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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?

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

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

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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 »

Leeds Ladies: A small club with a huge name.

Leeds Ladies are the team which was borne from the ashes which Leeds United Chairman Massimo Cellino left behind after dissolving Leeds United Ladies. Read More »

Manchester United: The latest transfer talk – who’s on their way out?

For the early part of this transfer window, two players have been highlighted as ‘surplus to requirements’. Both players were bought in the summer of 2015 for a combined fee of £58m and have suddenly been cast to the side for no apparent reason. Where did it go wrong for this duo who arrived with so much promise? Read More »

Who is Manchester United target Victor Lindelof?

Manchester United are being heavily linked with a January move for a relatively unknown 22-year old Swedish Centre-Back called Victor Lindelof, who’s currently plying his trade in the top tier of Portuguese football with Benfica. Read More »

Manchester United finally showing some character

Saturday night marked the first time Manchester United bagged three consecutive Premier League victories since the start of the season. And guess what? The big man, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, was in the limelight once again. He is back to his usual business, you know what it is right? Read More »

Kevin De Bruyne – From Chelsea outcast to Premier League star

In the world of football, we have seen many times when a particular player doesn’t get enough opportunities at a big club and then seeks a move away. Paul Pogba, Nemanja Matic, Alvaro Morata, Mohamed Salah, all of them had two things in common; One – they all had huge potential; Two – they were ignored by their original clubs. ... Read More »

Mourinho needs to brush up Manchester United’s attack immediately

Yesterday’s game against West Ham wasn’t frustrating only for the manager, it was for the fans too. That was Manchester United’s fourth successive game in the league without a win at home. And they have their finishing to blame. Read More »

Another year for Ibrahimovic: What could it mean for Rooney, Martial, and Rashford?

Many of you are familiar with the headlines that broke out earlier this week when Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho announced striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s contract will be extended for another year. The Portuguese’s call would have surprised some. Sure, Mourinho might see some value in him. But what impact will it have on other strikers in the squad? Read More »

What went wrong in the derby for United and how can they revamp?

Well, it was a ferocious derby that everyone was expecting. Both the teams got into the game with 100% record. But in the end, it was Guardiola’s men who came out on top in the most expensive match ever played. Read More »

Why Arsenal’s long-term injuries could benefit the club

Arsene Wenger has been reluctant in the past to spend big money on new signings, choosing instead to stick with the players already at the club. But long-term injuries to Danny Welbeck and Per Mertesacker could force Wenger’s hand in this transfer window, which would be a positive for the club in the long run. Read More »

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