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Premier League
Not the best week for Premier League goalkeepers
08:01 Friday 13th March 2020

How many times have you heard it said goalkeepers are a breed apart? It isn’t a lie. The game's last line of defence exerts tremendous pressure. No one minds your back when you fluff your lines. The ball nestles in the back of the…

Premier League
Why Danny Ward must leave Leicester City in January
09:01 Monday 23rd September 2019

When Chelsea sold Thibaut Courtois to Real Madrid at the end of the 2017/18 campaign, it was assumed they’d seek and find his replacement on English soil. With that rumour flying, Premier League clubs with good goalkeepers were put on…

Premier League
Liverpool's Squad Review - Who Stays and Who Goes in Goal
15:00 Saturday 16th June 2018

It’s close to three decades now since Liverpool last won the first tier title in English football. In fact, they have never won one in the Premier League era. They last took successive top four spots when Rafael Benitez was the manager.…

Premier League
Could Simon Mignolet leave Liverpool this summer?
10:30 Tuesday 24th April 2018

Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet was an unused substitute for the 13th consecutive Premier League game on Saturday and can be under no illusions that he’s second-choice between the sticks. His manager said as much in January. The Belgium…

Premier League
Loris Karius will only get better for Liverpool
09:00 Tuesday 24th April 2018

In the 2015/16 Bundesliga season, Loris Karius was earning rave reviews for his consistently brilliant performances. Bayern Munich shot-stopper Manuel Neuer was the German top flight's undisputed best but his younger compatriot was also…

Premier League
Who are the most intelligent footballers in the Premier League?
12:00 Sunday 1st April 2018

The tag ‘footballer’ often comes with the unintelligent stereotype; that some players don’t warrant. While it makes sense to follow your footballing career rather than pursuing other interests, some Premier League players…

Loris Karius is finally coming good at Liverpool
10:30 Sunday 25th February 2018

As a Manchester City youth player, Loris Karius felt that he wouldn’t have the chance to dislodge then number 1, Joe Hart for the Citizens. The Liverpool number 1 has had a mixed start to his Anfield career, but is slowly showing his…

Premier League
Simon Mignolet isn’t Liverpool quality
15:00 Friday 29th December 2017

Liverpool is among the world's most prestigious football clubs. The Reds dominated the English and European game for long periods in past times. Despite not winning a trophy since 2012, they still boast that rich history. Jurgen Klopp's…

Premier League
Premier League: 9 best stats from matchday 9
17:30 Monday 23rd October 2017

Manchester City maintained superb start to the Premier League campaign with a resounding victory against Burnley. Tottenham and Arsenal were equally impressive, easing past Merseyside opposition.  The most shocking result, however, occurred…

Liverpool's goalkeeper problems are only going to get worse
10:30 Thursday 28th September 2017

Liverpool continued their Champions League campaign with yet another draw, this time with Spartak Moscow in a game that they dominated, but ultimately finished in a 1-1 draw. While the result revealed a lot about Liverpool, there was a particular…

Jurgen Klopp's reluctance to bring in a keeper could prove catastrophic for Liverpool
11:00 Friday 21st April 2017

If you were to make a poll for Liverpool fans to vote the one position they feel should be strengthened above all else in their side you could bet good money the goalkeeping position would come out on top. The number one spot between the sticks…

Complacency at Liverpool will be their downfall
17:30 Thursday 6th April 2017

Liverpool was complacent as they squandered their 2-1 lead at home to Bournemouth on Wednesday night. While they currently sit in third, their top four spot is in now in jeopardy.

David Luiz: From laughing stock to Chelsea rock
11:30 Thursday 2nd February 2017

On Tuesday night, David Luiz put in a Man of the Match performance against Liverpool to help his side to a 1-1 draw. Since his return to Chelsea, the Brazilian has looked like a completely different player from the one Premier League fans used…

Our Premier League underachieving XI for the 2015/16 campaign
09:00 Friday 6th May 2016

The Premier League season is rapidly drawing to a close, and it has certainly been one to remember – particularly for fans of Leicester City. The Foxes have already secured the title with two games to go, and full credit to them. This article…

European Football
Who Will Stop Belgium In The 2014 World Cup?
08:46 Saturday 30th November 2013

With Belgium qualified for the 2014 World Cup Sean Gibson takes a look at the teams chances in Brazil. Incidentally, the 2002 campaign saw Marc Wilmots captain Belgium to the last 16. The former Schalke midfielder has now earned his opportunity…