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European Championships
Can Northern Ireland qualify for Euro 2020?
12:01 Thursday 10th October 2019

Euro Qualifying has gone about as well as could be expected for Northern Ireland. In their first four games, they took maximum points, largely thanks to a tight defence led by Jonny Evans. A quartet of wins, two each against Estonia and Belarus,…

The perfect penalty kick
11:57 Wednesday 7th September 2016

Over the past couple of weeks, we have seen many shocking penalty misses. Zaza's in the Euro's against Germany must be the worst. However, hitting a ball from 12 yards into a goal seems to be more than difficult.

Ronaldo wins, again!
20:23 Tuesday 30th August 2016

The inevitable has happened, as sure as day comes after night, Ronaldo has won another award.

Premier League
What can Chelsea fans expect from miracle-worker Conte?
14:51 Sunday 3rd July 2016

Who is Antonio Conte and what can Chelsea fans expect? After marvelling at an Italian team defying the low expectations of them at the Euros, many footballing fans are paying close attention to the antics of Antonio Conte. The man has been…

England National Team
England vs. Iceland - Round of Sixteen Preview
10:00 Friday 24th June 2016

The dust has settled over England's fate. Failure to break down a Slovakian defence relegated them to the runner-up spot as Wales ran out as 3-0 winners against Russia. Although an unbeaten Three Lions face relatively unknown national side,…

England National Team
England team's Euro 2016 hopes pinned on the young, shuttling shoulders of it's full-backs
10:02 Friday 3rd June 2016

Much of the commentary surrounding the release of Roy Hodgson's final 23-man panel for this month's European Championships in France has centred on squads attack/defence balance. It's been claimed by many that the squad is top-heavy, including…

Every Team Needs a Ron: Where the Worlds of Harry Potter and Football Collide
18:26 Thursday 7th June 2012

Why haven't England performed better at major tournaments over the last 20 years? Why couldn't Gerrard and Lampard work together better in central midfield?Both questions have been pondered over for several years by football fans and theories…

Scrap The Euros, For Our Benefit
17:08 Sunday 26th February 2012

I am very serious about this. Scrap the European Championships, or at the very least England as a nation should leave it.It probably says a lot that many of you reading this, I'm certain, wouldn't particularly care whether we were competing…

Should Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain make the Euro's?
18:14 Monday 13th February 2012

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has recently broken into the Aresnal first team, and has put some very good performance's in. He even scored his first two Premiership goals in a 7-1 victory over Blackburn Rovers. One question that has rose to my attention…

Why We Shouldn't Take The OX To The Euro's
22:36 Wednesday 8th February 2012

After a bit part role at the start of the season Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain had a very successful spell scoring in the champions league for Arsenal and putting in some tremendous performances.He was thrust straight into the deep end against Manchester…