Harry Redknapp has defended his criticism of a number of his players following QPR's midweek cup exit at the hands of Burton as the manager prepares to extend his stay at Loftus Road.
Having made nine changes for the Capital One Cup second round tie against the Sky Bet League Two outfit, Redknapp saw his side slip to a third straight defeat of the season following Barclays Premier League losses to Hull and Tottenham.
The game at the Pirelli Stadium would have been seen as an ideal opportunity for ...
The more condescending kind of Manchester United supporter, unaware of what was about to happen in the League Cup at MK Dons, saw the visit to Sunderland last weekend as one of their "easy" games.
United were fortunate to get away from the Stadium of Light with a point.
Perhaps the worst approach Gus Poyet's team could take to Saturday's match at Queens Park Rangers would be that this is, in turn, one of the "easy" games of Sunderland's season.
It did seem that way back in March 2013, b...
Sunderland's late show sent the Black Cats through in the Capital One Cup - and leave Birmingham fuming.
Jordi Gomez, Adam Johnson and Connor Wickham struck in the final 13 minutes to stun the hosts and give the Premier League side a 3-0 win.
But Blues were angered after Gomez's opener, claiming the ball had gone out in the build-up.
The Black Cats made hard work of the win as David Cotterill hit the post and Clayton Donaldson missed for the hosts.
It was harsh on Birmingham, who had matched th...
Manchester United are still without a win while Tottenham look likely to beat the world. ESPN FC takes a look at some of the biggest protagonists and antagonists from the second Premier League weekend.
Jack Rodwell has played only slightly more Premier League football than you or I in recent years, but unlike us, someone still believes in him. His slow recovery continued against Manchester United where he helped Lee Cattermole dominate the midfield. Not only did he score Sunderland's eq...