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Premier League
Is this the beginning of the end for Liverpool's title ambition?
12:00 Thursday 7th February 2019

It has been a 29-year wait and most Liverpool faithful can feel the title finally heading to Anfield. But recent results are threatening to scuttle that hope. When a team misses the chance to wrap up the league crown early, on three different…

Premier League
Fabinho proving his worth at Liverpool
09:00 Thursday 24th January 2019

After beating Paris Saint-Germain to the Ligue 1 title in 2016, Leonardo Jardim's Monaco squad was raided by European heavyweights. Key players Kylian Mbappe, Bernardo Silva, Tiemoue Bakayoko and Benjamin Mendy left that summer. Thomas…

Premier League
Can Liverpool really win the Premier League?
09:00 Sunday 2nd December 2018

In the last 28 years, Liverpool has come close to winning England's top division but not quite managed it. Near misses in 2002, '09 and '14 still leave a bitter taste in the mouths of Anfield's passionate fans. This season,…

Premier League
Is Jurgen Klopp’s new system best for his Liverpool squad?
12:00 Tuesday 20th November 2018

Neutrals and critics will have you believe Liverpool are not playing with the same intensity they did last season. At first, this might seem degradation even after heavy spending in the summer transfer window. But that’s not the…

Premier League
Has Fabinho swapped regular playing time for the Liverpool bench?
12:00 Monday 10th September 2018

In a bid to play for the biggest clubs in the world, some players readily sacrifice a lot than they let on. In the case of Fabinho, he’s left guaranteed playing time with AS Monaco for a lesser guaranteed position at Liverpool. …

Premier League
Premier League preview: Liverpool were just warming up last season
08:00 Wednesday 8th August 2018

Despite finishing fourth for a second consecutive year, Liverpool must consider last season a disappointment. It certainly ended with heartbreak in the Champions League final. Behind Manchester City, Liverpool were arguably the second…

Premier League
The Premier League's midfield landscape is changing
12:00 Monday 23rd July 2018

The Premier League is the richest in the world, with the values of television as well as sponsorship deals going through the roof. With this much money, teams invest big in transfers. Last season, we saw an influx of strikers into the Top 6…

Premier League
Why Jordan Henderson is facing a fight for his place at Liverpool
09:00 Monday 16th July 2018

If anyone needed a strong World Cup this summer, it was Jordan Henderson. He may not have shone for England but he did not underperform, either. Solid would be an apt description. Defensively sound, a solid passer, full of energy Henderson…

Premier League
Liverpool's Squad Review - Who Stays and Who Goes in Midfield
15:00 Saturday 23rd June 2018

While Liverpool's formidable front three receive almost all the plaudits, the foundation on which they create magic is provided by the midfield. The Reds' heavy metal football is in large part due to Jurgen Klopp's gegenpressing…

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Will Fabinho's Liverpool arrival lift Trent Alexander-Arnold to new heights?
15:00 Wednesday 30th May 2018

At a pace and efficiency unseen in the current transfer market, Monaco's Fabinho has completed a transfer to Liverpool. The Brazilian defensive midfielder has been a rampant force in France since his breakout season in 16/17. He will be…

Transfers
Chelsea feel Leicester's pain in search for N'Golo Kante's replacement
16:00 Friday 4th May 2018

Reports this week emerged that Paris Saint-Germain’s main summer target N’Golo Kante is leaning towards rejecting PSG in favour of staying in London. It’s reported that the 27-year-old is happy with life in West London, even…

Opinion
A new defensive midfield recruit is crucial for Manchester United this season
12:00 Sunday 30th July 2017

So far in the summer transfer window, Jose Mourinho's Manchester United has seen two new faces in the dressing room. Romelu Lukaku and Victor Lindelof are the only recruits to bolster the squad but their new Portuguese boss has made very clear…

Opinion
Fan engagement: The future of the media
09:30 Friday 30th June 2017

Last week I awoke to a typical Twitter storm. A journalist from the Manchester Evening News had ruffled one too many feathers.......... He shall not be named - not out any sinister reference to Harry Potter, but out of politeness -, but he…

Opinion
AS Monaco are a pleasure to watch, but who are their best players?
13:00 Thursday 16th March 2017

AS Monaco knocked Manchester City out of the Champions League in convincing fashion last night, with Leonardo Jardim's men looking absolutely brilliant. From minute one, the French club were right at the races, and they absolutely terrorised…

Opinion
The Under Pressure One?
16:30 Monday 24th October 2016

I start with what some may argue is a "preposterous" question, but should Manchester United be looking at the possibility of reviewing Jose Mourinho's future? How could one raise such a question you might argue, but is it really that controversial a…