Liverpool’s FA Cup win completes the double, but can they shake off fatigue to win two more this season?

LONDON – Liverpool are leaving absolutely nothing out on the field in their quadruple pursuit. It is now two down, two to go, after a second cup final penalty shootout win against Chelsea this season saw Jurgen Klopp’s team add the FA Cup to the Carabao Cup they lifted at Wembley three months ago. But … Read more

Sam Kerr has always been a footballing juggernaut. Finally, the rest of the world is catching up to her

Like so many of football’s great moments, this one felt like it happened in slow-motion; as though the universe wanted us to appreciate every small detail – every twitch and flex of muscle, every quirk and bend of physics, every vibration in the air – that made it possible. Sam Kerr watches the ball fall … Read more

Luton life has been dizzying but thanks to the fans they are on the brink of the big time

This fall and rise of Luton Town is not the first. They have rattled vigorously up and down on the helter-skelter of English football for several decades and, as a lifelong fan, their chairman David Wilkinson has ridden along with them. Nine promotions and 10 relegations have unfolded since he first set foot inside Kenilworth … Read more

Sam Kerr scores twice as Chelsea beat Manchester United to win Women’s Super League title

Sam Kerr has put the seal on a landmark week by scoring two dazzling goals to power Chelsea to a third consecutive Women’s Super League title. Key points: Kerr scored twice in the second half as Chelsea came from 2-1 down to beat Manchester United 4-2 The goals saw her named player of the match … Read more