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Watch: April’s Top 20 Premier League Goals

April has provided us with some sensational strikes, and now the Premier League’s official Twitter account has put the month’s top 20 goals together in a neat package for our delectation.  There have been some incredible goals scored, including Charlie Adam’s strike against Chelsea from behind the halfway line, which went in over the head of Thibaut Courtois as well as …

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5 Key Areas Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling Must Improve On

Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling has had plenty of attention this season due to having more regular playing time as well as failing to sign a new contract with the club, which has created controversy and attracted interest from other clubs. The 20-year-old began the season brightly and was Liverpool’s top scorer for most of the season, before being passed out by Steven …

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Ex-Sligo Boss Paul Cook Takes The Reigns At Portsmouth

Ex-Sligo Rovers boss Paul Cook has taken over at Portsmouth following a successful stint at Chesterfield.  According to The Guardian, Pompey ‘met a release clause in Cook’s contract,’ which meant he could leave the Spireites. The 48-year-old has been tasked with turning around the fortunes of a club which has fallen from the dizzying heights of the Premier League just five years …

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Video: Highlights Of Barcelona’s Journey To The CL Final

Barcelona were provided with a sterner test than the opening leg of their Champions League semi-final against Bayern Munich last night but Luis Enrique’s men managed to fight off any Bayern reprisal.  In the aftermath of the game, Barcelona’s official Youtube channel released a spine-tingling montage of Barca’s journey to the final, with some of the most iconic moments from the …

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Ex-Everton Man Cahill Shows Off Insane Shooting Accuracy

Ex-Everton legend Tim Cahill was known for his ferocious shots whilst in the Premier League, and now playing in China, he’s showing that he’s still got it, along with fantastic accuracy.  The now-Shanghai Shenhua player may be ageing and on his way out of the game soon but in the video below he proves you can never put an age on natural …

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Is Pep Guardiola Set To Be Exposed This Evening?

After Barcelona bypassed Bayern Munich last week, John Murphy wonders if Pep Guardiola is all he is cracked up to be?    Last week, Jose Mourinho finally opened up about his thoughts regarding Lionel Messi. Often tight lipped when it came to the Argentinian wizard, it had always seemed that the Special One was slightly resentful of Messi’s extraordinary gifts. …

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Manchester United’s Home, Away And Third Kits Leaked?

Following on from the leaking of their goalkeeping shirt, United’s home, away and alternate kits for next season appear to have been leaked as well. As is par for the course at this time of the year, with the football season about to wind down for the summer, potential Manchester United kits have been revealed by @BusbyBulletin on Twitter. The white away …

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Seriously Though, Do Arsenal Even Need Theo Walcott Anymore?

With second place still up for grabs, Arsenal will need a victory over Swansea tonight. In there desperation to secure a top two finish for the first time in ten years, there has been one notable causality of consistency, Theo Walcott. _____ When Theo Walcott joined Arsenal in January 2006, Arsenal hadn’t had a top two finish since the 2004/05 …

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Redefining The Makélélé Role

Something strange has been happening in English Football this season. While we heap praise on the extremes, the out and out strikers or the defensive stalwarts, it’s the new breed of Makélélé’s that are bringing balance to the top teams.  _____ In Greek mythology Zeus, the unsurpassed and colossal ruler of all gods, had an affair with Titan goddess Leto, who …

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