Fenway Sports Group sought to introduce a Moneyball strategy when they bought Liverpool in 2010. Photograph: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

When something in soccer is described in terms of Moneyball, the famous Michael Lewis book, it(...)

Andrew Graydon: ‘I will be an Irishman who studied English in the US teaching children in China. I’m putting myself in a position to be lost again.’

(...) the importance of education. I played for a college soccer team too while I was there, travelling(...)

Phillipe Coutinho could return to action against Swansea after his hamstring injury has proven to be not as serious as first feared. Photograph: Reuters

The injury Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho sustained against Manchester City is not too serious and he could feature against Swansea next weeken(...)

Crystal Palace’s Jason Puncheon shoots at  goal during last night’s Premier League clash at Selhurst Park. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Crystal Palace 0 Sunderland 1 Sam Allardyce’s team recorded a victory earned on the back of hard graft and a late winner from Jermain Defoe t(...)

Everton’s Romelu Lukaku is to sell his house in Brussels suburb Molenbeek due to terrorism fears. Photograph: PA

The Everton striker Romleu Lukaku has admitted he will sell his house in Molenbeek “as soon as possible” after the Brussels suburb became the centre o(...)

 Francis Coquelin faces at least two months on the sidelines after injuring knee ligaments during Arsenal’s 2-1 defeat to West Brom at the Hawthorns. Photograph: Reuters

Arsenal midfielder Francis Coquelin will be out for at least two months after suffering knee ligament damage in Saturday’s defeat at West Brom, manage(...)

Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho scores his team’s second goal during the Premier League match against Manchester City at Etihad Stadium. Photograph:  Michael Regan/Getty Images

Manchester City 1 Liverpool 4 Jürgen Klopp stated the next challenge for Liverpool was to dismantle a team at Anfield as convincingly as they did Man(...)

Leicester striker Jamie Vardy equalled a Premier League scoring record with his goal just before half-time against Newcastle at St James’ Park. Photograph: Nigel French/PA Wire.

Human beings shut inside deep freezers traditionally face unhappy endings but there are exceptions to every rule. Rather than proving the subject of a(...)

Watford’s Troy Deeney ends up in the net with the ball as his own goal gave United victory. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP

Alex Ferguson often said Manchester United liked to make life hard for themselves. They have mostly just been hard to watch during Louis van Gaal’s s(...)

Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane applauds fans at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images

Predictions have been pretty pointless so far in this topsy-turvy Premier League season but much more of this and people are going to start backing (...)