England 3-3 Germany – The Mailbox reacts to Harry Maguire’s latest catastrophe

It isn’t just England, Gareth Southgate and Harry Maguire in the Mailbox. We have missives on the WSL weekend and more. Get your views in to [email protected]… Southgate’s reasoning made clearSo we went more attacking and conceded 3, 2 of which were individual errors. That’s probably why Gareth doesn’t want to throw the kitchen sink … Read more

Judge Southgate on England’s World Cup performance, not the sodding Nations League…

The Mailbox discusses the suggestion of Harry Redknapp managing England, while there is a plea for perspective over calls for Gareth Southgate to go. Get your views in to [email protected]… Harry for Englandbad wolf; Whilst I agree that Harry Redknapp would definitely bring a much needed feel good factor to the England squad on the … Read more

Gareth Southgate needs one last act of bravery in his final weeks with England

Sadly, we are in the last weeks of Gareth Southgate. The holiday from The Usual England is nearly over. It’s been a great love affair with so many hot memories, so many highs and only a few lows. He made England feel modern and more civilised. He gave us a reason to like the national … Read more

Ranking England’s build-up to major tournaments since 2000. Never worse than now

England have not enjoyed a positive build-up for the World Cup. Actually, it’s been bloody awful. They haven’t won in five games, losing three along the way, including Friday’s defeat to Italy. So far, over seven games this year, they’ve earned an average of 1.14 points per game – the lowest number during the build-up … Read more

End of the road for Southgate? It’s time for Redknapp to ‘finally get a crack’ at the England job…

Is it time for Harry Redknapp to ‘get a crack’ at the England job? Calls for Gareth Southgate to be sacked, Jurgen Klopp’s legacy at Liverpool and more… Send your views to [email protected]… Time for Harry?Can anyone tell me that we wouldn’t be better off letting Redknapp finally get a crack, on a one tournament … Read more

Virgil van Dijk reveals exactly what Man Utd are missing after summer transfer snub

Liverpool ace Virgil van Dijk has championed Jurrien Timber and feels the Ajax defender is better than he was at the same stage of their respective careers. United chief Erik ten Hag made no secret of his desire to sign the 21-year-old during the summer. The former Ajax manager knows the youngster well from his … Read more

Jurgen Klopp linked with Man Utd flop as Liverpool favourite touted for Barcelona switch

A report claims Liverpool may move for Barcelona forward Memphis Depay in January and are prepared to send Roberto Firmino in the opposite direction. Firmino, 30, is currently in his eighth season with the Reds after signing from Hoffenheim in June 2015. However, the Brazil international has now entered the last 12 months of his … Read more

Failed Man Utd summer transfer could go through in January as Juve opt to sell Adrien Rabiot

After failing to sign Adrien Rabiot from Juventus in the summer, Manchester United could complete the transfer when the January window opens, according to a report. Manchester United set their sights on Rabiot in August, amid their struggle to land Barcelona’s Frenkie de Jong. According to The AthleticRabiot was viewed by Manchester United as a … Read more

Liverpool told which three superstars would solve midfield crisis, and signing one in particular is a genuine ‘possibility’

Liverpool legend John Barnes thinks signing any one of three superstar midfielders will solve their issues, and reckons one player in particular is very obtainable. The Reds were strongly tipped to go toe-to-toe with Man City atop the Premier League this season. They still might, but they’ve already given themselves a sizeable hurdle to overcome. … Read more

Toney one of five left out of England squad for Nations League tie against Italy

Brentford’s Ivan Toney will not make his highly-anticipated England debut in Friday’s Nations League match away to Italy. The 26-year-old was called up for the first time by Gareth Southgate for this month’s ties against Germany and Roberto Mancini’s side. England really need a mood reset from this most unwelcome international break Speaking about his … Read more