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Premier League
Much ado about nothing; Declan Rice handball more comedy than tragedy
12:01 Monday 13th January 2020

Last spring, a cross whipped into the Manchester City penalty area first found Fernando Llorente’s arm then the net behind Ederson Moraes. Tottenham’s long, lean Spanish forward hadn’t scored often as Harry Kane’s emergency…

European Football
12 Days of Football 2019/20: Eleven keepers keeping
08:00 Tuesday 31st December 2019

On the eleventh day of football, UEFA gave to me Eleven keepers keeping 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 clubs, Two…

Premier League
Is it time for West Ham to sack Manuel Pellegrini?
17:00 Saturday 28th December 2019

West Ham held out hope when they appointed Manuel Pellegrini as manager last year. Well-travelled with league titles in four different countries, the Chilean belongs to an exclusive club within his profession. His accomplishments…

Premier League
Is Gunners visit to Old Trafford a Premier League Top-6 eulogy?
17:01 Monday 30th September 2019

Yuval Noah Harari impressed the world as a historian with his book, Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind. He then flexed his philosophical muscle with Homo Deus, in which he discussed humankind’s future [hopefully not so brief]. …

Premier League
Wan-Bissaka's game lacks dimension
08:01 Monday 23rd September 2019

In the 2019/20 Premier League season’s early doors, Manchester United fans went a bit overboard in their appreciation for new right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka. It cannot be argued that the 21-year-old’s defending stood out. His positioning…

Reviews
Film Review - Iron Men - The story of West Ham United leaving Upton Park
13:18 Monday 27th February 2017

“This ain't a football club; this is a family” are the opening words of Iron Men: a line taken from Mark Noble's moving speech delivered after the last match at Upton Park. The line is indicative of the Iron Men's overall tone, seeking to pull…

Opinion
West Ham United had a great January transfer window
10:30 Thursday 2nd February 2017

No Payet? No striker? No right-back? What an awful window….. or so it may seem. Cameron Broome argues West Ham United actually had a tremendous transfer window. At first glance, it might seem like West Ham had a poor transfer window. Selling…

Football
Match Report: West Ham 2-4 Reading (West Ham Fan's Perspective)
00:07 Monday 2nd April 2012

If a game could define a season, it would be this one. A fantastic start, looking promising and plenty of prospects. Slowly falling apart due to a mixture of luck and lack of confidence. The feeling of ecstasy and excitement fading into bemusement…

Football
Pogba... Don't worry be happy..
00:57 Thursday 1st March 2012

Paul Pogba is a player full of potential who is causing a huge stir at the moment due to the fact he may be leaving MUFC. Although I can appreciate the fact that the player has huge amounts of potential, that is all he has at the moment - POTENTIAL.…