4 Ways To Shake Up the Insufferable International Breaks
4 Ways To Shake Up the Insufferable International Breaks

Let’s start with a clear statement. I don’t really like international football and I hate international breaks. I didn’t used to have this feeling, but I do now. I should also add that while I live in the United States, I am English, since that may be a factor.  The […]

How UEFA’s Financial Fair Play Concept Is Severely Flawed
How UEFA’s Financial Fair Play Concept Is Severely Flawed

Despite being a fan of one of the “big” teams I was quite excited when I first heard about Financial Fair Play. A system that could help balance the increasingly top heavy world of financial football. As a resident of the US, I could see how baseball, US football and […]

An Ode To John O’Shea
An Ode To John O’Shea

I love John O’Shea. Okay, it’s in that manly football fan kind of way, but still – I love John O’Shea. He’s my kind of player — not overly talented, not overly athletic and not overly handsome. But he will do a job for you anywhere, anytime, any place. Every […]

Premier League Survival: The 6 Teams Battling To Avoid Relegation
Premier League Survival: The 6 Teams Battling To Avoid Relegation

The relegation from and promotion to the Premier League is starting to shape up. Still room for decisions and intrigue but nowhere near as unclear as it was a few weeks ago. First, Premier League relegation. In my opinion the bottom six teams are still in the fight. Those above […]

Who Will Be Promoted From the Championship To Premier League?
Who Will Be Promoted From the Championship To Premier League?

Just like the bottom of the Premier League (which became even more congested this week), the top of the Championship presents a tangled mess of possibilities. With two automatic promotion spots on the line and playoffs for the next four, no one seems to want to grab hold of a […]

I Don’t Want Any Premier League Clubs Relegated, Except One
I Don’t Want Any Premier League Clubs Relegated, Except One

Who am I? I’m a 44 year old Brit who now lives in the US. I attended my first game in 1967, aged 6 months, and was a season ticket holder and Manchester United supporter during the dark times of the 70’s and 80’s (I’m ignoring my rebellious flirtation with […]