Time For Everton’s Ross Barkley To Shine In Merseyside Derby!

Everton recorded a fine 3-2 victory over West Bromwich Albion at the Hawthorns, a great result with city rivals Liverpool up next for the Toffees. Roberto Martinez will have been extremely pleased with his teams great fightback, coming from two goals down to seal the win over WBA and sending them up to fifth in […]

Who Are The Leading Candidates To Win The FA Cup This Season?

The FA Cup is one of football’s oldest and most prestigious club competitions and many of England’s top teams will be looking to win the trophy this season. Arsenal have won the competition in each of the past two seasons and Arsene Wenger will be looking to earn a third successive victory as he edges […]

Mark Warburton Has To Get Used To Rangers Criticism

Rangers returned to winning ways this weekend after they lost their first game of the season last Tuesday night. After the Gers 4-0 away victory at Greenock Morton, boss Mark Warburton described the reaction to his sides 3-1 loss to St Johnstone in the League Cup as ‘over the top‘ and ‘disrespectful’. Warburton also pointed […]

Manchester United Can Win This Premier League Title But Will Need Slice Of Luck!

After a long wait Manchester United finally reached the summit of the English Premier League once again. Louis van Gaal’s men watched on as rivals Manchester City slipped up against Tottenham Hotspur, a few hours later United defeated bottom of the table side Sunderland 3-0 at Old Trafford. That win secured them top spot with a […]

Overly Cautious Manchester City Hand Rivals The Initiative

Manchester City were very lacklustre and sluggish in their clash today against Tottenham Hotspur and ended up losing the Premier League fixture by four goals to one. The match was strewn with mistakes from the officials but that doesn’t paper over the cracks that Man City showed during the ninety minutes. Eyebrows were raised when […]

Goals Will Come For Spurs Man Harry Kane

It’s can’t be easy being an English striker and being dubbed the next Alan Shearer. Add on the pressure of being tagged Tottenham Hotspur’s main goalscoring threat and you can see why Harry Kane is so desperate to get back on the scoresheet for his club! The hitman has failed to score for the White […]

Could Carlo Ancelotti End Liverpool’s Italian Curse?

Struggling to a penalties victory over League Two side Carlisle United in the League Cup is going to do nothing but heap more pressure on Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers. His week wasn’t helped when two players who flopped under his management worked wonders at other sides. Mario Balotelli struck a vital freekick in a win for […]

Rangers Still Very Much A Work In Progress

Rangers and their large fanbase came crashing back down to earth as the Championship side’s eleven game winning run came to an abrupt halt as St Johnstone cruised to a 3-1 win at Ibrox. The Premiership team came to Glasgow with a plan, stuck to it and were rewarded. It was a lesson for new […]

Surely We Can Call Peter Schmeichel World Class!

Sir Alex Ferguson is a hero of mine, I’m a bit biased as we are both proud Glaswegians. But I think he’s got it wrong when he suggest’s that he’s only managed four world-class players. In his new book (yes another one) he says that he believes that Ryan Giggs, Eric Cantona, Cristiano Ronaldo and […]

West Ham’s Winston Reid Is The Man The Big Boys Let Get Away!

In the past couple of seasons the biggest sides in the English Premier League have thrown millions at central defenders in a bid to become harder to breakdown. In terms of getting in the right personnel those sides have brought in a mixed bag of quality and none of them look particularly solid at the back. […]