Emery accepts Monreal unlikely to be fit for season opener

Unai Emery accepts defender Nacho Monreal is unlikely to be fit to feature for Arsenal in their season opener against champions Manchester City next Sunday due to a knee knock….

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Russia v Saudi Arabia: Pressure on hosts in World Cup opener

Russia are the lowest-ranked team at the World Cup and yet, come Thursday’s opener, they will be expected to provide a nation-lifting performance against Saudi Arabia. The hosts are somewhat…

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6 Selection Headaches Facing Gareth Southgate Ahead of England’s World Cup Opener Against Tunisia

Well that’s decided then. Two friendlies, 180 minutes and, most importantly, two wins for England mean that I am absolutely convinced that the Three Lions will be bringing the World…

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