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Premier League
Crazy like a Fox? In last place, Fulham hire football's nicest manager
15:00 Saturday 17th November 2018

There's sound psychology behind the saying 'nice guys finish last'. Late in a gruelling season, tired squads invariably need a push to make it over the line. Nice guys don't like to push. To compound the problem, teams…

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5 possible Premier League destinations for Danny Drinkwater
12:00 Thursday 8th November 2018

Chelsea midfielder Danny Drinkwater has been at the club for 14 months, but it looks like his time at Stamford Bridge may be coming to an end. The 28-year-old failed to make a competitive appearance under new boss Mauricio Sarri, with the Italian…

Premier League
How tragic events at Leicester City have united the football family
08:00 Saturday 3rd November 2018

As a lifelong Leicester City supporter and season ticket holder, it’s not easy to write about the tragic events of last Saturday. But here goes. It had been like any other match day. Walking away from the stadium after witnessing Leicester…

Premier League
Premier League now more predictable than ever
12:00 Friday 2nd November 2018

You can't say this hasn't been an entertaining Premier League season. Goals are bountiful. The playing style is the most attractive it's ever been. The problem is the results are as predictable as ever.  A team in the…

Premier League
Is Shinji Okazaki coming to the end at Leicester City?
12:00 Thursday 1st November 2018

Shinji Okazaki struggles for form while playing for Leicester City this season. Consequently, the Japanese striker could be on his way out of the club when his contract comes to an end next summer. Okazaki remained a regular in the starting…

Premier League
Nampalys Mendy: How the Leicester City midfielder has gone from forgotten man to first choice
09:00 Saturday 27th October 2018

Just six months ago, you wouldn’t have blamed Leicester midfielder Nampalys Mendy for thinking that his future lied away from the King Power Stadium. The Frenchman, often referred to as ‘Papy’, was coming towards the end of…

Spain
Can Alaves become La Liga's Leicester City?
15:00 Thursday 25th October 2018

It's been an odd beginning to the 2018/19 La Liga season. The big clubs have been dropping points aplenty, with no team having won more than five out of nine league matches so far. That said, there is still a certain familiarity about…

Premier League
Why Danny Drinkwater needs to look for a permanent move away from Chelsea in January
15:00 Saturday 13th October 2018

If you were asked to name a current Premier League midfielder with England caps, who would you think of? Jordan Henderson? Eric Dier? Or maybe even Ross Barkley. One name that won’t be mentioned very often is Danny Drinkwater. The…

Premier League
Assessing all 20 Premier League teams after eight games
15:00 Friday 12th October 2018

With the season's second international break bringing the Premier League to a halt for two weeks, now is a perfect time to rate each team's stock. Eight games may seem too few to draw conclusions on the entire campaign, but it offers…

Premier League
James Maddison: Why the Leicester City man should have a big future for both club and country
15:00 Friday 28th September 2018

With the score locked at 1-1, inevitability hung in the King Power Stadium atmosphere last Saturday while James Maddison placed the ball 25 yards from goal. Having already provided a couple of sighters earlier, it was no surprise to see…

Opinion
Cloudy with a chance of Jamie Vardy?
17:00 Wednesday 19th September 2018

International retirement is a landmark for players. They no longer feel that their services are either required or good enough for the national side. For many football-folk, international retirement goes unannounced and is just a mark of time…

Premier League
What does the future hold for Wilfred Ndidi at Leicester City?
17:00 Monday 27th August 2018

Leicester City achieved the improbable, winning the Premier League in 2016. Going from relegation strugglers to champions shocked the world. Falling back to earth, not so much. Under Claude Puel, the Foxes became relevant again, last term.…

Rest Of The World
Ahmed Musa goes from Leicester City reject to Al-Nassr demigod
12:00 Thursday 23rd August 2018

Two seasons ago, Ahmed Musa was Leicester City's marquee signing. The Foxes broke their club record to bring the speedy striker from CSKA Moscow. Musa joined the unending queue of expensive mistakes made by Premier League clubs.…

Premier League
Premier League preview: A look at how all 20 teams are shaping up
17:00 Friday 10th August 2018

This Premier League season promises even more excitement than usual. Positive, attacking football is spreading from club to club like a disease that makes you young and invigorated. Manchester City, Tottenham, Liverpool, Chelsea, Fulham, Wolverhampton…

Premier League
Can Harry Maguire be Jose Mourinho's new John Terry?
12:00 Sunday 29th July 2018

There are few better places to showcase your talents than at a World Cup. Every season after the major tournament, there's always a handful of players whose reputation grows so much that it earns them a move higher up the football…

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