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Premier League
Forget the money; Does David de Gea deserve the Manchester United armband?
09:00 Wednesday 24th July 2019

Have you noticed the green and yellow is fading from your Manchester United-related Twitter feed? #MeToo. Like many hot-button issues, #GlazersOut was apparently built for a hundred-metre hurdle rather than a marathon. As the season nears,…

Champions League
Is Barcelona gaffe the perfect excuse to let David de Gea go?
00:18 Wednesday 17th April 2019

Reportedly, Ed Woodward and Manchester United spent the past year and a bit trying to coax David de Gea into signing a contract extension. It’s unclear whether his high wage demands are a dealbreaker or just posing while he waits to see…

Premier League
Past time to break the Manchester United code
08:00 Thursday 4th April 2019

Let’s keep this in context. I’m a Manchester United fan of more than 20 years now although too many of my brothers and sisters in arms make that if not difficult, then embarrassing. It’s not a personal issue even though a]…

Premier League
Living hand to mouth with Mourinho
08:00 Thursday 16th August 2018

Two things make my life interesting these days. First, I’m a Manchester United fan. Second, I don’t like Jose Mourinho. I imagine the conflicting emotions are a bit like your mother remarrying. No can replace your dad. Everything…

Premier League
Premier League preview: Is Manchester United in disarray or just disrespected?
09:00 Thursday 9th August 2018

Manchester United Football Club achieved a second-placed finish in the 2017/18 campaign; their highest position post-Sir Alex Ferguson. That said, Jose Mourinho's Red Devils eventually finished some nineteen-points off the pace. That gap…

World Cup
World Cup Group B: Can Spain afford to treat Morocco like a walkover?
12:30 Monday 25th June 2018

After late disappointment in their opening game, Spain just about managed to brush themselves down and beat Iran. Team Melli's bubble, which had swelled after victory in their opening game against Morocco, was cruelly burst. That defeat…

World Cup
Who will win the Golden Ball at Russia 2018?
17:30 Tuesday 12th June 2018

Not to be confused with the Golden Boot, the Golden Ball is awarded to the tournament's best player. Lionel Messi won it under controversial circumstances in Brazil. When he disappeared in the later matches, many felt the award should have…

Premier League
Which clubs will win the Premier League top 4 race?
09:30 Monday 12th March 2018

With eight games remaining in the Premier League season, there are twenty-four points available per club. Of the top six, Manchester City is running away with the title and a Champions League place, while Arsenal is running on empty. Between…

European Football
The 12 Days of Football: Six Games Amazing
08:00 Thursday 28th December 2017

On the sixth day of football/UEFA gave to me six games amazing Five Golden Goals! Four calls blown/Three French clubs/Two title races/and Antonio Conte and a back three Welcome to the sixth chapter in It's Round & It's White's…

Premier League
Manchester United 8-2 Arsenal: where are they now?
16:37 Tuesday 19th December 2017

It's a game no Manchester United fan will ever forget; it is a game every Arsenal fans want to forget. The Gunners were humiliated 8-2 at Old Trafford in August 2011, hitting the back of the net that day for the Red Devils was Ashley Young…

Premier League
Rocks, Paper, Manchester United
09:30 Sunday 3rd December 2017

Applying circular logic to football is a wonderful way to waste time. If team A beats team B, but Team B then kicks Team C off the pitch after Team C had made Team A look like headless chickens, then Team B is clearly better than Team A. If…

Premier League
Chelsea vs Manchester United: A Premier League combined XI
10:30 Sunday 5th November 2017

The Premier League giants face off before 2017's final international break. Will these 11 players give us something to talk about for a fortnight? The reigning champions are desperate for three points at home, nasty or otherwise, after a disappointing…

Opinion
Manchester United 0 -1 Barcelona: Five things we learned
11:00 Friday 28th July 2017

Jose Mourinho's side suffered their first defeat of pre-season, falling 1-0 to a well-taken Neymar goal. The United boss has serious issues that he needs to address before the Red Devils begin their official campaign against Real Madrid in…

Opinion
Three signings Real Madrid must make this summer
14:00 Friday 24th March 2017

In December last year, Real Madrid had their controversial two-window  transfer ban dramatically reduced. Meaning that whilst they were prohibited from making signings in January, they are now legible to sign players in the summer. This ruling…

Opinion
What does it take to become a world class goalkeeper?
13:00 Tuesday 13th September 2016

Goalkeeping has always been an important trade within the game, however, the standard at the moment seems to be higher than ever before. If we look at the Premier League, there are a variety of world class goalkeepers in the division. Keeper's…