2016/17 Premier League Preview – Match Day 1

It’s back. The magnificent match day atmosphere. The waiting around for team sheets. Watching the game live and in full before reliving every highlight of every game with Gary Lineker on the BBC to the annoyance of many sisters, girlfriends, wives and mothers around the country who want the TV remote. I’m of course talking about the…

Euro 2016 Groups: Breakdown

  The European Championships are mere weeks away and as all the cup finals drew to a close all the attention is now diverted to France. The Euros promises everything us football fanatics are craving; entertainment, drama, wonderful play and of course goals that we will be talking for years.The groups for the Euros have been…

Team Focus – Aston Villa: What Next?

Aston Villa. A name synonymous with the Premier League. The first team in the world of football which wore the famous claret and blue colours and are rich in history in both England and the continental stage as well as being part of the elite group of teams that have never been relegated from the Premier League which…

Player Focus – Dele Alli

What a rise to the top Dele Alli has been in the past 12 months. In January of 2015 he was playing League 1 football, in the 3rd tier of English football. Fast forward to January 2016, he’s starting for a top Premier League side who are potentially pushing for the league title, a full…

Ballon D’or 2015: Who Should Win It?

What a year 2015 was for football. Countless broken records and new heights reached by both clubs and players who all strived to achieve the best.2015 saw the craziest and wonderfully crazy things happen such as Chelsea’s implosion, Barcelona beating Real Madrid 4-0 at the Bernabeu and Messi’s delicious goal against Bayern Munich in which he…

Player Comparison – John Stones and Eric Dier

England always looking for the next best player, and the face of ‘England’s saviour’ changes every 6 months it seems, Jack Rodwell, Andy Carroll and Phil Jones were once labeled England’s next best thing, and all three of their careers have taken a downwards spiral since their overhyped career start. with only one of them…

Player Focus – Baba Rahman

Over the past two decades, world-class and quality African players have emerged on the European scene such as Samuel Eto’o, Jay-Jay Okocha and Abedi Pele, as well as his sons Andre and Jordan Ayew. Abedi, who comes from Ghana, is widely regarded as the pioneer of African football and was one of the first footballers from the continent of…

Premier League Opening Weekend 15/16: Review

It’s here. It’s here in all of its glory. The Premier League is back and as the clock strikes midnight and it become the 8th of August, from that point on I could feel the excitement building up and bubbling over within fans around the world. Through out the entire summer, some quality signings were made…

Barclays Premier League Preview & Predictions – 2015/2016

It’s nearly upon us. The magnificent match days. The waiting around for team sheets. Watching the 3pm kick off and reliving every highlight of every game with Gary Lineker on the BBC before switching the channel when Amish comes on. I’m of course talking about the start of the new Barclays Premier League season. Last season saw…