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Managerial News
Klopp, Pochettino bottling companies to hold conference in Madrid
08:00 Monday 13th May 2019

They say football is the beautiful game. They also say beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Following the first legs of the Champions League semifinals, Barcelona and Ajax appeared to be the supermodels set to walk the runway at the Wanda…

Is David Moyes becoming a forgotten man in football?
09:00 Thursday 21st March 2019

Getting the opportunity to manage Manchester United is a dream job for most managers. So it was for David Moyes in 2013. But then, ‘the Chosen One’ became ‘the Rejected One’ in just a matter of months. It was a manager’s…

Is Julen Lopetegui the Spanish David Moyes?
08:00 Monday 22nd October 2018

Jose Mourinho supporters may view Manchester United’s fight-back results on either side of the international break as proof positive the Red Devils are turning the corner under the Portuguese manager. NBCSN studio analyst Kyle Martino…

Will the USSF fool us again?
17:00 Sunday 30th September 2018

The Who released ‘Won’t Get Fooled Again on their 1971 album Who’s Next? It's a cynical summation of the era's civil rights and anti-war movements. People who lived through it often look back with pride, thinking change…

Premier League
Was Wilfried Zaha's Manchester United hell due to club mismanagement?
15:00 Thursday 27th September 2018

In a recent interview with The Guardian, Wilfried Zaha opened up about his life at Crystal Palace, Manchester United and moments that carved his life. The winger transferred from Crystal Palace to Manchester United in 2013 when he was 19. Sir…

MLS Grab Bag, Week 8: The league lawyers up and Patrick Vieira wonders whether you can ever go home?
21:31 Friday 20th April 2018

Welcome to the 2018 season’s eighth edition of MLS Grab Bag. Each Friday we’ll review midweek news, preview key weekend matches, and explore other interesting developments. You think VAR is bad? Columbus Crew and Major League Soccer…

Premier League
Why only victory will do for West Ham United against Stoke
14:00 Friday 13th April 2018

When West Ham United host Stoke City at the London Olympic Stadium Monday, they will be painfully aware it is a game that could define their season and status as a Premier League club. A win will take West Ham to 37 points. Depending on results…

Premier League
Why is West Ham's Marko Arnautovic such a divisive player?
09:30 Wednesday 4th April 2018

Despite his ability, Marko Arnautovic remains a player who divides opinion across England. Whether it's the eccentric personality that makes some uncomfortable or the frustrating inconsistencies that continue to cloud his overall…

Premier League
Manchester United fans must accept Mourinho for who he is
09:30 Sunday 25th February 2018

For Manchester United fans expectations are for the club to both play well and get results. Under Sir Alex Ferguson, United dominated opponents with relentless attacking for 90 minutes. Whether behind or drawing, United would deliver wave…

Premier League
Manchester United show caution with new Mourinho contract
15:00 Friday 26th January 2018

Jose Mourinho has signed a one-year contract extension with Manchester United. If things continue to run smoothly, the Portuguese will remain manager until 2020.  Four years after Sir Alex Ferguson stepped down, Manchester United's…

European Football
The 12 Days of Football: Seven sides-a-sinking
08:00 Friday 29th December 2017

On the seventh day of football, UEFA gave to me seven sides-a-sinking/Six games amazing Five Golden Goals! Four calls blown/Three French clubs/Two title races/ and Antonio Conte and a back three. Welcome to the seventh installment in It's…

Premier League
Analyzing 2017-18's Premier League managerial changes
08:30 Wednesday 20th December 2017

The world runs on success. Don't deliver; you're gone. If anything, the process is only accelerated for football managers. Every club has a specific set of objectives it expects managers to fulfill. Things don't always…

Premier League
West Ham 0-0 Arsenal: What we learned
09:00 Thursday 14th December 2017

There’s nothing more exciting than a London derby. Especially when it involves two entertaining teams like West Ham United and Arsenal. Yes, I just said that a David Moyes-led Hammers side is entertaining. In their second derby in four…

Premier League
Can West Ham produce an upset against Manchester City?
14:55 Saturday 2nd December 2017

West Ham United travel to the Etihad Stadium to face Premier League leaders Manchester City on Sunday afternoon. The two sides are currently separated in the table by 30 points. The Hammers could go rock bottom, five points adrift of safety,…

Premier League
Are the current Premier League bottom three doomed to relegation?
11:00 Saturday 2nd December 2017

Although there are 24 Premier League games still to play, West Ham United, Swansea City and Crystal Palace are firm favourites for the drop. They look incapable of overtaking the teams placed 17th upwards in the table. The three sides will…