Di Matteo and Barton showed the unsung hero can also take football’s top stage

THE THREE men who have managed a European Cup/Champions League winner on three occasions are well known to all: Bob Paisley, Carlo Ancelotti and Zinedine Zidane. Unsurprisingly, most of Europe’s biggest names have won the competition and some equally notable … Continue reading Di Matteo and Barton showed the unsung hero can also take football’s top stage

Liverpool’s “run” is unimportant – on and off the pitch, they are on a roll

THERE was plenty of schadenfreude across social media, radio phone-ins and among football fans after Liverpool’s unbeaten run came to a stuttering end at, of all places, Watford. Within minutes of the final whistle, hordes of Arsenal (and maybe Preston … Continue reading Liverpool’s “run” is unimportant – on and off the pitch, they are on a roll