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Premier League
Has Lampard's defensive woes followed from Derby to Chelsea?
12:00 Tuesday 3rd September 2019

Frank Lampard is making a strong statement with his Chelsea academy graduates. All six Premier League goals for the Blues this season have come from former loanees. Tammy Abraham, four, and Mason Mount, two, are laying down an early marker. …

Premier League
Should Chelsea look towards a future beyond Cesar Azpilicueta?
08:00 Tuesday 3rd September 2019

Frank Lampard’s reign at Chelsea has seen its highs and lows, but the negatives are threatening to berate the positive developments. There’s no doubt on his influence in amplifying their attacking intensity, but his leaky-as-an-unstaunched-wench…

Premier League
2019/20 Chelsea Premier League preview
17:00 Wednesday 7th August 2019

For Chelsea supporters, they're experiencing the dreaded feeling of heading into a Premier League campaign unable to sign new players.  Frank Lampard’s litmus test begins on Sunday when taking his Blues squad to square up…

Premier League
Who will be Frank Lampard’s untouchables?
09:00 Saturday 13th July 2019

Effective decision-making is a prerequisite for every successful manager. Astuteness, ability to strategize, motivate players and control the dressing room count for plenty as well. They must also possess the nous for winning mind games,…

Premier League
Chelsea's Squad Review - Who Stays and Who Goes in Defence
15:00 Saturday 7th July 2018

Antonio Conte’s first season at Stamford Bridge was a tremendous success. They sped to the title leaving Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City in their wake. However, with European football being added to their calendar in 2017,…

Premier League
8 surprise omissions from the PFA Premier League Team of the Year
15:00 Thursday 19th April 2018

The latest PFA Premier League Team of the Year has some shocking exclusions. Although five Manchester City players, along with Tottenham's Christian Eriksen and Man United's David de Gea, all deservedly made the cut, others were unfairly…

Premier League
Chelsea 1-1 West Ham: Five standout performers
08:30 Monday 9th April 2018

The game commenced with an emotional tribute to Ray Wilkins who passed during the week after bringing fond memories to many as a player, coach, and pundit. The result turned out not to be one he would have wanted. West Ham stole a draw from…

International
Spain v Argentina: A Combined XI
17:00 Tuesday 27th March 2018

Argentina is scheduled to play Spain in a friendly tonight. Both the teams have won two matches against each other. The most recent one going in the South American’s favour 4-1. Julen Lopetegui will look forward to hopefully winning this…

International
International Friendlies: Germany v Spain: A Combined XI
13:25 Friday 23rd March 2018

Germany and Spain are set to meet tonight at the Dusseldorf’s ESPRIT Stadium. The two most likely favourites to win the World Cup later in the year face each other to begin preparations for the same. Joachim Low’s side has a better…

Premier League
Is it the end for Gary Cahill at Chelsea?
08:00 Sunday 4th March 2018

Gary Cahill continues to sit on the bench at Chelsea. On his day the 32-year-old ranks among the best central defenders in all football. The question is whether that day has passed? Successor to the legendary John Terry as Blues captain,…

Premier League
The unheralded Premier League stars so far
12:30 Thursday 21st December 2017

Everybody loves attacking players. They receive all the encomiums for getting on the scoresheet and creating too. But meanwhile, at the other end of the pitch, other players work their socks off just for the good of the team. More often than…

Premier League
Premier League Team of the Season so far
14:00 Tuesday 28th November 2017

With over a third of the season completed, now is a good time to evaluate the Premier League. Manchester City is the standout team. The Citizens lead the way having remained unbeaten, failing to win just one game. Neighbours Manchester United…

Opinion
Rating the best Premier League game changers
10:00 Friday 27th October 2017

The Premier League is blessed with quality players in each position. But who possesses the talent to change the outcome of a game single-handedly? Over the years there have been some truly exceptional individual performances that have won games,…

Opinion
Premier League's most underrated players
20:00 Monday 18th September 2017

Big names grab the headlines and plaudits. Meanwhile, others quietly do their job with no publicity. They are the Premier League's most underrated players.

Premier League
Five at the back : A modern day formation
16:00 Sunday 13th August 2017

With the new football season underway, teams have their plans all set up. Managers have their players or most of the players they want. Training has been going well and now it is all down to results. One thing club managers have in mind when…