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Premier League
Kieran Trippier's rise to stardom backed up by stunning World Cup performances
08:00 Saturday 7th July 2018

North Londoners will know all about Kieran Trippier. His importance to the team perfectly highlighted by the fact that Mauricio Pochettino willingly let Kyle Walker switch Tottenham Hotspur white for Manchester City blue. Born in Bury, Greater…

England National Team
England World Cup squad: Has Gareth Southgate made the correct calls on defence?
08:00 Friday 25th May 2018

England’s 23-man squad for this summer’s World Cup was announced last Wednesday. The pressure is mounting on Gareth Southgate. The Three Lions manager has only two friendlies against Nigeria and Costa Rica to perfect his system…

England National Team
Gareth Southgate wants Three Lions to stay grounded
08:00 Monday 21st May 2018

Life is filled with choices. Back in the day, I was in junior high. My science teacher gave the class an assignment to be handed in at semester’s end. Research and write a 12-page paper on any science topic of our choosing. Jaws was selling…

Premier League
Why you shouldn't hate on Tottenham if they don't win a trophy this season
09:00 Monday 16th April 2018

Call me biased; I don't care. Tottenham's performances at Stamford Bridge against Chelsea and at Wembley versus Manchester City were equally inspiring even though the scorelines were reversed. Spurs made history when they defeated…

International Friendlies: England v Italy: A Combined XI
17:28 Tuesday 27th March 2018

The Three Lions are set to face Italy at the Wembley tonight. England have won only one of their last seven matches against the Azzurri. Their last encounter ended in a 1-1 draw in 2015. Gareth Southgate’s side has been unbeaten in last…

Fa Cup
Tottenham Hotspur 6-1 Rochdale: Talking points, standout stars
10:30 Thursday 1st March 2018

Tottenham Hotspur hosted Rochdale in an FA Cup 5th Round replay yesterday. The snowfall was in no mood to come to a halt. Nor were Mauricio Pochettino's attack or the video review official. Amidst many VAR deliberations, Spurs won…

Premier League
Premier League: 9 best stats from matchday 9
17:30 Monday 23rd October 2017

Manchester City maintained superb start to the Premier League campaign with a resounding victory against Burnley. Tottenham and Arsenal were equally impressive, easing past Merseyside opposition.  The most shocking result, however, occurred…

Kieran Trippier staking claim to remain Tottenham’s first-choice right-back
09:30 Tuesday 17th October 2017

Kieran Trippier helped Tottenham keep a clean sheet against Bournemouth, on Saturday, while new signing Serge Aurier looked on from the bench. Spurs enjoyed a 1-0 win over the Cherries. Kyle Walker's former understudy made way for Aurier against…

Premier League
Kieran Trippier awaits results of ankle injury scan
10:30 Tuesday 8th August 2017

Tottenham Hotspur were probably the Premier League's overachievers last season. Finishing second, behind Chelsea was more than what Mauricio Pochettino could have hoped for. But right in the lead up to the new season, Spurs could face a possible…

Why didn’t Tottenham try to sign Bournemouth’s Adam Smith?
11:00 Saturday 5th August 2017

Tottenham Hotspur look set to go into the new Premier League season without strengthening their playing squad; a risky tactic given the sides around them have all made acquisitions. Kyle Walker was sold to Manchester City, but no signing was…

Tottenham’s inactivity in the transfer market this summer – what’s the consequence?
17:05 Thursday 20th July 2017

While other clubs seem to be going about their business actively in the transfer market, sealing several deals fast and early – Manchester United have added Romelu Lukaku to their team, Arsenal have signed Alexandre Lacazette, while Everton…

The British and Irish Lions Football team?
17:00 Monday 10th July 2017

The sporting public's imagination was captured on Saturday morning - a ferocious effort from the British and Irish Lions meant they held the double world champions on their own turf. It is often hearsay to include football and rugby in dialogue,…

Kieran Trippier to be Tottenham Hotspur’s first choice right-back next season?
09:00 Thursday 11th May 2017

Signed from Burnley in 2015 for £3.5M, Tottenham Hotspur's Kieran Trippier wasn't expected to be anything other than back-up for Kyle Walker; predicted to make as many appearances as fingers you can count on one hand. But the English right-back…

Premier League
5 forgotten Premier League stars in desperate need of a January transfer
17:45 Wednesday 18th January 2017

The January transfer window is already in its second half, and the activity has been rather disappointing, to say the least. But don't let the calm before the storm fool you, a flurry of deals is coming. A number of players will be seeking…

Match Report: Burnley 1-1 Crystal Palace (Palace Fan's Perspective)
19:37 Sunday 11th March 2012

It was a tale of two penalties at Turf Moor as mid-table sitters Burnley and Crystal Palace shared the points.Palace fans could be forgiven for feeling a sense of déjà vu as, for their second away match in a row, a penalty was awarded in the…