About Michael Searles

Sports writer at City AM.
Email: michael.searles@cityam.com

2019 Articles

Leicester Tigers' stuttering start to the season highlights familiar concerns
Leicester Tigers' stuttering start to the season highlights familiar concerns
Just four games into a new Premiership campaign that promised to be a turning point for Leicester Tigers and they [...]
November 20, 2019
Jose Mourinho must improve Tottenham's attack and arrest Harry Kane's waning club form
Jose Mourinho must improve Tottenham's attack and arrest Harry Kane's waning club form
Jose Mourinho arrives at Tottenham with a to-do list that includes arresting a year-long slump that threatens the club’s status [...]
November 20, 2019
DTM and Super GT set for inaugural 'Dream Race' at Japan's Fuji Speedway
DTM and Super GT set for inaugural 'Dream Race' at Japan's Fuji Speedway
This weekend a decade of talks between Japan’s Super GT and the German DTM will reach fruition when the two [...]
November 19, 2019
Ireland face familiar situation in crunch Euro 2020 qualifier with Denmark
Ireland face familiar situation in crunch Euro 2020 qualifier with Denmark
Heading into a play-off match to qualify for a major competition is a feeling that the Republic of Ireland are [...]
November 17, 2019
It's the Davis Cup, but not as we know it: the lowdown on the 'world cup of tennis' taking place in Madrid
It's the Davis Cup, but not as we know it: the lowdown on the 'world cup of tennis' taking place in Madrid
After 118 years of the Davis Cup being played over the duration of the tennis season, this week it is [...]
November 17, 2019
Labour's plans to part-nationalise BT 'illegal under EU law', Conservatives say
Labour's plans to part-nationalise BT 'illegal under EU law', Conservatives say
Labour’s plans to nationalise BT’s digital arm to provide free internet would be illegal under European Union state aid rules [...]
November 16, 2019
Crossrail to pay out millions more to firm hired to keep project on track
Crossrail to pay out millions more to firm hired to keep project on track
Crossrail is set to pay out additional incentives worth millions of pounds to a US company originally hired to keep [...]
November 16, 2019
Wework faces US markets regulator inquiry after failed flotation
Wework faces US markets regulator inquiry after failed flotation
The US markets regulator will undertake an inquiry into Wework’s failed attempt to float on the New York Stock Exchange [...]
November 16, 2019
Twitter outlines political ad ban ahead of 2020 US election
Twitter outlines political ad ban ahead of 2020 US election
Twitter has announced its political advertising ban will include references to candidates and legislation. The social media site also said [...]
November 16, 2019
Police 'assessing' allegations Brexit Party candidates were offered peerage
Police 'assessing' allegations Brexit Party candidates were offered peerage
Police are assessing two allegations of electoral fraud after claims the Conservative Party offered peerages to Brexit Party candidates in [...]
November 16, 2019
General Election 2019: Labour figures meet to finalise manifesto
General Election 2019: Labour figures meet to finalise manifesto
Labour officials will meet later today to finalise the party’s manifesto ahead of December’s general election. The party has already [...]
November 16, 2019
Wall Street stocks rally and oil prices rise on hopes of an end to US-China trade war
Wall Street stocks rally and oil prices rise on hopes of an end to US-China trade war
The three major US stock indexes rallied on Friday on hopes that an end to the US-China trade war is [...]
November 16, 2019
Average commute increases to 59 minutes per journey, TUC study reveals
Average commute increases to 59 minutes per journey, TUC study reveals
Commuters are spending around 221 hours on average each year getting to and from work according to new research. The [...]
November 15, 2019
Manchester City lose financial fair play appeal to prevent Uefa investigating allegations
Manchester City lose financial fair play appeal to prevent Uefa investigating allegations
Manchester City’s efforts to block a Uefa investigation into financial fair play violations have been rejected by the Court of [...]
November 15, 2019