Overrated or Underrated – Tottenham Midfield

My maiden article of a series of posts titled ‘Overrated or Underrated’, focusing on football teams and players who are deemed by the press or hardcore/casual fans alike as Overrated or Underrated. Eric Dier - Overrated: Slow, clumsy, and general lack of intelligence on the pitch and predictively off it, how Dier has became a … Continue reading Overrated or Underrated – Tottenham Midfield


Three things from January

Limited value for money in the English Transfer Window: First of all, numerous clubs this month are laughing all the way to the bank, especially Hull in making £10million for Robert Snodgrass aswell as making a couple of shrewd loan signings, and Everton gaining close to £10million for the combined transfer of Darron Gibson and … Continue reading Three things from January

The media relish seeing Pep Guardiola struggle in the Premier League

Ever since Pep Guardiola joined Man City and the Premier League in the summer for the 2016/17 season, the media has constantly begged the question if his possession based, counter-attacking football will work in England. In the last weeks Man City have lost against Chelsea, Leicester, Liverpool and Everton, all convincing wins for the opposition, … Continue reading The media relish seeing Pep Guardiola struggle in the Premier League

England wingers – spoilt for choice

With recent matches against Scotland and Spain, our performances have been described as dangerous on the counter-attack but lacking elsewhere. English football have long had a history of quality wingers, some have proven to be heroic role-models such as David Beckham, some were blessed with immense skill such as John Barnes, and others failed to … Continue reading England wingers – spoilt for choice

Michael Carrick still a footballer! Why oh why?!

27th May 2009, Stadio Olimpico Rome, Champions League final, Iniesta, Xavi, Messi and co. destroy Manchester United to claim their third Champions League trophy and to complete a historic treble for the illustrious Catalan club. Anyway enough of the history that most football fans hold knowledge of, personally this was to be the start of … Continue reading Michael Carrick still a footballer! Why oh why?!