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Premier League
How will Manchester City spend their summer?
15:00 Sunday 9th June 2019

Manchester City is fresh from securing a domestic treble. A quadruple if counting the Community Shield. After strolling to last season’s Premier League title, finishing with a 19-point advantage, the Citizens had to show greater resolve…

Premier League
How can Premier League referees improve next term?
17:00 Friday 3rd May 2019

While some prefer La Liga, no one will argue that Premier League play isn't top quality. The same can't be said for the officiating. Condemnation is so widespread that FIFA did not select an English match official for the recently…

Football
Is a strong captain important in modern football?
12:00 Friday 5th October 2018

Leaders and motivators are tasked with picking up and dusting off their teams. Captaining a football club was once a pivotal position that seems to have lost its significance. The position remains important; contemporary players don't…

Premier League
Manchester City's Squad Review: Who stays or goes in defence
15:00 Saturday 2nd June 2018

Manchester City had the best defence in the Premier League this season. In 38 matches, they conceded only 28 times. Praise was attributed largely to the rapid pressing once they lost the ball. However, the Citizens' back four did a…

Premier League
Tottenham Hotspur 1-3 Manchester City: Three talking points
08:00 Sunday 15th April 2018

Manchester City travelled to London to face Tottenham Hotspur in an unusually late Saturday evening Premier League kickoff. Not much was expected from Pep Guardiola's group, a very rare occurrence this season. Rightfully, they…

Premier League
Manchester City vulnerability at the back exposed
08:30 Tuesday 10th April 2018

Celebrations were halted at the Etihad Stadium immediately when Chris Smalling scored the goal that turned out to be the winner for Manchester United Saturday. That was after Paul Pogba had scored twice in two minutes to drag United…

Premier League
Who are the most intelligent footballers in the Premier League?
12:00 Sunday 1st April 2018

The tag ‘footballer’ often comes with the unintelligent stereotype; that some players don’t warrant. While it makes sense to follow your footballing career rather than pursuing other interests, some Premier League players…

World Cup
Can Belgium win the World Cup?
08:00 Saturday 31st March 2018

For the past two World Cup cycles we've heard how good Belgium are. This is their golden generation. There are world-class players throughout the lineup, perhaps even on the bench. So, maybe it's true, but Marc Wilmots wasn't able…

Champions League
Why Manchester City can win the Champions League
17:00 Monday 26th March 2018

When Pep Guardiola gets his teams going they become very hard to stop. It happened at Barcelona and Bayern Munich to some extent. He won the Champions League trophy twice in his four-year spell at the Catalan giants, but failed to win…

Opinion
What next for Vincent Kompany at Manchester City?
09:00 Saturday 24th March 2018

There is only one reason Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany is not rated alongside Nemanja Vidic, Tony Adams, and John Terry as legendary captains in the rearguard. It is not because he isn't as domineering. It's the injuries.…

Premier League
Courtois must raise his game for Belgium at the World Cup
09:30 Friday 23rd March 2018

It is a known fact that Chelsea shot-stopper Thibaut Courtois ranks among the world's best. Perhaps Chelsea’s shambolic title defence has affected him. Perhaps it's his indecision regarding his future. No one knows…

Premier League
Arsenal 0-3 Manchester City: three talking points
08:30 Friday 2nd March 2018

On paper, this was meant to be a big game between two massive clubs with two high-profile managers. In reality, this was a game between the best team in England and a mid-table side with nothing to play for. After a horror-show in the…

Premier League
Manchester City won't join the Invincibles
10:30 Tuesday 12th December 2017

There’s no doubt Manchester City is playing the best football ever seen in the Premier League era. Pep Guardiola has imprinted his unique style on the Etihad and it’s bringing forth wondrous results. In a match billed…

European Football
Life after Anderlecht
09:30 Monday 18th September 2017

Anderlecht RSC is distinct for their exceptional record of procuring good talent. Yet, the club has a poor personnel attrition rate. Players come and go like bees in pollination season. Once they've proved their buzz in Belgium they often go…

Opinion
Pep Guardiola needs to make changes at Manchester City or risk being axed
16:00 Friday 7th July 2017

The appointment of Pep Guardiola as the manager at the Etihad Stadium in the summer of 2016 was what everyone thought would be the beginning of good tidings in the club. The Spaniard arrived regarded as one of the most intelligent and creative…