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Premier League
2019/20 West Ham United Premier League Preview
15:01 Monday 5th August 2019

West Ham United are finally on the right path. The club is in its most stable state during the tenure of owners David Gold and David Sullivan. After the sex-toy magnates finally decided that going big works just as well in football, the Hammers…

Premier League
How will West Ham spend their summer?
15:01 Thursday 11th July 2019

After finishing 13th in 2017/18, West Ham United jumped three Premier League places this past season. Manuel Pellegrini’s debut in charge proved decent if not spectacular. The Chilean must do more to fully appease Hammers supporters.…

Premier League
Is Arsenal losing too much talent, experience too soon?
15:01 Thursday 4th July 2019

Arsenal’s initial promise under Unai Emery fizzled out in the season’s later stage. Four defeats in April meant a fifth-placed finish was all the Gunners could manage, despite being given ample opportunity by their rivals to claim…

Spain
How Barcelona's shift away from La Masia model hurts their foundation
12:00 Thursday 22nd November 2018

Barcelona is known not only for winning trophies but also nurturing talents that later become world stars across the world. The academy, La Masia, produced players over the years that would probably cost billions in today's market. I'm…

Premier League
Paging Big Sam: Are West Ham this season's Everton?
08:00 Thursday 30th August 2018

Sometimes spending isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Ask Everton and West Ham United. Last year, the Blues were among the transfer window's biggest spenders, splashing the cash in an attempt to break into the top six. The tactic…

Premier League
Jack's Back? Wilshere he is
13:00 Saturday 25th August 2018

Have you ever noticed how often the scheduling gods choose the most apropos moment for a club legend to face his old team at his former stomping ground for the first time? Somehow, they always foresee the occasion that promises optimal vindication…

Premier League
Arsenal’s squad review: Who stays or goes in midfield?
15:00 Wednesday 8th August 2018

Somewhat unusually, Arsenal has been heavily engaged in this summer transfer window. The Gunners have not only welcomed Bernd Leno, Sokratis Papastathopoulos and Stephan Lichtsteiner, they’ve also acquired two new central midfielders.…

Premier League
Andriy Yarmolenko is the latest proof West Ham are doing things the right way
15:00 Saturday 14th July 2018

The 2018-19 Premier League campaign is roughly one month away, but there are teams that are already grabbing headlines for their transfer activity. Manchester United, Manchester City and Arsenal have all made some interesting signings, and…

Transfers
Would signing Jack Wilshere be a good move for AC Milan?
08:00 Monday 9th July 2018

Could it be that the former Arsenal midfielder is the ‘’important midfielder” that Gennaro Gattuso wanted to sign? In a June press conference, the bullet-headed AC Milan midfield-legend-cum-manager responded to questions about…

Opinion
Why a move to Turkey is the best possible for Jack Wilshere's career
08:00 Wednesday 4th July 2018

The Prince of English football is poised and ready to start a new life away from the Premier League. As we speak, Jack Wilshere is in Turkey negotiating a deal with Fenerbache. At first, it looked as though West Ham were in pole position to…

World Cup
Ruben Loftus-Cheek must make proper use of this summer
17:00 Wednesday 6th June 2018

It is a testament to Ruben Loftus-Cheek's performance that he was picked ahead of Adam Lallana and Jack Wilshere in England's World Cup squad. The psychically imposing youngster is highly regarded by Three Lions boss Gareth Southgate.…

England National Team
England World Cup squad: Has Gareth Southgate made the correct calls in attack?
08:00 Tuesday 29th May 2018

Gareth Southgate announced his England World Cup squad 13 days ago. Taking to Russian soil, the Three Lions must navigate through a group containing North Africa’s Tunisia, unknown quantities Panama, and highly-fancied Belgium. Does Southgate…

Premier League
Jack Wilshere never reached the heights his potential suggested
09:00 Wednesday 23rd May 2018

Barcelona's tiki-taka under Pep Guardiola signified how football should be played. From 2008-12, Los Cules set the standard which other teams were judged. Many of their players became legends. The Premier League's ardent enthusiasts…

Premier League
Does Jack Wilshere deserve a new contract at Arsenal?
08:00 Wednesday 23rd May 2018

The 2017/18 Premier League season is over. Jack Wilshere’s ‘comeback’ campaign has ended in somewhat disappointing fashion. In 2016/17, Wilshere showcased topsy-turvy form with Bournemouth. He looked just about above average…

Premier League
Jack Wilshere would be wise to follow Theo Walcott to Everton
22:00 Tuesday 1st May 2018

When Theo Walcott departed Arsenal to join Everton in the January transfer window it was a brave move for him. Walcott had become comfortable at the Emirates, part of the furniture and never truly in danger of criticism from anyone involved…