About Michael Searles

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

2019 Articles

Royal Bank of Scotland wants to speed up privatisation by buying back government shares
Royal Bank of Scotland wants to speed up privatisation by buying back government shares
The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) wants to buy back shares from the government in a bid to speed up [...]
January 18, 2019
Forward thinking: Eddie Jones reveals unorthodox idea to field nine forwards ahead of England's Six Nations campaign
Forward thinking: Eddie Jones reveals unorthodox idea to field nine forwards ahead of England's Six Nations campaign
Eddie Jones is no stranger to causing a stir, and in his first media appearance of a World Cup year [...]
January 17, 2019
Saint Claudio: Ranieri will have to pull off another miracle if Fulham are to survive
Saint Claudio: Ranieri will have to pull off another miracle if Fulham are to survive
When it rains, it pours. And when fighting relegation down at the bottom of the Premier League table, it can [...]
January 17, 2019
Premiership faces having just one team in Champions Cup quarter-final unless Exeter Chiefs pull off an historic win at Munster
Premiership faces having just one team in Champions Cup quarter-final unless Exeter Chiefs pull off an historic win at Munster
England's hopes of having more than one team in the European Champions Cup quarter-finals were given a lifeline last weekend [...]
January 16, 2019
Old friends become foes as Arsenal legends Thierry Henry and Patrick Vieira face each other as managers for the first time
Old friends become foes as Arsenal legends Thierry Henry and Patrick Vieira face each other as managers for the first time
They stood side by side for club and country over a decade ago, winning just about every trophy there was [...]
January 15, 2019
Disney's CEO Robert Iger earns stock award worth $149.6m in 2018
Disney's CEO Robert Iger earns stock award worth $149.6m in 2018
Walt Disney CEO Robert Iger earned $149.6m (£116.4m) worth of stock grants in 2018 after a successful year for the [...]
January 12, 2019
Elon Musk company SpaceX to cut 10 per cent of staff
Elon Musk company SpaceX to cut 10 per cent of staff
Elon Musk’s company SpaceX will cut around 10 per cent of its 6,000 staff, it revealed on Friday. The company [...]
January 12, 2019
Former Stobart CEO buys share in Flybe ahead of proposed takeover
Former Stobart CEO buys share in Flybe ahead of proposed takeover
The former chief executive of Stobart has bought a 10 per cent stake in British airline Flybe, just as it [...]
January 12, 2019
US government shutdown hits 800,000 federal workers as they miss first payday of the year
US government shutdown hits 800,000 federal workers as they miss first payday of the year
As many as 800,000 public sector workers missed their first payday of the year on Friday as the US government’s [...]
January 12, 2019
Tesco and M&S reveal stockpiling amid concerns of a 'no deal' Brexit
Tesco and M&S reveal stockpiling amid concerns of a 'no deal' Brexit
Two of the UK’s biggest supermarkets have revealed they are stockpiling food in case of a “no deal” Brexit. Both [...]
January 12, 2019
Ford plans to cut 1,000 jobs at Welsh factory
Ford plans to cut 1,000 jobs at Welsh factory
Car manufacturer Ford is planning to cut 370 jobs at an engine plant in south Wales in the first phase [...]
January 12, 2019
Oil prices fall for first time in ten days but end week higher
Oil prices fall for first time in ten days but end week higher
The price of oil fell almost two per cent on Friday amid worries of a global economic slowdown. It ended [...]
January 12, 2019
Andy Murray's greatest hits: From ending Britain's Wimbledon drought to championing equality and becoming a mentor
Andy Murray's greatest hits: From ending Britain's Wimbledon drought to championing equality and becoming a mentor
As the lights on Sir Andy Murray's tennis career begin to flicker, the difficulty that Britain's next generation of tennis [...]
January 11, 2019
Donald Trump insists he has 'absolute right' to use emergency powers over wall
Donald Trump insists he has 'absolute right' to use emergency powers over wall
Donald Trump has threatened to "declare a national emergency" and use emergency powers in order get funding for a border [...]
January 11, 2019