Tag : premier league

The Circus that is Manchester United

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Photo credit: (SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images) I remember when I was eleven years old and a friend of my father couldn’t attend Old Trafford on a cold night in January as Manchester United hosted Watford. Lucky for me, he lent us a pair of season tickets and I watched United cruise to … Read More

Salah’s sumptuous season seals prize

5 months ago / 0 comments

Liverpool’s ‘Egyptian King’ Mo Salah scooped the PFA Player of the Year award on Sunday night, as he seeks to break further Liverpool and Premier League records in what has been a spectacular season for the winger. For some time, it has been a two-horse race for the accolade, but … Read More

Manchester City clinch title with ease

5 months ago / 0 comments

It seems rather ironic that the most worthy of Premier League champions clinched their title in such an unexciting fashion, as strugglers West Brom managed a 1-0 win against Manchester City’s closest challengers Manchester United to gift City their first Premier League crown since 2014, and their third title in … Read More

Wenger to leave Arsenal

5 months ago / 0 comments

Arsene Wenger has announced he is set to leave Arsenal at the end of this season, the club he has been manager of for nearly 22 years. For many university students who are Arsenal fans, they have known no other manager in their lifetime. He has won three Premier League … Read More

Pep Guardiola is building a dynasty on one half of Manchester; the other half can merely stand by and hark back to glories of the past

6 months ago / 0 comments

One moment, in Manchester City’s decisive 3-1 victory over Everton on Saturday evening, encapsulated – more than any other – what this seasons’ champions-in-waiting are all about. And what their neighbours are so distant from. A stray long ball from Wayne Rooney found itself at the feet of Ederson Moraes, … Read More

Football’s VAR: The Story So Far

7 months 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

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

7 months 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

Opinion: Why Watford’s managerial chop and change is a formula to follow

8 months ago / 0 comments

Gino Pozzo appointing 8 managers in less than 6 seasons since his arrival at Watford may suggest that his tenure has been far from successful – but with Watford looking likely to secure their 4th consecutive season in the Premier League, Pozzo’s regime proves that there is more to running … Read More

Transfer Deadline Day: How It Happened

8 months ago / 0 comments

19:30 And with that, we are sadly going to have to bring this to an end. We shall be bringing you a round-up of all the transfer dealings at the end of the night, but for now, we have to bring this live blog to a close. It’s been fun. … Read More

Alexis Sanchez Nears Arsenal Exit

8 months ago / 0 comments

Manchester United are currently firm favourites for Alexis Sanchez’s signature, who looks as if his time at The Emirates is finally coming to an end this month. United are currently in discussions with Arsenal for a £30 million deal with Henrikh Mkhitaryan reportedly going the other way. Sanchez, who has only … Read More