It was not that long ago that Tottenham and Everton were competing as equals in the Premier League. Both teams were comfortably better than the average top flight side but had found it difficult to crack the top four with any regularity.
After Rickie Fowler proved his class at the Honda Classic and Darren Fichardt secured a surprise win at the Joburg Open, it’s time for the first World Golf Championship event of 2017.
It’s time for the first silverware of the season (notwithstanding the Community Shield back at the start of August). Fans of both Manchester United and Southampton will be pouring down Wembley Way on Sunday afternoon for the final of the EFL Cup and what will hopefully be a thrilling match.
The strangest thing happened on Wednesday night. Claudio Ranieri was smiling at the end of a Leicester match.
Everybody involved in horseracing is gearing up to the Cheltenham Festival but that’s not to say there is no more quality action before the big one gets underway in March. There are some interesting cards on this weekend including at Lingfield and Newcastle.