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”

The Premier League goal rush

After the first four matchdays of the 2020/21 season the Premier League has seen 144 goals scored in 38 fixtures. At this rate the season would end with an incredible 1,440 goals being scored. To put this into context, last season 1,034 goals were scored and the most goals scored in a 20-team Premier LeagueContinue reading “The Premier League goal rush”

Pep talk: Could Manchester City really sack Guardiola?

Manchester City’s 3-1 loss to Lyon means that Pep Guardiola has crashed out of the Champions League at the quarter-final stage in each of his four campaigns in the competition with City, spending £703 million in the process. This from the man who was brought in to conquer Europe with City and give owner SheikhContinue reading “Pep talk: Could Manchester City really sack Guardiola?”

Prediction: Every Premier League line up predicted for the 2020/21 season. Part 2.

As with part one, the following aims to predict the starting eleven and final league position of the remaining ten Premier League clubs, including play-off winners Fulham, ahead of the 2020/21 season. Confirmed signings, transfer rumours and feasible transfers are all taken into consideration to make these predictions. The final predicted league table concludes theContinue reading “Prediction: Every Premier League line up predicted for the 2020/21 season. Part 2.”