Football

Antonio Conte: Chelsea boss not worried by failure to bolster squad

Antonio Conte’s side won the Premier League by seven points last season Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says he is “not worried” by the club’s relative lack of signings this summer. The Blues have signed four players for a combined £129m, but have seen a greater number leave, including John Terry and Nemanja Matic. Their Premier […]

Basketball

Phil Jackson’s biggest failure was letting the game pass him by

Phil Jackson once wrote that Kobe Bryant was uncoachable, and Wednesday morning that bygone critique was worth a good laugh or three. Before the New York Knicks mercifully parted ways with him as president of basketball operations, Jackson had proved to be among the most uncoachable executives in league history. The Knicks and president Phil […]

Football

Four EFL clubs ‘at risk of failure’ according to study

Four English Football League clubs are in danger of going out of business, says a study by financial experts. According to the report by financial services firm Begbies Traynor, three unnamed clubs in League One and one in League Two are in “financial distress”. Despite rising from two last season, the overall number of these […]