The USA are reportedly considering former France and Paris Saint-Germain manager Laurent Blanc as their next coach after Bruce Arena resigned following his failure to guide the team to FIFA World Cup qualification.
ESPN FC's Jonathan Johnson relayed the news from France Football's Francois Verdenet:
Verdenet (h/t The Sun's Steve Goodman) also reported the Frenchman is receptive to the idea.
Blanc has not taken up a position since his departure from PSG last year, where he won three Ligue 1 titles and two Coupes de France in three years. He also won three Coupes de la Ligue in that time, ...more
A division of Sony is to publish video games for, among other consoles, Switch, the company has announced. Sony Music Entertainment has launched a new publishing label called Unties, whose upcoming projects include a game, titled Tiny Metal, that's coming to Nintendo's hybrid console as well as PC and PS4.Unties has so far revealed three more projects: one for PS4 and two listed for "PC / TBA," hinting they could come to other platforms later on. Sony Music says the label has been set up "to unearth high-quality [indie] titles … and utilize SME's vast entertainment business wisdom in order to ...more
Here's a crazy idea for all of those teams with a bad case of the quarterback blues:
Get a big, fast running back, preferably one who breaks tackles and can catch a little bit.
Run the football.
If that doesn't work, run the football some more.
Moneyball heresy, you claim? Analytical sacrilege? Outdated thinking?
Maybe. Or perhaps the time has come for the pendulum to swing back and for concepts like the "workhorse running back" and "establishing the run" to be reconsidered.
The workhorse running back is enjoying a mini-Renaissance in the NFL right now. Five running backs are averagin...more
Former Arsenal winger Marc Overmars is set to return to the club next summer in a "director-of-football-style role" after serving Dutch powerhouse Ajax in a similar capacity for the past five years.
That's according to Adam Shergold of MailOnline, who wrote Overmars will make his north London comeback despite manager Arsene Wenger's protestations against appointing such a figure.
Dick Law served as Arsenal's chief transfer negotiator for eight years but stepped down from the role in September, per Lyall Thomas of Sky Sports, and he is yet to be replaced.
It was only last week that Wenger...more
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