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Premier League
How will Wilfred Ndidi’s injury affect Leicester City?
09:01 Thursday 16th January 2020

Leicester City wasn't expected to be in the conversation for Champions League qualification this season. Brendan Rodgers took over a mid-table team in need of new inspiration to climb up the table. Several changes in the…

Italy
Luis Alberto: Liverpool castoff, Lazio superstar
09:01 Tuesday 7th January 2020

Barring an epic collapse even by their standards, Liverpool will finally lift the Premier League trophy this year. In large part, the Reds' recent success is due to shrewd transfer policy, moulding lesser-known talents into…

Premier League
Should Nampalys Mendy leave Leicester while he can?
08:00 Friday 3rd January 2020

The January transfer window is now open. Nampalys Mendy is one of many players with a decision to make on his future. The 27-year-old has been short of form and playing time at Leicester City. He could, make that should soon be on…

Premier League
Does Manchester City need Caglar Soyuncu?
08:02 Thursday 2nd January 2020

Pep Guardiola and Manchester City stepped into the current campaign with high hopes. The club dominated English football last term, winning an unprecedented domestic treble. But it was not just about the trophies. The team played some scintillating…

Premier League
How does Liverpool's King Power victory impact title race?
12:00 Sunday 29th December 2019

It's been a smooth ride for Liverpool in the Premier League this season. The Reds have been at the top of the table for several weeks, yet, the fans have refused to sing that their team will win the league. This is because of the near misses…

Premier League
Will Club World Cup exertions put the brakes on Liverpool?
12:00 Thursday 26th December 2019

Liverpool became only the second English side to win the Club World Cup after emerging champions in Qatar on Saturday.  The success came after two gruelling matches against Monterey and Flamengo in the semi-final and final of the competition…

European Football
12 Days of Football 2019/20: Six games amazing
08:00 Thursday 26th December 2019

On the sixth day of football, UEFA gave to me Six games amazing, Five Golden Goals! Four calls blown, Three French clubs, Two title races and  Liverpool and Man City Welcome to this year's edition of the 12 Days of Football on It's…

Premier League
Ben Chilwell emerges at Leicester City
17:32 Sunday 15th December 2019

In contemporary football, fullbacks became integral to how teams set up in attack and defence, often in that order. They stretch defences and open space organically. Zinedine Zidane used Marcelo and Dani Carvajal, spraying crosses…

Premier League
Can Leicester City mount a title challenge?
08:02 Friday 13th December 2019

In 2016 under the guidance of Claudio Ranieri, Leicester City shocked the footballing world to claim their first Premier League title despite coming in at 5000/1 underdogs. Fast-forward four-and-a-half years and Brendan Rodgers’…

Premier League
Jamie Vardy three games away from history (again!)
19:00 Wednesday 11th December 2019

There's certainly something in those Leicester waters, eh? From their historic title win in 2015/16, to Jamie Vardy going from non-league minnow to Premier League record-breaker in the space of just a few years. Now, The Foxes are at it…

Premier League
Could Iheanacho be the difference for Leicester City?
17:08 Wednesday 11th December 2019

Kelechi Iheanacho moved from Belvoir Drive cold to a hot topic in less than a week. After his cameo match-winning performance against Everton, the Nigerian stepped forward again at Aston Villa. His renaissance could make the difference for…

Premier League
Should Manchester United try to beat Mourinho to Bruno Fernandes?
09:01 Thursday 28th November 2019

As a US resident, it is my civic duty to consume mass amounts of turkey today. If you are not a US resident and are therefore missing out, that just means more for me. Another thing for which to be grateful. Happy Thanksgiving. Before the tryptophan…

Scotland
Can Rangers finally topple Celtic this season?
08:01 Wednesday 20th November 2019

Frank Lampard is making a name for himself in the coaching business with his beloved Chelsea. The former midfielder cut his teeth in the Championship with Derby County and is proving to be a shrewd signing by Roman Abramovich, with the…

Premier League
Equal Time: Arsenal must never hire Mourinho
09:01 Saturday 9th November 2019

When a man stays in a job for more than two decades, there should be a lasting legacy. Arsene Wenger oversaw the most successful period in Arsenal's history on and off the pitch. He won 17 trophies in total, including three Premier League…

Premier League
Have attacking full-backs become the recipe for success in the Premier League?
09:00 Thursday 7th November 2019

Football, like humanity, has evolved. The beautiful game is now mingled with technological advances, resulting in unique tactics, giving it a competitive edge like never before. Similarly, the Premier League has also seen a surge in its competitiveness.…