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Premier League
Steve Bruce: When your best attackers are centre-halves
15:01 Sunday 17th November 2019

When Rafael Benitez left Tyneside in the summer and was replaced by Steve Bruce, fans were less than welcoming to their new man. With the loss of top scorer Salomon Rondon, takeover rumours which proved to be unfounded speculation and…

Premier League
Keeping Rafa Benitez should be a priority for Newcastle United
12:00 Tuesday 9th April 2019

As the season enters the business end, many Premier League clubs will be planning for the summer and next campaign. As usual, under Mike Ashley, that is not the case for Newcastle United. Their future is uncertain, and so is that of manager…

Wolves sack McCarthy
19:32 Monday 13th February 2012

Following a run of shocking results, Wolves have confirmed the sacking of manager Mick McCarthy today.Wolves lost 5-1 to arch-rivals West Bromwich Albion on Sunday, a heavy defeat which left Wanderers in the Premiership relegation zone. They…

Liverpool: the midfield problem and the dead wood which just won't go away.
01:41 Thursday 21st July 2011

Since the days of Rafa Benitez to the long awaited appointment of King Kenny, Liverpool FC have been continually criticised for having a squad which simply could not compete with the in depth quality of Manchester United and Chelsea. During…

Footballing Revisionism: Why Liverpool's Class of 08 Was Great
01:14 Tuesday 19th July 2011

Liverpool's stay in the Premier League has been defined by a combination of under performance, missed opportunities and memories of past glories. The club that dominated the 1980s has struggled in recent decades, to the delight of their red…