Mason Mount of England  celebrates scoring what proved to be his team’s winning second goal during the Nations League victory over Belgium at Wembley. Photograph: Neil Hall/EPA

England 2 Belgium 1 In the hunt for positives, Gareth Southgate could laud the spirit of his England team and their ruthlessness. The statistics sh(...)

Andy Robertson after scoring Liverpool’s first goal against Arsenal at Anfield. Photograph: EPA

Welcome back, then, English football; or at least something that looked quite a bit like it. For long periods this was another strange Premier League (...)

Thiago Alcântara: he should allow Liverpool better to control games without expending the same levels of energy. Photograph: Matt Dunham/EPA

All great sides are haunted by entropy. Even in their most transcendent moments, it is there in the shadows, hissing its insistent question: “What nex(...)

Liverpool’s Andy Robertson and Trent Alexander-Arnold are the best throwers in modern football according to Thomas Gronnemark. File photograph: Getty Images

During the scorching summer of 2018, Thomas Grønnemark received a call while touring the Danish countryside with his wife and their two children. He (...)

Mohamed Salah celebrates after scoring Liverpool’s winner against Leeds. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/PA

Liverpool 4 Leeds United 3 Mohamed Salah scored a hat-trick, including two penalties, as Liverpool began their Premier League title defence with a hu(...)

 Pierre Emile Hojbjerg, Martin Braithwaite and Daniel Wass of Denmark put pressure on Jack Grealish of England during the Uefa Nations League group stage match at Parken Stadium  in Copenhagen. Photograph: Michael Regan/Getty Images

Denmark 0 England 0 Pre-season is a time for experimentation and that is precisely what this was. A result that dented England’s Nations League aspir(...)

Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne shows off his PFA men’s player of the year award. Photograph:  Manchester City Football Club/PA Wire

Kevin De Bruyne credited Pep Guardiola after becoming the first Manchester City man to be named the Professional Footballers’ Association’s player of (...)

Kevin De Bruyne has been rewarded for his excellent season with Manchester City. File photograph: Getty Images

Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne has been named the 2019-20 Premier League player of the season. The Belgian produced 20 assists during the top flig(...)

A new mural of Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson holding the Premier League trophy, not all fans though felt he was deserving of his player of the year award though. File photograph: Getty Images

Captain fantastic It would be accurate to say that the Football Writers Association’s choice of Jordan Henderson as their player of the year wasn’t m(...)

 Jordan Henderson  has captained Liverpool to the Premier League, the Champions League and the World Club Cup. File photograph: Getty Images

Jordan Henderson has been named the Football Writers’ Association player of the year for his outstanding part in Liverpool’s Premier League title triu(...)

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