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Javi Gracia

Javi Gracia: Watford’s unsung superstar

Watford take on Manchester United this weekend as the club's unsung manager enjoys his highest levels of success since he landed in England last year We talked a few days ago about how the Premier League and its clubs have...
Maurizio Sarri

Why it’s always fun to laugh at Chelsea

Despite a Europa League clash against Malmo being just around the corner, there is still time to laugh at Chelsea's current Maurizio Sarri-inspired misfortune If you feel it’s somehow immoral to derive enjoyment from the misfortune of others, try watching...
Fabinho

Why Fabinho is key in Liverpool’s title chase

Bobby Firmino may get the goals up one end while Alisson stops them at the other, a third Brazilian, Fabinho, is now a key part of Liverpool's title challenge Fabinho joined Liverpool last summer with a weight of expectations on...
Mauricio Pochettino

“It’s Tottenham” – why nothing ever changes for sorry Spurs

Being knocked out of two cup competitions in a week has Tottenham fans seeing deja-vu as another season of promise falls by the wayside “Lads, it’s Tottenham.” Alex Ferguson's three-word team...
maurizio sarri

Is Maurizio facing a Sarri end at Chelsea?

After condemning his Chelsea players for lacking motivation and character against Arsenal, Maurizio Sarri could be gone by the end of the week at Stamford Bridge The suicide note was delivered via an interpreter, in the form of a press...
Premier League

5 Premier League white-hot takes

From Manchester United passing a huge test against Tottenham to Neil Warnock declaring war on the world - here are 5 hot takes from the Premier League weekend 1) MAN UTD ANSWER TO THE FLAT-TRACK BULLY QUESTION Sunday’s game with Tottenham...
Kick it out

England’s losing battle against football racists

While the Premier League may dominate in terms of glamour and thrills on the pitch, a battle is being lost against increasingly ugly behaviour in the stands Anti-semitism. It never ends well, and yet 74 years after the events of...
Neil Warnock

Neil Warnock: the trouble-maker of English football

Another disappointment, another target to blame - that's the usual routine for Cardiff City boss, Neil Warnock, who now has Liverpool in his sights Dumped out of the FA Cup in humiliating fashion by lower league opposition, the Cardiff City...
Unai Emery

7 hot Premier League takeaways

A fallen idol at Tottenham, an indefensible Arsenal, and Manchester United back from the brink, here are 7 hot Premier League takeaways 1) Klopp Blitz  Liverpool tore Arsenal apart like a surgeon dismembering a patient without an anesthetic on Saturday night. It...
Liverpool

Why Liverpool are too likable to win the league

"If the title has to be won, at least let it be won by a team whose fans won’t enjoy it" - Liverpool is too much of a good-news story for neutral football fans The last time Liverpool won the...
Manchester United

How the world became indifferent to Man United

Manchester United, a club that was once hated by fans for its dominance is now seen with indifference and ambivalence under the mediocre reign of Jose Mourinho In 1993, with Manchester United closing in on their first title for 26...
Jose Mourinho

What went wrong for Jose Mourinho?

Where it did go wrong for Jose Mourinho and what's next for the Special One and Manchester United? Questions that Jason Dasey is answering in a video special https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9l4-sWFJjnA
Jose Mourinho

Why Mourinho at Manchester United was no failure

Far from being a failure, Jose Mourinho should be remembered for the stability and silverware that he delivered at Old Trafford before his ultimate dismissal One of the most celebrated and glossy footballing marriages of all time, between Manchester United...
Jose Mourinho

Mourinho’s admission brings on end of days

Rather than despair and anger, a feeling of resignation has set in at Manchester United and Jose Mourinho after the weekend's defeat at Liverpool Roy Keane was in a mood. So what? He’s always in a mood. Before, during and...

10 hot takes from the Premier League weekend

From fans embarrassing themselves off the pitch to players doing the same on it, the Premier League weekend was full of highs and lows - here are 10 of them... 1) Football can do strange things to the human brain...
Unai Emery

5 ways Arsenal are better under Unai Emery

Despite spending little and taking over a stalling squad, Unai Emery has worked wonders at Arsenal - here are five ways that the Gunners are firing once again Who would have thought, back in September, to see Arsenal have the...
Mark Hughes

History continues to repeat for Mark Hughes

Mark Hughes has suffered yet another sacking, this time at Southampton, as the Welshman continues to circle in a sea of managerial mediocrity As a player he had class and charisma. As a manager he was the one-man Dignitas clinic,...
Fabinho

Why Fabinho is ready to shine at Liverpool

Ignore the know-nothing critics in England, Fabinho is starting to show his class for Liverpool and is becoming a key player for Jurgen Klopp There has been a lot of early talk that Fabinho's transfer from former French champions AS...
Jurgen Klopp

10 EPL Demolition Derby hot takes

Eric Dier is to blame for Tottenham's demise, Klopp nearly destroyed the universe and Jordan Pickford's helping hand to Liverpool - 10 derby day hot takes 1) Jurgen Klopp Lifestyle Coaching “Live your life like Jurgen Klopp celebrates this goal,” said...
Mauricio Pochettino

Has Pochettino become the new Arsene Wenger?

Tottenham's dismantling of Chelsea showed why Mauricio Pochettino is becoming the next Arsene Wenger and how Mauricio Sarri will never be far from the sack... David Luiz was once derided as a “PlayStation defender” by Gary Neville, although this slightly...

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