Glenn Hoddle

Glenn Hoddle meets Sutton United star Craig Eastmond before he meets former club Arsenal

Glenn Hoddle meets Sutton United star Craig Eastmond before he meets former club Arsenal

Craig Eastmond was a teenage talent at Arsenal, with Champions League and Premier League starts before dropping down to League One Colchester. Managerial changes saw him fall out of favour and without a professional club, before Sutton United revived his career. As he...read more »

Zapsportz FA Cup predictions: comfortable passages for Chelsea, Manchester City, Manchester United, Arsenal & Spurs

Zapsportz FA Cup predictions: comfortable passages for Chelsea, Manchester City, Manchester United, Arsenal & Spurs

THERE’S nothing better than an FA Cup giant-killing. Sadly, the Zapsportz team – Glenn Hoddle, Harry Harris and Dave Smith – cannot see one happening this weekend. There’s Lincoln at Burnley; there’s Huddersfield hosting Manchester City; there’s Sutton playing at home...read more »

Eden Hazard is back to his imperious best – not sure what’s happening with Mesut Ozil

Eden Hazard is back to his imperious best – not sure what’s happening with Mesut Ozil

WHILST Eden Hazard shone at the weekend, Mesut Ozil disappeared. One of the reasons why Arsenal are where they are – and Chelsea are top of the tree. Okay, so Hazard too disappeared after being the Premier League’s best player –...read more »

Zapsportz weekend predictions: Glenn Hoddle is sitting on the fence – no doubt in Kerry Dixon’s mind: it’s a Chelsea win against Arsenal

Zapsportz weekend predictions: Glenn Hoddle is sitting on the fence – no doubt in Kerry Dixon’s mind: it’s a Chelsea win against Arsenal

    THE Zapsportz team of experts – Glenn Hoddle, Harry Harris and Dave Smith – are divided in their views of the outcome of the big game of the weekend. Glenn goes for a 1-1 draw in the Stamford Bridge clash between...read more »

FA Cup nightmare for Manchester City, says Glenn Hoddle – and no dream scenario for Sutton United

FA Cup nightmare for Manchester City, says Glenn Hoddle – and no dream scenario for Sutton United

By Dave Smith     THE Zapsportz team cannot see too many major upsets in the FA Cup Fourth Round, but former cup winner Glenn Hoddle does predict a defeat for Manchester City at Crystal Palace. Harry Harris, meanwhile, is going for a City...read more »

Glenn Hoddle offers a few words of advice for Holland legend and FIFA technical director Marco Van Basten

Glenn Hoddle offers a few words of advice for Holland legend and FIFA technical director Marco Van Basten

By Glenn Hoddle Marco van Basten, the new technical director at FIFA, has come out with some fairly extreme suggestions for changes to the laws. I can't say I agree with any of them. But I'm not one of those who wouldn't...read more »

Zapsportz weekend predictions: Liverpool will stay in the title running – but there’s no stopping Chelsea

Zapsportz weekend predictions: Liverpool will stay in the title running – but there’s no stopping Chelsea

By Dave Smith LIVERPOOL will keep turning up the heat on league leaders Chelsea and overtake second place Tottenham by beating Swansea. That, at least, is the view of Zapsportz team of experts – Glenn Hoddle, Harry Harris and Dave Smith –...read more »

Newcastle linked with move for a Glenn Hoddle Academy star Sam Clucas

Newcastle linked with move for a Glenn Hoddle Academy star Sam Clucas

FOR any young player who has had their early football dream shattered – use the story of Sam Clucas as an inspiration...and an example that you can bounce back from disappointment and rejection. The Hull midfielder has been outstanding this season,...read more »

Diego Costa and Dimitri Payet are proof that club loyalty has gone out of the window: says Glenn Hoddle

Diego Costa and Dimitri Payet are proof that club loyalty has gone out of the window: says Glenn Hoddle

GLENN Hoddle feels club loyalty has completely disappeared from the modern-day game. I wouldn’t argue with that. Especially after the Diego Costa and Dimitri Payet spats in the last week. Chelsea striker Costa has been linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge...read more »

Manchester City will never win the league defending like that – the title is Chelsea’s for the taking, says Glenn Hoddle

Manchester City will never win the league defending like that – the title is Chelsea’s for the taking, says Glenn Hoddle

ZAPSPORTZ team leader and top TV pundit Glenn Hoddle cannot see anyone catching Premier League top dogs Chelsea now. Certainly not Manchester giants City and United. Spurs and Liverpool are the most likely candidates in the race for the title that is...read more »