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New Blackpool Owner Simon Sadler: ‘I’m Doing It for the Greater Good’

New Blackpool Owner Simon Sadler: ‘I’m Doing It for the Greater Good’

If Blackpool supporters who fought the arduous campaign against Owen Oyston’s toxic ownership ever fantasized about the ideal alternative, they may have imagined a figure not very different from Simon Sadler, a local lad made good and the club’s new owner. The 49-year-old grew up in Blackpool, wa

Iván Zamorano on Ronaldo, Chile at the Copa América and His 1+8 Shirt

Iván Zamorano on Ronaldo, Chile at the Copa América and His 1+8 Shirt

Iván Zamorano smiles and lets out a little laugh. “The idea came about because the best in the world had arrived,” he says with a knowing glance. “I had to hand the No 9 over to him.” Zamorano was at the top of his game when Ronaldo joined him at Inter in the summer of 1997.

What Is a Foul? Lionel Messi’s Anger Highlights Controversy Surrounding Var

There was a time before VAR. There may be a time after VAR. But this is the age of VAR and nothing can ever happen but that VAR is central to the discussion.

Recruiting Frank Lampard Could Be a Change of Culture Chelsea Need

Recruiting Frank Lampard Could Be a Change of Culture Chelsea Need

The premise of Good Morning Transfers, a new Sky Sports segment that begins on Monday, is that the present transfer window is poised to be the biggest, best and most expensive of all time and viewers will naturally wish to tune in from 9 am just to make sure they did not miss anything while they wer

Aaron Wan-Bissaka Can Shine at Old Trafford but Patience Will Be Needed

Aaron Wan-Bissaka Can Shine at Old Trafford but Patience Will Be Needed

There is no real preparation for what is about to happen to Aaron Wan-Bissaka. Sure, he had been offered a glimpse of what is to come while drawing the focus with that stoppage‑time own goal which condemned England’s under-21s to a damaging defeat by France at the European Championship.

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