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Champions League
Cristiano Ronaldo red card: Did referee Felix Brych get it wrong?
18:00 Thursday 20th September 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo was issued a straight red card by referee Felix Brych as Juventus faced Valencia at the Mestalla. The Portuguese captain was making his first Champions League appearance for the Italian champions after his remarkable…

Premier League
Wilfried Zaha and bad tackles; does he have a point?
17:00 Thursday 20th September 2018

Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha found himself in the headlines this week, following a passionate outburst regarding horrendous tackles coupled with their respective punishments. Zaha's problem came in regards to the colour of the card…

Spain
Is Valencia retreating into familiar territory in La Liga? 
15:10 Thursday 20th September 2018

Things are gradually taking shape in Spain's Primera Division. After four rounds, only three teams are winless; Leganes, Real Valladolid and Valencia. While the first two don't necessarily sound alarm bells, Los Che's presence does.…

Spain
Sevilla and Quincy Promes: A partnership destined to blossom?
12:00 Thursday 20th September 2018

Sevilla completed the signing of Spartak Moscow forward Quincy Promes, for a reported £17 million, on Spain's transfer deadline day. Since arriving three weeks ago, the 26-year-old has made two cameo appearances, but with time, will be expected…

Europa League
How should Chelsea approach the Europa League?
09:00 Thursday 20th September 2018

Antonio Conte took Chelsea to great heights as Premier League champions and depressing depths by following up with a fifth-place finish, outside the Champions League berths. Unlike Jose Mourinho's failed title defence, he stuck around to…

Europa League
2018/19 Europa League preview: It's a Spanish thing
08:00 Thursday 20th September 2018

Unless their club is involved, football enthusiasts tend to ignore the Europa League. The primary cause is burnout. Just like players struggle to recover for domestic matches on Sundays after travelling extensively for Thursday nights…

Opinion
Cloudy with a chance of Jamie Vardy?
17:00 Wednesday 19th September 2018

International retirement is a landmark for players. They no longer feel that their services are either required or good enough for the national side. For many football-folk, international retirement goes unannounced and is just a mark of time…

Premier League
Is it already do or die for Newcastle United?
15:00 Wednesday 19th September 2018

St James’ Park briefly stirred. For the first 45 minutes, Newcastle United showed up their glamorous visitors, Arsenal. It was an encouraging half, but a curling Granit Xhaka free-kick and a coy strike from Mesut Ozil shortly before the…

Premier League
Is Marouane Fellaini's Manchester United revival inspired by Belgium's World Cup?
12:00 Wednesday 19th September 2018

When Jose Mourinho fought the board and fans to re-sign Marouane Fellaini in the summer, his sanity was questioned. Sentiment said he wasn't a "United player." Good riddance; sign someone like Jorginho or, more popularly,…

Champions League
Why Manchester City should prioritise the Champions League
11:00 Wednesday 19th September 2018

Picture the scene. You’ve won your first Premier League title. Your team has played magnificent football, the best the league has seen in decades. They've set numerous records along the way. You’ve also won the League Cup.…

Premier League
What is Manchester United's best centre-back pairing?
08:00 Wednesday 19th September 2018

Manchester United has endured a rough patch at the beginning of the season. The major issue lies in defence. It's probably the first time a Jose Mourinho team has struggled so much at the back. Last campaign, full-backs were the biggest…

Premier League
Why it's time to show Romelu Lukaku more respect
17:00 Tuesday 18th September 2018

From the many players currently plying their trade in the Premier League, none polarise opinion quite like Romelu Lukaku. Like Marmite, you either love him or hate him. It's as simple as that. However, for those who fall in the latter group,…

Championship
Wes Hoolahan joins West Bromwich Albion on free transfer
15:00 Tuesday 18th September 2018

West Bromwich Albion is a club on a mission. The Baggies are planning to regain Premier League status. Recovering from a poor season last time out, they aim to shoot straight back to England's top division. To aid in their quest, Wes Hoolahan…

Champions League
Champions and Europa League: 5 unmissable games during matchday 1
12:05 Tuesday 18th September 2018

After a three-and-a-half-month waiting period, the UEFA Champions League and the UEFA Europa League are back. Even though the tournament qualifiers started back in June, now we're at the group stages as things start to get interesting.…

Premier League
What is Maurizio Sarri doing differently with Eden Hazard?
09:00 Tuesday 18th September 2018

Eden Hazard always seems to fall short of one thing when discussions about the best forwards in Europe is raised. He just doesn’t score so many. Added to the fact he hasn’t won any major European trophy bar the Europa League, the…

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