Scotland Manager – A Nation Awaits, A Nation Expects

Gordon-Strachan-Image17th October 2017

Russia 2018 was supposed to be “This Time.” A slogan that the Scottish Football Association decided was suitable for the most recent qualifying campaign, they failed. We look at why Strachan and the SFA decided to part ways and ask ourselves what’s next for the tartan army?

 


The Old Firm – A Derby Like No Other

Lee-Griffiths22nd September 2017

Saturday lunchtime in Glasgow’s west end, an eagerly anticipated, highly-charged football match is about to take place…Rangers vs Celtic! Rangers will be keen for revenge after suffering double 5-1 league defeats and domestic cup semi-final disappointments last season.


A Super Sunday… Finally!

skysports-manchester-united-everton-romelu-lukaku-wayne-rooney-premier-league_409930816th September 2017

After having to endure some the painful watches of the likes of Huddersfield we finally have a Sunday worthy of its Sky given “Super” title. We head to the Bridge for Chelsea v Arsenal and Old Trafford for Man Utd v Everton with each game, in our opinion having potentially damning outcomes for some.


Burnley vs Palace – The end of De Boer?

frank-de-boer-crystal-palace_1s1oamx6txtw11v0z5brj87u5q10th September 2017

You only have to look back to August 2016 to see that outgoing Ajax gaffer Frank De Boer was one of the most wanted men in Europe. Now today on Sunday 10th September 2017 here he is staring the sack right in the face at Burnley’s Turf Moor.


Sunderland AFC

david-moyes-sunderland20th May 2017

Finally down and out, The 2016/17 season has proved one step too far for Sunderland AFC. Having flirted with relegation for the previous four seasons they have finally succumbed to the dreaded drop. We analyse how, why and what the future holds for the Mackems…


Premier League – European Nights Proving too much?

Tottenham-vs-Gent-Image9th May 2017

It’s been 4 years since Chelsea lifted the Europa League, an English sides’ last triumph in any European competition. Whilst Man Utd have an opportunity to win it this season, not many could have predicted such a decline in the performance of the English teams of late…


Stuart Armstrong – A Promising Future

Stuart-Armstrong-Image11th April 2017

In recent times some of the best talent in the Scottish Premiership has made their way south… Mainly to Southampton it has to be said. There is a man who has the potential to become a stand out player for a top club in the English Premier League, that man is Celtic’s Stuart Armstrong…

 


What Happened to the Netherlands?

Soccer WCup 2018 Bulgaria Netherlands20th March 2017

What happened to the Netherlands? No longer feared on the international stage. Surely we can’t see a nation such as this miss out on a 2nd major tourney in succession? It is over to The Royal Dutch Football Association to identify a new manager to point Robben & co to Moscow.


Ranieri – Proof that Success Means Little

claudio-ranieri-image28th February 2017

It is arguably one of Britain’s greatest-ever sporting stories, Leicester City are the current holders of the Barclays Premier League Trophy. Just over 2 weeks since a statement was released by the board announcing their “unwavering support”, Mr Ranieri’s time in charge is over.

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