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How Team Pogba Will Damage Manchester United

Paul Pogba

When Wayne Rooney departed Manchester United, he gave a very frank and honest interview regarding his return to Everton and his opinion on the side since Sir Alex Ferguson departed. Rooney went as far as to say that ‘standards have slipped’ at Old Trafford since SAF retired and that it was no longer his concern. Read More »

Is Darren Fletcher a move forward for Stoke City?

Darren Fletcher

On the June 1st, it was announced that Darren Fletcher had agreed to join Stoke City. The Scottish international had turned down a new offer at West Bromwich Albion to accept his new club, Stoke City. Despite agreeing on a deal, Fletcher will not join the Potters until his contract is up at West Brom. He will officially be a ... Read More »

The Media’s Proposed 2017/18 Manchester United XI

Manchester United

Manchester United haven’t even played their last league game or determined whether or not they will lift the Europa League trophy and head back into the Champion’s League next season but the rumours have already started as to who will be leaving Old Trafford and who will be taking their place – if the media had their way; this would ... Read More »

Could Manchester United be fined for Palace game?

Jose Mourinho hasn't been able to keep United from being a Premier League embarrassment.

We all remember Mick McCarthy weakening his Wolverhampton Wanderers side for their visit to Old Trafford in 2010 as the stubborn manager boldly claimed he would be happy to make 10 changes again that season – we all knew he wanted to rest key players against an in-form Manchester United side who were heavy favourites to win on home soil. Read More »

Jack Butland – The return of a quality English goalkeeper

England goalkeeping prospect Jack Butland

Many of us are aware that some Premier League clubs have gems of goalkeepers. But it is not often you see English keepers at the very highest level. Goalkeepers like Jack Butland, Tom Heaton, Jordan Pickford, Fraser Forster and Ben Foster, however, have raised expectations with some great individual performances. Read More »

Mourinho Must Sell Before He Buys

Kristian Webb suggests a raft of players Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho must sell before buying in the summer window.

Manchester United’s failings this season have almost been outweighed by its successes but the balance still swings disappointment’s way. Jose Mourinho has stated his intent to re-shape his squad this summer. Yet, every question posed to him is framed around acquisitions rather than departures. The truth is Mourinho must sell before buying. Read More »

Aleksandar Mitrovic must grasp golden opportunity to prove his worth

Following the news that Newcastle United’s top goalscorer Dwight Gayle is likely to miss up to a month of action after suffering a recurrence of his troublesome hamstring injury during Monday night’s 2-0 victory over Aston Villa, tempestuous Serbian live wire Aleksandar Mitrovic looks set to spearhead the Magpies’ attack going into a season-defining run of fixtures against the club’s ... Read More »

Should Wayne Rooney and Manchester United part ways?

Wayne Rooney

We are all aware that the future of Wayne Rooney at Manchester United is up in the air. The rumors are heating up in the media linking him to the Chinese Super League. But the question is – is it good for him? Is it good for Manchester United? Or is there still something to do for the club and ... Read More »

My Trip to Elland Road

Chris Wood

Having experienced the fruits of live EFL football at the City Ground, I’ve felt compelled to visit more football stadia. Given that my significant other supports Leeds United, I felt it would be fitting to visit Elland Road. Read More »

The Leeds Ladies story – Part 2

When Massimo Cellino decided that Women’s league football was not part of the plan for Leeds United Football Club he cut the team loose. They could not play under the name or the badge. They could not be part of The Leeds United Foundation (LUFC’s charity arm of the club) and they could not have access to their training facilities, ... Read More »

5 Chelsea Youngsters who never lived up to the hype

The Premier League club with the most number of potential youngsters who might never play for their parent club is Chelsea. The Blues sent out a staggering 38 players out on loan this season – many of these players came in with a lot of hype, but found it impossible to break into the Chelsea first-team. Read More »

The return of Bastian Schweinsteiger? The story so far

Schweinsteiger

As a general rule, as far as I can remember, Germans are notoriously ineffective in the Premier League. With the exception of the mercurial Jurgen Klinsmann, there’s just something about the way the Germans play football that doesn’t work in England’s top flight. My case in point? Bastian Schweinsteiger. Read More »

Is FIFA’s Offensive Imagery Rule Being Enforced or Ignored?

FIFA have received a lot of bad press over the last few years, that’s no great secret, but the rumours that are circulating about some of the organisations ludicrous rulings are starting to cause a lot of swearing in my local Sky Sports pub – don’t believe everything you read but this one really got us going. Read More »

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