The mixed blessings of foreign owners

Brian Glanville witnesses the ongoing struggles of Chelsea's Fernando Torres and wonders whether the influence of club owner, Roman Abramovich, is undermining the striker's confidence.

How do you solve a problem like Mario?

Can anything adequate be done with Mario Balotelli? Now he has grappled with his own Manchester City manager and initial mentor Roberto Mancini on a…

The Ferguson phenomenon

Does Sir Alex Ferguson wield too much power for the good of the game? One notable incident over the festive period does seem to suggest…