The Problems Facing Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Manchester United

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Manchester United have had a bumpy start to the season and their supporters aren’t happy. Many are calling for the head of manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and their wish may become a reality sooner rather than later. The current predicament isn’t necessarily his fault, but football is a cruel business and fans are a fickle […] READ MORE


Marco Silva Decline Instigated by Everton Board’s Failings

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Marco Silva is on the brink of losing his job as the manager of Everton but this messy situation is not simply the fault of the manager. The Merseyside outfit languish in 15th position after a miserable 2-0 home defeat to Norwich City but this disappointing situation had been brewing for some time. Marco Silva […] READ MORE


Declan Rice and Competitors Must Step Up

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England’s midfield has often been the subject of criticism but Gareth Southgate now has some exciting options at his disposal. The emergence of Mason Mount, James Maddison and Ruben Loftus-Cheek has reinvigorated the creative spark of the team. However, the quintessential deep-lying midfielder has yet to be discovered; Declan Rice seems to be holding the […] READ MORE



Unai Emery Has the Feel of a Dead Man Walking at Arsenal

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Unai Emery had started life in England rather well. He was a charming and polite man who had Arsenal fighting for fourth spot and a UEFA Europa League trophy. The season unravelled quite poorly for the Gunners but many would have praised Emery for steadying the ship after Arsene Wenger’s departure. This season, however, the […] READ MORE


Fans an Afterthought for Television Companies

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The recent release of televised Premier League matches caused some annoyance on social media. New kick-off times for midweek and bank holiday matches threaten to cause problems for some sets of fans but the ignorance from those above should be expected. Primed and Ready Amazon Prime are the new boys on the block. They have […] READ MORE



Bernardo Silva Racism is Down to Naivety

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A tweet from Bernardo Silva that jokingly compared team-mate Benjamin Mendy with Conguitos man didn’t go down too well. Mendy found it amusing but the overriding issue was the size of the joke’s audience and the racism invoked. Everyone is allowed to have private jokes. Edgy jokes are often a formality when it comes to […] READ MORE