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Premier League
Can Harvey Elliott survive the hype?
08:01 Thursday 16th January 2020

Liverpool Football Club is the talk of the town right now, as the Merseysiders require 35 points more to win the Premier League for the first time in their rich history. Jurgen Klopp has created a monster in the North-West,…

Premier League
Jurgen Klopp, Pep Guardiola: Which is the real riverboat gambler?
19:00 Wednesday 15th January 2020

In terms of a single hand or match played, poker is nothing like football. At the table, you can force your many opponents to throw their cards in the muck before the dealer lays out the flop. You needn’t even reveal the strength [or…

Opinion
How is Daniel Sturridge getting on in the Super Lig?
12:01 Friday 10th January 2020

Daniel Sturridge made the surprise decision to join Trabzonspor on a free transfer last summer and has enjoyed a prolific debut season at Medical Park Stadyumu. After struggling for playing time at Liverpool, getting regular minutes was essential…

European Football
12 Days of Football 2019/20: Six games amazing
08:00 Thursday 26th December 2019

On the sixth day of football, UEFA gave to me Six games amazing, Five Golden Goals! Four calls blown, Three French clubs, Two title races and  Liverpool and Man City Welcome to this year's edition of the 12 Days of Football on It's…

Premier League
12 Days of Football 2019/20: Liverpool and Manchester City
08:01 Saturday 21st December 2019

On the first day of football, the FA gave to me Liverpool and Man City Welcome to this year's edition of the 12 Days of Football on It's Round and It's White. Over the holiday fixtures, our writers will look back on the 2019 calendar…

Premier League
Who is Liverpool's latest transfer target, Takumi Minamino?
12:00 Tuesday 17th December 2019

As the winter transfer window approaches, clubs reinforce their squad to tackle managerial and tactical shifts, injuries and breakout problems. You don't see many big names switching clubs mid-season but a recent trend is to buy…

Football
Young players to watch in Liverpool's EFL Cup clash
08:00 Tuesday 17th December 2019

Liverpool face Aston Villa tonight in the quarter-final of the EFL Cup but you might have heard there's a slight problem. Twenty first-teamers, including promising youngsters Curtis Jones and Neco Williams, are more than 5,000 km away…

Premier League
Can Leicester City mount a title challenge?
08:02 Friday 13th December 2019

In 2016 under the guidance of Claudio Ranieri, Leicester City shocked the footballing world to claim their first Premier League title despite coming in at 5000/1 underdogs. Fast-forward four-and-a-half years and Brendan Rodgers’…

Premier League
Should Liverpool break the bank for Jadon Sancho?
12:00 Saturday 7th December 2019

Jadon Sancho is clearly a young man unafraid to make a big decision. In 2017, at 17, he turned down a lucrative first professional contract with Manchester City, opting instead to join the vanguard of young English talent plying their…

Premier League
Liverpool: Mission Impossible or Mission Invincible?
21:41 Saturday 16th November 2019

Good evening, Herr Klopp. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, will be to go the entire season unbeaten while shattering Manchester City's Premier League points record. If you fail to remain undefeated or allow City to recapture…

Premier League
''Twice!''
08:00 Monday 11th November 2019

He won’t but I hope Jose Mourinho decides to remain in the Sky Studio rather than find a new club to manage. He still plays head games now and then, slipping in sly digs at former rivals, but is far more direct and honest when analysing…

Premier League
Can Manchester City break their Anfield jinx?
09:00 Sunday 10th November 2019

Manchester City travel to Anfield hoping to cut their deficit to three points. History isn’t backing them. City have failed to register a win at Anfield for 16 years and the League leaders have made their home a fortress. Crystal Palace…

Football
Should the FA scrap the EFL Cup?
19:00 Tuesday 5th November 2019

The English Football League Cup; a tournament labelled with countless aliases over the years, to the point that one could almost be forgiven for forgetting British teams only contest three major domestic competitions. Currently titled the Carabao…

Premier League
Will Klopp's Manchester United remarks distract Liverpool v Tottenham?
13:01 Sunday 27th October 2019

Before last Sunday’s North West Derby with Premier League-perfect Liverpool, Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer suggested the match could be a turning point in the Red Devils’ hitherto disappointing campaign. Whether…

Football
When will football stop ignoring Erik Ten Hag?
17:00 Saturday 12th October 2019

Ajax were football's surprise package in 2019/20. Making the Round of 16 seemed fair for the Dutch giants who were thought to be more focussed on reclaiming the Eredivisie title from PSV Eindhoven. Observers were willing to grant they were…