Report Card On Liverpool Under Manager Brendan Rodgers
Report Card On Liverpool Under Manager Brendan Rodgers

Traditionally, November’s first week is an important one for the English Premier League. Managers new and old are being evaluated, having overseen approximately 10 matches for which credit or blame must be assigned. Every year managers at the foot of the table are under pressure, although, the manager under the […]

Despite Poor Week For Liverpool, It’s Not As Bad As It Seems
Despite Poor Week For Liverpool, It’s Not As Bad As It Seems

Shambolic is the only way to describe Liverpool’s season so far. Admittedly, they have won a trophy and adding the F.A. Cup in May is a distinct possibility. Silverware is never a bad thing, but a 7th place finish in the Premier League would be. For a club with its resources […]

Arsene Wenger and Kenny Dalglish are Untouchable, For Better or for Worse
Arsene Wenger and Kenny Dalglish are Untouchable, For Better or for Worse

The managerial merry-go-round is one of the unpleasant facets of Premier League football. Too often, the board members of clubs are quick to sack a manager due to a string of poor results or because of outside pressure. The objective of dismissing a manager is, of course, to effect change. […]

Capello Isn’t the Only Italian Manager Under Pressure
Capello Isn’t the Only Italian Manager Under Pressure

For the managers of Ireland and England, all problems are relative. After England secured a place in the European Championships with a draw away to Montenegro, one might have expected a reprieve for Fabio Capello and his men. An undefeated qualifying campaign is usually grounds for celebration, or at least […]

The Ups and Downs of QPR’s Premier League Season So Far
The Ups and Downs of QPR’s Premier League Season So Far

There hasn’t been a dull moment at Queens Park Rangers yet, but that was bound to be the case wasn’t it? With a manager more than willing to share his thoughts in front of a microphone and Joey Barton willing to do the same through social media, the excitement surrounding […]

Tottenham 2-1 Arsenal: Chasm Widening Between Two North London Clubs
Tottenham 2-1 Arsenal: Chasm Widening Between Two North London Clubs

After the 90 minutes had been played, no one was surprised at the result. More than anything, that defines the new era in the North London derby. Tottenham’s 2-1 victory over Arsenal at White Hart Lane was not simply three points in the standings and a vanquishing of a rival. […]

One De Gea at a Time for Manchester United’s Goalkeeper
One De Gea at a Time for Manchester United’s Goalkeeper

Now that the dust has settled on the first month of his Premier League career, it’s time for the first meaningful analysis of David De Gea’s start at Manchester United. In De Gea’s case, a common sense approach needs to be adopted to dissect his play at United thus far. […]

Squad Rotation Key Element to Premier League Title Race
Squad Rotation Key Element to Premier League Title Race

Although the red and blue halves of Manchester have burst out of the gates like a Grand National winner, the Premier League is a marathon, not a sprint. Accordingly, it would be the epitome of folly to write off Chelsea’s championship drive at such an early stage. Especially when one […]