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Champions League
Why you shouldn't expect a goalfest in this Champions League final
08:01 Saturday 29th May 2021

In the new millennium at least, Champions League finals have been largely entertaining. You must go back to 2003/04 for a goalless draw. The offending parties were Milan and Juventus who had exported catenaccio to Old Trafford for the occasion.…

Premier League
5 Leicester City title-winners who could join Claudio Ranieri at Fulham
08:00 Wednesday 5th December 2018

Claudio Ranieri and Leicester City, two names that will always be associated with achieving the seemingly impossible. The Italian manager led the club to their only top division title to date in 2016, beating odds of 5000-1. That was almost…

Are Manchester United grinding it out?
14:00 Thursday 28th September 2017

Manchester United 'ground out' a 1-0 win over Southampton on Saturday. But does grinding out results, as we all say, actually lead to Premier League titles?

The hard work starts now for Chelsea
10:00 Tuesday 16th May 2017

Following the turn of the year, Chelsea winning the Premier League title seemed inevitable. However, their ascent wasn't quite as straightforward in the campaign's opening stages.

Has Riyad Mahrez blown his chance of a move to a European giant?
15:00 Monday 15th May 2017

Leicester City's Riyad Mahrez is reportedly considering his future at the King Power Stadium, with a number of suitors allegedly keen on matching his £30m asking price this summer. The Algerian international rose to prominence after being named…

Premier League
Chelsea aiming to secure Premier League title at the Hawthorns
17:00 Friday 12th May 2017

As the season approaches its final stages, us football fans start to reflect on how successful our teams have been. One team that has raised the bar with quality this season is Chelsea. Since Antonio Conte's arrival, Chelsea FC has really gelled…

Premier League
Curse Of The Small Sample Size: Crystal Palace Upset Chelsea With Few Premier League Ramifications
10:00 Monday 3rd April 2017

We could do a top ten list for clichés applicable to Chelsea's Saturday defeat at home to Crystal Palace. It was a blip on the radar. An aberration. On paper Chelsea was by miles the better side but that's why you play the games. You get the…

Premier League
Breaking Down the Premier League Stretch Run, Top to Bottom
09:01 Friday 31st March 2017

Thanks to some clubs' progression in the FA Cup and/or Europe, there is a slight imbalance in the league table as top flight English clubs welcome back players from international break and prepare for the Premier League stretch run. Nine clubs have…

Mid-season review: Title contenders... part II
19:00 Tuesday 3rd January 2017

In part I of this article we reviewed the 3 teams who went into the New Year in the top 3, and here we will have a look at the other title contenders that finished last year below the top 3 places on the log. 4 - Manchester CityPep Guardiola…

Mid-season review: Title contenders...part I
18:45 Monday 2nd January 2017

We are halfway through what has been a thoroughly entertaining season for football fans all around the globe. At the start of the 2016/2017 season, 6 teams were believed to be capable of winning the Premier League title. Let's take a look at…

Why Chelsea sit top of the Premier League table at Christmas
10:30 Friday 23rd December 2016

Chelsea are in excellent form, which has ensured the club's position at the summit of the Premier League over Christmas, and made them the big favourites to lift the title next May. Here is the explanation for Chelsea's outstanding results…

The amazing stat which suggests Chelsea will win the league
12:45 Friday 16th December 2016

Chelsea seems to be slowly running away with the 2016/17 Premier League title. The Blues' superb form of late shows no sign of diminishing anytime soon after another convincing win on the road against Sunderland. Antonio Conte will definitely…

Liverpool not ready to win Premier League title
17:00 Wednesday 7th December 2016

Liverpool have played some great attacking football up to now this season, but the defeat against Bournemouth highlighted the frailties in Jurgen Klopp's side. Despite a strong start to the Premier League campaign, Liverpool still need to improve…