Liverpool refuse to reconsider Sun ban to host England game

England’s 13-year wait to play at Anfield will continue due to Liverpool’s ban on Sun journalists.

Liverpool’s stadium has not hosted the Three Lions since a friendly against Uruguay in March 2006, and have been ‘deemed off limits’ despite the FA’s struggle in finding a suitable venue for a Euro 2020 warm-up game against Romania next year. Read more

‘Furious’ Chelsea slam FIFA after having transfer ban halved

Chelsea have hit out at FIFA’s “deeply unsatisfactory” conduct when imposing a two-window transfer ban on the west London club.

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has lifted FIFA’s transfer embargo on Chelsea following the Premier League club’s appeal against the sanction relating to the signing of overseas youth players. Read more

Jose Mourinho demands Tottenham squad change one thing

Jose Mourinho slept at Tottenham’s training ground in order to prepare for Saturday’s game with Burnley and has told his players to stop wallowing in disappointment following a defeat.

Spurs boss Mourinho felt the dressing room was engulfed in sadness after his 100 per cent start was ended by Wednesday’s 2-1 loss at former club Manchester United. Read more

The 3pm blackout rule remains an infuriating turn-off for all

Amazon Prime’s introduction to the plethora of Premier League broadcasters wasn’t universally successful. As any internet streaming service finds, it can be tough to both attract and appease a customer base when clear and smooth web connection is required. On Tuesday night, Twitter was awash with angry consumers bemoaning the picture quality and inability for the match to be seen without constant buffering. Amazon have taken a giant leap by offering Premier League football exclusively on a streaming service, and it’ll be interesting to see how it develops over coming seasons. Read more

Seven Premier League rejects shining in Europe: Mignolet, Lukaku…

The Premier League is still seen as the place to be for many players – but a change of scenery over the summer has worked wonders for these players.

Whether it be because of their own struggles, the brilliant performances of someone else, a new signing in their position or just old Father Time, every player has to deal with losing their place eventually. Read more