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Premier League
Empty stadiums not silent
21:54 Friday 13th March 2020

High-level football upon Europe has now been postponed until April 4th at the earliest. COVID-19 is wreaking havoc. The powers-that-be have finally laid down the law and made the tough-but-correct decision; not before a handful of Europa…

Premier League
Is Leicester's Champions League qualification at risk?
10:00 Thursday 12th March 2020

While the Premier League title is sealed by Liverpool, the race for European spots is heating up. Manchester City sit comfortably in second place. Leicester City, Chelsea, Manchester United, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Sheffield United, Tottenham…

Premier League
What should Manchester United do with Tahith Chong next season?
08:01 Thursday 12th March 2020

Tahith Chong made the surprising choice to sign a new contract at Manchester United despite Inter’s serious interest. Like Jadon Sancho and Brahim Diaz before him, a continental experience enticed him but, upon realising the move was…

Premier League
Is Pep Guardiola walking in Jose Mourinho's shoes?
17:00 Tuesday 10th March 2020

In Genesis, Cain and Abel are brothers. Jealousy leads one to murder the other. In football, people like to think of Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho as mortal enemies. Not so. In fact, they are managerial brothers who cut their teeth together…

Premier League
Making sense of Nemanja Matic's contract renewal
09:00 Tuesday 10th March 2020

Manchester United's thumping 2-0 win against Manchester City at Old Trafford was a statement from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. The Red Devils maintained their grip on fifth in the league table and kept pace with Chelsea who also won on the…

Premier League
Derby win further proof Manchester United are moving forward
19:00 Monday 9th March 2020

I feel pretty comfortable in stating that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's first few months in charge of Manchester United as interim boss is the happiest I've been watching Red Devils football since Sir Alex Ferguson decided to call it quits.…

Premier League
Is Jose Mourinho's criticism of Tanguy Ndombele justified?
17:02 Monday 9th March 2020

Tanguy Ndombele turned heads with his performances for Lyon last season. The 23-year-old was a mainstay in the club’s midfield, putting forth strong outings in both Ligue 1 and the Champions League. Naturally, that led to links in…

Spain
Is Real Madrid's midfield perfect as is?
17:00 Sunday 8th March 2020

Following their Clasico victory, Real Madrid edge Barcelona in La Liga's table by a single point. The Whites look significantly better back in Zinedine Zidane's capable hands. The Frenchman worked hard in the summer and the campaign's…

Premier League
Can Manchester City win a treble this season?
12:00 Sunday 8th March 2020

All hopes of a third straight Premier League title may have evaporated at the Etihad Stadium, but Manchester City are still chasing a treble this season. The FA Cup and the Champions League are still within reach and could be added to the League…

Fa Cup
Turns out Solskjaer can use a flat track bully after all
09:00 Sunday 8th March 2020

For those who remain fervently #LUHG and by extension #OleOut, one of two things will happen in this afternoon’s Manchester Derby, guaranteed. Either Manchester United will scratch out a result to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s ‘extreme…

Italy
Can Henrik Mkhitaryan make a successful Arsenal return?
08:00 Saturday 7th March 2020

Luck hasn’t been in Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s corner. After producing spectacular performances at Borussia Dortmund, his fitness crumbled under Premier League intensity. Jose Mourinho's confrontational man-management at…

Premier League
Eric Bailly's resurgence gives Solskjaer one less headache
19:00 Friday 6th March 2020

Eric Bertrand Bailly has played just three football games this term. The Ivorian would suffer major injury in pre-season which completely derailed his 2019 calendar year. The centre-half would play just one Premier League 2 game before…

Premier League
Rectifying Aaron Wan-Bissaka's attacking deficiencies
19:01 Thursday 5th March 2020

Superb aptly describes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's signings to date. Harry Maguire fits in with Victor Lindelof at the heart of the defence and warms to his new duties as captain. While Daniel James' early-season whirlwind performances…

Transfers
Is Erling Haaland’s exit proving too costly for RB Salzburg?
17:00 Thursday 5th March 2020

RB Salzburg had little or no chance of holding on to Erling Braut-Haaland after the teenager's exploits this season. But the club may be regretting letting him go in the middle of the campaign. The reigning Austrian champions were on course…

Premier League
Should Manchester United part ways with Jesse Lingard?
12:00 Thursday 5th March 2020

The Premier League continues with all the thrills, disappointments and excitement. Liverpool set the pace with a massive 22-point advantage over Manchester City. Unless you're expecting too much from Ole Gunnar Solksjaer, Manchester United…