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Premier League
Is age finally taking its toll on Jamie Vardy?
12:01 Monday 17th February 2020

In 2015/16, Jamie Vardy announced himself to the football world as one of the most naturally gifted scorers in the modern game. Doing so in the game's 'most competitive' league renders Vardy's beyond question. Even…

Premier League
Why don't top clubs swoon over Wilfred Ndidi?
08:00 Monday 10th February 2020

Upon joining Leicester City from Genk, Wilfred Ndidi established himself as the finest defensive midfielder in English football. The Foxes must be considered lucky to possess such a gem. Brendan Rodgers plays to the Nigerian's strength…

Premier League
Can the new Kelechi Iheanacho replace Jamie Vardy?
12:00 Wednesday 29th January 2020

Two Leicester City focal points have strolled onto the radar lately; Kelechi Iheanacho, 23, and Jamie Vardy, a decade older. Tie that to the title of this piece and you can almost see where this is going. The Leicester supporters might…

Premier League
Should Manchester United go all out for Wilfred Ndidi?
12:01 Sunday 26th January 2020

If there was anything Manchester United's loss to Liverpool proved, it was the importance of a quality midfield. Last Sunday's game against their old enemy showcased why even Pep Guardiola's centurions struggle to go toe-to-toe…

Premier League
Have Leicester City hit a glass ceiling?
08:01 Saturday 25th January 2020

Déjà vu. Leicester City faithful sense it in the 2019/20 Premier League campaign. The Foxes forced their way into the top-six henhouse to begin the season. Unexpectedly, they failed to drop a point between October 19…

Premier League
Demarai Gray; overrated or unfulfilled potential?
08:00 Sunday 19th January 2020

Demarai Gray is now into his fifth season donning Leicester City colours. Upon signing from Birmingham City for a mere £3.4million in January 2016, great things were expected from the then-teenager. Fast-forward to 2020, Gray has…

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’…