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…

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…

Player Comparison – John Stones and Eric Dier

England always looking for the next best player, and the face of ‘England’s saviour’ changes every 6 months it seems, Jack Rodwell, Andy Carroll and Phil Jones were once labeled England’s next best thing, and all three of their careers have taken a downwards spiral since their overhyped career start. with only one of them…

Is Gareth Bale really worth £100 million?

Currently the most expensive player is C.Ronaldo who Real Madrid bought from Manchester United for a record fee of £80 million. Bale and Ronaldo are both left wingers and both have similar traits, they are very fast and agile and they both have a monstrous shot on them. Ronaldo was at United for 6 years…

Player Comparison: Gareth Bale and Eden Hazard

Arguably, Bale and Hazard had a huge effect on their respective club’s performance although Spurs did not achieve their season target which was to secure a Champions League place, Bale helped them finish 5th which could have easily been taken by Everton. Bale also won 2 awards, PFA player of the year and also PFA…