Johnny Nic

Man Utd trio Casemiro, Victor Lindelof, Lisandro Martinez
John Nicholson

Man Utd and Erik ten Hag are stuck in the cul de sac of dysfunction

Man Utd can’t really get smaller, make less money and be less scrutinised, so there is no way out of this predicament.
Harry Maguire celebrates after scoring for England against Sweden in the 2018 World Cup.
John Nicholson

Harry Maguire is a better footballer than all of us and a better human than most…

The Harry Maguire pile-on says much more about modern society and those steaming in than it does about the Man Utd and England defender, says Johnny Nic. Why are we ...
Graham Potter could replace Gareth Southgate as England manager
John Nicholson

Gareth Southgate out, Graham Potter in? We are surely in the endgame now

We are entering the final chapter in the Gareth Southgate England story; Graham Potter is surely best placed to take over.