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Book Review: Rovers Revolution
19:00 Friday 14th February 2020

It’s easy to forget that when Blackburn Rovers won the Premier League in 1995, the campaign is one of the most impressive in English football history. The Lancashire club rose from a precarious existence in the second tier to Premier…

Premier League
10 fastest goals in Premier League history
15:00 Friday 26th April 2019

Over the years, the Premier League turned into every football fan's heaven. Why wouldn’t it? The most competitive league in the world provides fans with exhilarating matches week in, week out. And goals. Without them, a game…

Premier League
Raheem Sterling matures; silences critics
12:00 Wednesday 27th March 2019

Manchester City and England star Raheem Sterling raised his game to another level on both stages in 2018/19. Pleasantly, he's also raised his game off the pitch. Ever since he forced his way out of Liverpool when just 20-years-old,…

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Why Alan Shearer is wrong about Wilfried Zaha
17:00 Sunday 10th February 2019

Groundhog Day may have been a week ago, but for Wilfried Zaha, every day is a repeat. Once again the Ivorian finds himself in the middle of a storm in a teacup revolving around diving. Once again, he appears to have annoyed the pundits, among…

Premier League
Why is analysis of pundits' analysis a thing?
22:00 Wednesday 28th February 2018

Everyone has heard what Gary Neville had to say about Arsenal's insipid performance in last weekend's Carabao Cup defeat to Manchester City. 'Disgrace' and 'spineless' create a veritable storm on and off social media. …

Will the record set by Alan Shearer be beaten by the current Premier League crop?
13:30 Wednesday 13th September 2017

Despite retiring in 2006, Alan Shearer still holds the record for the most Premier League goals with 260 and is ahead by some stretch. The Newcastle legend has been somewhat untouchable at the top of the scoring charts for some time but now…

Premier League cult heroes - Newcastle's own Alan Shearer
19:00 Friday 25th August 2017

Choosing the biggest cult hero for Newcastle United in the Premier League era is fairly straightforward. Alan Shearer is not only the all time Premier League top scorer but he is also Newcastle's club record top scorer as well and as the prodigal…

The Greatest Premier League XI
09:00 Friday 18th August 2017

To celebrate the Prem's 25th anniversary, we all deserve a present. Here then, enjoy a very subjective greatest Premier League XI of all time. The Premier League turned 25 on 15th August 2017. Ever since its inception in 1992, every modernised…

Footballing Heroes - Who are the player's players?
13:30 Tuesday 15th August 2017

Choosing one player to admire is like trying to pick which of your children you love the most; it's just not possible. However, the professionals tend to learn their trade by closely observing their idols and emulating their playing style -…

Football's Natural Successors
14:00 Monday 14th August 2017

Journalists and experts never seem to tire of saying that a young player is destined to be the next 'whosoever' and, all too often, they're proven to be completely incorrect. Does anyone remember Adnan Januzaj being the next Ronaldo? Or Ganso…

Book Review - Saints and Sinners - Southampton's Hard Men
20:06 Monday 13th February 2017

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…

Book Review - Tunnel of Love - Football, Fighting and Failure: Newcastle United after the Entertainers
17:07 Sunday 18th December 2016

Kevin Keegan's Newcastle United were a joy to watch. With an intoxicating brand of high scoring and free flowing football, they had become the neutrals favourite, the nation's 2nd team, one that was surely on an unstoppable march to success,…

Silly money: Just how did transfer fees get so high?
16:53 Tuesday 9th August 2016

With the world transfer record broken again, football's era of excess spending is spiralling out of control. But how did we get to this moment, and what's next on the horizon?

Paul Pogba: The £100m man? A look at the history of the British transfer record.
15:19 Monday 11th July 2016

News this week has been that Manchester United are in talks with Juventus to sign France international Paul Pogba for a world-record transfer fee. If rumors are to be believed the fee is set to eclipse the previous record of £85m, which took…

Twitter Mocks Jimmy Bullard For His Match Of The Day Outfit
13:24 Monday 5th January 2015

Not content with almost winning I'm  A Celebrity 2014 former Wigan and Hull player Jimmy Bullard does his best to break the internet following his appearance on Match of the Day as 1000's of users on Twitter joined in to mock his choice of…