Newcastle United failed to adequately add to the squad in the summer and have suffered as a result. After a superb campaign last season which saw them finish 5th, there were high expectations from the Magpies again this season. In the summer Vurnon Anita was the only major signing, whereas all other European contenders were … Continue reading


Manchester United enter the January window leading the Premier League by 7 points. Ferguson normally likes to strengthen in the Summer but he could spot a deal worth doing this window. In the summer he was wise in his spending and has reaped the rewards this season. Manchester United do have a pool of players that need … Continue reading

The Myth of 2010: Should Luis Suarez have been sent off against Ghana?

Asamoah Gyan had just missed a penalty – the biggest of his career without doubt – and Luis Suarez was running down the tunnel celebrating like he’d just scored the winning goal. His miss was at the death, deep into Extra Time, which spilled into a tense penalty shoot-out that Uruguay won to advance to … Continue reading

Walcott contract talks stretch on as Liverpool lie in wait

Arsenal and Theo Walcott are still in talks over a new contract and look set to carry on into the New Year despite Arsene Wenger issuing a Christmas deadline for the Englishman.

How successful were the Women’s GB football team?

Britain can agree on one thing in every annual review of 2012 and that’s the success of the Olympic games. So many sports and sports stars shone in London during the summer, returning to their hometowns with a medal hanging from their necks.

Chelsea transfer rumours: Paulinho, Falcao and More!

Chelsea spent a lot of money in the summer, but they are always going to be active in January as we saw two years ago with David Luiz and Fernando Torres arriving at Stamford Bridge. Currently they are in managerial limbo but the manager has little influence, if any, on the transfer dealings at Stamford … Continue reading