Alexandre Lacazette Poses Selection Dilemma for Mikel Arteta Following Return to Form

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Despite a late leveller from Alexandre Lacazette, Mikel Arteta will be far from pleased with Arsenal’s performance against West Ham United. A wretched first-half performance from the Gunners saw them squander another chance to deliver a telling blow in the fight for European qualification. Whilst the team’s inconsistency continues to frustrate Arteta, the Spaniard also […] READ MORE


Leicester City Suffered a Loss of £67 Million for 2019/20

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Another Premier League club have announced a financial loss for the 2019/20 season. Leicester City suffered a loss £67 million in this period, largely down to the coronavirus pandemic. Leicester City Suffered a Loss of £67 Million in This Period Due to Lasting Impact of Covid-19 The Foxes Have Still Continued to Spend Big Since […] READ MORE


English Clubs Escape Tricky Draws in Europa League Quarter-Finals

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Arsenal and Manchester United were given favourable draws for the UEFA Europa League quarter-finals in the draw which took place on Friday afternoon. United will come up against Granada whilst Arsenal face Slavia Prague, who beat Scottish champions Rangers on route to the last eight. Europa League Quarter-Finals Confirmed Arsenal and Manchester United Avoid Each […] READ MORE



Returning Players: Paul Pogba

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Welcome back to Last Word on Football’s ‘Returning Players’ series. In this edition, we take a look at Paul Pogba. Pogba began his senior career at Manchester United, making seven appearances before departing for Juventus in 2012. The Frenchman subsequently re-signed for the Red Devils in 2016 and has appeared a further 186 times for […] READ MORE


Returning Players: Sol Campbell

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Welcome to Last Word on Football’s ‘Returning Players’ series. In this edition, we take a look at Sol Campbell. Campbell turned out for Arsenal 197 times in his first spell at the club, after making the scarcely believable move from Tottenham Hotspur on a free transfer in 2001. Having left the Gunners in 2006, he […] READ MORE



Manchester United Deficiencies Laid Bare After Second Successive Dour Draw

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A second consecutive 0-0 draw in four days slashed any hopes Manchester United had of making the Premier League title fight a two-horse race. Back-to-back goalless draws against Chelsea and Crystal Palace means the gap between United and runaway leaders Manchester City sits at 14 points. Following Wednesday’s stalemate at Selhurst Park, we examine why […] READ MORE


Returning Players: Wilfried Zaha

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Welcome to Last Word on Football’s ‘Returning Players’ series. In this edition, we take a look at Wilfried Zaha. He played 110 games during his first spell at Selhurst Park, starring in Crystal Palace’s promotion to the Premier League over the 2012/13 season. Zaha joined Manchester United at the end of that campaign, making just […] READ MORE