"Then again, there have been football managers like Phil Jackson who have just given the dressing room back to the players. When you've got such talented players, they don't need coaching, be told what to do when they're out there, there's not a lot you can tell them. They may think: 'I'll make them feel like they're running the club, it's their club, I'll let them get on with it.'" … [Read more...] about Dennis Rodman’s mid-season Las Vegas party – would it happen in football?
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The good news for United is that Rashford is back in full training, but it would’ve been a nice luxury to have Ighalo for what’s sure to be a congested fixture list. That said, United has plenty of attacking talent including young Mason Greenwood. The Red Devils should be fine. … [Read more...] about Report: Ighalo to leave Manchester United for China return this week
"Even if they are potentially able to create a bubble and manage it in that way, I think it will be impossible for everyone to do it with the kind of calendar that we have, with the travelling that you do on tours and the number of people involved," he added. … [Read more...] about Playing In Bio-Secure Environment Is Unrealistic, Feels Rahul Dravid
"It is a bit unrealistic to have things at the level, the ECB is talking about. Obviously, the ECB is very keen to conduct these series because they have had no other cricket...," Dravid said during a webinar conducted in support of YUVA, a non-profit organisation. … [Read more...] about Rahul Dravid feels playing in bio-secure environment is unrealistic