England Must Rely On Liverpool Players in Hopes of Success

England 2014 World Cup

Steven Gerrard, Glen Johnson, Jordan Henderson, Raheem Sterling and Daniel Sturridge. All play for Liverpool. All should be in Roy Hodgson‘s starting 11 for England in their quest for 2014 World Cup glory. When looking at some of the traditionally […]

Europa League Ouster Highlights Juventus’ Need for Younger Attack

Carlos Tevez

One. That’s how many Europa League goals Juventus‘ Carlos Tevez scored this European campaign. With Juventus bowing out in the semifinal stage to Benfica, it also represents the number of goals Juventus scored in 180 minutes of combined play against […]

Mourinho’s Tactics Crumble in Chelsea Defeat to Atletico Madrid

Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid rightfully advanced to the Champions League final after ousting Chelsea 3-1 Wednesday night in their semifinal matchup at Stamford Bridge. For as much heat as Jose Mourinho has taken in the past eight days for ”parking the bus” […]

Real Madrid Use Set Pieces to Crush Bayern Munich

Real Madrid v Bayern Munich

Entering the second leg of their Champions League semifinal tie, Real Madrid nursed a 1-0 aggregate lead from their opening encounter against Bayern Munich. While supporters packed the Allianz Arena in anticipation of a historic European night, set pieces we’re […]

Chelsea Tactics Too Much For Positive Liverpool

Liverpool v Chelsea

A defiant Jose Mourinho sent his Chelsea team out to defend and capitalize on the odd chance Liverpool would afford them. Mourinho’s tactics were able to subdue their offensive fire power as Chelsea was able to overcome Liverpool 2-0 at […]

Non-Footballing Chelsea Salvage Draw vs. Atletico Madrid


If there was ever a game to justify Jose Mourinho‘s supposedly misfiring forwards, it was Chelsea‘s 0-0 draw with Atletico Madrid in the opening leg of their Champions League semifinal at the Vicente Calderon stadium. Fernando Torres, Samuel Eto’o and […]

Argentine Trio Ensures No Manchester City Slip-up


Just as they did five days previous against Sunderland, Manchester City scored within the opening three minutes of the match. Fortunes were different this time around, though, as City cruised to a 3-1 victory over West Bromwich Albion. Having drawn […]

Liverpool Create Separation at Top of Premier League Table

Norwich City v Liverpool

“Listen, this is gone. We go to Norwich, exactly the same. We go together. We do not let this go!” These rousing words of motivation provided by their inspirational captain Steven Gerrard have been ringing in the minds of Liverpool […]

Sunderland’s Size Harms Manchester City’s Title Aspirations

Manchester City vs Sunderland

Few would’ve predicted this fixture had potential to be a bogey match for Manchester City, but a thrilling 2-2 result versus basement dwelling Sunderland may well be the nail in the coffin for City’s title aspirations. Having dropped a crucial game […]