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The Scotland Contenders: Alex Neil

With Gordon Strachan set for talks with the SFA early next week, the general consensus from many has been “…but who could replace him?!”.

And when Paul Lambert is instilled as the bookies’ favourite – it’s a fair point. 456 more words

Scottish Premiership

Hull City AFC a club in crisis

This summer has been nothing short of a disaster for the fans and the people associated with Hull City. With the departure of manager Steve Bruce, the talk to replace the manager and the amid talks of the sale of the club, here we are five days before the start of the Premier League campaign and it already looks safe to say that Hull will be playing Championship football come this time next season. 1,262 more words


Gerard Pique and Everton defender John Stones are 'really similar', says Paul Lambert

Former Aston Villa and Norwich manager Paul Lambert believes Everton centre back John Stones and Barcelona defender Gerard Pique are ‘really similar footballers’.

Pique was part of Spain’s World Cup winning squad in 2010 and has won the Champions League on three occasions with club Barcelona. 205 more words


The Snap: Alouettes' notebook

TORONTO – While it still remains early in the regular-season, there have been a number of concerns raised over the Alouettes’ play, along with issues that appear to be troubling the team off the field. 950 more words


Herb Zurkowsky: Former Alouette Paul Lambert endured turbulent transition from CFL

Five years after retiring from the Alouettes, Paul Lambert, 40, suffering from acute pancreatitis and unaware he was a type 2 diabetic, was found unconscious in a Vaudreuil hotel room and was rushed to the Lakeshore Hospital two months ago. 1,090 more words


The English Pedant - English 0 - 5 Football

Football’s European Championship starts on Friday, and as the football community  is such a confused and lawless place as regards language, let’s look at some of the linguistic mumbo jumbo that is going to be coming our way. 836 more words

English Language

Why a diamond should be Roy's best friend this summer

Ok, it didn’t work against Portugal, but I still believe the diamond formation should be the one England start with against Russia on Saturday.

But in my team, Harry Kane wouldn’t stray any wider than the confines of the penalty area. 915 more words