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European Football
How will Istanbul BK spend their summer?
15:00 Tuesday 18th June 2019

In the closing stages of the season, I wrote about how the newest Istanbul football contingent, Istanbul Basaksehir, were in pole position in the Super Lig. Yet, I still had reservations due to glitches in performance and the tendencies…

Rest Of The World
5 pensioners lighting up the Turkish Super Lig
10:00 Friday 9th February 2018

You thought MLS was a retirement league? Turkey is becoming a wholly attractive destination for ageing tourist footballers. Thirsty after European football yet unable to cope with its rigorous demands, they turn to the Super Lig for…

Cult Heroes
Emmanuel Adebayor: Statistically playing the best football of his life
11:00 Saturday 22nd July 2017

Emmanuel Adebayor from Togo is a Premier League icon. He's been at Arsenal, Manchester City and Spurs. Although he's statistically playing his best football now at 33, in the Turkish Süper Lig with İstanbul Başakşehir F.K. The veteran forward…

European Football
January transfers that you may have missed
11:32 Monday 6th February 2017

We take a look at a few transfers from the recently closed January window. These will be transfers that may have gone under the radar or haven't had that much media attention. Also, we will not include loan signings. Martin Demichelis - Espanyol…

Spurs In Danger Of Falling Away
14:11 Wednesday 14th March 2012

With one swish of Thomas Vermalen's right foot in the dying minutes at the Emirates, the Champions League race turnaround was complete. The gap between the North London rivals evaporated to a single point, putting Arsenal in the ascendancy…

Redknapp Not The Right Man For The Job
14:40 Monday 27th February 2012

 Harry Redknapp may be a top club manager, but he does not have what it takes to be a successful coach at international level for England. This is not some knee-jerk reaction based on what happened at the Emirates on Sunday, it is something…

Match Report: Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 Everton (Tottenham Fan's Perspective)
21:05 Thursday 12th January 2012

The times they are a-changing at The Lane. Always on the cusp of something great, there used to be a trend at Tottenham where they got close to revisiting those glory days of the 60's, be it a late goal here, a thrashing here, a sacking there,…

Spurs, Top Four Hopefuls or Title Contenders?
23:14 Wednesday 4th January 2012

Looking forward to the premiership season back in August, I really didn't have much hope for Spurs breaking into the top four and ultimately landing a Champions League spot. I don't think many did including a certain Luka Modric, who was almost…

Match Report: Tottenham Hotspurs 3-0 Bolton Wanderers (Spurs Fan's Perspective)
20:53 Saturday 3rd December 2011

Playing more than 70 minutes with ten men away at England's form team would be too much for most teams. For Bolton, in the relegation zone at kick off, it was simply too big a test. Spurs needed a seven goal winning margin to overtake Man United's…

Premier League managers' poor transfer tactics painfully highlighted
13:43 Friday 2nd September 2011
By Rob

The transfer window is a bone of contention for many, but there's no denying it delivers drama (just look at the excitement Sky Sports News' Jim White brings to August 31st) and makes teams focus on building a squad through the season.However,…

New Striker At Spurs
14:41 Wednesday 17th August 2011

Tottenham have confirmed that they are in talks with Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor. Harry Redknapp seems intent on landing a striker during this window and after Rossi and Forlan were both targeted it seems the African will make…

Where Next for Adebayor?
16:09 Monday 27th June 2011

Even with his obvious wealth of talent never in question, Emmanuel Adebayor again finds himself seemingly unwanted by Manchester City, and searching for a new club.His big money move from Arsenal to Manchester City in the summer of 2009 was,…