THE humiliation inflicted on Liverpool’s players by Aston Villa will fade in time, but the damage caused by their 7-2 drubbing may have bigger long-term ramifications. When a team wins the Champions League and FIFA World Club Cup, before running away with the Premier League title, they build an aura that intimidates their opponents.
Things have gone quite well in the first month of the season for Ross Barkley at Aston Villa. Unable to carve out regular opportunities at Stamford Bridge since his arrival in January 2018, the...
Marcelo Bielsa has warned his Leeds players it is crucial they retain their attacking threat as they seek to re-establish themselves in the Premier League.