EFL scraps league restructuring plan over FA Cup dispute

Shaun Harvey has ended discussions between the EFL and the FA over their Whole Game Solution. The English Football League has scrapped plans to restructure the league pyramid after the Football Association refused to consider scheduling FA Cup games in midweek slots. The EFL's 72 clubs have been debating the Whole Game Solution since the end of last season, with

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Aldo: Why Liverpool are not title favourites yet

Klopp has got Liverpool fans dreaming of title gloryThe Premier League is back on the agenda this weekend after the final international break of 2016 and our man John Aldridge has given his verdict on the key title contenders.MANCHESTER CITY Odds: 23/10 favourites I would still put Pep Guardiola’s side as slight favourites to win the title, but the aura

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Rodgers breaks his silence on Celtic’s links with Gerrard

Friends reunited? Gerrard and RodgersCeltic manager Brendan Rodgers is unsure where speculation over a potential move for Steven Gerrard has come from.Rodgers remained unwilling to discuss future transfer activity but it is believed there is no substance behind Celtic being installed as favourites with bookmakers for Gerrard's next club after his departure from Los Angeles Galaxy was confirmed on Tuesday.

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