PFA presses for home-grown quotas

Braintree and Witham Times: PFA chief executive Gordon Taylor wants more home-grown players

1:38pm Monday 22nd September 2014

The Professional Footballers' Association has launched a major political drive for rule changes to ensure a minimum of four home-grown players in starting line-ups for every club match from the Premier League down.

Fury keeps quiet

Braintree and Witham Times: Tyson Fury, right, beat Dereck Chisora, left, on points at Wembley Arena in 2011

2:49pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Tyson Fury wore tape over his mouth and refused to utter a single word on Monday in protest against his fine from the British Boxing Board of Control.

Koukash looking at three NRL clubs

Braintree and Witham Times: Marwan Koukash is pressing ahead with plans to buy an NRL club

2:18pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Salford owner Marwan Koukash is to press ahead with his bid to buy an Australian club and reckons it would take a small fraction of what it is costing him to fund the Red Devils.

Button confident on McLaren future

Braintree and Witham Times: Jenson Button is confident over his McLaren future

12:26pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Jenson Button's future at McLaren appears assured as the team draw ever closer to announcing their driver line-up for next season.

Rory raring to go - McGinley

Braintree and Witham Times: European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley, pictured left, has no concerns over Rory McIlroy

7:32am Monday 22nd September 2014

European captain Paul McGinley insists Rory McIlroy will be fresh and raring to go when the 40th Ryder Cup gets under way at Gleneagles on Friday, but hinted that Graeme McDowell may not be alongside him when it does.

Reliability matters to Mercedes duo

Braintree and Witham Times: Nico Rosberg, left, and Lewis Hamilton, right, are facing a tense battle for the championship

7:32am Monday 22nd September 2014

Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg were both in agreement for once this season that the destiny of the Formula One world championship cannot be decided on reliability grounds.

Mata apologetic after defeat

Braintree and Witham Times: Manchester United's Juan Mata has apologised to the fans following their defeat at Leicester

2:40pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Juan Mata has apologised to Manchester United fans after the team's embarrassing 5-3 defeat to Leicester.

Lamps in light blue 'weird': Cahill

Braintree and Witham Times: Seeing Frank Lampard, pictured in the light blue of Manchester City was weird, according to Chelsea's Gary Cahill

2:23pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Chelsea pair Andre Schurrle and Gary Cahill admit it was a strange experience to be on the receiving end of a Frank Lampard special on Sunday.

Qatar 2022 move claims dismissed

Braintree and Witham Times: Qatar 2022 organisers are confident of keeping the World Cup hosting rights

12:57pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Qatar World Cup chiefs have insisted there is no possibility of the 2022 tournament being moved to a different country.

Debuchy ruled out for three months

Braintree and Witham Times: Mathieu Debuchy is facing a three-month injury lay-off

11:01am Monday 22nd September 2014

Arsenal defender Mathieu Debuchy will be out for around three months following surgery on an ankle injury, manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed.

Essential Links


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree