Tag Archives: Tony Adams

Does Marlon King Deserve Another Chance In Football?

Posted on by Rob McCluskey

Striker Marlon King has recently been released from prison and after his freedom he conducted an interview with Sky Sports where many thought he came across as quite genuine, although others saw him as a wolf in sheep’s clothing. King … Continue reading

Top 7 Football Managers Who Should Be Put Out To Pasture

Posted on by Christopher Harris

While having a drink at a local coffee shop Wednesday evening with Kartik Krishnaiyer, the topic of Graeme Souness came up and what an abysmal football manager he was especially at Newcastle. It got me thinking, though, that just as … Continue reading

Portsmouth Need To Sort The Takeover Out Quickly

Posted on by Paul Bestall

The Premiership season begins on August 15th, just under four weeks away and for most clubs in the top flight, July has seen them scurrying about trying to strengthen their squads. At Fratton Park however, Portsmouth find themselves hampered by … Continue reading

The Relegation Rumble: Portsmouth

Posted on by tyduffy

Until late October, Portsmouth seemed destined for a mid-table season. After a rough August start against Chelsea and Man United, the trophy-winning club won four out of seven matches, looking frisky once again. Then Harry Redknapp left for the Tottenham … Continue reading

Middlesbrough Are In Freefall

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Why can everyone else see Middlesbrough’s problems but Steve Gibson? Whilst his support for Southgate is edifying, it worries me that the Chairman seems so detached from the situation Boro are in by continuing to back Southgate over the evidence … Continue reading

Four Tips For Helping Premier League Footballers Handle The Recession

Posted on by tyduffy

From an extravagant Russian billionaire to the post-peak stripper living paycheck to paycheck, the economic crisis has affected all.  At some point, the recession will even reach the insular world of Premier League footballers.  To help these normally fiscally free … Continue reading

Premier League Clubs Can’t Afford to Be Patient With Managers

Posted on by tyduffy

The firings of Tony Adams by Portsmouth and Big Phil Scolari by Chelsea brought the total number of clubs that have changed managers this season to seven, and the number of managerial changes to eight.  That turnover rate seems quite … Continue reading

Portsmouth Sacking Adams Now Makes No Sense

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Poor Tony Adams, he can’t even win the headlines on the day he loses his job. Why have Portsmouth taken the decision to sack Tony Adams after the Liverpool game? It is an ludicrous decision to sack a manager after … Continue reading

Breaking News: Tony Adams Sacked as Portsmouth Manager

Posted on by Johnathan Starling

Despite saying that he’s going no where, Portsmouth feel like they have had enough. The Telegraph are reporting that come Monday morning, Tony Adams will be officially sacked as manager after only 22 games in fifteen weeks in charge. His … Continue reading

Snow Wreaks Havoc on Transfer Deadline, and FA Cup

Posted on by Johnathan Starling

Don’t you just love the weather? Thanks to snow that has been unkind to transport within the UK, the five  pm transfer deadline got extended. Now obviously the catch to that was deals had to already been agreed and loose … Continue reading

Reviewing the Rookie Managers of the English Premier League

Posted on by James Harris

The English Premier League provides the biggest stage in the world for players, managers, and coaches alike to showcase their various skills and talents.  Audiences in the millions around the world watch teams and players, as fans tune into whatever … Continue reading

Age No Barrier For Fabregas

Posted on by Paul Bestall

So the dust has finally settled on William Gallas’ ill judged outburst with Arsene Wengers decision to strip him of the captaincy and replace him with Cesc Fabregas immediately. Wenger had to make a big decision in the circumstances and whilst … Continue reading

Tony Adams Will Learn to Regret His Defoe Quit Threat

Posted on by Christopher Harris

New Portsmouth manager Tony Adams said late last week that he would quit if Portsmouth sold Jermain Defoe. While I’m sure that most Pompey fans would agree that Defoe needs to stay, Adams’s comment shows his immaturity as a manager. … Continue reading

The Portsmouth Offside Trap

Posted on by James Harris

Remember the scene and line from the Full Monty when the ex-boss, Gerald was trying to get the lads to lineup and Dave the pie man finally figures it out by proclaiming it’s the “Arsenal Offside Trap”  ”The Arsenal offside trap. Lomper … Continue reading