Tag Archive | League

Breaking Bayern

  With the absence of Jack Wilshere, Thomas Vermaelen and Wojciech Szczesny, even more people began writing us off before a ball had been kicked. The fact is we beat Bayern Munich in the Allianz Arena to end their twenty four game unbeaten run but went out on away goals. Despite this, Geoff Shreeves decides […]

Capital One Cup Final: Match Preview

This Sunday, Wembley will play host to one of the most unlikely cup finals in many years. League 2 side Bradford City face the challenge of overcoming Premier League opponents Swansea City. Ordinarily you’d expect the game to be a walk in the park for the Swans but the astonishing journey that has given Bradford […]

Transfer Deadline Day Round-Up

Premier League clubs managed to spend almost £130million during the window. 76 deals were completed across the UK on deadline day alone, here are the most influential deadline day deals to have been completed before the window closed at 11pm last night. Mario Balotelli to AC Milan from Manchester City – £19million The Italian had been struggling […]

Top 5 Premier League Transfers That Never Happened

These five transfers never actually materialised but if they did could have dramatically altered the futures of the clubs concerned. Its interesting to think how different the world of football may be today if these deals had actually gone ahead, anyway lets get to it. 5 – Yaya Touré to Arsenal The Belgian spent many weeks […]

Beckham Ends Galaxy Career on a High With a Truly Hollywood Ending

In January 2007 Beckham agreed a five year deal to sign for LA Galaxy reportedly worth £128 million from Spanish giants Real Madrid. Beckham was enduring a disappointing spell where he had fallen out with boss Fabio Capello and was dropped by England manager Steve McClaren. He joined up with the Galaxy squad at the […]

My Premiership Team of the Week

Above is my team of the week from the week-end’s Premier League games. They include: 17/11 Arsenal 5 – 2 Tottenham Hotspur 17/11 Manchester City 5 – 0 Aston Villa 17/11 Reading 2 – 1 Everton 17/11 Liverpool 3 – 0 Wigan Athletic 17/11 West Bromwich Albion 2 – 1 Chelsea 17/11 Newcastle United 1 […]

Radamel Falcao – Just how good is he?

There has been much speculation over the future of Atlético Madrid’s star Striker Radamel Falcao. The Colombian has been heavily linked with moves to Chelsea and even Manchester City. His current contract has a £48 million buy out clause which Chelsea are front runners to match in the new year. Before joining Atlético Falcao guided […]