A Brief History of Roman Abramovich at Chelsea

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Chelsea are currently top of the Premier League and clicking well under new boss Antonio Conte. The Italian manager has brought out the best of his troops and has yielded exceptional results, including a brilliant 13-game winning streak that could contribute to his side becoming the most dominant league champions in the Premier League’s history. […] READ MORE




2016/17 Bournemouth Season Preview

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2016-17 Bournemouth Season Preview Current manager: Eddie Howe Last year’s position: 16th Bournemouth quietly went into last season not expecting much. Their one goal was to stay in the top flight of English football, and The Cherries performed to these expectations very well. The 2015/2016 Premier League season was the very first experience of top […] READ MORE


2016/17 Leicester City Season Preview

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2016/17 Leicester City Season Preview Last year’s Position:       1st Current Manager:            Claudio Ranieri When in June 2015, Leicester City sent home and fired three players from a pre-season tour of Thailand things did not seem well. One of the players was Nigel Pearson’s son – the then manager, and this contributed in some […] READ MORE



Ranieri and Wenger Swap Places on Football’s Wheel of Fortune

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Ranieri and Wenger swap places on football’s wheel of fortune “The Wheel of Fortune” is not just a famous game-show, but a deep-rooted idea, found in various forms in almost all human societies and cultures, that at different times in our life we will occupy different places on life’s great roulette wheel, oscillating between success […] READ MORE


Jamie Vardy Accepts Improper Conduct Charge

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Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy has accepted the improper conduct charge handed down by the Football Association after a confrontation with referee Jon Moss in the Foxes’ 2-2 draw with West Ham United on Sunday.  The 29-year-old was giving his marching orders in the 56th minute after Moss had shown him a second yellow card […] READ MORE


The Increasing Cult of The Manager

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Whilst listening to this Sunday’s edition of BBC Radio 5Live’s Sportsweek programme – hosted by the excellent Gary Richardson – there was an interview with former England rugby union coach, Stuart Lancaster. Richardson and he were discussing Lancaster’s time as coach and discussed extensively England’s performance at the previous Rugby World Cup. The way Lancaster […] READ MORE