“I used to cry at night” – Liverpool loanee Liam Millar on his struggles to adapt to UK, being coached by Reds legend Steven Gerrard and developing under Charlton boss Lee Bowyer

Liam Millar has revealed he used to cry himself to sleep as he struggled to adapt to life in England. The Liverpool winger is now firmly settled in the UK and his loan move to Charlton Athletic is all about furthering his football education.

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Exclusive interview with Millwall’s new head of recruitment Harvey Bussell and his whirlwind start to life at The Den

It’s little surprise that Harvey Bussell describes the last transfer window as the toughest of his career. Not only did the 46-year-old start his job as Millwall’s new head of recruitment on January 1 – just as English clubs could begin trading – but there was also the added headache of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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AFC Wimbledon’s rising star Jack Rudoni an avid student of the game – including analysing Leicester City star James Maddison

Jack Rudoni’s intelligent analysis of his own game is a clear indicator that he immerses himself in football. When he is not playing for AFC Wimbledon the 19-year-old is kicking a ball around at home, consuming clips and analysis on YouTube, or seeking tips from his senior colleagues.

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Olivier Giroud set to lead the Chelsea attack at Southampton – with keeper recall also expected

Olivier Giroud is expected to lead the line for Chelsea when they face Southampton at St Mary’s tomorrow. The veteran hitman, 34, came off the bench to replace injured Tammy Abraham and scored the opening goal in Monday’s 2-0 home win over Newcastle. It propelled the west Londoners into fourth place in the Premier League – a position unthinkable while Frank Lampard was at the helm.

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