X
Follow It's Round and It's White on Facebook
Sean Lunt

Football journalist working in the North West mainly covering Everton and Liverpool but with musings on anything football related. 


Total articles: 76

0 new posts have just been added
Premier League
Andre Gomes, Barcelona and why Everton should be confident of a permanent move
15:00 Monday 10th December 2018

When Everton head into the January transfer window, they'll be keen to get business done. A new striker is reportedly top of their wish list. Before securing that goalscorer, though, they have a more pressing matter. That is acquiring Andre…

Premier League
Everton revival sets up fascinating Merseyside derby with Liverpool
13:00 Sunday 2nd December 2018

It’s been five years since the last entertaining Merseyside derby. The 3-3 draw in November 2013 was the best this fixture offered up this century. That year, two attacking managers went at each other. Brendan Rodgers' Liverpool were…

Premier League
Why it's time to admit Raheem Sterling is world class
12:00 Tuesday 27th November 2018

Tell the average Premier League fan that Raheem Sterling is world class and it will be met with derision. The Manchester City winger splits opinion. Most doubt his quality, as they do with players such as Romelu Lukaku and Mesut Ozil.…

Premier League
Tottenham vs Chelsea will determine more than London dominance
13:30 Saturday 24th November 2018

When Chelsea and Tottenham meet at Wembley, it'll be more than your average derby. Bragging rights only begin to tell the story. Although picking up all three key points is the aim for both teams, victory will signify more. The winner will…

Premier League
Liverpool result was Arsenal's biggest step away from Wenger yet
08:00 Sunday 11th November 2018

Arsenal fans walked away from the Emirates last Saturday extremely pleased by what they witnessed. This was their greatest stride forward in the march away from Arsene Wenger and the past. Arsenal own just two wins from their last ten meetings…

Premier League
Why Roberto Firmino is not irreplaceable at Liverpool
09:00 Tuesday 6th November 2018

Ask Liverpool fans whom they'd most loathe losing. Roberto Firmino probably tops the list. Despite Mohamed Salah's scoring exploits and Sadio Mane's continued excellence, the Brazilian is key to the Reds' attack. Signed…

Premier League
Why recent performance proved Romelu Lukaku remains a flat-track bully
09:00 Saturday 3rd November 2018

It's fair to say Romelu Lukaku won't remember the last few games with much fondness. When he played out games against Chelsea, Juventus and Everton in his head, he would have envisioned things going extremely differently. The Belgian…

Premier League
Tottenham Hotspur - Manchester City = £££
12:00 Monday 29th October 2018

Compare Tottenham with Manchester City, you will find several similarities. Both are regular title contenders with only two points currently separating them in the table. The pair play an exciting, modern style, a result of their managers’…

Premier League
Everton's next four away games will determine progress under Marco Silva
15:00 Friday 26th October 2018

After last year Marco Silva didn’t need to do much to claim he’d helped Everton progress. The Blues were, quite frankly, amongst the worst sides in the Premier League last season. After completely falling apart under Ronald Koeman…

Premier League
Why Manchester United should be Arsene Wenger's next destination
09:00 Monday 22nd October 2018

Five and a half months after leaving Arsenal, Arsene Wenger is ready to return to football. A plethora of jobs are already on the table as clubs around the world seek his signature. Among them Paris Saint-Germain. One club who aren’t…

International
The next five youngsters on England's radar
12:00 Wednesday 17th October 2018

Gareth Southgate set out his vision for England’s future in the Nations League. His focus is on youth. This international break demonstrated commitment to giving young players their first taste of the senior team. Jadon Sancho and Mason…

Premier League
Assessing all 20 Premier League teams after eight games
15:00 Friday 12th October 2018

With the season's second international break bringing the Premier League to a halt for two weeks, now is a perfect time to rate each team's stock. Eight games may seem too few to draw conclusions on the entire campaign, but it offers…

Premier League
Does Maurizio Sarri's guarded assessment protect Chelsea's title hopes?
08:00 Wednesday 10th October 2018

Sitting joint top of the Premier League and unbeaten, most would argue Chelsea are title contenders this season. That is everyone but Maurizio Sarri. While everyone else is extolling the virtues of his side the Italian is playing down their…

Premier League
Liverpool vs Manchester City: Comparing the teams
12:00 Sunday 7th October 2018

So, the biggest game of this fledgeling Premier League season upon us. Liverpool vs Manchester City promises to be a real treat for football fans regardless of their affiliation. City are the reigning champions and rightfully so. Last season…

Premier League
What Dan Ashworth brings to Brighton & Hove Albion
09:00 Friday 5th October 2018

In a week dominated by Jose Mourinho versus Paul Pogba, the news that Dan Ashworth quit his role with the FA to join Brighton & Hove Albion has flown under the radar.   While perhaps not worthy of considerable attention on the…

We use cookies to provide statistics that help give you the best experience of our site. By continuing to use the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn more
Got It