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Social media in football: A curse and a blessing
17:00 Wednesday 5th December 2018

Modern footballers pale in comparison to players of old when it comes to application, discipline and mental toughness. Gone are the days when Patrick Vieira and Roy Keane couldn't stand the other's presence. Was it because they hated…

Republic Of Ireland
Have Martin O'Neill and Roy Keane outstayed their welcome?
08:00 Monday 8th October 2018

The Republic of Ireland faces two huge games this month, as they look to get their UEFA Nations League campaign on track after last months 4-1 defeat to Wales in Cardiff. They face the Welsh again on 16th October but before that, they host…

Republic Of Ireland
Back to the drawing board for Martin O'Neill and Ireland
16:00 Thursday 22nd March 2018

The Irish national team will return to action on Friday night in Turkey for the first time since Denmark broke their hearts with a 5-1 win in Dublin that meant Martin O'Neill's side would not qualify for the 2018 World Cup.  Despite…

Premier League
Where does Manchester City rank among great Premier League teams?
12:00 Thursday 15th February 2018

Manchester City is on course to win the Premier League earlier than any other side. Bookmakers predict Pep Guardiola's side will win the league on April 7. Bitter rival Manchester United commute to the Etihad that Saturday. City…

5 candidates to replace Mark Warbuton as Nottingham Forest manager
17:50 Tuesday 2nd January 2018

There was some surprise to the news that Mark Warburton has been sacked by Championship side Nottingham Forest. They had a tough summer with losing their star striker Britt Assombalonga to Middlesbrough and were always going to struggle a tiny…

The 12 Days of Football: Eleven Punters Punting
08:00 Tuesday 2nd January 2018

On the 11th day of football, the media gave to me eleven punters punting, Ten lads-a-leaping/Nine ladies playing/Eight managers managing, Seven sides-a-sinking/Six games amazing, Five Golden Goals!  Four calls blown/ Three French…

Why Roy Keane comments regarding Manchester United are absolutely correct
12:00 Friday 12th May 2017

Roy Keane is held with legendary status at Manchester United and rightfully so. He was a fantastic captain, world class midfielder and feared by all opponents during his playing career. However, since retiring from the game in 2006, he has…

5 Talking points from Manchester United's Europa League win
14:30 Friday 17th February 2017

Manchester United clinched a first-leg win against French side St. Etienne to all but end the tie and guarantee progression into the next round of the Europa League. Zlatan Ibrahimovic bagged his first hat-trick in a United shirt, whilst the…

Life after football: What are they doing now?
14:33 Monday 13th February 2017

As many footballers will tell you; fifteen to twenty years is all you get as a career – sometimes even less – and the career options once the boots are hung up aren't all that glamorous in many cases. Here, we'll look at some players who've…

6 midfielders the Premier League will always remember
09:20 Tuesday 23rd August 2016

The English premier league is arguably the best league in the world, this has played a big role in attracting the best footballing talents to the league. Hundreds of incredibly talented midfielders have graced the premier league over the years.…

Why the Republic of Ireland have nothing to fear against France
13:00 Saturday 25th June 2016

Martin O'Neill's side will walk out on the pitch at Stade des Lumières on Sunday afternoon in a historic moment for the Emerald Isle, the Republic of Ireland's first ever knock-out game at a European Championship. This feat alone demonstrates…

Will Manchester United regret saying goodbye to Darren Fletcher?
11:43 Wednesday 28th January 2015

Darren Fletcher is set to end his lengthy tenure with Manchester United, Darragh Collins looks back at his time at Old Trafford.

Five Footballers that would give you nightmares...
09:20 Saturday 18th October 2014

We tasked Lee Clarke with selecting five players that he would have hated to mark, his selections are below, who would you hate to be up against on the pitch? Everyone who has played the beautiful game knows that whether you are watching or…

Respect For Referees - Where Did It Go?
11:34 Monday 16th December 2013

‘Keane and Vieira – Best of Enemies' was broadcast on Tuesday to general critical acclaim, a documentary in which Roy Keane and Patrick Vieira discussed their on-field rivalry, including that tunnel bust up, the general Arsenal-Manchester United…

Has Old Trafford Lost The Fear Factor
18:16 Tuesday 13th March 2012

Opposition teams used to fear visiting Old Trafford. It was a Theatre of Nightmares for away managers who would go there and just park the bus in front of their goalposts. But this season something has changed. For some reason teams are no…

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