Author Archives for Frank Dalleres

2019 Articles

Player ratings: Raheem Sterling and Ross Barkley shine for England in Bulgaria
Player ratings: Raheem Sterling and Ross Barkley shine for England in Bulgaria
England thrashed Bulgaria 6-0 in Sofia tonight in a Euro 2020 qualifying match overshadowed by persistent racist abuse from the [...]
October 14, 2019
Copa America: The reasons behind Qatar's involvement in South America and what the future holds
Copa America: The reasons behind Qatar's involvement in South America and what the future holds
There is something odd about the Copa America this summer. In among the usual suspects – hosts Brazil, holders Chile, [...]
June 20, 2019
Sport debate: Is Frank Lampard the right man to replace Maurizio Sarri at Chelsea?
Sport debate: Is Frank Lampard the right man to replace Maurizio Sarri at Chelsea?
Chelsea are expected to choose Frank Lampard as their next manager following the departure of Maurizio Sarri. But is the [...]
June 17, 2019
Stevenage FC launch share offering as they seek £1.2m boost to promotion ambitions
Stevenage FC launch share offering as they seek £1.2m boost to promotion ambitions
For clubs scrambling to scale the ultra-competitive English football pyramid it can pay to go against the grain. Ambitious Stevenage [...]
June 3, 2019
Anthony Joshua's seismic defeat by Andy Ruiz Jr is the shake-up that heavyweight boxing needed
Anthony Joshua's seismic defeat by Andy Ruiz Jr is the shake-up that heavyweight boxing needed
This wasn’t supposed to happen. Anthony Joshua’s first fight in the US was meant to be a glossy commercial for [...]
June 2, 2019
Champions League final prize money 2018-19: What Liverpool and Tottenham can earn and how winnings have trebled in a decade
Champions League final prize money 2018-19: What Liverpool and Tottenham can earn and how winnings have trebled in a decade
When Barcelona conquered Europe for the first time in Pep Guardiola’s reign, beating Manchester United 2-0 in the 2009 Champions [...]
May 30, 2019
More at stake for Arsenal and Unai Emery than Chelsea and Maurizio Sarri in Europa League final between managers with points to prove
More at stake for Arsenal and Unai Emery than Chelsea and Maurizio Sarri in Europa League final between managers with points to prove
When Unai Emery and Maurizio Sarri pitched up in London a year ago they did so with something to prove. [...]
May 28, 2019
Aston Villa hit £170m jackpot after promotion gambles pay off against Derby County
Aston Villa hit £170m jackpot after promotion gambles pay off against Derby County
It tends to take a gamble to escape the bear pit of the Championship. Aston Villa have bet bigger than [...]
May 27, 2019
Johanna Konta's long-awaited first French Open win is British No1's latest cause for optimism
Johanna Konta's long-awaited first French Open win is British No1's latest cause for optimism
It took seven visits to Roland Garros but, finally, Johanna Konta is into the second round of the French Open [...]
May 27, 2019
Arsene Wenger on his future, being a tech investor, science taking over football and his dream of an Arsenal university
Arsene Wenger on his future, being a tech investor, science taking over football and his dream of an Arsenal university
When Arsene Wenger said his goodbyes to Arsenal, bringing down the curtain on a 22-year tenure which transformed the club [...]
May 24, 2019
Football's most lucrative match stagnates in value amid Premier League rights growth slowdown
Football's most lucrative match stagnates in value amid Premier League rights growth slowdown
The Championship play-off final, which takes place on Monday at Wembley and pits Aston Villa against Derby County for the [...]
May 22, 2019
Manchester City: Treble winners, record breakers, untouchable – and too good?
Manchester City: Treble winners, record breakers, untouchable – and too good?
In the wake of a domestic treble unprecedented in English men’s football, there should be no sparing of praise for [...]
May 19, 2019
How Watford's digital overhaul has helped the FA Cup finalists to keep punching above their weight
How Watford's digital overhaul has helped the FA Cup finalists to keep punching above their weight
Nestled among the replica kits and Javi Gracia T-shirts at Watford’s club shop is a version of “Guess Who?” in [...]
May 16, 2019
In the world's strongest league, Manchester City prove they are the best of the best
In the world's strongest league, Manchester City prove they are the best of the best
The midweek may have belonged to Liverpool and Tottenham, but the season is Manchester City’s. Pep Guardiola’s team on Sunday issued [...]
May 12, 2019