Author Archives: Nick Ames


FA Cup buildup, transfer news and more: weekend football countdown – live!

By | 25th January 2019

News and buildup to Arsenal v Manchester United and moreMiddlesbrough v Newport: two managers from the same districtFeel free to email Nick your thoughts or via Twitter @NickAmes82 2.14pm GMT Crystal Palace must be strong favourites for Sunday given sp…


Mauricio Pochettino says there is no need to change Spurs’ philosophy

By | 19th January 2019

The absence of Kane and Son will not lead to panic. Instead a manager who believes in giving his players time to develop will allow youngsters their chance to shineDuring the days when Mauricio Pochettino was still feeling his way into the English lang…


Everton 2-0 Bournemouth: Premier League – as it happened

By | 13th January 2019

Second-half goals from Kurt Zouma and Dominic Calvert-Lewin saw Everton recover from a slow start to overcome the Cherries 4.35pm GMT That’ll do from me – here’s the match report to enjoy before you skitter off to watch Spurs-United. Thanks for your co…

Newport County v Leicester: FA Cup third round – live!

By | 6th January 2019

Minute-by-minute updates from the game at Rodney ParadeBarnet shock Sheffield United | Man City score seven past RotherhamEmail | Tweet @NickAmes82 4.40pm GMT 9 min: But they allow Ghezzal to carry the ball inside here and lif…

Tottenham Hotspur 0-1 Manchester City: Premier League – as it happened

By | 29th October 2018

An emotional Riyad Mahrez’s early goal gave Manchester City a deserved 1-0 win over a flat Tottenham side at Wembley on a poor pitch 10.18pm GMT Here is David Hytner’s match report from Wembley: Related: Riyad Mahrez’s early goal enough for Manchester …