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Gareth Barry may hold the Premier League appearances record but he has some way to go to match these guys
03:54 Tuesday 3rd October 2017

Gareth Barry recently made his 633rd Premier League appearance setting a new record for the competition. A marvellous achievement rightly honoured by fans, media and players alike. However, in terms of the history of English football, Barry…

Gareth Barry deserves so much credit for breaking a long standing Premier League record
18:30 Wednesday 27th September 2017

Within Arsenal's win over West Brom on Monday was a major subplot to the game; Gareth Barry broke the all-time Premier League appearance record, surpassing Ryan Giggs. Make no mistake about it, it was a massive personal achievement and one…

7 footballers that everyone secretly hates
13:30 Thursday 21st September 2017

Let's face it, we all hate professional footballers because they earn some serious sums for playing a game we all thought we were exceptional at as kids. However, some footballers are hated more than others. For their on and off  the pitch…

Premier League
Premier League: 8 biggest stats from Matchday 5
18:30 Tuesday 19th September 2017

The fifth round of matches in the Premier League was characterised by dour stalemates. London sides, Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United were among the biggest casualties, all failing to pick up maximum points. However, it was a…

Premier League
A look back at the extraordinary career of Gareth Barry
12:00 Sunday 17th September 2017

After starting for West Bromwich Albion against West Ham on Saturday, Gareth Barry became the joint highest appearance maker in Premier League history, alongside Ryan Giggs. We look at how Barry's career has been building up to this moment…

Premier League
West Bromwich Albion sign Gareth Barry on one-year deal
12:00 Wednesday 16th August 2017

As many of us have been debating about the transfer window closing before the season starts next year, many clubs are still taking advantage of this seasons still-open transfer window. One club who have just made a big-name signing is West…

Premier League
The Premier League's Oldest XI - 2016/17
14:00 Thursday 25th May 2017

Yes, it's that time of the year when we look at the players who've featured throughout the season in the twilight of their careers. Essentially, I spent a bit of research time hunting around to find a team of players who make up the oldest…

The Players Who Get Away With Everything
11:15 Wednesday 22nd February 2017

As any follower of my posts will know; there's a certain cynicism about my view on football but it hasn't been stimulated by Manchester United's failings over the last few seasons nor any other genuine football reason – it's almost wholly down…

Top 5 most temperamental footballers in the premier league
09:01 Monday 12th September 2016

Eric Cantona, Paolo Di Canio, Roy Keane, El Hadji Diouf, Joey Barton etc. These were some of the most controversial and temperamental footballers who constantly stirred up trouble in the premier league with their endless shenanigans. Today,…

Match Report: Arsenal 1-0 Manchester City (Arsenal Fan's Perspective)
16:36 Monday 9th April 2012

Mikel Arteta's late strike all but ended Manchester City's title bid on a pulsating afternoon at Emirates Stadium.With Manchester United having won earlier in the day a win was essential for City, who have dropped like the proverbial stone…

Match Report: Stoke City 1-1 Manchester City (Stoke Fan's Perspective)
18:59 Sunday 25th March 2012

In a week when Lionel Messi broke records for Barcelona, the most technically gifted ‘big man' in world football, Peter Crouch, stole sporting headlines with a sublime volley to dent Manchester City's title hopes.The 6ft 7in striker's goal…

Match Report: Manchester City 2-1 Chelsea (City Fan's Perspective)
20:57 Thursday 22nd March 2012

Manchester City moved to within a point of leaders Manchester United with a comeback similar to those we've been seeing from their rivals for years.In a match of great magnitude both teams were without key defenders, but the most intriguing…

Swansea Defeat Proves City Lack Winning Mentality
16:38 Tuesday 13th March 2012

Forget the amount of money they have spent. Forget the style and flair they showed in tearing apart the likes of Aston Villa, Manchester United and Tottenham during the season. In losing to Welsh minnows Swansea on the weekend, Roberto Mancini's…

Match Report: Swansea City 1-0 Manchester City (Swansea Fan's Perspective)
20:41 Sunday 11th March 2012

Swansea City put a dent in Manchester City's Premier League title hopes with a thrilling 1-0 win over the league leaders at the Liberty Stadium.Swansea started off the better team and were rewarded in the 6th minute when Joe Hart brought down…

England Going Forward
13:23 Thursday 1st March 2012

After the resignation of Fabio Capello, it seems that yet again England will enter a major tournament in complete disarray. As of yet no permanent manager has been put in charge, with the team currently temporarily managed by Under-21 boss…