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Nacy Adams

29-year-old freelance writer, writing about football is what i enjoy doing, I love Manchester United. 


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Europa League
Rating the Europa League quarterfinal matchups
09:00 Monday 18th March 2019

After a hectic January and February, the Europa and Champions League are finally on parallel tracks. The quarterfinal draws for both took place on Friday. Uttiyo Sarkar ran the rule over the senior circuit. Now for a look at the junior competition.…

France
Is winning La Classique Thomas Tuchel's last chance saloon?
12:00 Sunday 17th March 2019

Paris Saint Germain go into the weekend with another cracker of a fixture. They face in-form Olympic Marseille in Le Classique. PSG's shocking exit in the Champions League against Manchester United remains fresh in supporters' minds.…

Premier League
Another Premier League campaign slipping from Tottenham's grasp?
08:00 Tuesday 5th March 2019

In February, consensus decreed Tottenham remained in the Premier League title chase. This is March. Whether or not Mauricio Pochettino's team emerged from the Wembley tunnel and saw their shadows or other factors can be blamed, Spurs descended…

Champions League
Why their next four games determine Arsenal's season
08:00 Friday 1st March 2019

The race for the top four and Champions League qualification grows feistier as the Premier League season draws to an end. Arsenal leapfrogged Manchester United into fourth place on the weekend and kept that spot in midweek when they crushed…

Champions League
Can Lyon affirm Champions League spot with a win at resurgent Monaco?
17:00 Sunday 24th February 2019

Third-place Lyon are in Monaco tonight. Four points behind Lille OSC in second, three beyond arch-rivals St Etienne and Olympique de Marseille for the final Ligue 1 Champions League spot going into the weekend, Les Gones might have felt comfortable.…

Champions League
Is VAR ready for the Champions League?
12:00 Thursday 21st February 2019

Beginning with the Round of 16 matches, video assistant referees are part and parcel of Champions League officiating. The technology was applied in Rome and Amsterdam. The decision at the Stadio Olimpico was straightforward. Not so at…

Spain
Should Atletico Madrid call time on Diego Simeone?
12:00 Wednesday 13th February 2019

When it's derby day, form is always not a factor in who wins the games as everything is on the line to ensure that the bragging rights at yours. Real Madrid ensured that they'd be the ones celebrating with a comfortable 3-1 victory…

Opinion
Why Phil Jones' extension is a catastrophe for Manchester United fans
12:00 Tuesday 12th February 2019

Manchester United recently announced that Phil Jones signed a contract extension to keep him at Old Trafford another four years. Many United fans stormed social media to express their displeasure. For them, it is a step in the wrong direction.…

Champions League
Champions League place on line for Lyon when Neymar-less PSG visit
09:00 Sunday 3rd February 2019

Finishing in a Champions League spot is the most important thing for Lyon this season. There are just three in Ligue 1. They sit tenuously in third with runaway leaders Paris Saint-Germain on today's dance card. Les Gones dally 16…

Managerial News
Unai Emery struggling to find tactical balance due to Arsenal injuries
09:00 Tuesday 29th January 2019

Arsenal deserved to win when they hosted Chelsea at the Emirates last weekend. The Premier League game revealed Unai Emery's tactical master plan. Despite the team sheet's defensive appearance, his attacking set-up worked as planned…

Spain
La Liga relegation fight: Who will survive?
17:00 Monday 21st January 2019

Already, we're just over the halfway mark in La Liga. The usual front-runners are fighting it out for the title, but today our attention is focused on the bottom end and a relegation battle that is filled with intrigue. The league table…

Managerial News
What will Martin O’Neill add to Nottingham Forest?
11:00 Saturday 19th January 2019

When Nottingham Forest announced Martin O'Neill will take charge of the club going forward, it promised great things to come. O’Neill was a key member of the Forest team in the 1970s. He returns after a storied career as a manager.…

Premier League
Equal Time: Pochettino needs trophies to advance his Tottenham career
08:00 Friday 18th January 2019

It becomes clearer by the day that Mauricio Pochettino ranks among the finest managers in the game. His tremendous work at Tottenham links him with the two biggest jobs in European club football, Real Madrid and Manchester United. He has…

Opinion
Is Jermain Defoe the difference maker for Steven Gerrard?
18:00 Friday 11th January 2019

Earlier in the week, Rangers announced seldom-used Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe's arrival on loan for 18 months. Unable to find playing time at Dean Court, the move was a good decision for the 36-year-old. With positioning and…

Opinion
How Solskjaer can land the United job permanently
09:00 Sunday 6th January 2019

Jose Mourinho's sack just before Christmas shocked many Manchester United fans. The club backed the Portuguese manager until a dismal 3-1 loss to bitter rivals Liverpool. Mourinho cast negative energy in the clubhouse, falling out with…