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Gordon Taylor to step down as PFA chief executive

Chairman Ben Purkiss and PFA’s whole management committee will also stand down once independent review completed WT24 Desk Gordon Taylor has announced he will step down as chief executive of the Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) after 38 years in the role, according to Sky Sports. Renowned as Britain’s highest-paid union boss, earning almost £20m over the past 12 years, the ...

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Montenegro charged with racist behaviour

Montenegro have been charged with racist behaviour by UEFA after England’s players were subjected to abuse in Monday’s European Qualifier. WT24 Desk Montenegro have been charged with racist behaviour by UEFA after England’s players were subjected to abuse in Monday’s European Qualifier, according to Sky Sports. Gareth Southgate confirmed England would report racist chanting he heard directed at Danny Rose during ...

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Pressure off Loew after Netherlands win

WT24 Desk Germany coach Joachim Loew was lavished with praise on Monday morning after his team snatched a late win over the Netherlands in their opening Euro 2020 qualifier on Sunday, AFP reports. Loew has been under enormous pressure since Germany crashed out of the World Cup and suffered relegation in the Nations League last year.In recent weeks, he has ...

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James’ strike gives Wales dream start

Debut goal gives hosts opening European Qualifiers win WT24 Desk Daniel James’ early strike gave Wales a 1-0 win over Slovakia in their opening European Qualifier at the Cardiff City Stadium on Sunday, Sky Sports reports. James got the hosts off to a dream start with a thunderous fifth-minute effort, the Swansea winger’s first goal for his country on his ...

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Birmingham handed nine-point deduction by EFL for breaching Profitability and Sustainability rules

Birmingham drop to 18th in Sky Bet Championship, five points above relegation zone WT24 Desk Birmingham City have been handed an immediate nine-point deduction by the EFL for breaching Profitability and Sustainability rules, according to Sky Sports. An independent Disciplinary Commission ruled that Birmingham had exceeded the £39m allowable losses over a three-year period (up to the end of the financial year, ...

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Nuno Espirito Santo wants to make new history with Wolves

WT24 Desk In a record-breaking season, Wolves head coach Nuno Espirito Santo says his ambition is to make new history with the club, according to Sky Sports. Wolves are vying for a place in next season’s Europa League, and they currently sit seventh in the Premier League with an FA Cup semi-final to look forward to.Sponsored link The club are ...

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Paul Pogba wants Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to get Manchester United job full time

Players lost confidence under Jose Mourinho, says Pogba WT24 Desk Paul Pogba has exclusively told Sky that he wants Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to become Manchester United’s permanent manager, Sky Sports reports. Caretaker boss Solskjaer has led United to the Champions League quarter-finals and to within two points of the Premier League’s top four.Sponsored link He took charge after Jose Mourinho was ...

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Eden Hazard puts Real Madrid transfer talk on hold – for now

Chelsea have reportedly rejected bid from Real Madrid this week WT24 Desk Eden Hazard says he wants to help Chelsea win the Europa League before considering a move to Real Madrid, Sky Sports reports. Zinedine Zidane promised “changes” this summer after returning to Real Madrid this month, refuelling reports the Spanish giants will attempt to sign Hazard, who has previously admitted ...

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‘A historic day for Afghanistan’ – Asghar Afghan

WT24 Desk History awaited them – a first-ever Test match win – but Afghanistan were still 118 runs off from the mark at the start of the fourth day in Dehradun. And a fourth-innings chase is nothing to be scoffed at, especially in India, where it’s been five years since anyone has taken down a target over 125. But Rahmat Shah and Ihsanullah ...

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