Footballers Lives

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 the best track on the album. Nav, the Canadian-Punj...

Haskell: my last meal would be 10 courses

If James Haskell were going to meet his maker, he would take with him a squid, a few prawns and some yellowtail fish. That is just part of a massiv...

Sam Warburton: I can’t eat anything with eyes

Wales star Sam Warburton has revealed that he can’t eat anything that still has eyes. The Cardiff Blues flanker admits that eating foods like pra...

Oxlade-Chamberlain: Giroud is my biggest rival as dressing room DJ

Arsenal stars Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Olivier Giroud are on song on the pitch - but the Ox has revealed he and his French team-mate are fierce riv...

Revealed: Zaha’s songs to fire Palace while he’s in Africa

Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha has left behind a brand new playlist to inspire his team-mates while he is away playing in the Africa Cup of Natio...

Haskell: salmon and pancakes sets me up for big games

England’s James Haskell doesn’t go for the usual chicken and pasta before games, he gets fired up with salmon and pancakes. Haskell spoke excl...

Sam Warburton: I prefer chocolate to beer

Wales and Lions captain Sam Warburton can’t stand beer and would rather celebrate a win with nice big bar of chocolate. “Chocolate is extremely...

Cipriani: I taught Haskell how to dance and made him a better DJ

Danny Cipriani is known for his fancy footwork on the rugby pitch – and now he has revealed that he also taught Wasps teammate James Haskell some da...

Haskell and Madeley: our guilty secret is mac and cheese

England rugby back James Haskell and fitness expert Chloe Madeley have a guilty secret – they both love the cheat meal macaroni cheese. Being a p...

Clichy: Guardiola makes me play fast music before games

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola is such a perfectionist that he even insists on having upbeat music in the dressing room to pump up his players bef...

Haskell: I used to eat a whole birthday cake to cheer me up

England rugby flanker James Haskell used to cheer himself up by buying a birthday cake – and scoffing the lot. The Wasps’ star revealed that if...