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Chelsea's failure to sign an additional striker in summer proves costly
16:00 Saturday 7th October 2017

The writing was on the wall: a lack of transfer activity in summer would come back to haunt Chelsea. Although it was downplayed, it already appears to be rearing its ugly head. Antonio Conte was far from satisfied with the Blues recent transfer…

Premier League
Has Alvaro Morata silenced his doubters or too early to judge?
18:00 Friday 6th October 2017

Diego Costa was told to find a new club, eventually returning to Atletico Madrid. His replacement at Chelsea, Spanish teammate Alvaro Morata, aimed to adapt quickly to life in the Premier League. Can he successfully fill the void left by his…

Harry Kane among the world's best but remains underrated
18:30 Monday 2nd October 2017

It is surprising that doubts and concerns are still being raised over the world-class credentials of Tottenham Hotspur's prolific striker. Harry Kane is among the world's best frontmen.

The incredible rise of Hull City's Jarrod Bowen
16:00 Monday 2nd October 2017

Jarrod Bowen has burst onto the scene at Hull City this season. He has scored 7 goals in 11 games and is the Championship's joint-top scorer, alongside Bristol City's Bobby Reid. Jarrod Bowen is a name that few people knew before the start…

Outcast to hero: morals from Ronald Koeman's handling of Oumar Niasse
12:00 Thursday 28th September 2017

It wasn't part of the original script. Hence nobody ever envisaged Oumar Niasse, someday, becoming a cult hero at Everton. Well today, that same player, banished to the Finch Farm cold by Ronald Koeman for no just cause, is one. Niasse's Merseyside anecdote…

Can Alvaro Morata surpass Diego Costa at Chelsea?
12:00 Wednesday 27th September 2017

Chelsea has a new poster boy spearheading their attack – a young Spanish international who's started his Blues career in emphatic fashion. Alvaro Morata is firing on all cylinders, but the former Madridsta is still a long way from achieving…

Is Jose Mourinho looking to bring back the classic striker partnership?
17:30 Friday 28th April 2017

For many years now we seem to have lived in a world where teams only played one orthodox striker. The days of 4-4-2 with a partnership up front are gone and now the number of teams using the classic tactic are few and far between. However,…

Five positions that West Ham United need to strengthen
17:30 Tuesday 25th April 2017

West Ham United have had a difficult season adjusting to their new life at the London Stadium. Here are five positions that arguably need strengthening come the summer. 1 - Right-backIn modern football, fullbacks are essential not just defensively…

Marcus Rashford must lead the charge in Zlatan Ibrahimovic's absence
10:00 Saturday 22nd April 2017

Manchester United have been forced to deal with a number of tough situations in recent years, but none will have hurt as much as the news that talisman Zlatan Ibrahimovic could miss the remainder of the season. Can Marcus Rashford step up and…

Can Everton do anything to keep Romelu Lukaku?
13:00 Wednesday 29th March 2017

It has been the burning question at the heart of most Evertonians over the past few months and it is one that has come to the fore in recent weeks in particular; can Everton do anything to make Romelu Lukaku stay at Goodison Park? The Belgian…

Joshua King has helped pluck Cherries from danger
13:15 Thursday 23rd March 2017

Bournemouth's campaign was on the verge of collapse having lost form, confidence, and main striker Callum Wilson. However, they have since recovered to ease any lingering relegation worries, with Joshua King playing a starring role for the…

Peter Crouch refuses to be the forgotten man
13:00 Sunday 5th February 2017

After an illustrious 17-season career in the English top flight and a period of being a dependable frontman for England, Peter Crouch went off the footballing radar over the last 18 months. However, the Stoke City striker is back in form and…

Iago Aspas: Liverpool flop to Celta Vigo hero
15:00 Saturday 28th January 2017

The career of Iago Aspas eventually came full circle: after showing promise while playing for Celta de Vigo, he went on to suffer a disastrous spell at Anfield; however, the Spanish striker is once again the talisman for the club where he first…

Womens Football
Marta Vieira Da Silva and her stunning ability in the female game
12:00 Tuesday 24th January 2017

If I was to ask you, "who is Marta Vieira Da Silva?" Would you know who she is? Would you be aware of her status as 'one of  the greatest female players of all time?' Or would you shroud yourself into obscurity, and ignore key facts entirely?…