Manchester United Could be in for a Rough Ride at Fulham
Manchester United Could be in for a Rough Ride at Fulham

Despite their current supremacy, their abundance of exquisite footballers and their unwavering determination to succeed on all fronts, Manchester United may find an FA Cup sixth round trip to Craven Cottage a difficult challenge to overcome tomorrow. Sir Alex Ferguson’s thoroughbreds continue to vanquish their opposition week after week, playing […]

Sky Sports Mock ITV over Missed Goal Blunder
Sky Sports Mock ITV over Missed Goal Blunder

During Saturday morning’s Soccer AM programme on Sky Sports, the programme mocked ITV’s midweek blunder of showing adverts instead of Everton’s winner against Liverpool in the FA Cup. Just as studio guest John Barnes was about to show everyone how good he was at baton twirling, the picture cut to […]

It is Time for The World Cup to Come Home, to England
It is Time for The World Cup to Come Home, to England

FIFA have a massive decision to make in December 2010: who will host the 2018 World Cup? There are many strong contenders to stage the tournament, from Australia to Russia, but there should really only be one country in FIFA’s minds. As well as looking at transport links and stadia, […]

Just One of Those Horrible Nights for Liverpool…
Just One of Those Horrible Nights for Liverpool…

January was a difficult month for Liverpool, from the frustrating draws to the distracting court hearings, and, though February began in encouraging fashion with the defeat of Chelsea, things continue to be miserable for Rafael Benitez and his men, with fierce rivals Everton this time inflicting the pain. Dan Gosling […]

Disgraceful FIFA Need Rules Shake-up after Boswinga Let-off
Disgraceful FIFA Need Rules Shake-up after Boswinga Let-off

When I first saw the news that Chelsea defender Jose Bosingwa will not be punished for his blatant stamp on the back of Liverpool midfielder Yossi Benayoun in yesterday’s Premier League clash, my first reaction was one of complete and utter disgust. How can such a violent act be overlooked […]

Selling Robbie Keane Could Be a Huge Mistake for Liverpool
Selling Robbie Keane Could Be a Huge Mistake for Liverpool

Having only scored five goals in the league and two in the Champions League, you might not think that letting Robbie Keane re-sign for Tottenham would be a particularly bad decision for Liverpool. But the Anfield staff and board should ask themselves this: what happens if Fernando Torres gets injured […]

Only a Miracle Will Save Premier League for Liverpool
Only a Miracle Will Save Premier League for Liverpool

So much has gone wrong for Liverpool in January. They have recorded no league wins, their captain has appeared in court, their manager got himself involved in stupid mind games with Sir Alex Ferguson and Everton forced them into a horribly-timed FA Cup replay at Goodison Park.  Oh, and Manchester […]

D-Day Approaches for Tottenham
D-Day Approaches for Tottenham

There are strong rumours today that Tottenham Hotspur are on the verge of signing Portsmouth striker Jermain Defoe and Middlesbrough winger Stewart Downing; two arrivals that could be hugely important in the club’s push to stay in the Premier League. Tottenham are a club famous for recruiting English talent, and […]

FA Cup Action Shows That the Romance is Not Evaporating
FA Cup Action Shows That the Romance is Not Evaporating

Though it would be fair to say that the past weekend of FA Cup football has not produced a great number of real shocks, it would be totally unreasonable to suggest that the smaller sides from the lower divisions have not been extremely tough opposition for some of the Premier […]

Liverpool End Anfield Drought with Impressive Bolton Hammering
Liverpool End Anfield Drought with Impressive Bolton Hammering

By Sam Dalton at Anfield Liverpool’s last three home performances in the league have drawn stinging criticism for a lack of creativity and spark in front of goal, and rightly so, but on Boxing Day the recent Anfield drought came to end quite magnificently, as a Robbie Keane-inspired home side […]

Top Three Set for Intriguing Premier League Showdown
Top Three Set for Intriguing Premier League Showdown

This season’s Premier League title race is turning into more of a 1500m running race, with the two front-runners too reluctant to step into first position because they are so worried that the competitor they are fiercely battling with will creep up and overtake them from behind when they can’t […]

Kinnear Must Stay On as Newcastle Seek Stability
Kinnear Must Stay On as Newcastle Seek Stability

It is not quite time for the champagne to come out at St James Park after Newcastle finally won their second match of the season against West Bromwich Albion and lifted themselves out of the drop zone, though for a moment in the press room afterwards Joe Kinnear considered the […]

Curbishley and Keegan Prove Foreign Owners Should Lerner from Randy
Curbishley and Keegan Prove Foreign Owners Should Lerner from Randy

If the decisions that Alan Curbishley and Kevin Keegan took earlier this season to leave their respective Premier League clubs doesn’t serve as good enough evidence to foreign owners that trying to get involved with matters on the pitch is a terrible idea, then the future hopes of some of […]

Ramos Faces Axe at Spurs Unless Results Improve
Ramos Faces Axe at Spurs Unless Results Improve

The last time Tottenham endured such a poor start to a season was the year the Titanic went down, and if the dreadful results continue at White Hart Lane in the coming weeks then manager Juande Ramos will be the one sinking into unemployment. The board and directors are unforgiving […]

Berbatov Sparking Manchester United Revival
Berbatov Sparking Manchester United Revival

Manchester United were not quite home and dry at a sodden Ewood Park yesterday evening but so comfortable was their victory over Blackburn Rovers that they must’ve felt as relaxed as if they were enjoying a kick-about in their own back yard. Sir Alex Ferguson is accustomed to watching his […]

Strong Start Gives Liverpool Platform to Glory
Strong Start Gives Liverpool Platform to Glory

Liverpool’s performances in the early stages of this campaign may not have been pretty, but with the club sitting level on points with Chelsea at the top of the Premier League and having earned two victories from two games in the Champions League, Kopites have plenty of reasons for hope […]

Babel and Riera Key for Liverpool
Babel and Riera Key for Liverpool

Following Albert Riera’s timely arrival at Liverpool on the last day of the transfer window, Rafa Benitez finally has two good wide players to deploy in his line-up who he can trust to produce excellent performances consistently. Ryan Babel can be played on either flank, but now that the left-footed […]