Pain for Arsenal and Liverpool. Why did it go wrong and is there still hope?

England squad for Euro 2024: who is on the plane to Germany?

Gareth Southgate has some tough choices to make With Euro 2024 fast approaching, Gareth Southgate’s England squad is starting to take shape. Telegraph Sports assesses what the team would look like if it were chosen now: Goalkeepers Jordan Pickford has performed well for Everton – Getty Images/Tony McArdle Plays in the last game of the … Read more

Europa League draw LIVE! West Ham and Liverpool learn opponents in the quarter-final

Europa League draw LIVE! Liverpool and West Ham are about to discover their quarter-final opponents and their possible semi-final fates as the last English teams in Europe’s second tier leave. Both reached the last eight in style on Thursday, with the Reds finishing the job against Sparta Prague by winning 11-2 on aggregate, while the … Read more

Champions League team of the week: Is Pepe in danger of being loved?

The figures that show that Arsenal are better than last season

The arrival of Declan Rice has changed the face of Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal – Reuters/John Sibley Could a team two places lower in the Premier League, with fewer points and fewer goals scored than at the comparable stage of the previous campaign, have improved? It sounds unlikely, but evidence is mounting that this is true … Read more

Arsenal stoke title hopes as Gabriel Martinelli punishes Liverpool’s mistake

Jurgen Klopp’s revamped midfield leads Liverpool’s title charge

Arsenal may need a new number 9, but Mikel Arteta has other concerns about the transfer

Many Arsenal supporters would like to see Mikel Arteta sign a new centre-forward and Gabriel Jesus play out wide – Ryan Pierse/Getty Images The inevitable consequence of Arsenal’s shock defeat to West Ham United, in which Mikel Arteta’s side took 30 shots but scored with none of them, was a new debate about strikers – … Read more

‘We put West Ham on the highest podium’

In an interview two years ago, I asked Asmir Begovic to build his fantasy goalkeeper. He chose the mentality of Gianluigi Buffon, the approach of Kasper Schmeichel, the distribution of Ederson, the communication of Manuel Neuer and the presence of Gianluigi Donnarumma. But who selected the then Bournemouth goalkeeper, now at Queen’s Park Rangers and … Read more