Author Archives: Mark Lilley

Shane Long Deserves a Long Overdue Apology From Alan Hutton

Posted on by Mark Lilley

Shane Long went on air after West Brom’s victory this week to say “I didn’t receive any apology over the [Alan Hutton] tackle.” To me this is disgraceful. Shane Long has been out for a month. And after that particular … Continue reading

David Luiz: Determining His Best Position On The Pitch

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David Luiz

If one thing has become painfully obvious in the last month or two, it is that David Luiz is not a centre back. In Chelsea’s recent games they have conceded goals like they haven’t done in a long, long time. … Continue reading

Is Shane Long the Premier League’s Bargain of the Season?

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About  two weeks ago Roy Hodgson said that West Bromwich Albion’s deal for Shane Long was “potentially the bargain of the season.” Shane Long moved from Reading in the Championship to the Baggies for a fee of £4.5 million (potentially … Continue reading