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Lambert: I'm no quitter

by Football News

Paul Lambert has been left fearing for his job after Aston Villa suffered their second cup exit in three days to lower-league opposition. Villa went out of the FA Cup at the third round when they were beaten 2-1 at Millwall on Friday... Read more

Time to celebrate the good losers

by Hyder Jawad

It is through the bad times that the good supporters reveal themselves. Step forward those Aston Villa fans who remained at Villa Park until after the final whistle on Tuesday night, to applaud Bradford City... Read more

Being a ball boy has its occupational hazards

by Dan Wheeler

So now we know. Being a ball boy at a football match can be a danger to your health. Well if not your overall health, to your ribcage certainly. And if a “danger” might be too strong a word, let us settle on hazard. Or rather Hazard... Read more

League Cup: back to the future

by Hyder Jawad

In the mid-Fifties, two revolutionaries were creating their magna opera. Erik Erikson, the American developmental psychologist, was disseminating his “Theory of Personality”... Read more

No criminal charges for Hazard

by Football News

Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard will not face criminal charges after kicking a ball-boy in the Capital One Cup semi-final second leg at Swansea... Read more

Abramovich approves, says Benitez

by Football News

Interim Chelsea manager Rafa Benitez insists his work since taking charge has the approval of owner Roman Abramovich... Read more