Footballers Lives

Bolasie: Spanish boys want me to turn down the dressing room volume

Yannick Bolasie says that it’s a battle to keep the different nationalities in the dressing room happy with the music he plays and some of them think it’s too LOUD. The Everton forward revealed i...

Young: here’s a first look at my new tiger tattoo

Ashley Young has finally revealed his new tattoo – a stunning tiger’s head that covers his left hand. The Manchester United wide man revealed tha...

Bolasie: I couldn’t afford vinyl as a kid so I taped music from the radio

He may be a wealthy Premier League star, but Yannick Bolasie remembers a time when he was a kid and couldn’t even afford vinyl records – so he tap...

Zaha: Palace shirt would look even better with some designer rips

Wilfried Zaha loves the Crystal Palace shirt – but thinks it would look even better with a few fashionable designer rips in it. "I think it's a dec...

Young: school dinners? I wanted to eat fast to go and play football

Ashley Young remembers his school dinners – as something to shovel down him as fast as possible so he could get outside and play football. "When it...

Ox: I gave Tyga a tour of the Emirates – thought he’d be bored but he loved it

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain showed Tyga round the Emirates stadium, thinking the American rapper would be bored – but he loved every minute. Arsenal mi...

Young: this is my favourite track on Nav’s album – do you agree?

Ashley Young has added some new songs by Nav to the Manchester United dressing room playlist and wants to know if you agree with him about which is th...

Bolasie: I met Rihanna and she speaks posh like the Queen!

Yannick Bolasie was amazed when he met Rihanna in LA – because she spoke posh just like the Queen. "We met Rihanna," Bolasie revealed in an exclusi...

Clichy: how I put a pre-match playlist together

As dressing room DJ at Manchester City, Gael Clichy’s job is tough – he has to please all of the people all of the time. So the French defender h...

Young: the best concert I have ever seen

A couple of years ago Ashley Young saw Mary J Blige in London and said it was the best concert he’d ever seen. Now he’s seen a better one – Mary...

Clichy: the right music can improve the team’s performance by 10 per cent

Gael Clichy takes his job as Man City dressing room DJ seriously – because he believes that playing the right music before a game makes the whole te...