Tag : football

Pep put in prickly position

4 days ago / 0 comments

Premier League all but won, Carabao Cup champions, Champions League favourites, talk of being the best English team of all time – it’s fair to say Manchester City and Pep Guardiola are having a near perfect season. Ironically, it has taken a measure of goodwill from Pep to spark the … Read More

Davide Astori death abused for publicity

5 days ago / 0 comments

Italy international and Fiorentina captain, Davide Astori died in his sleep on Saturday 4th March, suspected to be due to a form of cardiac arrest. He has a family history of heart problems and doctors suspect it to be due to bradyarrhythmia, a slow heart rate. Astori was capped 14 … Read More

Gunners lack firepower in League Cup Final

1 week ago / 0 comments

Both teams came into this game with not the best run of form. Manchester City’s dreams of becoming the first ever English team to win a quadruple were over having lost to Wigan in the FA Cup on Monday. Arsenal, on the other hand, saw a terrific win over Everton, … Read More

New Leeds Boss Gets First Win

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Paul Heckingbottom’s Leeds United claimed a 1-0 win at Elland Road on Saturday to give fans their first taste of victory since Boxing Day, as fellow play-off chasers Brentford were made to suffer. United captain Liam Cooper’s glancing header from a free kick just after half an hour is all … Read More

Barry Bennell Sentenced to 31 Years in Prison

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

The Former Coach was Found Guilty on 50 Counts of Child Sexual Abuse Barry Bennell, the disgraced former football coach, was this week sentenced to 31 years in prison for 50 counts of child sexual abuse. Bennell, a revered coach at numerous clubs during the 1980s, most notably at Manchester … Read More

Manchester United are stuck in the past over women’s football

1 month ago / 0 comments

Manchester United are undoubtedly one of the biggest football clubs in the world, worth an estimated $2.23 billion and drawing support from across the globe. However, the club has been lagging behind its rivals on the subject of women’s football. As at the time of writing, Manchester United do not … Read More

Football’s VAR: The Story So Far

1 month ago / 0 comments

The use of the new replay technology in UK football has divided fans, players and pundits alike. On the 8th January, Brighton’s FA cup tie with Crystal Palace marked the first use of a Video Assistant Referee (VAR) within UK competitive football. Already introduced into high calibre leagues including the … Read More

Liam Miller: A Tragic Loss for Football

1 month ago / 0 comments

Former Manchester United and Celtic star, Liam Miller, has passed away at the tender age of just 36. The Irish midfielder, who won 21 caps for the Republic of Ireland, had been suffering from pancreatic cancer. After starting his career at Celtic, Miller’s footballing potential took him to Old Trafford … Read More

The Battle of Catalan Independence

1 month ago / 0 comments

Until you experience things, you never quite believe what they are going to be like. Imagination is a wonderful thing, and we as human beings would be lost without it. But imagining what something is going to be like is never the same as being there in the flesh. The … Read More

Opinion: Just how badly did Tony Pulis hurt West Brom?

1 month ago / 0 comments

I’m sorry West Bromwich Albion fans, but Alan Pardew isn’t going to be the man who is going to bring long-term success to your football club. On a more positive contrary, if Tony Pulis has made you so bored of football that you’re thinking about picking up another hobby to … Read More