Given Jose Mourinho’s propensity for a good old sulk, Man Utd’s training ground at Carrington won’t have been much fun over the last fortnight.
David Moyes hasn’t exactly been welcomed to West Ham with open arms. The former Everton manager saw his reputation badly damaged by disappointing spells in charge of Man Utd and Real Sociedad before being relegated as Sunderland boss last season.
The Premier League returns with a bang from the international break early with the North London Derby early on Saturday afternoon.
Wincanton Racecourse has a quality National Hunt meeting this weekend. Saturday is exactly the sort of day to whet the appetite at this early stage of the winter and in the Badger Ales Trophy we have one of the biggest races of the season so far.
The Grand Slam of Darts is a tournament unlike any other in the darting calendar. For every other week in the year, the Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) and British Darts Organisation (BDO) host tournaments in direct competition with each other. But, for one week only, the best players from both organisations compete against one another at the Grand Slam. The Grand Slam also has a group stage before the usual knockout rounds. That gives the event a unique feel and helps provide top class sporting drama at the Wolverhampton Civic Hall.