Premier League should be 'taxed' to improve grassroots facilities – Former FA chairman

The Premier League should be “taxed” to improve grassroots football facilities following the collapse of the Wembley sale, former Football Association chairman David Bernstein says. Fulham owner Shahid Khan offered £600m for Wembley but withdrew his offer after the plan became “divisive”. The FA had said it would invest the proceeds of the sale into

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Wales captain Williams 'outstanding' – Giggs

Wales captain Ashley Williams put in an “outstanding, magnificent” performance in their 1-0 Nations League win over Republic of Ireland, says Ryan Giggs. Centre-back Williams has struggled for form with Wales and club side Stoke City in recent months. However, the 34-year-old, making his 82nd appearance for Wales, steered a young, depleted side to victory

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Who gets in your combined Chelsea-Man Utd team?

Chelsea host Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on Saturday lunchtime as the Premier League returns following the international break. Can United boss Jose Mourinho build on the morale-boosting comeback win over Newcastle at the club he previously managed over two successful spells? The Blues are undefeated in the league under new boss Maurizio Sarri and

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