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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
Can Sebasten Haller rescue West Ham?
09:02 Thursday 5th March 2020

West Ham faced too many problems on the pitch this season. Last weekend's 3-1 win over Southampton was their second in 2020 and first since New Year's Day. Inconsistent play and underperforming stars leave the Hammers…

Champions League
Can Manchester City use troubles as motivation against Real Madrid?
17:00 Wednesday 26th February 2020

Manchester City have responded rather well on the pitch to their troubles off it. The soon-to-be-dethroned Premier League champions have won the two games since their Champions League ban without conceding a goal. A watertight defence…

Premier League
Do managers have rights?
19:00 Thursday 16th January 2020

What black mark on their careers do Rafa Benitez, Mauricio Pochettino, Roberto di Matteo and Unai Emery share? That’s right. All four were sacked less than a season after leading their London club to a European final. Okay, inferring…

Premier League
Moyes' West Ham appointment a catalyst for Felipe Anderson?
19:01 Monday 6th January 2020

I've always found West Ham United rather mystifying. The Hammers are a sizeable club with some brilliant history, though recently, all they've done is confuse. Money has always been spent by the East London club, often in fits and spurts.…

Premier League
Is it time for West Ham to sack Manuel Pellegrini?
17:00 Saturday 28th December 2019

West Ham held out hope when they appointed Manuel Pellegrini as manager last year. Well-travelled with league titles in four different countries, the Chilean belongs to an exclusive club within his profession. His accomplishments…

Premier League
Jose Mourinho: Spurs saviour or not so special anymore?
18:31 Wednesday 20th November 2019

"When he [Frank Lampard] decided to go to a direct competitor then love stories are over."--Jose Mourinho on Frank Lampard joining Manchester City on loan, 2014 After Porto, Chelsea twice, Inter Milan, Real Madrid and Manchester United,…

Premier League
Red hot Andriy Yarmolenko gives West Ham an extra dimension
17:00 Friday 11th October 2019

In this day and age, every single Premier League squad is jam-packed with quality and talent. After all, that's why the English top-flight is almost always labelled as the most entertaining division within the sport. There's a shock…

Premier League
Why Kelechi Iheanacho must leave Leicester City in January
17:00 Tuesday 8th October 2019

"Kelechi is just 17 years old and he’s a very important player for us in the future. "It depends on the way he takes this profession, but I think he’s a good talent." Those were words from then Manchester City gaffer,…

Premier League
Is Gunners visit to Old Trafford a Premier League Top-6 eulogy?
17:01 Monday 30th September 2019

Yuval Noah Harari impressed the world as a historian with his book, Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind. He then flexed his philosophical muscle with Homo Deus, in which he discussed humankind’s future [hopefully not so brief]. …

Premier League
Rating Haller, Joelinton, Kean: Who will have the biggest impact?
17:00 Thursday 12th September 2019

Every kid on the playground wants to be a striker. Despite that, so many Premier League clubs just don’t have a top-quality finisher. Everton, West Ham United and Newcastle United were three sides who recently inhabited that list.…

Premier League
Why is Javi Gracia on the hot seat at Vicarage Road?
12:00 Monday 26th August 2019

Gino Pozzo isn’t known for his patience. His father, Giampaolo owns Serie A club Udinese. Not one to wait on his inheritance, Gino convinced the old man to partner with him in purchasing Watford in 2012 and allowing him to run the Premier…

Premier League
2019/20 West Ham United Premier League Preview
15:01 Monday 5th August 2019

West Ham United are finally on the right path. The club is in its most stable state during the tenure of owners David Gold and David Sullivan. After the sex-toy magnates finally decided that going big works just as well in football, the Hammers…

Premier League
James Milner rolling back the years at Liverpool
09:00 Sunday 28th July 2019

After some rough years in which European football abandoned Anfield, Liverpool is back in business. Playing some of the best football in the world while finally backing it up with silverware, manager Jurgen Klopp couldn’t be happier with…

Premier League
Is Sebastien Haller the perfect spearhead in West Ham's new-look attack?
08:00 Sunday 21st July 2019

West Ham United finally found a solution to their latest striker woes. It only took six months. The Marko Arnautovic saga can be closed. The Austrian left the club for China last month after expressing his displeasure with life under Manuel…