England’s midfield conundrum: Who will Southgate turn to at Euro 2024?

From Olise to Zirkzee: 10 players who can make big steps this transfer period

What your Premier League club should do during this summer’s transfer window

What your Premier League club should do during this summer’s transfer window With the opening of the transfer window fast approaching, clubs will be well underway with their plans to improve their squads before the Premier League season returns. Telegraph Sport’s experts explain what every club needs to do this summer to improve their chances. … Read more

Qatar has signed an £800 million contract to host the Nations Championship finals for eight years

The Lusail Stadium in Qatar, where the 2022 World Cup final between France and Argentina took place – AP/Hassan Ammar Qatar is closing in on an eight-year deal worth £800 million to host the Rugby Nations Championship final after being given exclusive negotiating rights. Qatar’s Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy has entered a two-month … Read more

Britain’s boss is building a ‘world-class national airline’ for Saudi Arabia

As boss of Riyadh Air, Lancashire-born Tony Douglas is largely responsible for boosting Saudi Arabia’s connectivity – Neville Hopwood/Getty Images Europe The Lancastrian boss of a new Saudi Arabian airline plans to serve 100 cities with a fleet of 200 planes as part of the Kingdom’s bid to become a global tourism hub. But instead … Read more

Jose Mourinho, Antonio Conte and the slow decline of football’s star managers

Jose Mourinho received a warm welcome at Fenerbahce (AP) A nickname is twenty years old. The man who coined the phrase often used to describe him is more than three times his age. Jose Mourinho was unveiled at Fenerbahce on the twentieth anniversary of his arrival at Chelsea; the day he called himself special. The … Read more

Erik ten Hag is at high risk of being sacked even if Man Utd win the FA Cup

Erik ten Hag leaves for London for the FA Cup final against Manchester City – Zenpix Ltd/Paul Cousans Erik ten Hag is under serious threat of being sacked as Manchester United manager, even though he masterminded a Wembley upset in Saturday’s FA Cup final against Manchester City. Although United sources continued to insist on Friday … Read more

Newcastle United squad audit: Callum Wilson and Miguel Almiron leave, but Alexander Isak should stay

There has been a feeling all season that this Newcastle United team is nearing the end of its sell-by date, with Eddie Howe needing to move players and find upgrades this summer to continue their progress towards a consistent top-six team. Like most Premier League clubs, Newcastle has concerns about profits and sustainability and will … Read more

Southgate admits England’s lack of cover for Rice and Shaw poses a risk to the euro