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Premier League
Why is Chelsea failing the eye test?
09:00 Friday 24th May 2019

Last year, West Ham chief scout Tony Henry lost his job for categorising African players as “troublemakers”. He admitted the club avoided signing them after a bad experience or two.  Once Henry was sacked, the furore subsided…

Premier League
2012 Chelsea Champions League winners: Where are they now?
17:00 Monday 29th April 2019

Did time exist when a club other than Real Madrid or Barcelona won the Champions League? If you believe time goes back to 2012, it did. Against all odds, Chelsea pulled off a spectacular heist at the Allianz Arena against Bayern Munich.…

Premier League
How would Southampton fare in the Championship next season?
10:00 Sunday 22nd April 2018

Not many Premier League football fans would have expected the bottom three to comprise the current three clubs. West Bromwich Albion, Stoke City, and Southampton are all staring down the barrel of Championship football. The Saints, now managed…

Managerial News
Jose Mourinho's transfer errors at Chelsea
08:30 Tuesday 28th November 2017

Jose Mourinho is without a doubt one of the best managers in the game. Although his tactics and philosophy might not sit well with many, his trophy cabinet speaks volumes, attesting to his outstanding talent. The Portuguese tactician rose to…

England National Team
England 2-1 Slovakia: three talking points
15:00 Tuesday 5th September 2017

England once again strengthened their grip on Group F as they successfully disposed of their nearest rivals, Slovakia. A 2-1 win was enough to all but confirm the Three Lions automatic qualification for next years World Cup. Barring a slip…

England's left-back spot up for grabs for Russia 2018
10:00 Monday 31st July 2017

We are ever closer to the start of the new football season and the excitement is bubbling over nicely. However, in the not so distant future, we have the small matter of the biggest competition of all, the FIFA World cup. The excitement will…

Premier League: Five left-backs Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool should consider in the summer
12:00 Sunday 2nd April 2017

Despite James Milner regularly slotting in at left back for Liverpool this season, the Reds will most likely be searching for a permanent player to fill that spot next season so It's Round and It's White have suggested five players who could…

Germany 1 England 0 – England Player Ratings
12:46 Thursday 23rd March 2017

Another confident England performance in a friendly against one of the world's leading sides brings renewed confidence to the nation, but we have been here before. In a game that saw England experiment with a back three, it was appropriately…

England National Team
Gareth Southgate Versus The World
10:30 Sunday 19th March 2017

Gareth Southgate is no Scott Pilgrim. There's a slight facial resemblance but he isn't a guitar hero with magical powers hoping to break out of the garage band scene into the mainstream. Although, given the challenges he faces as England manager,…

Premier League: The Alternative Team of the Season
19:00 Tuesday 14th March 2017

The PFA Team of the Year is often full of players who won the title and many of the league's star performers are left out due to the ignorance of journalists. Instead of relying on their judgement; here's an alternative Premier League Team…

Might Southgate's England revert to a 3-4-3 formation?
17:00 Sunday 22nd January 2017

England is due to take on Lithuania in a World Cup Qualifier this March with new Manager Gareth Southgate looking to build a team who can challenge for football's biggest prize. But before then, there is a friendly with international giants…

A wanted man, is Danny Rose now the complete player?
11:30 Friday 13th January 2017

When you look at the history of left sided players for England, it has always been a problematic area. There is one player whoever who appears to be close to squashing this common opinion and that man is Tottenham's Danny Rose. Still only 26-years…

England National Team
Who should miss out on the England Squad: Defenders
11:16 Tuesday 31st May 2016

England's defence has always been a major talking point on the biggest stage. Gone are the days of John Terry, Rio Ferdinand Sol Campbell, Ashley Cole and Gary Neville being in the same squad. Things are very different now. Roy Hodgson does…

Improved Defence The Key For Di Matteo
22:40 Wednesday 7th March 2012

Last night's comfortable 2-0 victory at St Andrews against a stubborn and well organised Birmingham side presented Roberto Di Matteo with a solid foundation from which he can build from.Most importantly, the defence looked assured in dealing…

Another Managerial Casualty Is Disastrous For Chelsea Youngsters
22:24 Monday 5th March 2012

Once again those who ‘run' Chelsea have made us the laughing stock of English football - another manager has been discarded and many perceive it to be extremely harsh. Personally I feel that it was premature, but there was an air of inevitability…