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Premier League
Can Sarr save Watford from relegation?
11:00 Wednesday 4th March 2020

Ismaila Sarr experienced a high not many else have while dealing a lethal blow on Liverpool’s “invincible” dreams. With a brace and an assist, he experienced a Leap Day miracle! Perhaps the deconstruction of the Reds…

Premier League
Are we comparing Liverpool to the wrong past Premier League champions?
08:00 Saturday 15th February 2020

Chirrut Imwe was the blind monk in Star Wars: Rogue One. Not a Jedi but then he didn’t need a light sabre to deal with a squad of Imperial stormtroopers. A stout wooden staff did the trick. In the climactic battle scene, he walks through…

Premier League
Every man for himself in titanic Premier League relegation battle
09:01 Saturday 25th January 2020

Liverpool will win the Premier League title. This statement is unquestionable. All that can reasonably be asked is by how many points and will they remain unbeaten. Meanwhile, questions with far more gravity are asked every matchday at the…

European Football
12 Days of Football 2019/20: Seven sides-a-sinking
08:01 Friday 27th December 2019

On the seventh day of football, UEFA gave to me Seven sides-a-sinking, Six games amazing, Five Golden Goals! Four calls blown, Three French clubs, Two title races and  Liverpool and Man City Welcome to this year's edition of the 12…

Premier League
Did Solskjaer take a Christmas gift from under Guardiola's tree?
09:00 Sunday 22nd December 2019

Christmas, like Easter and, in North America, Thanksgiving, is meant to be a joyous holiday spent with loved ones. Often, though, tensions rise. In part, you’re not accustomed to spending full days with these strange, annoying people…

Premier League
Can Nigel Pearson save Watford?
13:01 Saturday 14th December 2019

With three managers manning the dugout in a single season, Watford is in desperation mode. Like a drowning man, it’s understandable. The club is doing everything possible to secure Premier League survival. Nigel Pearson is the latest…

Championship
5 candidates for new Swansea City manager
09:00 Tuesday 28th May 2019

The Championship challenged Swansea City following the Welsh side's relegation last summer after seven consecutive campaigns in the Premier League. Graham Potter arrived to conjure up his magic and stabilise the sinking ship. A 10th-place finish…

Managerial News
Sheffield Wednesday- 5 potential candidates to replace Carlos Carvalhal
09:00 Thursday 28th December 2017

There is not much surprise at the news that Carlos Carvahal has been sacked as manager of Sheffield Wednesday. The Owls have made a poor start to the season and now find themselves looking for a new boss. Despite getting them into the Play-Offs…

Opinion
Five candidates for next Middlesbrough manager role
08:30 Tuesday 21st March 2017

Following the departure of former Real Madrid assistant Aitor Karanka as manager last week, Middlesbrough are on the search for a potential replacement. Here at It's Round and It's White, we have lined up five who could potentially replace…

Opinion
Championship: Five managerial candidates for Norwich City job
18:03 Monday 20th March 2017

Following the sacking of Alex Neil earlier this month, Norwich City are searching for a new man in charge and It's Round and It's White have identified five managers who may be tempted to make the move to East Anglia. Nigel Pearson

Championship
Mel Morris' managerial merry-go-round continues as Derby appoint a fifth manager in just over a year.
12:00 Tuesday 14th March 2017

The philosopher George Santayana once said: 'Those who do not learn from history are doomed to repeat it.' It seems apparent that Derby County Chairman Mel Morris has never heeded that statement, or simply has just chosen to ignore it altogether.…

Spain
Fifty Ways to Leave Your Manager
10:05 Wednesday 8th March 2017

Although Disturbed's powerful interpretation of Sounds of Silence has been receiving all the attention lately, Paul Simon also wrote a few other timeless songs. One was titled Fifty Ways To Leave Your Lover, a clever ditty which unintentionally…

Opinion
Time for Swans to say no more Mr Nice Guy
12:15 Thursday 29th December 2016

Purely based on personality, if there is an English equivalent for José Mourinho, it has to be Nigel Pearson. Roughhousing with opposing players during a match and engaging in semantic pissing contests with journalists during pressers will…

Opinion
Nigel Pearson's suspension could prove to best for all parties after Derby's stuttering start.
12:05 Wednesday 28th September 2016

On a day where Britain's sport headlines were dominated by the controversy surrounding the now former England manager, Sam Allardyce, who left his position by mutual consent following allegations made by The Telegraph about comments made by…

Opinion
Derby's stuttering starts shows they are a club with an identity crisis under new manager Nigel Pearson.
12:11 Tuesday 30th August 2016

It is still early days in regards to the Championship season, but thus far the signs haven't been good for promotion hopefuls Derby County, who have made a stuttering start to the campaign under new manager Nigel Pearson. After coming close…