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Premier League
Is Manchester United captaincy Harry Maguire's blessing or curse?
12:00 Wednesday 22nd January 2020

Predictable as it was, handing Harry Maguire the Manchester United captaincy polarised reactions. While a certain section of fans were pleased, others weren’t happy due to his quiet persona and relative inexperience. It should still be…

Premier League
BeIn Sport must be stopped
17:00 Tuesday 14th January 2020

At last count [2018], the United Kingdom’s population stood at 66.44 million. When Stadium Maps ranked the 2019/20 Premier League sides by their Facebook followers, the combined total came to 267,986,614. Even though a few million of…

Premier League
Should Manchester United try to beat Mourinho to Bruno Fernandes?
09:01 Thursday 28th November 2019

As a US resident, it is my civic duty to consume mass amounts of turkey today. If you are not a US resident and are therefore missing out, that just means more for me. Another thing for which to be grateful. Happy Thanksgiving. Before the tryptophan…

Spl
Can Roy Keane kickstart his career in Edinburgh?
13:00 Saturday 9th November 2019

There’s a black cloud flying over Edinburgh. With both of the city’s top-flight clubs having dispensed with their respective managers, speculation is raging on who could take either hot seat. One name bandied about in conjunction…

Premier League
Roy Keane refuses to bridge the generation gap
12:00 Sunday 8th September 2019

Roy Keane went home to Ireland for one night to appear at a charity event. In the process, he set the Twitterverse alight. The event was a two-hour chat with Off the Ball Roadshow hosts David Molloy and Nathan Murphy in front of a packed audience…

League Two
How far can the Class of 92 take Salford City?
19:00 Tuesday 13th August 2019

It can be argued that tonight's game against Leeds United is the biggest in Salford City's 79-year history. Since the famed Class of 92 takeover in March 2014, The Ammies have gone from strength-to-strength. After four promotions in…

Premier League
What now for Diogo Dalot at Manchester United?
08:00 Monday 15th July 2019

Club legend Gary Neville retired in 2011. Manchester United did not replace him for seven years. Then they bought two young right backs in as many summer windows. Over the initial seven years, United tried to replace GNev with in-house options. Rafael…

League Two
How will Salford City spend their summer?
15:00 Thursday 13th June 2019

Salford City have been a team in the headlines in recent years. Manchester United legends Ryan Giggs, Nicky Butt, Gary and Phil Neville each invested 10% in the club with Singaporean investor Peter Lim financing the remaining 60% in 2014. Since…

Premier League
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer can't be trusted
08:00 Tuesday 19th March 2019

You’re probably expecting to read [or troll] an article arguing that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer doesn’t deserve to be appointed permanent Manchester United manager because he lost two matches in a row. If that’s the case, I apologise…

Premier League
Must Ashley Young and James Milner become the next GNev and Carra to earn their just due?
08:00 Wednesday 6th March 2019

Throughout the ages, old soldiers who survived long enough to permanently affix their swords and axes above the hearth were happy to sit by the fire, raising their flagons in goodwill to former enemies while sharing old war stories. The tradition…

Non League
David Beckham final piece in Salford City jigsaw puzzle?
15:00 Thursday 31st January 2019

The final piece of the Class of 92 ownership of National League side Salford City was completed this week, when the biggest name of all, David Beckham joined. Can the former Manchester United #7 help kick The Ammies to that next level? Salford…

Premier League
David Luiz is back to his Playstation version
09:00 Thursday 29th November 2018

Back in the day, during David Luiz's first stint at Chelsea, Manchester United legend Gary Neville labelled the Brazilian a "PlayStation defender who played as though he was being controlled by a 10-year-old". The curly…

Premier League
Gary Neville and Jose Mourinho's handbags over Scott McTominay
09:00 Tuesday 15th May 2018

Jose Mourinho and Gary Neville remain mired in the first stage of their Donald Trump/Kim Jong Un relationship. Don’t ask me who's who. You can’t tell by their haircuts. I suppose if GNev is the North Korean dictator that makes…

Non League
The Class of 92 and Salford City part company with managerial duo
09:20 Wednesday 9th May 2018

Anthony Johnson and Bernard Morley have left the Ammies by mutual consent despite leading the club to a third promotion in four seasons. While it won’t make the footballing headlines in England, the Non-Lague scene was shaken…

Womens Football
Four English women footballers doing brilliantly abroad
12:10 Thursday 3rd May 2018

Like fish out of water, English footballers struggle to do well abroad. The days of Gary Lineker, Michael Owen, David Beckham and Owen Hargreaves are long gone. Today, no member of the Three Lions first team plays his club football outside…