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Italy
Revived Roma threaten Inter's Champions League quest
17:00 Saturday 20th April 2019

AS Roma picked up nicely after a rough start under Claudio Ranieri. I Giallorossi gutted out three wins on the trot. The Romans visit the Giuseppe Meazza on Saturday, fired up to maintain that run. Inter's Champions League dream is…

Italy
Is Roma worse off under Claudio Ranieri?
12:00 Saturday 6th April 2019

Sacking Eusebio Di Francesco came as no surprise as speculations had been rife concerning his dismissal. Under the 49-year-old, the team was making little progress, if any. The Giallorossi were struggling to keep up with the pace of the league…

Italy
Claudio Ranieri must take advantage of AS Roma return
08:00 Monday 11th March 2019

After almost a decade gallivanting around Europe, Claudio Ranieri returns to hometown club AS Roma. Most recently, his career featured two unsuccessful spells in France sandwiched between mixed stints in England. The Tinkerman must revive his…

Premier League
Brendan Rodgers or Scott Parker: Who prevails in Leicester vs Fulham?
09:00 Saturday 9th March 2019

I'm still wondering why Brendan Rodgers left the comfort of Celtic Park. Was he that desperate for a new challenge after winning pretty much everything for so many years? On course to win his third consecutive treble with the Scottish…

Premier League
What happened to Ryan Sessegnon?
09:00 Tuesday 5th March 2019

Ryan Sessegnon was the best player to come out of the Championship last season. His age made his consistent performances more amazing. There were calls in some quarters for the youngster to be included in England’s World Cup squad.…

Managerial News
Positivity isn't easy in the Premier League
09:00 Thursday 28th February 2019

Both by design and demand, the influx of foreign managers to the Premier League bring with them a new brand of football. Some implement their tactics successfully. Pep Guardiola and Antonio Conte rewrote the record books. Other managers struggle.…

Premier League
Leicester City: The outlier's curse
09:00 Friday 8th February 2019

When Leicester City won the league in 2016 under Claudio Ranieri, it was a special moment in the history of the club and English football. The Foxes went against all odds to emerge champions in a league that was widely dominated by a select…

Premier League
Do Fulham have any chance at Premier League survival?
14:00 Saturday 15th December 2018

When Fulham hired Claudio Ranieri, the inevitable talk surrounding yet another miraculous Premier League title-win came to the fore. Perhaps, though, even the one they call the Tinkerman didn't understand the mammoth task-at-hand. Fulham…

Premier League
5 Leicester City title-winners who could join Claudio Ranieri at Fulham
08:00 Wednesday 5th December 2018

Claudio Ranieri and Leicester City, two names that will always be associated with achieving the seemingly impossible. The Italian manager led the club to their only top division title to date in 2016, beating odds of 5000-1. That was almost…

Premier League
Is Aleksandar Mitrovic Ready For The Big-Time Move?
08:00 Friday 30th November 2018

Life under Claudio Ranieri began in the most ding-della-dong manner for Fulham. The Lily Whites piped Southampton in a thriller to pick up a much-needed win. Their second of the campaign, it moved the recently-promoted Londoners a point behind…

Premier League
Could Ryan Sessegnon be better used as a left winger this season?
17:00 Saturday 17th November 2018

Fulham Football Club is struggling with life in the Premier League at this present time. Their recent manager, Slavisa Jokanovic, was sacked and they lie last in the table with just one win to their name. Ryan Sessegnon is arguably their most…

Opinion
Is squad rotation all it's cracked up to be?
12:00 Saturday 21st April 2018

Arguably the greatest debate that has entered football over the last 20 years is in regards to squad rotation. Teams generally used to have an eleven-player side who were very much first choice, followed by a few subs. Back then,…

Premier League
Wilfred Ndidi isn't long for Leicester
08:30 Monday 12th February 2018

When N’Golo Kante left Leicester City, it almost felt like the end of the world for the King Power faithful. The diminutive French international had been phenomenal in helping Leicester win the league in 2016. He left for Chelsea…

Premier League
How far can Claude Puel take Leicester?
08:30 Sunday 21st January 2018

Nine games into the 2017/18 season Leicester City was 14th. The Foxes had won twice, drawn three and been defeated four times. They had sacked Craig Shakespeare. Less than two years after winning the Premier League they were searching for a…

Opinion
Why deep-lying midfielders deserve more credit
16:30 Wednesday 6th December 2017

There are always debates regarding the most vital position in football. Some argue that the centre-half is the most important, some still adhere to the old saying – ‘central-midfield is the heart of the team’. Others…