Arsenal Hanging On Due to Rival Failings

Arsenal suffered a disappointing 0 – 1 defeat away to Sheffield United on Monday night, halting any potential seasonal momentum. The Gunners laboured to a 1 – 0 home win against Bournemouth before the international break. Not the most inspiring performance, but something that could have been built upon. Instead, Monday’s defeat highlighted familiar failings

Jurgen Klopp Bemoans UTD Defending, VAR in Draw

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp let his frustration show following Liverpool’s 1 – 1 draw with Manchester United at Old Trafford. In the grand scheme of a title race, a point at Old Trafford is a good point. However in the current circumstances, the still-unbeaten Liverpool can’t rest on their laurels. Their six point lead over

Nigel Winterburn: Wimbledon Scared a Lot of Teams

Ex Arsenal left back Nigel Winterburn is one of those players who bridges the divide between old and new. Nigel Winterburn was at Arsenal for the start of Arsene Wenger’s revolutionary reign. He was a part of the famous English back five who credit Wenger’s modern methods with extending their careers. At Arsenal, he played

Where Will Jose Mourinho End Up Next?

According to the bookies, we could see Jose Mourinho back in football management sooner rather than later. Over the past several weeks, chatter about Jose Mourinho returning to management has increased. Jose Mourinho has certainly been talking himself up in his current role as a pundit. Reportedly, he has been learning German and this would

Aaron Connolly in Contention to Face Georgia on Saturday

Brighton striker Aaron Connolly has changed the mind of Ireland manager Mick McCarthy with his performance against Spurs. Aaron Connolly (19) scored two goals in an overall electric display in Brighton’s 3 – 0 victory over the weekend.  The Galway teenager has played himself into the public consciousness as well as into contention for the

Excitement Building Over Kieran Tierney

There was concern over the availability of Arsenal left back Kieran Tierney this week when he withdrew from the Scotland squad. His unavailability for Scotland’s upcoming fixtures had gunners fans worried that he had suffered a setback in his injury recovery. So far, Kieran Tierney has been eased back into action for his new team,

Champions League Struggles Of Liverpool & Spurs Change Odds

Both Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur are suffering something of a Champions League hangover in the competition’s group stage this season. Last year’s finalists both have a challenge on their hands to qualify from their groups following questionable performances so far. Tottenham in Group B have one point after two games, five behind first placed Bayern