Nathan Aspinall at the Premier League of Darts in Birmingham

From trainee accountant to darts star – Nathan Aspinall says life is a gamble

Nathan Aspinall epitomises resilience and self-belief. The Stockport darts star left his job as a trainee accountant in 2018 to pursue his dream of being a professional player.
Michael Smith. Credit:Taylor Lanning/PDC

Premier League of Darts heads to Liverpool as Michael Smith eyes play-off spot.

St Helens darts ace Michael Smith sits fifth and reached his fifth nightly final last week losing to Nathan Aspinall. Rob Cross beat Smith in Night three at Glasgow 6-4 however Voltage has since struggled for form and sits seventh. Smith...
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Top 10 Merseyside derby Premier League goals of all time

With relegation candidates Everton set to face off against rivals and title-chasers Liverpool, here's a list of the top ten goals scored in the derby between these two sides in the premier league. Number Ten – Steven Gerrard, 2012 (Liverpool...
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Cricket funding aimed at diverse groups on Merseyside

Diverse groups will get more opportunities to play cricket on Merseyside after a £35 million a Government investment for the grassroots game. Rishi Sunak announced the investment with the aim of getting one million more young people active by 2030.
FC St Helens vs Ashton Town. Taken by Liam Grice

“We’re prepared and we’ll have a good crack at it” – FC St Helens...

FC St Helens sporting director, Mark Hayes is optimistic for the club's future following their promotion from the tenth to ninth tier of English football. The Merseyside outfit were recently crowned North West Counties Football League First Division North champions,...

What will UEFA Champions League look like next season?

This season will see the last of the current format of the Champions League with change starting from the 2024-2025 season. A UEFA Executive Committee meeting in 2022 in Vienna saw the signing of a new format after a two-year debate on how it could work.
Marine AFC Liverpool Senior Cup Winners

Marine 2-0 City of Liverpool: Mariners retain their Liverpool Senior Cup trophy

Finlay Sinclair-Smith and Sol Solomon’s goals helped Marine AFC retain the Liverpool Senior Cup title against a resilient City of Liverpool side. With Marine securing their play-off place in the Northern Premier League on Saturday, attention shifted to their trophy defence in the Liverpool Senior Cup on Tuesday evening against Paul McNally’s Purps.
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Everton’s top 5 most expensive attacking signings ranked

Since Farhad Moshiri’s arrival at Everton in February 2016, the Toffees have spent around £640 million on players. After three back-to-back relegation scares and two separate point deductions for breaching profit and sustainability rules, it looks likely that the Iranian-Billionaire...

Saints set for Giant encounter at Totally Wicked Stadium on Thursday

St Helens host the Huddersfield Giants on Thursday night as they look to continue their strong start to their Super League campaign. After Saint’s emphatic demolition of a struggling Hull side, tomorrow's encounter should prove to be more of a test.
FC St Helens vs South Liverpool gameplay photo, taken by Harry Scarborough

“Why do we keep changing the game that we love? – FC St Helens sporting...

FC St Helens will be competing in next season's FA Cup qualifiers following a successful 2023/24 campaign. The Merseyside outfit claimed this season's North West Counties Football League First Division North title, and went on to win a double with...