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Juventus: Ten Years on

Juventus: Ten Years on

Juventus have just sealed their 5th straight Serie A title.   That is a remarkable achievement in any league in the world, but perhaps what is even more remarkable is the club itself. Ten years ago, Juventus were caught up in a match fixing scandal that not only saw them relegated to the second tier […]

PFA Player of the Year: Did Mahrez deserve to win?

PFA Player of the Year: Did Mahrez deserve to win?

Riyad Mahrez is officially the PFA Player of the Year for the 2015/16 season. Great news for Foxes’ fans, but did Riyad really deserve the award or were there others more ‘deserving’ of the honour? With 17 goals and 11 assists in the league this year, it is hard to argue with the result. Arguing […]

The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly of Being an Arsenal Fan

The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly of Being an Arsenal Fan

The Good: Arsenal has been the class of the EPL for almost as long as I have been alive. They are an automatic lock for a top four finish every season, which grants them a bid to the annual Champions League tournament. Always contending for a title in England and competing against the very best […]

The Wenger Wonderment – Has Arsène lost his way?

The Wenger Wonderment – Has Arsène lost his way?

Arsenal have been here before. The Gunners have finished in the top 4 of the Premier League for the past decade, but have not won the title since the 2003/04 season. Through many of these seasons the traditional English powerhouses such as Chelsea and Manchester United have claimed the ultimate prize, but this season was […]

Champions League Round of 16 Draw is Kinder to Some than Others

Champions League Round of 16 Draw is Kinder to Some than Others

The games for the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 have been set. So how did it turn out for teams like Arsenal, Chelsea, Real Madrid, Barcelona, PSG, and Man City? Fans will be treated to several rematches from last year in addition to some fresh and exciting pairings. Some teams definitely made out better […]

Barcelona conquer a brave Juventus in Berlin to become the Kings of Europe

Barcelona conquer a brave Juventus in Berlin to become the Kings of Europe

Olympiastadion, Berlin was the stage for the highly anticipated UEFA Champions League 2015 Final in Berlin on Saturday the 6th of June. With an expected worldwiide audience of 300 million viewers, a nervy first few possessions from Barcelona were immediately quashed, as a tantalising switched of play saw Messi finding Neymar, who linked with Iniesta […]

UEFA Champions League: Which  Teams Will Advance to the Finals?

UEFA Champions League: Which Teams Will Advance to the Finals?

The UEFA Champions League is once again at its business end and the four teams vying for the right to take old big ears home are some of the biggest names in European football. Juventus, Bayern Munich, Barcelona and Real Madrid are the four behemoths still in the tournament, but the main question that needs […]

THE OLD LADY SINGS IN MADRID AS JUVENTUS BEAT THE DEFENDING CHAMPIONS

THE OLD LADY SINGS IN MADRID AS JUVENTUS BEAT THE DEFENDING CHAMPIONS

There will be no all Spanish final in Berlin for next month’s Champions League Final as ‘the Old Lady’ proves too resilient for the defending champions Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabéu on Wednesday night.   The highly anticipated fixture followed a hotly contested encounter in Torino where a Carlos Tevez penalty proved the difference […]

Don’t believe the hype…

Don’t believe the hype…

  Brendan Rodger’s spin doctor must be ready for the sack. St Patrick’s Day and Liverpool were on the charge, rolling back the years and challenging the top teams once again in the league and looking to qualify for the Champion’s League. Yes, March 17th –six weeks ago, Liverpool, according to Brendan Rodgers, were in a ‘fantastic […]

Analysing Tottenham’s Loss, and Looking at Their Future

Analysing Tottenham’s Loss, and Looking at Their Future

After another disappointing result that all but signaled the end of Tottenham Hotspur’s Champions League qualification hopes, the club – for the second season running – find themselves in the frustrating situation of already looking forward to next season, with over a month of the campaign left of this season still to go. Saturday’s 1-0 […]

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