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Social media in football: A curse and a blessing
17:00 Wednesday 5th December 2018

Modern footballers pale in comparison to players of old when it comes to application, discipline and mental toughness. Gone are the days when Patrick Vieira and Roy Keane couldn't stand the other's presence. Was it because they hated…

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…

Real Madrid starting a new cycle with Santiago Solari
09:00 Sunday 18th November 2018

Real Madrid are in a phase similar to 2008 when Barcelona rose up with their tiki-taka style and the Merengues needed to find a way to return to dominance. Julen Lopetegui 's departure proves the squad cannot continue as it did under Zinedine…

Premier League
The Alexis Sanchez conundrum at Manchester United
09:00 Tuesday 25th September 2018

Alexis Sanchez and Henrikh Mkhitaryan were both expected to kick on after their swap deal between Arsenal and Manchester United last January. Problem: Nine months later, that remains the expectation. Mkhitaryan's struggling to find minutes…

Champions League
What the Champions League draw means for Manchester City, Manchester United, Tottenham and Liverpool
08:00 Monday 3rd September 2018

The Champions League draw on Thursday will have produced mixed emotions for the Premier League’s representatives. For Manchester City, Manchester United, Tottenham and Liverpool it was a very interesting affair. First up Spurs. Placed…

Who were the Premier League's top six in the transfer window?
17:00 Wednesday 15th August 2018

A successful season is dependent on how well a team can galvanize itself with quality and bring that to the fore; even when the chips are down. Every football club is privy to this knowledge. Knowing is one thing, implementing it is another…

Premier League
Manchester United 2-1 Arsenal: Henrikh Mkhitaryan shines in his return to Old Trafford
08:00 Monday 30th April 2018

In the Premier League era, there hasn’t been a greater rivalry than Manchester United vs. Arsenal. Defined by the combined legacies of Sir Alex Ferguson and Arsene Wenger, this feud has encapsulated an entire generation's imagination.…

So, Pep Guardiola is human after all
15:00 Wednesday 21st February 2018

Manchester City’s quadruple hopes were stopped by a resilient Wigan Athletic in the 5th round of the FA Cup at the DW stadium that highlighted flaws in the tactical methods of City manager, Pep Guardiola. The 47-year-old former Bayern…

Manchester United must not stop at Alexis Sanchez
08:00 Tuesday 23rd January 2018

Excitement is tangible at Old Trafford. A flurry of developments have left fans dreaming of glory. Manchester United is expected to complete the signing of Alexis Sanchez early in the week. The Chilean is rumored to be on a £450k/wk…

Premier League
What went wrong for Henrikh Mkhitaryan at Manchester United?
12:50 Sunday 17th December 2017

At the outset of this season, Henrikh Mkhitaryan was one midfielder who simply stood out in the Premier League. The Armenian just couldn’t stop making assists. Less than halfway through the campaign, there’s been a massive slump…

Graeme Souness thinks Zlatan Ibrahimovic should be PFA Player of the Year
18:30 Thursday 13th April 2017

The PFA Player of the Year shortlist was revealed on Thursday morning. Chelsea's midfield engine N'Golo Kante is the bookmakers' early favourite and a popular choice among the pundits. Sky Sports' Graeme Souness, however, has chosen Manchester…

Three Left-Backs Arsenal can sign to replace Nacho Monreal.
09:30 Tuesday 28th February 2017

Something has happened that made me reconsider everything about Arsenal's current squad. Nacho Monreal turned 31, meaning that six players in the first team starting XI  are 27 and above. That doesn't even include long-term pensioners Santi…

Why both Manchester clubs are in danger of missing out on the top four
16:30 Saturday 4th February 2017

The midweek fixtures proved to be cruel for all the top sides in the Premier League, except Manchester City. Only they registered a victory among the top ten sides in the league table. The game week 23 featured some mouthwatering clashes including…

How has Jose Mourinho rejuvenated Manchester United?
00:46 Saturday 31st December 2016

Last week was the first time this season that Manchester United claimed four successive league wins. It's not something to celebrate about but, it definitely means something after what they have gone through earlier this season. Manchester…

This Is My Club
Mourinho needs to brush up Manchester United's attack immediately
13:00 Monday 28th November 2016

Yesterday's game against West Ham wasn't frustrating only for the manager, it was for the fans too. That was Manchester United's fourth successive game in the league without a win at home. And they have their finishing to blame.

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