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Premier League
Can Harry Maguire be Manchester United's VVD?
16:01 Sunday 11th August 2019

Spending astronomically to sign players is now the transfer market norm. According to Transfermarkt, the Premier League spent just shy of £1.4 billion before their window closed. With the UEFA window open until 2 September, La Liga…

Champions League
Equal Time: VVD character assassination after Champions League defeat ridiculous
09:00 Friday 3rd May 2019

The republic designed by the American founding fathers was intended to be a balanced system. The executive, legislative and judiciary retain equal powers that are designed to keep everything in check and protect the nation’s democracy…

Premier League
Is Liverpool braced for a clean sweep of PFA awards?
09:00 Monday 29th April 2019

Not since the 2013/14 season have two players from the same team hit 20 goals or more in a single campaign. In that campaign, it was Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge who achieved the feat. Unfortunately, their efforts couldn't…

Champions League
Is Barcelona gaffe the perfect excuse to let David de Gea go?
00:18 Wednesday 17th April 2019

Reportedly, Ed Woodward and Manchester United spent the past year and a bit trying to coax David de Gea into signing a contract extension. It’s unclear whether his high wage demands are a dealbreaker or just posing while he waits to see…

European Football
Football starting to realise goalkeeper's worth
17:00 Thursday 16th August 2018

Football is a team sport but positions aren't treated equally. Defenders, midfielders and strikers receive the most credit. Clubs pamper them, especially the frontmen. Goalkeepers are excluded.  Proving how important outfield players…

Premier League
Premier League preview: Liverpool were just warming up last season
08:00 Wednesday 8th August 2018

Despite finishing fourth for a second consecutive year, Liverpool must consider last season a disappointment. It certainly ended with heartbreak in the Champions League final. Behind Manchester City, Liverpool were arguably the second…

Premier League
Chelsea need not worry about their missed signings
09:00 Monday 6th August 2018

An interesting summer for Chelsea Football Club was always on the cards with the departure of Antonio Conte and the arrival of compatriot Maurizio Sarri, who plays an entirely different game of football. A squad overhaul was expected and despite…

Premier League
Have Southampton overpaid for Man City goalkeeper Angus Gunn?
09:00 Saturday 14th July 2018

Southampton have reached a deal for Manchester City's Angus Gunn. The £10 million fee is expected to rise another £3.5 million with agreed contract add-ons. Is the deal overpriced for an untested Premier League goalkeeper or…

Premier League
3 Goalkeepers Liverpool Could Buy This Summer
09:30 Saturday 31st March 2018

Liverpool have long been criticised for defensive frailties and done little to improve. Gone are the days of Pepe Reina, Sammy Hyypia, and Jamie Carragher. Welcome to the Simon Mignolet, Dejan Lovren, Alberto Moreno era. The Reds have focused…

Premier League
A Premier League Immigrant XI
08:00 Saturday 24th February 2018

The Champions League has an anthem. It’s meant to invoke heavenly glory. Hence the violins announcing the angelic choir. If you’ve ever attended a match, walked through an asphalt parking lot, steel turnstile, and hollow grey corridors,…

World Cup
Ederson vs Alisson: Who deserves to be Brazil's no 1 in Russia?
08:30 Wednesday 21st February 2018

Brazil's national team is so rich in depth it can afford to send three formidable squads. Such excessive luxury can be intoxicating and problematic when there is just one competition to consider. Selecao boss Tite has such a selection headache…

Premier League
Who should be on Arsenal's January shopping list?
10:00 Wednesday 3rd January 2018

Arsenal needs a new spine. The current one is bending, creaking, and ready to break beyond the point of no return. At 35, Petr Cech is not the same stopper he was at Stamford Bridge. Laurent Koscielny needs injections to play without…