Hertha Berlin level with Bayern Munich at top of Bundesliga after stunning win

Hertha Berlin inflicted Niko Kovacs first defeat as Bayern manager with goals from Vedad Ibisevic and Ondrej Duda Bayern Munich crashed to their first Bundesliga defeat under their new manager, Niko Kovac, as they were beaten 2-0 by Hertha Berlin at the Olympiastadion. First-half goals by Vedad Ibisevic and Ondrej…

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Arsenals Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at the double against Vorskla Poltava

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice in Arsenals 4-2 home win against Vorskla Poltava There was something inherently Arsenaly about the way Unai Emerys team turned a 4-0 cruise so gentle Alexandre Lacazette was almost horizontal watching from the substitutes bench into a choppy, slightly unnerving finish. FC Vorskla, fifth in the…

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How Bobby Robson fought and failed to earn respect at Barcelona

Bobby Robson won trophies but did not get a second season in charge of Barcelona, as Jonathan Wilson explains in his new book Bobby Robson had turned down Barcelona twice before, once out of loyalty to Ipswich and once out of loyalty to England. The third time he was not…

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