Matt Jones

Matt has been writing for World Soccer Talk for more than two years, contributing pieces about myriad topics and regularly lending his voice to the podcast. Matt has covered games live for the website from a host of venues, including Wembley, London and the ANZ Stadium, Sydney. He is a regular at Goodison Park where he watches his beloved Everton, but harbours an unyielding interest in all aspects of European soccer. You can get in touch with Matt via e-mail at mattjones@worldsoccertalk.com or on Twitter @MattJFootball
Top 5 must-see soccer games on TV this weekend
Top 5 must-see soccer games on TV this weekend

It’s always entertaining when a division which has been dominated by a certain team starts with the champions a little out of sync, and that’s what’s happened in Serie A this season. No surprise, then, that two of our five selections this week do come from the Italian top flight, […]

Ross Barkley is confident, mature and back in the groove for Everton
Ross Barkley is confident, mature and back in the groove for Everton

There were plenty of parallels to draw between the fortunes of Everton and Ross Barkley last season. They were each jaded, tepid and lacking confidence. Fanatical supporters lost patience with both and were more than happy to make those feelings heard. The result was an underwhelming campaign; foreboding feelings of promise would […]

Top 5 must-see soccer games on TV this weekend
Top 5 must-see soccer games on TV this weekend

Each of our five games comes from a different league this weekend, as domestic actions gets down to the weekly grind in a host of European leagues. Once again, there’s a cracking contest to come from the Premier League which will get the weekend underway, this time with two local […]

Top 5 must-see soccer games on TV this weekend
Top 5 must-see soccer games on TV this weekend

Just the three massive derby matches this weekend for us to savor, as domestic soccer returns following an international hiatus. England, Italy and Argentina will all have their biggest rivalries played out. In addition, there’s a massive crunch clash from the Premier League and an encounter between the two previous […]

Top 5 must-see soccer games on TV this weekend
Top 5 must-see soccer games on TV this weekend

Sometimes a weekend of soccer works out perfectly. It’ll be varied, including games from different leagues, at different times, with plenty riding on them. Thankfully, this weekend looks set to be one of those. Five quality games all spread nicely over two days from arguably the five most exciting leagues […]

Why it’s time to consider David Silva amongst the Premier League greats
Why it’s time to consider David Silva amongst the Premier League greats

It’s not often home supporters come out of their stadium after a poor result in awe of an opposition player. Usually, your own side’s unsatisfactory performance, a dubious refereeing decision or any kind of subsequent emotional veneer clouds judgement. But Manchester City’s David Silva managed to achieve the aforementioned rare […]

Top 5 must-see soccer games on TV this weekend
Top 5 must-see soccer games on TV this weekend

La Liga and Serie A are the two latest European leagues to get underway this week and we’ve picked one match from each division as part of our quintet of must-see matches. In addition, Sunday sees what looks set to be a tantalizing clash between two of the most high […]

Top 5 must-see soccer games on TV this weekend
Top 5 must-see soccer games on TV this weekend

Domestic soccer in Europe is back in full swing and that means the return of our weekly piece picking out the best five games for you to savor this weekend. The Premier League is into its second round of matches and Sunday will see two tantalizing clashes played, which could have […]