Antonio Conte was right in his speech against the Tottenham players, but he must also take responsibility

Before he starts clearing his desk, Antonio Conte is eager to let off some steam. First about the Tottenham fans, impatient and dissatisfied with the size of the task against AC Milan, and about the club’s culture, steeped in failure with its losing mentality. Now the players, selfish and fireless, unable to play when the … Read more

Sheffield United 3-2 Blackburn: Tommy Doyle sends Blades to FA Cup semi-finals

Occasionally, things line up beautifully. A youngster whose grandparents lifted the FA Cup with Manchester City in 1969 scored a last-minute winner; progression to the semi-final gave Sheffield United a real boost. They needed it. Not just for the romance of Wembley and not just to continue the momentum they hope will see them back … Read more

Antonio Conte’s return to Tottenham will be a tonic for his club’s dastardly problems ahead of a big week

RIATH AL-SAMARRAI: It’s the same old story for SPINELESS Spurs after their second loss in a week to Wolves… Tottenham have had so many false dawns it’s a wonder they haven’t strangled their cock yet Tottenham again showed their vulnerabilities in their weekend loss to Wolves Tottenham dominated the first half, but regretted the missed … Read more