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Relegation watch: Brighton and Huddersfield can’t afford to draw

Relegation watch: Brighton and Huddersfield can’t afford to draw

Brighton or Huddersfield must win today’s vital survival clash, as a draw would leave both in range of their rivals with brutal games ahead. Victory for either would probably be their salvation. A point apiece would leave both vulnerable, if those...read more »

Relegation watch: Brighton must seal safety against Leicester

Relegation watch: Brighton must seal safety against Leicester

Brighton need to secure Premier League safety against Leicester on Saturday, as they’re likely to lose most of their remaining matches. The Seagulls enter their final 8 games on 34 points, sitting 6 points above the relegation zone, but significant tests...read more »

Sullivan: eyes almost took brunt of coin throw

Sullivan: eyes almost took brunt of coin throw

David Sullivan has told ZapSportz that his eyes were only narrowly missed when West Ham supporters threw coins at him recently. Hammers legend Trevor Brooking confirmed that Sullivan had been hit by a coin, but ZapSportz can now reveal it was...read more »

Exclusive: West Ham to blame London Stadium owners for crowd trouble

Exclusive: West Ham to blame London Stadium owners for crowd trouble

West Ham will lodge a fierce defence to avoid the London Stadium being closed by apportioning blame for crowd trouble on the stadium owners. Multiple pitch invasions and crowd disturbances blighted Saturday’s 3-0 home defeat by Burnley. One fan ran onto...read more »

Spurs should win the FA Cup given Wembley advantage and City out

Spurs should win the FA Cup given Wembley advantage and City out

Spurs should win the FA Cup given their Wembley advantage, having avoided the big guns in the quarter-final draw and with Man City now out. Sunday’s unexpected 2-2 stalemate at Rochdale sees Spurs needing a Wembley replay to reach the last...read more »

Sansom: Palace’s home crowd will stay right behind them

Sansom: Palace’s home crowd will stay right behind them

Palace hero Kenny Sansom says the Eagles must give nothing away in the six hard games coming up and attack from set-pieces. All the bottom half have to win games. It’s so close now, teams will be grovelling for points. 'Do...read more »

Sansom: Arsenal must handle Spurs’ start and not make mistakes

Sansom: Arsenal must handle Spurs’ start and not make mistakes

Former Arsenal skipper Kenny Sansom says the Gunners must be ready for Tottenham to attack from the off, in Saturday’s north London derby. When I played, the derby was massive for the fans. It was huge, the biggest game of the...read more »

Sansom exclusive: Arsenal v Palace could be anything!

Sansom exclusive: Arsenal v Palace could be anything!

Arsenal and Crystal Palace legend Kenny Sansom thinks the Gunners are in turmoil and the Eagles could spring a surprise at the Emirates. Arsenal don’t look in a good state. Things don’t seem right at the club. It’s affecting the fans,...read more »

Man City have 16 games left but only six big tests

Man City have 16 games left but only six big tests

Man City really could win the Premier League unbeaten, as only Liverpool, Everton, Arsenal and Spurs are their remaining serious away tests. City started December on 14 matches, with the season still feeling young and with much yet to play for....read more »

Who wants to manage Stoke? Who’s left?

Who wants to manage Stoke? Who’s left?

Stoke City waited so long to sack Mark Hughes, while their relegation rivals acted earlier, that it’s hard to see who they can appoint. The sort of manager that Stoke might have turned to, with a track record for keeping teams...read more »