Alan Smith: 'Gareth Southgate to quickly switch focus to World Cup'Ex-Crystal Palace boss Alan Smith says Gareth Southgate got the mood of the country right this summer.
Jul 14, 19:55
Friday's sporting social: Scots celebrate as Alan Smith and Zlatan look backThe best of the day's social media posts from the sporting world.
Nov 13, 19:45
Preview: Leeds United vs. Leicester City - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole previews Monday's Premier League clash between Leeds United and Leicester City, including team news and predicted lineups.
Oct 31, 13:45
Kalvin Phillips to give first England shirt to Marcelo BielsaThe Argentinian gave his club captain a Newell's Old Boys jersey to mark the midfielder's international call-up.
Sep 6, 09:29
The top 20 most dramatic injury-time winners in football historyTo mark eight years since Sergio Aguero's unforgettable last-gasp goal to win the title, Sports Mole ranks the 20 most dramatic injury-time winners in football history.
May 13, 08:00
Fastest ever Premier League goalsTo mark the date of the fastever-ever goal in the Premier League, Sports Mole takes a look at the quickest 10 strikes in the division's history.
Apr 23, 12:00
Alan Smith: 'Gabriel Martinelli not ready to replace Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang'Former Arsenal forward Alan Smith expects the club to sign a replacement for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang should he leave, rather than using Gabriel Martinelli.
Apr 2, 20:39
Alan Smith: 'Mikel Arteta is right man for Arsenal'Former forward Alan Smith claims that Mikel Arteta is the right man to become the next manager of Arsenal.
Dec 18, 19:50
News Extra: Mourinho linked with Newcastle, Wolves 'in for Kessie', "No quick fixes" for SpursThe latest news from across the footballing world, including Jose Mourinho's links to the Newcastle United job, Wolves pondering a fresh move for Franck Kessie and Alan Smith's take on the current situation at Spurs.
Sep 29, 12:32
News Extra: 'Unique' Lukaku, Umtiti robbed, Arsenal 'confused'The latest snippets from the footballing world, including Alexis Sanchez's praise of Romelu Lukaku, Samuel Umtiti's burglary misfortune and Alan Smith's critique of Arsenal.
Sep 16, 22:01
Preview: Manchester United vs. Leeds United - prediction, team news, lineupsSports Mole previews the pre-season clash between Manchester United and Leeds United, including team news and predicted lineups.
Jul 15, 18:20
Remembering Arsenal's last-day title win over Liverpool 30 years onTitle rivals Liverpool and Arsenal went head-to-head in the last match of the season.
May 25, 13:30
Alan Smith underwhelmed by Arsenal's Denis Suarez captureFormer Arsenal forward Alan Smith says that Denis Suarez will only be "a squad player" for the Gunners following his loan move from Barcelona.
Feb 1, 18:31
Alan Smith fears "long road back" for Arsenal despite Unai Emery appointmentArsenal legend Alan Smith believes that the Gunners face a "long road back" in returning to their glory days despite the "good" appointment of Unai Emery.
Aug 24, 21:07
Alan Smith tips Richarlison to impress at EvertonFormer Arsenal forward Alan Smith backs Brazilian attacker Richarlison to impress for Everton in the coming season.
Aug 9, 21:20
Alan Smith: 'Marcus Rashford wasted his audition to replace Raheem Sterling'Alan Smith insists that Marcus Rashford did not do enough against Belgium to warrant a starting place ahead of Raheem Sterling for England's showdown with Colombia.
Jun 29, 16:51
Alan Smith: 'Arsenal could sell Alexandre Lacazette'Former Arsenal forward Alan Smith claims that the Gunners could sell Alexandre Lacazette at the end of the season.
Mar 23, 14:22
Alan Smith: 'Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang a shadow of his former self'Former Arsenal striker Alan Smith claims that Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been adversely affected by the toxic atmosphere at the club since his January arrival.
Mar 4, 19:50
Alan Smith: 'Henrikh Mkhitaryan could be used as bargaining chip'Former Arsenal forward Alan Smith says that Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho could use Henrikh Mkhitaryan as "a bargaining chip" next month.
Dec 15, 22:48
Alan Smith: 'Arsenal must let Alexis Sanchez leave'Former Arsenal striker Alan Smith says that it is a "no-brainer" for the club to let wantaway forward Alexis Sanchez leave this summer.
Jul 28, 14:44
Alan Smith: 'Arsene Wenger must reinvent himself to win Premier League'Arsenal's hopes of attracting top players and winning the Premier League rest on Arsene Wenger changing his ways, according to former Gunners striker Alan Smith.
Jun 1, 13:43
Alan Smith "flabbergasted" by Claudio Ranieri sackingFormer Leicester City striker Alan Smith says that he is "flabbergasted" by the club's decision to sack manager Claudio Ranieri nine months after winning the title.
Feb 23, 22:36
Kevin Nolan 'set for Notts County job'Former West Ham United midfielder Kevin Nolan is expected to be appointed as manager of League Two strugglers Notts County this week.
Jan 12, 12:25
Harry Redknapp 'turns down Notts County job'Harry Redknapp reportedly turns down an offer to manage League Two strugglers Notts County.
Jan 12, 11:09
Notts County confirm Alan Smith as caretaker managerNotts County confirm Alan Smith as the club's caretaker manager following John Sheridan's exit.
Jan 3, 13:44
Ex-England international Alan Smith handed Notts County caretaker role?A report claims that former Manchester United, Leeds United and Newcastle United striker Alan Smith will take temporary charge of managerless Notts County.
Jan 3, 12:58
Alan Smith: 'Arsenal have a mental block'Former Arsenal striker Alan Smith claims that Arsene Wenger's side have a "mental block" that will prevent them from winning the Premier League this season.
Nov 24, 14:38
Adam Smith: 'Jack Wilshere has lifted Bournemouth'Bournemouth defender Alan Smith calls Jack Wilshere "a massive name" and tips the on-loan Arsenal midfielder to make an impression with the Cherries this season.
Sep 13, 15:31
Alan Smith urges Jamie Vardy to join ArsenalFormer Leicester City and Arsenal striker Alan Smith urges Jamie Vardy to switch the Foxes for the Gunners this summer.
Jun 7, 20:09
Alan Smith: 'Arsenal need to show more bottle to win Premier League'Alan Smith tells Sports Mole that Arsenal need to fix their "mental block" if they are to win the Premier League title again.
Jun 4, 08:42
Alan Smith: 'I would be surprised if Arsenal offered Arsene Wenger a new deal'Alan Smith tells Sports Mole that it would be a 'surprise' if Arsenal offered manager Arsene Wenger a new contract.
Jun 3, 17:49
Alan Smith: 'Granit Xhaka can bolster Arsenal's midfield'Former Arsenal striker Alan Smith tells Sports Mole that new signing Granit Xhaka will suit the physicality of the Premier League.
Jun 3, 10:32
Interview: Alan Smith previews England's Euro 2016 campaignFormer Arsenal striker Alan Smith speaks to Sports Mole about England's upcoming campaign at Euro 2016.
Jun 2, 19:24
Report: Ex-Manchester United player Alan Smith in talks with Plymouth ArgylePlymouth Argyle are reportedly in discussions to sign Notts County's veteran midfielder Alan Smith.
Jan 6, 16:55
Preview: Arsenal vs. BournemouthSports Mole looks ahead to Monday night's Premier League encounter at the Emirates Stadium between Arsenal and Bournemouth.
Dec 27, 16:52
Manchester United's Champions League group exits: How they fared afterwardsSports Mole looks at how each of Manchester United's three seasons have unfolded when they have been knocked out of the Champions League in the group stages.
Dec 9, 10:23
On this day: Rio Ferdinand's debut for Leeds United ends in defeatFifteen years ago today, Rio Ferdinand's first appearance as a Leeds United player ended in a 3-1 defeat away at Leicester City.
Dec 2, 06:00
Alan Smith: 'Arsenal still have defensive issues'Former Arsenal striker Alan Smith claims that the 5-1 defeat to Bayern Munich on Wednesday shows that the Gunners still have issues in defence.
Nov 5, 12:16
Ex-Man United midfielder Alan Smith 'leaves wife four months after wedding'Former Manchester United midfielder Alan Smith reportedly leaves his wife just four months after the couple's wedding.
Nov 2, 10:43
Result: Plymouth go top of League Two with win over Notts CountyPlymouth Argyle go top of League Two thanks to a 2-0 victory away to Notts County, as a Rueben Reid brace is enough to hand Derek Adams' side all three points.
Oct 11, 16:38
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