England beat Slovenia 3-1 in Euro 2016 Qualifiers

England held their nerve to beat Slovenia 3-1 in the Euro 2016 Qualifiers and complete perfect record of four wins from four games. After a boring and goalless first half, Slovenia scored in the 57th minute, courtesy an own goal by Jordan Henderson. However, it was not long before one England’s most loyal servants, Wayne…

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United hold Chelsea as Hammers upset City and Newcastle knock Tottenham down

In a sort of ‘showdown’ weekend, West Ham took on Manchester City, Chelsea played Manchester United and Tottenham tackled Newcastle. First up came City who were away to the Hammers put up a rather lacklustre display and despite hitting the crossbar in the first half, succumbed to yet another knockback when Amalfitano and Sakho showed…

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Southampton beat Sunderland 8-0

Southampton beat Sunderland 8-0 to register one of the most emphatic wins in the English Premier League to date. One would thought that 3-0 at the end of the first half, with an own goal by Santiago Verging in the 12th minute, and then goals from Graziano Pelle and Jack Cork, would have seen Southampton take…

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Shanghai title goes to Federer

Roger Federer beat Gilles Simon 7-6(6), 7-6(2) to win the Shanghai Rolex Masters. The win makes it his twenty third ATP World Tour Masters 1000 title and it is quite fitting that it also pushes him up the Emirates ATP Rankings into the World No2 spot. The title is the fourth for the Swiss player…

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Back in Scotland where Europe retain the Ryder Cup

For the 2nd time in its’ history, Scotland hosted the Ryder Cup at the fantastic PGA Centenary Course near the Gleneagles Hotel. McGinley was in charge of captaining Europe and Tom Watson for USA. Spread over the Friday, Saturday and today – we enjoyed 2 days of 4/Fourball and 4/Foursome matches followed by 12 Individual…

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Singapore Grand Prix leaves Hamilton with 25 points and Rosberg with Nothing

In what seemed to be a turnaround of massive proportions, Hamilton left the Singapore leg of the Grand Prix today first in the Drivers’ Championship Standings as a Wiring loom failure meant teammate Nico Rosberg was forced to retire early. Hamilton and Rosberg have endured a bitter-sweet relationship ever since the purposeful-crash accusation earlier this…

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Manchester United win over 10 man Palace

Manchester United enjoyed a 2-0 over a ten man Crystal Palace side, in a game where we saw the English Premier League title holders struggle to string together any decent passes and give any indication that David Moyes has any idea of how to get the best of his squad of players. The only positive…

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