Why it’ll be damage limitation at Ibrox on Saturday

The Old Firm is one of the most iconic fixtures in world football. While Celtic and Rangers have had contrasting fortunes over the past few years, the rivalry between the two Glasgow club’s still remains. But as Rangers welcome their rivals to Ibrox on Saturday lunchtime, they must be realistic about what they can get from the game. By David Ronney

Manchester clubs take front foot in Premier League race

After another two dominant performances last weekend, it’s already looking as if the Premier League will be going to Manchester. City and United currently top the table with identical records and after such a strong start to the season, it’s hard to see how any other side can keep up. By Gregor Kerr. 

Villa slump needs to end quickly if they are to make Premier League return

Aston Villa’s slow start to the new season is beginning to alarm fans. A swift Premier League return was expected last campaign but in reality it never looked likely. Now, in Steve Bruce’s first full season in charge, Villa fans are continuing to see more of the same. The slump needs to end, and quickly. By Bryce Donaldson. 

Is the British Touring Car Championship a victim of its own success?

It isn’t often that a national championship is more popular than its international equivalent, but in the case of the British Touring Car Championship, it’s hard to argue otherwise. The BTCC’s revolutionary format and extraordinary ability to adapt to its external factors have all helped it become the biggest racing series in the UK. By Luke Barry