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Book Review – Saints and Sinners – Southampton’s Hard Men

Every team has one and fans love them, the player that intimidates the opposition with full-blooded tackles and a ferocious will to win. The player is a leader, a warrior, and above all a true hard man. Over the years Southampton Football club have had more than their fair share of character’s that meets these criteria. In Saints and Sinners ... Read More »

Choose your adjective with care when rating the Premier League

Chelsea went into Turf Moor on Sunday with an opportunity to all but lock up the Premier League title. Victory against a side from the table’s bottom half seemed likely despite Burnley’s incredible home form this season. Read More »

How Paul Clement has lead Swansea’s renaissance towards Premier League survival

When Paul Clement was appointed as Swansea’s head coach at the start of January, not many would have foreseen a change in form for the top-flight side. However, a month and a half later, the Welsh team look like they may just avoid the drop and retain Premier League status for another year. Read More »

Life after football: What are they doing now?

As many footballers will tell you; fifteen to twenty years is all you get as a career – sometimes even less – and the career options once the boots are hung up aren’t all that glamorous in many cases. Here, we’ll look at some players who’ve fallen from the grace of their professional footballing careers and catch up with their ... Read More »

Mourinho’s magnificent man management

Let’s talk about Jose Mourinho’s magnificent man-management. Often vilified in the press and accused of spikiness, Mourinho is painted as an unempathetic figure. But, his management of Anthony Martial and Henrikh Mkhitaryan are a testament to his superb personal skills. Read More »

It could be a tight finish in the Premier League relegation battle

Over the years we’ve seen last day fixtures result in teams being relegated. Seeing things go right down to the wire in some cases. As of now in the Premier League, just one point separates the bottom three teams. With only 13 games left to play it could be a very tight finish towards the end of the season. Read More »

The Transfer Market: The Cost of the Past Part 3

In the last of the Past Transfer pieces; I’ll be looking at what some of the best of all time sold for and the players in their positions who have commanded more in recent years. When you consider that the great Andrea Pirlo’s combined career transfer fee is just £17 million; it puts into perspective what a waste of money ... Read More »

A scientific approach behind Ronaldo

Ronaldo. A word, name and brand that millions around the world will instantly recognise. Believed to be the best player to grace the Earth, many wonder just how is he so good. Even now, into his thirties, he is still running riot in La Liga and across the world stage. In this article, I will be looking from a scientific ... Read More »

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