What a summer for England's youth teams. With the Lionesses still roaring at Euro 2017, bar the World Cup success of 1966, this could easily be the best summer since that date. Image from the Daily Mail of England u20's World Cup success Very rarely as England fans do we have much to celebrate: bar … Continue reading Can this summer give England fans hope?
In the past few seasons, we have seen some monumental collapses at title winning football clubs. Last season it was Leicester, the season before it was Chelsea. In both occasions it could hardly be blamed on the manager for losing the plot, as both Ranieri of Leicester and Mourinho of Chelsea had kept the same … Continue reading Is Player Power an Issue in the Premier League?
“You Either Die a Hero, or you Live Long Enough to See Yourself Become the Villain” – Harvey Dent- The Dark Knight (2008) That excellent quote from quite simply one of the best films of all time, The Dark Knight, and it in turn ends up being ironic that public figure Harvey Dent, who starts … Continue reading The Longer He Stays, the More the Rot Grows
It’s been a known fact for some time now that Joe Hart’s time as Manchester City’s goalkeeper is over, and that his effectiveness and skill are in serious debate. When Pep Guardiola came in last summer, he made his intentions clear to oust the ex-Birmingham and Shrewsbury stopper by putting him up for sale, and … Continue reading Is the number 1’s time coming to an end?