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Maligned England internationals focused on club football, not World Cup

Often maligned England internationals Joe Hart and Danny Welbeck say they are focused on their respective clubs’ end to the season,

Instead of earning a place in their country’s World Cup squad. (more…)

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Granit Xhaka shows he’s on the right track for Arsenal

Even now, Granit Xhaka is misunderstood on a fairly consistent basis.

Observers still insist on comparing him directly to N’Golo Kante and Victor Wanyama, which is unusual given that the Swiss international is a completely different player from the other two. (more…)

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What Louis van Gaal can do to save his Manchester United job

Way back in the cold depths of winter, Louis van Gaal looked like a man on death row.

A string of awful performances, a humiliating exit from the Champions League group stage and the spectre of an available Jose Mourinho looming large. (more…)

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Arsenal’s FA Cup dream is over, and so is Arsene Wenger

Arsenal were dumped out of the FA Cup by a Guedioura-inspired Watford on Monday.

And their chances of winning silverware diminishes as a result. (more…)

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What’s the best way to develop young footballers?

Chelsea’s large number of youth and squad players has caused uproar amongst the assorted press.

The reality is that Chelsea are not doing anything that other clubs are not doing other than it being highly organised and effective financially. (more…)

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Jack Grealish would be right to pick England

It’s time for Jack Grealish to decide whether he wants to play for England or the Republic of Ireland.

And reports suggest that he will pick the country of his birth, Ireland. (more…)

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Another uneventful transfer window for Arsenal

It was a window that due to outrageous transfer speculation had began with much hope.

A window that had almost promised a much needed change in transfer policy. (more…)

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Italy v England: 5 things to watch out for

Many football fans would agree that international friendlies seem a little bit pointless;

Not only do they interrupt the excitement of the regular league season, but they don’t have the smallest element of importance which make the International qualifiers interesting. (more…)

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Manchester United at a crossroads

United’s blip could turn into something far greater if they don’t capture fourth place this season.

Growing up as a young child in the UK in the ’80s, one constant in life was that Maggie Thatcher was in charge and ruled with an iron fist. (more…)

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Arsenal’s shift towards a more pragmatic style of play

It’s hard to look at the current Arsenal side and not feel as though a significant shift has taken place.

After all, it was only last November, on the 4th to be precise, that the Gunners took a 3-0 lead at home against Anderlecht. (more…)

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Premier League 2014-15 half-term review

At the start of a new calendar year,

Surely there’s no better time to assess who has and hasn’t enjoyed the Premier League 2014/15 season to date. (more…)

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Is the time up for Arsene Wenger?

No, is the short answer.

The longer answer is as follows. (more…)

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England: Will football ever come home?

England have reasons to be optimistic.

Optimism, a word that has been the catalyst to many an Englishman’s international competition campaign for the last 48 years. (more…)

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Tactical preview – England vs Slovenia

After a shambles of a World Cup.

Things appear to be heading in the right direction for Roy Hodgson’s England. (more…)

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Mesut Ozil: A fair weather player?

After a poor start to the season, I ponder the following question.

Is Arsenal’s Mesut Özil anything more than a fair weather player? (more…)

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