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Championship
Semi Ajayi's reinvention powering West Brom's promotion push
15:01 Saturday 8th February 2020

It must have been heartbreaking for Semi Ajayi to watch Rotherham United suffer relegation last term - despite having arguably the best season in his career. The 26-year-old shone brightly in both midfield and defence for the Millers and…

Premier League
Moyes' West Ham appointment a catalyst for Felipe Anderson?
19:01 Monday 6th January 2020

I've always found West Ham United rather mystifying. The Hammers are a sizeable club with some brilliant history, though recently, all they've done is confuse. Money has always been spent by the East London club, often in fits and spurts.…

Transfers
Why Michy Batshuayi must leave Chelsea
08:01 Sunday 5th January 2020

It seems like an age since Michy Batshuayi scored the goal that secured the Premier League title for Chelsea in 2017. How much has changed? Antonio Conte gave way to Maurizio Sarri who departed for Juventus, leaving the clubhouse door open for…

Premier League
Is it time for West Ham to sack Manuel Pellegrini?
17:00 Saturday 28th December 2019

West Ham held out hope when they appointed Manuel Pellegrini as manager last year. Well-travelled with league titles in four different countries, the Chilean belongs to an exclusive club within his profession. His accomplishments…

Premier League
The downfall of Marco Silva
09:00 Saturday 7th December 2019

There was an air of optimism around Everton at the start of this season. There has been for a while, since the Toffees acquired the billionaire owner that they had dreamed of since the shoestring-budget days of Bill Kenwright’s majority…

Premier League
Will Everton dare to appoint Rafa Benitez?
14:01 Sunday 1st December 2019

Marco Silva is under intense pressure at Everton as the Toffees sit 16th in the Premier League. They were been beaten 2-0 at home by Norwich City last weekend. At the time, the Canaries nested in 20th. While the…

Managerial News
Klopp, Pochettino bottling companies to hold conference in Madrid
08:00 Monday 13th May 2019

They say football is the beautiful game. They also say beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Following the first legs of the Champions League semifinals, Barcelona and Ajax appeared to be the supermodels set to walk the runway at the Wanda…

Football
Is David Moyes becoming a forgotten man in football?
09:00 Thursday 21st March 2019

Getting the opportunity to manage Manchester United is a dream job for most managers. So it was for David Moyes in 2013. But then, ‘the Chosen One’ became ‘the Rejected One’ in just a matter of months. It was a manager’s…

Spain
Is Julen Lopetegui the Spanish David Moyes?
08:00 Monday 22nd October 2018

Jose Mourinho supporters may view Manchester United’s fight-back results on either side of the international break as proof positive the Red Devils are turning the corner under the Portuguese manager. NBCSN studio analyst Kyle Martino…

Usa
Will the USSF fool us again?
17:00 Sunday 30th September 2018

The Who released ‘Won’t Get Fooled Again on their 1971 album Who’s Next? It's a cynical summation of the era's civil rights and anti-war movements. People who lived through it often look back with pride, thinking change…

Premier League
Was Wilfried Zaha's Manchester United hell due to club mismanagement?
15:00 Thursday 27th September 2018

In a recent interview with The Guardian, Wilfried Zaha opened up about his life at Crystal Palace, Manchester United and moments that carved his life. The winger transferred from Crystal Palace to Manchester United in 2013 when he was 19. Sir…

Usa
MLS Grab Bag, Week 8: The league lawyers up and Patrick Vieira wonders whether you can ever go home?
21:31 Friday 20th April 2018

Welcome to the 2018 season’s eighth edition of MLS Grab Bag. Each Friday we’ll review midweek news, preview key weekend matches, and explore other interesting developments. You think VAR is bad? Columbus Crew and Major League Soccer…

Premier League
Why only victory will do for West Ham United against Stoke
14:00 Friday 13th April 2018

When West Ham United host Stoke City at the London Olympic Stadium Monday, they will be painfully aware it is a game that could define their season and status as a Premier League club. A win will take West Ham to 37 points. Depending on results…

Premier League
Why is West Ham's Marko Arnautovic such a divisive player?
09:30 Wednesday 4th April 2018

Despite his ability, Marko Arnautovic remains a player who divides opinion across England. Whether it's the eccentric personality that makes some uncomfortable or the frustrating inconsistencies that continue to cloud his overall…

Premier League
Manchester United fans must accept Mourinho for who he is
09:30 Sunday 25th February 2018

For Manchester United fans expectations are for the club to both play well and get results. Under Sir Alex Ferguson, United dominated opponents with relentless attacking for 90 minutes. Whether behind or drawing, United would deliver wave…