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Why are keepers so undervalued?

When Ademola Lookman put the ball through Claudio Bravo legs to round off a 4-0 win for his new club Everton, Pep Guardiola knew he had a serious problem in his defence. Lookman’s strike was the 14th goal Bravo had… Continue Reading →

Mauricio Pochettino needs to win a trophy to be truly successful at Tottenham

Kevin Keegan’s Newcastle United were once known as the ‘The Entertainers’ with their exciting brand of football that made them the best team to watch in the country. Newcastle United’s 1995-1996 team are often considered the greatest team never to… Continue Reading →

Joey Barton deserves every minute of his ban

After making over 1,000 bets over a 10-year period, including matches he was playing in, Burnley midfielder Joey Barton has been handed an 18-month ban for gambling offences. Whilst Barton has urged for his integrity not be questioned, what he… Continue Reading →

Newcastle United will be a major force in the Premier League next season

After a long Championship season, Newcastle were one more game away from the big time. On a tense night at St James’ Park, nerves were eased just after the hour after Preston’s Paul Gallagher handled on the line, gifting Newcastle… Continue Reading →

It’s hard to think of a worse managerial reign than Zola at Birmingham

After his Birmingham City side fell to their 13th defeat in 24 games, Gianfranco Zola had no option. With his side 20th in the table, he resigned following a home defeat to Burton Albion. Harry Redknapp will now take charge… Continue Reading →

Manchester United need a massive overhaul of their squad

On 9th August last summer, Manchester United flexed their financial muscle to bring Paul Pogba back to the club for an eye watering sum of £89m. Manchester United had their intentions clear; they wanted to claw their way back to… Continue Reading →

Got a spare £190m? Southampton are one of the best run clubs in the Premier League

Southampton are set to be the next Premier League club bought by foreign investors with a rumoured £180 million takeover imminent. Katharina Liebherr, the Southampton’s owner, is close to selling the club to Lander Sports Development,  a Chinese property development… Continue Reading →

With all their investment, Manchester City have massively underachieved

It’s nearly been a decade since Sheikh Mansour and the Abu Dhabi United Group made waves in the Premier League by purchasing Manchester City, propelling them to new heights. Manchester City’s new owners rocked English football, changing the transfer market as… Continue Reading →

Five ways to improve the FA Cup

1. Guarantee David v Goliath in the 3rd Rd To spice up the early rounds, every Premier League team must play away from home in the 3rd Rd to a lower league team. Keep the PL teams apart, then we… Continue Reading →

The FA have acted irresponsibly. Berahino should be banned until the end of the season.

In a month which saw Paul Pogba and Jessie Lingard criticised for a having fun in a social media post and Raheem Sterling spotting doing something crazy like eating in Greggs or having a dirty car, it’s odd to think… Continue Reading →

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