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Jose Mourinho: Man Utd boss should smile more - Brian McClair

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho should show he is "enjoying one of the best jobs in world football" and fans would like to see him smile more, says former striker Brian McClair.


Breaking good….not bad! - Football Fitness Federation

Speed training is something that is used in football S&C programs. One area that is often neglected in this process is not just a player’s ability to …


Jesse Lingard: My size held me back.

<b>Jesse, you’ve played in so many different positions for Manchester United – which role suits you best?</b><p>I think for now, playing on the wing and …


Way of Champions Podcast by John O'Sullivan on Apple Podcasts

Barcelona's Generation '87: When Messi, Cesc and Pique killed the competition at La Masia

At 7.30pm on Friday June 4, 1976, the Sex Pistols changed the world. Inside Manchester’s Lesser Free Trade Hall, Johnny Rotten’s visceral punks …

The Matildas' rise to glory 40 years in the making

For years the cards seemed stacked against Australian women footballers. Men stopped them from playing, insults were hurled as they trained, their …

Chris Judd's tips for getting through a tough workout

You know that moment when you're in a workout session and you reach breaking point? You're sweating, your breath is escaping you, and your heart …

How yoga could reduce your risk of injury

<b>When did you start working with footballers?</b><br>I played professionally in Italy and Sweden but had to quit after suffering a bad ACL injury. Once I knew …


Exercise is more precious than ever. So let’s stop scaring kids off PE | Anna Kessel

Cutting PE lessons to boost exam results is madness – especially as we now know physical activity aids academic performance<p>When I was growing up I routinely bunked PE lessons. I saw PE as optional – it was on the timetable, but no one seemed to care if you didn’t attend. PE was for sporty kids …

FA Cup: The inside story of Wigan’s win over Manchester City in the 2013 final

When Manchester City's players went downstairs on the morning of the 2013 FA Cup final, the televisions in their hotel were showing wall-to-wall coverage of reports that their manager Roberto Mancini was about to be sacked.

FA Cup: Roberto Martinez on how Wigan ethos can help Belgium win World Cup

On the face of it, winning the World Cup seems a very different challenge to negotiating a successful FA Cup campaign but, as Belgium boss Roberto Martinez explains, there are actually several similarities.

Where are the young 16-21 year old Goalkeepers in Victoria?.... Australia?

‘The rat in my head that won't stop’

Accrington Stanley striker Billy Kee speaks openly about his struggle with severe anxiety and depression.<p><i>If you are affected by the issues in this article, help and support is available at the BBC Action Line</i> <b></b>

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How Antonio Conte’s Italy tactically outclassed Spain

A well-drilled Italy side deservedly knocked out the European Championship holders, Spain.<p>Antonio Conte continued with the impressive 3-5-2 system …

Six Nations 2018: How Eddie Jones will get England to peak at World Cup

Two Six Nations gone, two Six Nations left until the World Cup. For Eddie Jones' England, this week marks the tipping point: the past almost unblemished success, the future still up for grabs.

Manchester City First Team Analysis - Goal Kicks & More

Long read: Ronaldinho – How the godfather of flair changed football forever

FourFourTwo is in Rio de Janeiro, a stone’s throw from the 2016 Olympic Park, and we’ve just received an offer we can’t refuse.<p>“Would you like some …

6 ways to improve your leadership skills | FourFourTwo

HONESTY: DEFINITELY THE BEST POLICY<p>Leaders have to say what they do and do what they say. Do the basics well and don’t hide when things go badly. …


Aymeric Laporte: 7 rules for the modern defender

<b>Learn to love the ball</b><i><br>The centre-back’s role has changed</i> <br>“My positon’s most important evolution has been in the sense of being more than a defender. …

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Michael Carrick: Protecting the back four | FourFourTwo Performance

<b>Know your job</b><p>“If you’re playing the holding role in a central three in midfield, you’re screening the two centre-halves and stopping the service …