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Championship
Leeds United putting automatic promotion at risk with inconsistent form
15:00 Sunday 21st April 2019

That Marcelo Bielsa has stayed at Leeds until the end of the season is commendable given his antecedents. Of course, it has not been without some drama. A spying incident on Frank Lampard's Derby County made the headlines back in January,…

Premier League
Has Fabian Delph become more of a liability for Manchester City?
09:00 Friday 12th April 2019

Fabian Delph was expected to leave Manchester City after Pep Guardiola took over in 2016. The Catalan manager carried out a massive clearance in order to reshape the squad to suit his style of play. Players like Bacary Sagna, Alexander Kolarov,…

Interviews
Interview with Albert Serran
17:00 Saturday 9th March 2019

The Indian Super League is just about closing its doors with the league title to be decided over just three more games. Bangalore are the favourites, having topped the table and a whole host of former European players now in their ranks. Bengaluru…

Opinion
Bafetimbi Gomis enjoying success after Swansea
15:00 Tuesday 26th February 2019

It was a lifetime ago when Bafetimbi Gomis was in the Premier League. He turned out for Swansea City 64 times, scoring 13 goals in the process; until he disappeared. Now elsewhere, he’s the top scorer and about to win his second league…

Championship
Championship preview: Can Swansea take flight after relegation?
09:00 Tuesday 31st July 2018

Despite delivering so much promise after winning the League Cup in 2013 with their positive style, Swansea City were relegated from the Premier League last season. Considering the Swans also made the Europa League round of 32 in 2014,…

World Cup
Roberto Martinez proving tactical flexibility in Russia
09:30 Monday 9th July 2018

Whether or not Belgium crash to France in Tuesday's World Cup semifinal, Roberto Martinez has achieved a personal mission. Criticised for being tactically naive, the Spaniard has shown guts and bravery with his strategies. …

Premier League
Ranked! 10 biggest Premier League flops in 2017/18
12:00 Sunday 20th May 2018

Which summer and January signings have been utterly dreadful this season?  10 - Kevin Wimmer So much promise, so little product. Stoke City fans dreamed of a formidable partnership with Kurt Zouma when the Potters forked out £18…

Premier League
Jordan Ayew and Tammy Abraham: Is finishing to blame for Swansea’s plight?
08:30 Thursday 10th May 2018

Swansea City are for all intents and purposes relegated after losing to Southampton on Tuesday and watching Huddersfield eke out a point against Chelsea last night. They are not mathematically eliminated but the goal difference the Swans must…

Premier League
The Run-in: 4 Premier League games with 4 to go
08:00 Saturday 28th April 2018

The Premier League title was decided months ago if we're honest. With a month remaining in the campaign, the four Champions League places are all but certain as well. So much for the notion of uber-competitive English football and the so-called…

Fa Cup
Swansea 0-3 Tottenham: Two positives for the Swans
08:00 Sunday 18th March 2018

What are the first impressions when one sees a 3-0 scoreline that goes against one's side? Usually the assumption is it was a calamitous defeat; the club held dear has been outclassed on the day by their opponent. The disappointment…

Fa Cup
FA Cup preview: Who is heading to Wembley?
13:30 Friday 16th March 2018

With the dust settling after the storm of the Champions League, attentions turn to the quarter-finals of the FA Cup. A competition that has, for some, lost its seductive appeal; the magic has gone, they lament. While the playing fields have…

Premier League
Swansea City back from the dead under Carlos Carvalhal
19:30 Sunday 4th March 2018

Swansea City changed managers twice last season to find a solution to the club’s dwindling fortunes. Paul Clement helped the club stay up and was allowed to continue this season. It was hoped he could return the Welsh club to its…

Fa Cup
Liverpool must learn to beat underdogs
10:00 Monday 29th January 2018

The last time Liverpool conceded three first-half goals at Anfield it was to a rampaging Real Madrid side in 2014. Fast forward to 2018, Liverpool would repeat the undesirable feat against West Brom in the FA Cup fourth round. The Reds…

Premier League
Roy Hodgson is proving doubters wrong
09:30 Tuesday 19th December 2017

Roy Hodgson has led Crystal Palace to a seven-game winning streak. Sit back and absorb that for a moment. Hallowe'en is seven weeks gone. Palace were then bottom of the table. Roy Hodgson had taken charge in September. In four league games…

Premier League
Lessons from Premier League Match Day 16
19:00 Monday 11th December 2017

Merseyside and Manchester Derbies, plus a significant weekend for the relegation scrap. There's much to dissect. So, let's get the knives out.  Two eyes made out of coal? After his side's disappointing 1-1 draw…