Scouting Report – Who Can Be England’s New Captain?

Leading your country out on to the pitch with the national anthem blaring out in the stadium and all four walls of the stadium bouncing as they anticipate to see their country’s best face off against the best the world has to offer. It’s a dream of a lifetime of every boy and only a select…

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Player Focus – Gabriel Jesus

Ronaldo. Ronaldinho. Rivaldo. Kaka. Carlos. The list goes on. The Brazilians of yesteryear dominated world football for decades and in fact the history books as being the holders of five world cup triumphs and eight Copa America titles as well as being ingrained in history as a country rich in world-class country and flair. Brazil…

Player Comparison – Paulo Dybala and Antoine Griezmann

A young clinical forward with potential as high as the sky. The hardest thing to acquire and the hardest thing to keep. Over the past few years, there haven’t been many more young players who’ve excited and impressed more than Juventus’ Paulo Dybala and Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann. Both spearhead their respective teams’ attack although this…

Tactic Analysis – Pep Guardiola and Manchester City

Pep Guardiola has come to Manchester and Manchester welcomed him with open arms. Well the blue side anyway. The red side of Manchester watched with gritted teeth as the Spaniard was confirmed as the successor to Manuel Pellegrini as Manchester City manager in January as his contract ran down at Bayern Munich. This was met with…

2016/17 Premier League Preview – Match Day 2

Well. What an exciting weekend we all had with the Premier League being back. Yes people complain about the re-branding(or unbranding) of the premier league, the new logo, the new match ball even the new MOTM award, which admittedly looks like an aftershave box, we’re all happy it’s back. As the Premier League season’s curtains were drawn back,…

2016/17 Premier League Preview – Match Day 1

It’s back. The magnificent match day atmosphere. The waiting around for team sheets. Watching the game live and in full before reliving every highlight of every game with Gary Lineker on the BBC to the annoyance of many sisters, girlfriends, wives and mothers around the country who want the TV remote. I’m of course talking about the…

Euro 2016 Groups: Breakdown

  The European Championships are mere weeks away and as all the cup finals drew to a close all the attention is now diverted to France. The Euros promises everything us football fanatics are craving; entertainment, drama, wonderful play and of course goals that we will be talking for years.The groups for the Euros have been…

Team Focus – Aston Villa: What Next?

Aston Villa. A name synonymous with the Premier League. The first team in the world of football which wore the famous claret and blue colours and are rich in history in both England and the continental stage as well as being part of the elite group of teams that have never been relegated from the Premier League which…

Player Focus – Dele Alli

What a rise to the top Dele Alli has been in the past 12 months. In January of 2015 he was playing League 1 football, in the 3rd tier of English football. Fast forward to January 2016, he’s starting for a top Premier League side who are potentially pushing for the league title, a full…

Ballon D’or 2015: Who Should Win It?

What a year 2015 was for football. Countless broken records and new heights reached by both clubs and players who all strived to achieve the best.2015 saw the craziest and wonderfully crazy things happen such as Chelsea’s implosion, Barcelona beating Real Madrid 4-0 at the Bernabeu and Messi’s delicious goal against Bayern Munich in which he…