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The FA Cup continues to lose relevance in the modern game

To kick off this debate, let me pose a question to you.

When was the last time you genuinely looked forward to a FA Cup fixture? (more…)


Pep Guardiola arrival at Manchester City should take the club to the next level

Pep Guardiola’s arrival at Manchester City this summer will spell danger for the rest of the Premier League.

As City’s dominance for the next three years could already be set in stone even before a ball is kicked. (more…)


Aston Villa are an embarrassment and are in need of a massive clearout

Aston Villa. They are a traditional big English club, they have an honours list which competes with the biggest clubs in England.

They have a stadium which is steeped in history and a fan base which sells out almost everywhere they go on the road. (more…)


What does the prospect of a European Super League mean for the Premier League?

Last month, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge re-ignited the debate on the prospect of a European Super League.

We ask – could it really happen? (more…)


Is Manchester United’s season tailing towards a write-off?

Manchester United’s 2-1 defeat away to Sunderland means that they are now six points adrift of fourth-placed rivals Manchester City.

And a whopping 12 points off leaders Leicester City. (more…)


Is a club’s transfer policy now all (too) powerful?

Carrying on from the recent piece on managerial dynasties,

We look at whether club’s transfer policies now have far more impact on the success of a team than the input of the manager. (more…)


Can Newcastle United survive the relegation battle?

If I told you a football club had a money grabbing owner who is unpopular with the fans.

An owner who let go of one of the better managers in the country, only to appointment one of the most disliked former England managers of all time who then went on to sign dubious players. (more…)


Who is West Ham United’s strongest striker?

The final piece to my trio of West Ham articles.

Here I explore West Ham United’s current strikers, and who I believe should play when everyone is fit. (more…)


Diego Costa’s resurgence under Guus Hiddink showcases his undeniable quality

Diego Costa made it five goals in five games since the arrival of Guus Hiddink at Chelsea,

As he continued his resurgence under the Dutch tactician by scoring a wonderful goal in Chelsea’s thrilling 3-3 draw with Everton. (more…)


Jack Butland is the most underrated goalkeeper in the Premier League

After his wonderful performance against Arsenal,

The question that dominated the minds of English football fans was that should Jack Butland be England’s first choice goalkeeper? (more…)