Liverpool Lost More Than A Player In Caicedo Saga

Ecuadorian midfielder Moises Caicedo is now a Chelsea player despite a late attempt by Liverpool to sign him. Moises Caicedo and Chelsea looked destined for each other throughout the entire summer. It appeared only a matter of Chelsea offering a fee Brighton deemed acceptable. In the end, that is what happened, except Liverpool decided to

Jurrien Timber Faces Lengthy Absence With Knee Injury

If you’re Jurrien Timber, a young dutch player who moved from Ajax to Arsenal, you probably think football is beautiful. However, football can be as cruel as it is beautiful, as Jurrien Timber discovered on Saturday. The 22-year-old defender sustained a nasty knee injury in his Premier League debut against Nottingham forest. The injury, or

Is The New Time Wasting Policy Good For The Game?

The Community Shield on Sunday saw an introduction of the Premier League’s new time wasting policy to English football. The Community Shield is the traditional curtain raiser of the English football season. It’s also an occasion to trial and if you will, announce new refereeing policies. There were a total of 13 added minutes after

Arsenal Handed Boost With Community Shield Win

The significance of the Community Shield is debated ad infinitum on an annual basis as the season gets underway. As a barometer for success in the upcoming season, it is not significant at all. Ten of the last eleven Community Shield winners have not gone on to win the Premier League. Manchester City lost the

Community Shield Preview: Arsenal VS Manchester City

Arsenal face Manchester City at Wembley in the Community Shield on Sunday in a repeat of last season’s title race.  However, Arsenal are in the Community Shield by default as Manchester City won the treble last season. That, currently, is the difference between the two teams. It is not advisable to draw sweeping conclusions from

David Raya Linked With Arsenal Switch

Brentford goalkeeper David Raya has been linked with a move to Arsenal in recent days for a reported £40 million.  It’s a surprising story for a multitude of reasons. For one thing, Arsenal already have five goalkeepers in their squad. Number 1 Aaron Ramsdale signed a new contract towards the end of last season and