Premier League

ICYMI: Emre Can proves that even a blind squirrel finds a nut

A spectacular goal you have to see So, Monday’s match between Watford and Liverpool might have seemed a barely-consequential chapter in the Tolstoy-dense narrative that has been the 16/17 Premier League story. Liverpool’s unsurprising win inched them closer to becoming Champions League placeholders, and Watford’s unsurprising loss cemented them as Just Good Enough in a league …

The Battle of Bramall Lane

This day in football history On 16 March 2002, a match between Sheffield United and West Brom was abandoned after 82 minutes and three red cards. The ejections started early, as United goalkeeper Simon Tracey received a ninth-minute red card for handling the ball outside the box, forcing United to make an early substitution to bring …