Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek has been ruled out of the European Under-21 Championship in Poland. Loftus-Cheek has been struggling with a back injury and has not been included in the final squad. Boss Aidy Boothroyd is also without the injured Patrick Roberts and Izzy Brown ahead
Meet AlanTim the robot, who will offer protection to British football fans during the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Layla Anna-Lee takes a tour of the Cardiff stadium ahead of the Champions League final. Layla Anna-Lee takes us around Cardiff, Wales, to check out the must-see spots ahead of Saturday’s Champions League final. UEFA