Joe Royle

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Manchester City’s Catalan manager Pep Guardiola during his team’s win at Old Trafford. Photograph: PA

In prospect, six weeks ago, in that golden age when Manchester United didn’t have a permanent manager, the derby looked like being the biggest obstacl(...)

 Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp  during the  Merseyside derby  against Everton  at Anfield. Photograph: EPA/Peter Powell

Jürgen Klopp turned on the referee, his assistants, the media and even a member of Everton’s press team over the penalty that cost Liverpool victory i(...)

 Sergio Aguero of Manchester City celebrates with the Premier League trophy in 2012. Photograph:  Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

In the course of a voyage around the cradle of the professional game in England’s north-west for his just-published book called On The Brink, the auth(...)

Everton have appointed their Under-23 coach David Unsworth as caretaker manager following the sacking of Ronald Koeman. Photograph: Getty Images

Everton’s David Unsworth wants the manager’s job permanently after being put in temporary charge following Ronald Koeman’s sacking. Here’s a look at (...)

Everton’s Under-23 side are to sleep at Goodison Park in aid of a homeless charity. Photograph: Getty/Alex Livesey

The Everton Under-23 manager, David Unsworth, has signed his entire squad up to take part in a sleepout at Goodison Park in aid of a homeless charity.(...)

The stadiums of Liverpool and Everton, Anfield (foreground) and Goodison Park respectively, separated by Stanley Park in the city of Liverpool. Photograph: Jonathan Webb/Getty Images.

Twenty-four hours in Liverpool: love and laughter, longing and belonging, blue and red, football, football. Never a chore. Scene One: Wednesday night(...)

Bradford City’s Billy Clarke: “On paper, it’s not as hard as the last round,” says Clarke of the FA Cup tie against Sunderland after his side’s stunning 4-2 win over Chelsea in the fourth round. Photo: Nigel Roddis/Getty

Billy Clarke sounds settled, and that is not a glib assessment with which to begin. When Clarke’s career is reviewed, what stands out is the movement,(...)