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Managerial News
How long before Roma pay Mourinho to leave?
08:00 Friday 14th May 2021

On Wednesday evening, Arsenal held a 1-0 lead over Chelsea very much against the run of play at Stamford Bridge. Well into stoppage time with Thomas Tuchel having made three positive substitutions in Callum Hudson-Odoi, Olivier Giroud and Hakim…

Premier League
Premier League road to Europe takes unexpected detour through Merseyside
08:01 Thursday 13th May 2021

When the makeup date for the postponed Manchester United/Liverpool match was announced, Premier League fans largely thought their Thursday would be about Manchester. City were poised for the title as United battled to keep it from them…

Will a more balanced Norwich City fare better in Premier League return?
08:01 Wednesday 12th May 2021

Daniel Farke’s Norwich City introduced themselves to the Premier League in atypical fashion when they returned to the top flight in 2018/19 following a three-year spell in the Championship.  Most promoted clubs dip their toes in…

Premier League
Why Edinson Cavani's new contract is good news both on and off the field
15:00 Tuesday 11th May 2021

Not too long ago, Edinson Cavani remaining at Old Trafford for another year was nothing but a pipedream. El Matador's mind was made up. He was heading home to be closer to his family. Aged 34, it was a perfectly reasonable decision - even…

Premier League
Is Scott Parker the right man to bring Fulham back up to the Premier League?
08:01 Monday 10th May 2021

Fulham’s fate will be sealed tonight if they do not defeat visiting Burnley. The Cottagers currently sit on 27 points. The Clarets are on 36. Anything but victory will leave them at least ten points adrift their opponents,…

Premier League
Why do Manchester United fans really hate the Glazers?
08:01 Sunday 9th May 2021

Hate is a strong word frequently applied when a tamer term such as dislike would better serve. Brussel sprouts, for instance. People aren’t likely to lose their minds at the sight of the tiny, wrinkled green balls of yuck. They might…

Premier League
Why Manchester City reaching a Champions League final isn't a fairytale story
15:00 Saturday 8th May 2021

The moment Riyad Mahrez made it two, Manchester City Football Club knew they'd reached their maiden Champions League final. Following years of disappointing exits, the Eastlands club had finally realised their dream. In the aftermath,…

Premier League
How Steve Bruce’s use of impact subs could keep Newcastle United in the Premier League
12:01 Friday 7th May 2021

It’s fair to say that Newcastle United have had their fair share of problems in terms of creativity and attacking spark in recent years. Even Rafa Benitez struggled to breathe some life into a side that appeared flat and static in many…

Premier League
Why it's time for change at Manchester United
17:01 Thursday 6th May 2021

16th May, 2005. A bleak day in the history of Manchester United Football Club. The Glazer family would raise their stake in the Old Trafford outfit to 75.7%, making them majority owners. Less than a month later, they'd own United outright.…

Europa League
Will Arsenal's dependence on Bukayo Saka cost them the Europa League?
08:01 Thursday 6th May 2021

Young English star Bukayo Saka emerged as one of the big Premier League surprises last season, breaking into the Arsenal team and making the left-back position his own. This season, he's gone from strength to strength…

Should Rangers fans be worried about Steven Gerrard leaving?
08:01 Wednesday 5th May 2021

Brendan Rodgers set Scottish football alight in his first season as Celtic manager, leading the Bhoys to an undefeated record and domestic treble. Glaswegians whose favourite colour was green instantly began referring to their side as the Invincibles.…

Champions League
Is it finally Manchester City’s time to lift the Champions League?
10:01 Tuesday 4th May 2021

Manchester City have had huge success in domestic competitions since Sheikh Mansour bought the club in 2008, with another Premier League title all-but-guaranteed to come this season. However, even with Pep Guardiola in the hot seat, the…

Premier League
The Moyes Resurrection
08:00 Monday 3rd May 2021

If you missed the Academy Awards ceremony last week, it was something of a fiasco. Again. After decades of steady management established the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as a reliable, distinguished institution, their reputation…

Premier League
Are fans better off with the Manchester United devil they know?
21:00 Sunday 2nd May 2021

A large group, numbering in the hundreds, protested outside Old Trafford ahead of the anticipated Sunday teatime kickoff between Manchester United and Liverpool. A much smaller group breached the ground and, while some brought the protest inside,…

5 possible destinations for Harry Kane if he leaves Spurs
10:01 Sunday 2nd May 2021

Since rising to prominence at Tottenham Hotspur, there have been constant whispers suggesting that Harry Kane will leave the club. The Englishman's goalscoring record for Spurs and England since 2014 is unprecedented, but Kane…