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Premier League
Could Mourinho ever play against type?
08:00 Tuesday 9th October 2018

This is an exercise in futility. When Jose Mourinho reviews the final 20 minutes from the Newcastle match, he won’t think maybe, just maybe, Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola are onto something and he has the talent in-house to experiment…

Premier League
Who else deserves blame for Manchester United's form?
13:00 Saturday 6th October 2018

Manchester United's ongoing saga seems destined to end in Jose Mourinho's doom. Ed Woodward might already be planning for his successor. Blame from all quarters hurtles at the manager. While responsibility always lies with the…

Premier League
5 Manchester United players who must up their game
09:00 Monday 1st October 2018

Things aren't well at Manchester United. The Red Devils cling to a top half place in the Premier League, already nine points behind the leaders. The frustrating cycle of inconsistency continues. The squad loses points at regular intervals.…

Football
Is Mourinho finished at Manchester United?
12:00 Friday 28th September 2018

With Manchester United relinquishing further points against Wolves last weekend, crashing out of the League Cup on penalties to Derby County and a dust-up with Paul Pogba during training caught by Sky cameras, questions resurfaced regarding…

Premier League
The Alexis Sanchez conundrum at Manchester United
09:00 Tuesday 25th September 2018

Alexis Sanchez and Henrikh Mkhitaryan were both expected to kick on after their swap deal between Arsenal and Manchester United last January. Problem: Nine months later, that remains the expectation. Mkhitaryan's struggling to find minutes…

Champions League
Mourinho v Martial? Peace in our time?
09:00 Saturday 22nd September 2018

Logic and emotion work on the same principle. Whether rational or not, one reacts to the facts at hand. When those facts change, so does one’s reaction. Football fans tend to take the emotional route. They latch onto the facts which best…

Champions League
Depay still walking on Memphis
17:00 Friday 21st September 2018

Upon his return to England’s North West, Memphis Depay attempted to say all the right things. In doing so, he came off a bit like Christian Bale and Liam Neeson in Batman Begins. You know, as if he still doesn’t pay attention to…

Premier League
Jose Mourinho, the fans' manager
08:00 Wednesday 29th August 2018

Goals win games; defence wins titles. It’s a mantra held high as the ultimate truth in all team sports. Goals might be changed to touchdowns or hitting, defence to pitching. Nevertheless, the best teams know how to stop their opponent’s…

Premier League
How do Manchester United improve and score more?
12:00 Sunday 19th August 2018

Manchester United are the talk of the town. Not just in the North-West, but in the whole football world. The Red Devils have been the footballing media's favoured subject. Be it the transfers, the matchups, the players and the elephant…

Premier League
Why Manchester United fans should be optimistic
08:00 Monday 13th August 2018

When the clock struck five on Thursday, the meltdown began. If Old Trafford had church bells, they would have rung. Supporters would come running to watch it burn. The summer transfer window ended with Manchester United having signed Fred, Diogo…

Premier League
Premier League preview: Is Manchester United in disarray or just disrespected?
09:00 Thursday 9th August 2018

Manchester United Football Club achieved a second-placed finish in the 2017/18 campaign; their highest position post-Sir Alex Ferguson. That said, Jose Mourinho's Red Devils eventually finished some nineteen-points off the pace. That gap…

Premier League
Why Manchester United must shift to a 3-5-2 formation
12:00 Monday 30th July 2018

After the joy that arguably the greatest World Cup brought, pessimism has surrounded Manchester United fans. There has been all the talk of the manager being disinterested, players being unhappy, the board not delivering and much more. All…

Premier League
Alexis Sanchez about to prove Manchester United were right to let Anthony Martial leave?
17:00 Sunday 29th July 2018

Back in January, Manchester United shocked the footballing world by prising Alexis Sanchez away from Arsenal; snatching the Chilean's signature right from under Manchester City's noses. I think it's fair to say that, during his…

World Cup
The World Cup was good to Jose Mourinho
08:30 Thursday 12th July 2018

Whether from the comfort of his Moscow hotel suite or the confines of the RT studio where he is serving as a guest pundit for the World Cup, one might well forgive Jose Mourinho for smiling to himself as the tournament draws to a…

Premier League
How Baseball Explains Marouane Fellaini
09:00 Sunday 1st July 2018

If you’ve ever let an uncle down on his luck stay in your spare room, only to discover that he has an aversion to bathwater, talks with his mouth full, belches, farts, scratches, and keeps promising to leave before finding new excuses…

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