England v Malta: Jonathan Wilson's Tactical Preview

TEAM NEWS Raheem Sterling, in such good form for Manchester City this season, has withdrawn from the England squad with a calf injury and been replaced by Andros Townsend. Adam Lallana misses out with a groin injury while there were call-ups as well for Marcus Rashford...

El Fenomeno Classics - 5 Sensational Ronaldo Goals You've Probably Never Seen

Ronaldo – the original Ronaldo – turned 40 last week. Unsurprisingly, the occasion was marked by a fresh wave of appreciation. In the pre-Cristiano, pre-Messi era, the Brazilian stood out as modern football's most complete goalscorer, capable of both staggering displays of power and feats of...

When Big Sam Went Global: Remembering The New England Manager's UEFA Cup Campaign With Bolton Wanderers

The imminent appointment of Sam Allardyce as England manager has split opinion, but you can’t accuse the well-travelled 61-year-old of lacking experience. Big Sam has seen and done most things in football – bar actually winning any major trophies, obviously – and as he gets set...