Chris Waddle

Jonjo Shelvey for Newcastle United during the Premier League match with Everton at Goodison Park on February 3, 2016
Report: Newcastle United's Jonjo Shelvey breaks finger in training
Jonjo Shelvey has reportedly been cleared to play a part in Newcastle United's trip to Southampton next weekend, despite breaking a finger in training.
Oct 6, 19:52
Jonjo Shelvey for Newcastle United during the Premier League match with Everton at Goodison Park on February 3, 2016
Chris Waddle: 'England should recall Newcastle United midfielder Jonjo Shelvey'
Former England midfielder Chris Waddle says that Gareth Southgate should hand a recall to Newcastle United midfielder Jonjo Shelvey.
Oct 6, 12:14
David Moyes of Manchester United talks with Adnan Januzaj after victory in the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Manchester United at Stadium of Light on October 5, 2013
David Moyes: 'Adnan Januzaj must stop blaming others'
Sunderland manager David Moyes tells new signing Adnan Januzaj that he "needs to stop blaming everyone else" as he bids to rebuild his career.
Aug 12, 23:42
Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson poses for a photo in 1987
On this day: Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur share six goals evenly
Twenty-nine years ago today, Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur played out a six-goal encounter at Old Trafford.
Dec 7, 06:00
Chris Waddle of England in action during the European Championship qualifying match against Yugoslavia at Wembley Stadium in London. England won the match 2-0.
On this day: Unlikely England goalscorers sink Yugoslavia
Twenty-nine years ago today, goals from defensive duo Gary Mabbutt and Viv Anderson saw England record a 2-0 victory over Yugoslavia at Wembley.
Nov 12, 06:00
A general view of the stadium prior to kickoff during the FA Cup Quarter Final match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on March 9, 2015
Chris Waddle: 'Manchester City could copy Arsenal tactics'
Former England international Chris Waddle believes that Manchester City could use Arsenal's tactics in a bid to beat Manchester United.
Oct 25, 13:25
Anthony Martial of Manchester United is tackled by Vincent Kompany of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Manchester City at Old Trafford on October 25, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Live Commentary: Manchester United 0-0 Manchester City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's text commentary from the Premier League as Manchester United played out a goalless draw with rivals Manchester City at Old Trafford.
Oct 25, 12:00
English forward Gary Lineker celebrates after scoring a goal during the World Cup first round soccer match between England and Poland 11 June 1986 in Monterrey. Lineker scored three goals as England defeated Poland 3-0.
On this day: England's Gary Lineker scores twice against Northern Ireland
Twenty-nine years ago today, Gary Lineker found the net twice during England's 3-0 European Championships qualifying victory over Northern Ireland at Wembley.
Oct 15, 06:00
Dick Advocaat manager of Sunderland looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on September 26, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Chris Waddle: 'Sunderland need to work on defence'
Former Sunderland midfielder Chris Waddle believes that the Black Cats could be relegated from the Premier League unless they improve at the back.
Oct 1, 16:17
Dimitri Payet celebrates scoring his second for West Ham against Newcastle on September 14, 2015
Sports Mole's Premier League Team of the Week
Sports Mole picks out the 11 most impressive players from the fifth round of Premier League fixtures.
Sep 15, 09:57
Marseille's French midfielder Florian Thauvin celebrates after opening the scoring during the French L1 football match Marseille (OM) vs Nantes (FCN) on November 28, 2014
Newcastle United new boy Florian Thauvin: 'I can be world's best'
Florian Thauvin hopes that Newcastle United can help him develop into one of the world's best footballers.
Aug 22, 01:47
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United celebrates after scoring a goal to level the scores at 1-1 during the FA Cup Quarter Final match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on March 9, 2015
Chris Waddle: 'Manchester United need top-class striker to partner Wayne Rooney'
Former England international Chris Waddle claims that Wayne Rooney needs a "top-class" striker alongside him at Manchester United.
Aug 19, 16:48
Bryan Robson #7 of England looks on as Paul Gascoigne (centre) of England sneers at the referee during the World Cup match against the Republic of Ireland in Cagliari, Italy. The match ended in a 1-1 draw
On this day: Crestfallen England exit Italia '90
On this day 25 years ago, England crashed out of the 1990 World Cup at the semi-final stage following a penalty shootout defeat to West Germany in Turin.
Jul 4, 08:00
Liverpool's Steven Gerrard (R) puts the ball past West Ham goalkeeper Shaka Hislop to score his team's secong goal during the FA Cup final at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, 13 May 2006.
Top five greatest FA Cup finals
Sports Mole looks back at five classic FA Cup encounters over the years.
May 29, 12:27
Gareth Bale for Real Madrid on January 31, 2015
Chris Waddle urges Gareth Bale to get his confidence back and prove his quality
Chris Waddle calls on Gareth Bale to get his confidence back and prove to Real Madrid that he is worth the £85m that they paid for him.
May 7, 08:47
David Hirst of Sheffield Wednesday in action during the FA Carling Premier league match against Blackburn Rovers on October 19, 1996
On this day: Leeds United hit for six at Hillsborough
Nineteen years ago today, Sheffield Wednesday defeated Yorkshire rivals Leeds United 6-2 at Hillsborough.
Dec 16, 09:55
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan shouts from the touchline during the international friendly football match between England and Scotland at Wembley Stadium in London on August 14, 2013
England's last five wins in Scotland
Ahead of tonight's meeting at Celtic Park, Sports Mole looks back on England's last five wins in Scotland.
Nov 18, 08:22
Erik Lamela of Spurs in action during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur at Boleyn Ground on August 16, 2014
Chris Waddle: 'Erik Lamela won't fully adapt until next season'
Former Tottenham Hotspur winger Chris Waddle does not believe that Spurs will see the best of improving club-record signing Erik Lamela until next season.
Oct 17, 23:01
Stoke's Ryan Shawcross is congratulated by team mates after scoring his team's second goal against Crystal Palace on August 24, 2013
Chris Waddle: 'Ryan Shawcross would play for England if he joined Arsenal'
Former England international Chris Waddle believes that Stoke City's Ryan Shawcross would be in Roy Hodgson's squad if he played for Arsenal.
Sep 4, 18:07
David Platt celebrates scoring for England at the World Cup on July 01, 1990.
On this day: David Platt moves to Italy
Back on this day in 1991, England international David Platt left Aston Villa to sign for Italian outfit Bari.
Jul 21, 09:40
Brazil's defender and captain Thiago Silva celebrates scoring during the quarter-final football match between Brazil and Colombia at the Castelao Stadium in Fortaleza during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on July 4, 2014
Waddle: 'Brazil would be worst World Cup winners'
Brazil will be the worst team to win the World Cup, according to ex-England winger Chris Waddle.
Jul 5, 00:57
England's forward Wayne Rooney (R) jumps to head the ball during a Group D football match between Uruguay and England at the Corinthians Arena in Sao Paulo during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 19, 2014
Chris Waddle: 'England have a fear factor'
England have a fear factor that holds them back in major tournaments like the World Cup, according to Chris Waddle.
Jun 19, 22:19
Former Arsenal striker Thierry Henry celebrates scoring for France against South Korea on June 18, 2006.
Thierry Henry, Rio Ferdinand confirmed as BBC World Cup pundits
Thierry Henry, Rio Ferdinand and Clarence Seedorf are confirmed as pundits for BBC's World Cup coverage in Brazil this summer.
May 7, 15:02
Arsenal's players celebrate after winning the FA Cup semi-final penalty shootout against Wigan Athletic at Wembley on April 12, 2014
Top five FA Cup semi-finals
Sports Mole rounds up five of the best FA Cup semi-finals since the 1990s.
Apr 13, 12:03
Arsenal's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain celebrates after scoring his second goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Crystal Palace at the Emirates Stadium in London on February 2, 2014
Video: Ten singing footballers
After Chris Smalling is reportedly heard chanting in the street, Sports Mole picks out 10 other singing footballers.
Mar 25, 12:53
Ashley Young hits the bar during England's penalty shootout against Italy.
England's penalty shootout failures
After Roy Hodgson discusses his plans for penalty shootouts at the World Cup, Sports Mole looks back over England's defeats from 12 yards out.
Feb 25, 12:42
The England players lift Bobby Moore up with the World Cup trophy on July 30, 1966.
England vs. Germany: Top five previous meetings
Ahead of tomorrow's friendly, Sports Mole picks out five of the best matches between England and Germany.
Nov 18, 11:00
Spurs player Andros Townsend (2nd left) sheepishly celebrates his goal with team mates after opening the scoring during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Tottenham Hotspur at Villa Park on October 20, 2013
Chris Waddle backs Tottenham Hotspur to challenge for Premier League title
Chris Waddle believes that Tottenham Hotspur can challenge for the Premier League title this season.
Nov 15, 10:16
Gary Lineker arrives in Zurich for the England bid at the FIFA World Cup 2018 & 2022 Host Announcement on December 2, 2010
On this day: England overcome Northern Ireland in Euro 1988 qualifier
On this day in 1986, Gary Lineker scores twice as England record a 3-0 win over Northern Ireland at Wembley.
Oct 15, 09:33
A general view of Sheffield Wednesday's ground Hillsborough.
On this day: Manchester United win five-goal encounter at Hillsborough
Twenty years ago today, Manchester United win by the odd goal in five away at Sheffield Wednesday.
Oct 2, 09:55
Chelsea's Eden Hazard in action during a friendly match against Indonesia All-Stars on July 25, 2013
Chris Waddle questions Chelsea style after Basel loss
Following Chelsea's 2-1 Champions League loss at home to Basel, Chris Waddle says that the Blues need to become less rigid.
Sep 18, 22:31
Paris Saint-Germain's David Beckham in action against Barcelona on April 2, 2013
Ten penalties to rival Edin Dzeko's miss
Following Edin Dzeko's missed penalty earlier today, Sports Mole picks out 10 more poorly taken spot kicks.
Jul 27, 15:57
Gareth Bale's heart celebration
Chris Coleman 'surprised' by Chris Waddle's Gareth Bale comments
Wales boss Chris Coleman says that he is 'surprised' by Chris Waddle's comments that Gareth Bale should focus more on his club career.
Mar 14, 11:56
Gareth Bale celebrates after scoring the winner against West Brom on February 3, 2013
Chris Waddle: 'Gareth Bale could rise to £70m price tag'
Chris Waddle believes that Gareth Bale could be worth £70m if he keeps up his form at Tottenham Hotspur.
Feb 27, 11:05
Gareth Bale celebrates after scoring his second in the Europa League match against Lyon on February 14, 2013
Chris Waddle: 'Bale has work to do to match Messi and Ronaldo'
Former England winger Chris Waddle believes that Gareth Bale has work to do if he is to emulate Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Feb 27, 01:32
Chris Waddle
Interview: Former Marseille winger Chris Waddle
Sports Mole catches up with Chris Waddle to discuss his time in France, as well as this weekend's clash between former club Marseille and Paris Saint-Germain.
Oct 5, 09:00
Chris Waddle
Chris Waddle urges Sheffield Wednesday to improve defensively
Talking to Sports Mole, Chris Waddle calls upon his former club Sheffield Wednesday to rectify their recent defensive performances in the Championship.
Oct 3, 15:48
Chris Waddle
Chris Waddle: 'Change of mentality key to Tottenham Hotspur beating Manchester United'
Chris Waddle tells Sports Mole that a change in attitude will help Tottenham Hotspur overcome Manchester United at Old Trafford.
Sep 28, 11:55
Joe Cole
Joe Cole opens goalscoring account for Lille account
Joe Cole becomes the first Englishman to score in Ligue 1 since Chris Waddle in 1992.
Sep 25, 16:39

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