The Wembley Curse Isn’t Real

Much has been made in the media over Tottenham Hotspur's supposed "Wembley curse". Spurs have only recorded three wins in their last ten outings at the historic ground, and an erratic start to the campaign has...

Lacklustre Palace Suffer Fifth Straight Defeat

In Roy Hodgson’s first game as manager, Crystal Palace were looking to pick up their first points (and goal) of the season, rooted to the bottom of the Premier League after...

Foreign Managers and Bias in the Premier League

Foreign managers and players make the Premier League one of the most diverse industries in the world. The addition of the world's best footballing talents makes the league one...

Crystal Palace vs Southampton: Match Preview

Crystal Palace vs Southampton: Roy Hodgson takes charge of his first game as Crystal Palace manager, with the Eagles struggling so far this season with no points and no goals. He faces a Southampton side that have been goal-shy themselves so far this season under new boss Mauricio Pellegrino.

Why Ashley Young Can Solve Manchester United’s Wide Problem

Manchester United wanted a wide player in order to boost their attacking options, but the transfer window has shut and they were unable to secure a player in this position. Has the solution...

Attacking Problems Continue for Insipid Southampton

With just three goals and five points so far this season, Southampton are missing a spark in attack. And they wasted a chance to improve it in the summer.

Erik Lamela: The Comeback Kid?

Very few players divide opinion more than Erik Lamela. The tricky Argentine is viewed as a genius by some and a busted flush, possibly even an idiot, by others. With Lamela...

A New Sevilla Side Presents a Fresh Challenge for Liverpool

On Wednesday night, Liverpool will come up against their first opponent in the Champions League. They played them only 15 months ago in the Europa League, so one would...

The Annals of Arsenal’s Missed Opportunities in Europe: 2000-2003

In many ways, Arsène Wenger's career will be remembered for the 'what-if?' moments as much as the never-ending supply of entertainment, quite literally from the sublime to the ridiculous; Arsenal's...

De Boer Exit Paves way for Roy Hodgson Return

After just 77 days at the helm, Frank de Boer has been sacked as the Crystal Palace manager after a run of four straight defeats. The run saw the...