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'McCormack fee enormous'
'McCormack fee enormous' Johnny Phillips

'McCormack fee enormous'

As Fulham splash £11m on Ross McCormack, Johnny Phillips blogs on the best value-for-money strikers...

Tangerine bad dream Johnny Phillips

Tangerine bad dream

Johnny Phillips looks at the recent struggles at Blackpool as they near relegation to the third tier.

In the running Johnny Phillips

In the running

Johnny Phillips met Leon Osman at Aintree - and found the Everton ace ready for the final stretch.

Clinical finisher Johnny Phillips

Clinical finisher

Johnny Phillips meets a former Gretna ace turned doctor heading to a World Cup in Brazil this summer.

That's entertainment? Johnny Phillips

That's entertainment?

Johnny Phillips questions whether fervent mic men, mascots and fireworks add anything to football.

Great escapes Johnny Phillips

Great escapes

Fulham utility man Kieran Richardson tells Johnny Phillips that hope of a great escape springs eternal.

The golden Kyle Johnny Phillips

The golden Kyle

Soccer Saturday's Johnny Phillips meets Kyle Walker to discuss his love of Spurs and World Cup dreams.

A number one hit Johnny Phillips

A number one hit

Johnny Phillips meets Eric Nixon; Chesterfield goalkeeper coach by day, Elvis impersonator by night!

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Didier Drogba's return to Chelsea is a sentimental one but the striker can still make an impact on and off the pitch

Didier Drogba's return to Chelsea is a sentimental one but the striker can still make an impact on and off the pitch

“It was an easy decision - I couldn't turn down the opportunity to work with Jose again. Everyone knows the special relationship I have with this club and it has always felt like home to me.”