Jose Mourinho – Tottenham’s £15m Gamble

Pochettino-and-Mourinho-walk-the-touchline-at-Old-Trafford21st November 2019

Whilst Spurs’ 2019 form has been well below expectation they did reach the Champions League final but that hasn’t been enough to keep Mauricio Pochettino in a job past Christmas.

Mourinho is back in the Premier League and this time it’s surely all or nothing for him as he attempts to rebuild a reputation?


 

Premier League – Biggest Ever Defeats

Man-Utd-9-1-Score25th September 2019

AWhilst Spurs’ 2019 form has been well below expectation they did reach the Champions League final but that hasn’t been enough to keep Mauricio Pochettino in a job past Christmas

Seeing all of the goal updates come through thick and fast on Saturday afternoon got us thinking where the final score ranked in terms of defeats in the top English division. So just where does the 8-0 drubbing handed out by Pep Guardiola’s men sit in the list of the biggest ever Premier League defeats?


Fort William – A Season to Forget (Again)

fort_william_fc1st August 2019

The Highland Football League 2018/19 was a season to forget for Fort William FC, even by their usual standards. The past 4 seasons have seen them amass point’s totals of 27, 16, 11 and 5 but upon the completion of this season they sit very unproudly on -7.


Chris Hughton

Chris-Hughton-214th May 2019

Brighton and Hove Albion what have you done? Within hours of the final whistle of the 2018/19 Premier League season the board acted swiftly and told Hughton, Assistant Manager Paul Trollope and First-Team Coach Paul Nevin to clear their desks. Yes they were on a poor run. But to be sacked? Come on…

 


James Coppinger – 15yrs a Donny Rover

James-Coppinger-Doncaster-Rovers11th April 2019

Currently in his 15th season at the club, James Coppinger continues to write himself into the books of Football League history. He’s ranked up an unprecedented amount of appearances in South Yorkshire and continues to be named on the team sheet week in, week out.


The Tartan Army – Finally Fed Up

Alex McCleish Image25th March 2019

Defeat to the world’s worst International side was unthinkable, fortunately for the Scots they just did enough to ensure they at least got points on the board after the Kazakhstan horror show a few days earlier. Put simply, Alex McLeish should his week be penning his resignation letter after an embarrassing 2nd spell in charge of his home country.


City or Liverpool? 9 Games to go!

Liverpool-or-City7th March 2019

We’ve just witnessed what could be a pivotal week in the race for the Premier League title 2018/19. One thing we believe for certain is that this title race is nowhere near over. An interesting few weeks ahead and games which will define legacies. It’s that important.


Declan Rice – England Over Ireland

Declan-Rice22nd February 2019

Ireland under 16, Ireland under 17, Ireland under 19, Ireland under 21 and Ireland senior team have all selected and nurtured midfielder Declan Rice over the years. The West Ham midfielder has now decided that his international future lies away from the Arriva and with those at Wembley…


England U20s – What are they up to now?

England-World-Cup-Win15th February 2019

18 months on from their famous World Cup victory in South Korea the England under 20 squad members are older, wiser and should be in a better position to influence their careers as well as the aid the ambitions of the clubs to which they are contracted. The question is – what are the members of the winning squad up to are these days?


Ipswich Town – FA Cup Woes…

ipswich town image24th January 2019

They were proud winners of the World’s oldest cup competition back in 1978, a Roger Osborne goal was enough to see off Arsenal in front of a reported 100,000 at Wembley all those years ago. However, as 2018/19 season’s 4th round gets underway this week there will be a usual sight for fans of Ipswich Town, as per the last 9 seasons they won’t be participating. Here we deep dive into their continuing disappointment…