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Premier League
Allan Saint-Maximin finds his Premier League feet
08:00 Thursday 20th February 2020

Allan Saint-Maximin is starting to prove himself at Newcastle. His unpredictable flair and pace provide the attacking spark for Steve Bruce’s defensive-oriented Newcastle side. The 22-year-old winger arrived from French club…

Premier League
Why Manchester United need to move on from Luke Shaw
15:00 Saturday 4th January 2020

When Manchester United signed then-teenager Luke Shaw back in 2014, the Old Trafford Faithful assumed the sky was the limit. Southampton's budding left-back was deemed the best thing since sliced bread after making an incredibly fast start…

Premier League
Can Dennis Cirkin help with Tottenham's defensive problems?
09:00 Tuesday 31st December 2019

Jose Mourinho has done a decent job since taking over at Tottenham. The Portuguese manager returned the side to winning ways after Mauricio Pochettino failed to maintain the high standard he initially set at White Hart Lane. The Argentine's…

Champions League
Will good things come in threes for Mourinho?
09:01 Monday 2nd December 2019

Call me an elitist but, working on the assumption Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United are Tottenham’s chief rivals in their quest for a 2020/21 Champions League berth, then Jose Mourinho has one thing going for him. Spurs already…

Premier League
Jose Mourinho: Spurs saviour or not so special anymore?
18:31 Wednesday 20th November 2019

"When he [Frank Lampard] decided to go to a direct competitor then love stories are over."--Jose Mourinho on Frank Lampard joining Manchester City on loan, 2014 After Porto, Chelsea twice, Inter Milan, Real Madrid and Manchester United,…

Football League Player Watch
An EFL all-Town XI
17:00 Thursday 26th September 2019

It's Thursday which often means Europa League. There's a bit of confusion in this year's tournament with Wolfsburg of the Bundesliga and Wolfsberg of the Austrian Bundesliga both featuring. That's nothing compared to English…

Premier League
Why Spurs have questions to answer coming off the international break
08:01 Monday 9th September 2019

When the summer transfer season closed in England, many believed that Tottenham Hotspur had done the best business - in terms of both incomings and outgoings. Kieran Trippier was amongst the several who departed. It was rather surprising…

Premier League
Can Ryan Sessegnon succeed with Spurs?
08:01 Tuesday 13th August 2019

Being the most frugal club among the Premier League top-six, eyebrows raised when Tottenham Hotspur spent upwards of £20 million on Fulham's teenage sensation, Ryan Sessegnon. For the team who dared go one full campaign without spending…

Premier League
How did Tottenham Hotspur spend their summer?
19:00 Monday 12th August 2019

Tottenham Hotspur seemed set to start their 2019/20 Premier League campaign with only two new signings. Spurs had chased Fulham’s Ryan Sessegnon and Real Betis’ Giovani Lo Celso almost since the transfer window opened.…

Premier League
Will Spurs defence struggle this season?
09:01 Tuesday 23rd July 2019

Spurs’ transfer business came under close scrutiny when they became the first Premier League team not to sign a new player since FIFA universalised transfer windows in 2002. Fans are always more concerned over who is coming in rather…

Premier League
Is Manchester United's best good enough?
08:00 Tuesday 14th May 2019

You can’t say enough good things about Luke Shaw. The Southampton-schooled Manchester United left-back was well on his way to an excellent career when a double leg break halted him in his tracks. After a long recovery, he then endured…

Opinion
Will racism ever stop in football?
17:00 Friday 29th March 2019

Of late, racism seems to be gaining momentum in football. England players were racially abused during their Euro 2020 qualifier against Montenegro. It isn't the first time for many. Raheem Sterling is just the most recent. Despite…

Premier League
Danny Rose, Marvin Sordell and the crucial fight against depression
12:00 Wednesday 12th September 2018

Identity is a strange thing. There is the tangible side of the equation, the one that includes your passport, your driving licence, your name and your birth certificate. Legally speaking, that is who you are. But who are we, really? Are we…

Premier League
Tottenham's Squad Review - Who Stays and Who Goes in Defence
15:00 Wednesday 18th July 2018

With the World Cup now concluded, all focus returns to the Premier League. The English top-flight campaign starts next month and the summer transfer window closes on August 9th.  Mauricio Pochettino’s playing style demands rock solid…

England National Team
Why don't we like England?
09:00 Wednesday 13th June 2018

The current England squad deserves more appreciation than it is receiving. However, such has been the level of disappointment in the past 20 years, support for the Three Lions is at an all-time low.  Despite qualifying comfortably for…