Manchester City’s Ronaldo Loss is United’s Gain, but What Does This Mean for Both Clubs?

Cristiano Ronaldo is a Manchester United player once more. A turbulent day in this already crazy transfer market has seen Cristiano Ronaldo sign for former club Manchester United, just hours after he seemed destined to sign for city-rivals, Manchester City. In a day that would have been fit for the yellow tie of deadline-day hypeContinue reading “Manchester City’s Ronaldo Loss is United’s Gain, but What Does This Mean for Both Clubs?”

Part Two: Every Premier League Team’s Predicted Starting Eleven for the 2021/22 Season

The Premier League kicks off on Friday 13th of August, with Championship play-off winners Brentford at home to Arsenal the curtain raiser. With just a month having passed since the European Championship and Copa America ending, and a handful of players also competing in the Olympics, it has been a manager’s nightmare to organise theirContinue reading “Part Two: Every Premier League Team’s Predicted Starting Eleven for the 2021/22 Season”

Part One: Every Premier League Team’s Predicted Starting Eleven for the 2021/22 Season

The Premier League kicks off on Friday 13th of August, with Championship play-off winners Brentford at home to Arsenal the curtain raiser. With just a month having passed since the European Championship and Copa America ending, and a handful of players also competing in the Olympics, it has been a manager’s nightmare to organise theirContinue reading “Part One: Every Premier League Team’s Predicted Starting Eleven for the 2021/22 Season”

Breakthrough Loan Spells: Romelu Lukaku at West Bromwich Albion

Year: 2012/13 Appearances: 38 Goals: 17 Romelu Lukaku is Belgium’s record goalscorer, he is the youngest foreign player to 100 Premier League goals, and, most recently, a Serie A winner. If reports are to be believed then he is soon to be a Chelsea player once more, as Thomas Tuchel’s men look to bring himContinue reading “Breakthrough Loan Spells: Romelu Lukaku at West Bromwich Albion”

Breakthrough Loan Spells: Daniel Sturridge at Bolton Wanderers

Year: 2011 Appearances: 12 Goals: 8 Daniel Sturridge is currently training with newly-promoted, La Liga side, Real Mallorca, after a disappointing couple of years for the centre forward. A few injury ravaged seasons, combined with a four-month gambling ban which cut short a spell at Turkish club Trabzonspor, have meant that Sturridge is seeking aContinue reading “Breakthrough Loan Spells: Daniel Sturridge at Bolton Wanderers”

2021/22: 5 Young Players That Could Take the Premier League by Storm

With the 2021/22 season fast approaching, Premier League sides have begun their pre-season preparations. A combination of major international tournaments, such as Euro 2020 and Copa América, plus the financial impact of the Covid pandemic, have meant that the transfer market has been relatively slow to date. Jadon Sancho has finally completed his big-money moveContinue reading “2021/22: 5 Young Players That Could Take the Premier League by Storm”

Every Current Premier League Club’s Record Signing

With the European Championship now in full flow, and at the forefront of people’s attention, the transfer window has taken something of a back seat. However, there are still the inevitable rumours circulating the gossip columns, and clubs all around the world will be casting an eye over any talent that could emerge in thisContinue reading “Every Current Premier League Club’s Record Signing”

How Sheik Mansour’s Early Spending Set The Foundation For Manchester City’s Success

Manchester City have established themselves as one of the top clubs in world football. They have won the Premier League this season in remarkable fashion, especially considering they have played without a recognised striker for the majority of the campaign, and were eighth at Christmas. They have also won their fourth consecutive League Cup, withContinue reading “How Sheik Mansour’s Early Spending Set The Foundation For Manchester City’s Success”

Huge Summer Squad Overhaul Vital to Future of Southampton

After a wretched first few months of 2021, Southampton have stumbled to maintaining their Premier League status for another season. A season that started so well, with the Saints briefly topping the table in November, has fizzled out to a disappointing end. With three games remaining of the 2020/21 season, the highest Southampton can finishContinue reading “Huge Summer Squad Overhaul Vital to Future of Southampton”

Is Chris Wood the Premier League’s Most Underrated Striker?

Chris Wood scored the first Premier League hat-trick of his career on Sunday 25th April, as an impressive Burnley beat Wolverhampton Wanderers 4-0. In doing so, he became the first player from New Zealand to score a Premier League hat-trick and also took his tally for the season up to ten top flight goals. HeContinue reading “Is Chris Wood the Premier League’s Most Underrated Striker?”

What Next for Tottenham Hotspur?

On the morning of Sunday 25th April, Tottenham Hotspur were looking ahead to a final where they could end their club’s 13 year with for a trophy. By Sunday evening they had lost the Carabao Cup final with a whimper and, in truth, were extremely fortunate to have only lost 1-0 to a dominant ManchesterContinue reading “What Next for Tottenham Hotspur?”

The Nomad Footballer Series: Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Nomad: a person who does not stay long in the same place; a wanderer. Clubs: Malmö, Ajax, Juventus, Inter Milan, Barcelona, AC Milan (loan), AC Milan, Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester United, LA Galaxy, AC Milan Countries played in: 7 Most professional footballers go through their whole career only having a handful of clubs. In fact, someContinue reading “The Nomad Footballer Series: Zlatan Ibrahimovic”

The Nomad Footballer Series: Nicolas Anelka

Nomad: a person who does not stay long in the same place; a wanderer. Clubs: Paris Saint-Germain, Arsenal, Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain, Liverpool (loan), Manchester City, Fenerbahce, Bolton Wanderers, Chelsea, Shanghai Shenhua, Juventus (loan), West Bromwich Albion, Mumbai City Countries played in: 7 Most professional footballers go through their whole career only having a handfulContinue reading “The Nomad Footballer Series: Nicolas Anelka”

The Nomad Footballer Series: Craig Bellamy

Nomad: a person who does not stay long in the same place; a wanderer. Clubs: Norwich City, Coventry City, Newcastle United, Celtic (loan), Blackburn Rovers, Liverpool, West Ham United, Manchester City, Cardiff City (loan), Liverpool, Cardiff City Countries played in: 2 Most professional footballers go through their whole career only having a handful of clubs.Continue reading “The Nomad Footballer Series: Craig Bellamy”

The Nomad Footballer Series: Emmanuel Adebayor

Nomad: A person who does not stay long in the same place; a wanderer. Clubs: Metz, Monaco, Arsenal, Manchester City, Real Madrid (loan), Tottenham Hotspur (loan), Tottenham Hotspur, Crystal Palace, Istanbul Basaksehir, Kayserispor, Olimpia Countries played in: 5 Most professional footballers go through their whole career only having a handful of clubs. In fact, someContinue reading “The Nomad Footballer Series: Emmanuel Adebayor”

Every Premier League Club’s Most Underrated Player

The Premier League is rife with big name stars that stand out for their respective teams week on week. The likes of Kevin De Bruyne, Bruno Fernandes and Mohamed Salah find themselves discussed at length by football pundits, journalists and fans alike on a frequent basis. However, what about the other players in the league.Continue reading “Every Premier League Club’s Most Underrated Player”