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12 Days of Football 2019/20: Three French clubs
08:00 Monday 23rd December 2019

On the third day of football, UEFA gave to me 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 Round and It's White. Over the holiday fixtures,…

Can Rudi Garcia revitalise Lyon?
09:01 Tuesday 22nd October 2019

It was always going to be a tall order expecting Sylvinho to come up with the goods in charge of a club with Lyon's stature. The Brazilian had paid his dues, learning as an assistant at Cruzeiro and Inter Milan under Roberto Mancini.…

Premier League
Will Moussa Dembele solve Manchester United's striker problems?
09:00 Wednesday 16th October 2019

There’s no doubt that Manchester United are in dire need of a new striker to push them higher up the league table. Marcus Rashford isn't delivering the goods as the main man up front while Anthony Martial is having…

Champions League
Can Ajax and Lyon be Champions League surprises in the New Year?
15:00 Wednesday 12th December 2018

At the beginning of the UEFA Champions League group stages, little was expected from AFC Ajax and Olympique Lyonnais. Put in relatively difficult groups containing certain European heavyweights, everyone dismissed them, expecting the pair to…

Alfredo Morelos: an enigma, or simply underrated?
17:00 Tuesday 13th March 2018

The second highest scorer in the SPL, the subject of a mega-money bid from China and one of the key lynchpins in a drastically improved Rangers side. Yet despite the above, there appears to be a disproportionately large amount of criticism…

Premier League
Tottenham 1-0 Arsenal: Three stand-out performers
08:30 Sunday 11th February 2018

In a North London derby with monumental repercussions for Champions League qualification Arsenal and Tottenham did battle for the first time in the Premier League at Wembley. Coming into the clash Mauricio Pochettino’s men had…

Premier League
The next 18 months will be crucial for Charly Musonda
08:00 Thursday 1st February 2018

Twenty-one-year-old Belgian youngster, Charly Musonda Jr, has the stature and physique to leave people questioning his true age. The Chelsea player is widely recognized as a top prospect. It's in his DNA. Charly senior played in America,…

The Scottish Premiership isn't competitive and it needs addressing
08:00 Wednesday 8th November 2017

In my lifetime, only two teams have won the top league in Scotland: Celtic and Rangers. Ever since the "Gers" were liquidated and had to start over, it has been a Bhoy's monopoly in the Scottish Premiership. Let's face the fact that this is…

Premier League
Five Scottish Premiership players who possess Premier League quality
18:00 Friday 20th October 2017

The standard of football in the Scottish Premiership is knocked from time to time, mainly because of the dominance of Celtic. But there are players in that league who could be playing at a higher level. That higher level is just south of the…

Tottenham 1-2 Chelsea: 5 talking points
09:00 Monday 21st August 2017

The Wembley hoodoo for temporary Premier League tenants persists. An entertaining, frenetic clash ended Tottenham 1-2 Chelsea. Victor Wanyama's woeful performance to Marcos Alonso's response regarding Antonio Conte's doubts, here are five talking…

Where would Celtic F.C finish in the Premier League?
16:23 Thursday 6th April 2017

This is a question that has been asked by many football fans for a number of years and it arose again after Celtic won their sixth consecutive title on Sunday. There has been a whole range of answers to this question with some claiming that…

Could Celtic really cement a top six place in the English Premier League?
18:00 Wednesday 5th April 2017

Having witnessed his team emphatically seal the Scottish Premiership title at Tynecastle last weekend, Celtic gaffer Brendan Rodgers was quick to suggest the Hoops would cause ripples in the English top flight if the opportunity presented itself. The…

What went wrong for Brendan Rodgers at Liverpool?
17:30 Tuesday 4th April 2017

Brendan Rodgers is enjoying the best season of his career at Celtic. He has been successful wherever he has been. Other than Liverpool. What on earth went wrong during his time at Anfield?

Premier League: Five strikers Ronald Koeman’s Everton could replace Romelu Lukaku with
10:00 Friday 31st March 2017

Following Romelu Lukaku's decision to not sign a new deal this summer for Everton, It's Round and It's White have picked out five potential strikers the Toffees could sign if the Belgian decides to leave Goodison Park. Michy Batshuayi An immediate…

5 players that could replace Everton's Romelu Lukaku
18:30 Wednesday 29th March 2017

Romelu Lukaku has been Everton's star man since joining in 2014 for £28m, scoring 83 goals in 157 games for the Toffees, each season outscoring the last. Since then he has managed to net an impressive 20+ goals for 3 seasons in a row. At times…