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If Liverpool Win The Premiership

If Liverpool Win The Premiership

Liverpool are sitting pretty for the moment, at the top of the Barclays Premier League. The league, along perhaps with Spain’s La Liga, that this year at least, is actually worth watching. Where the team at the top hasn’t all but won the league alrea... »

The Past Haunts

The Past Haunts

Jürgen Klopp’s side faced Carlo Ancelotti’s Real Madrid heroically, in their home of Dortmund. Marco Reus met the back of the net twice during the second leg of the dual, still it wasn’t enough to whizz Borussia Dortmund past Madrid... »

Why Liverpool model would be perfect for Arsenal:

Why Liverpool model would be perfect for Arsenal:

After finishing a league high 2nd position in the 2008-09 season, Rafa Benetiz became over confident and start thinking about the next 5 seasons instead of the next season. As a result of this, the team that finished 2nd came 7th in the following sea... »

Why Did The Bundesliga Reject Goal-Line Technology?

Why Did The Bundesliga Reject Goal-Line Technology?

Despite a recent spate of controversial goals, and one significant example being in the Bundesliga itself, the German football association has decided that it shall not introduce goal-line technology into its matches in the foreseeable future. Althou... »

Is patience really a virtue for Manchester United?

Is patience really a virtue for Manchester United?

A season is a long time in professional football. Ask David Moyes. Little over a year ago, as the Everton side he built in his own image comprehensibly beat title challenging Manchester City two nil at Goodison Park, he looked every inch the Fergie i... »

The truth about Shinji Kagawa

The truth about Shinji Kagawa

Shinji Kagawa signed for Manchester United in the summer of 2012. He has been playing for them for nearly two years. But he is not a Manchester United player. Confused? You won’t be. Only a certain type of player can play for United. Their heri... »

Proud to call him the Captain

Proud to call him the Captain

The headlines this weekend will be dominated by Wayne Rooney’s wonder goal, Liverpool’s SAS-inspired title challenge and Arsene Wenger’s nightmare 1000 game milestone at Stamford Bridge. However in the Championship, Reading continued their push for a... »

Arsene Wenger – 1000 and Out

Arsene Wenger – 1000 and Out

1000 and Out: Arsene Wenger celebrated his 1000th game as the Arsenal FC manager in a London derby in the worst possible manner he could’ve envisaged. A 6-0 thumping at the hands of local rivals Chelsea FC. Mr. Wenger’s position at the helm of Arsena... »

The Story Continues… The Sack? Not Yet!

The Story Continues… The Sack? Not Yet!

The fans are hurting, the players are hurting, and the manager is hurting. We are now post a terrible loss against the scousers who smile and laugh at our miserable period, something we thought would never happen again. However, United fans have not ... »

The fight to stay up: EPL relegation battle, 9 March 2014

The fight to stay up: EPL relegation battle, 9 March 2014

While a four-way title battle is being fought at the top of the English Premier League, the fight to beat the drop continues and come May, just as there will be a feeling of triumph for some teams in the English Premier League, there will be heartbre... »

Can Liverpool turn the Theatre of Dreams into a nightmare?

Can Liverpool turn the Theatre of Dreams into a nightmare?

Brendan Rodgers and his resurgent Liverpool team travel to the wrong end of the East Lancashire Road on Sunday for what will be one hell of an encounter with the old enemy Manchester United. Can David Moyes’ men put a halt to Rodgers’ eff... »

Liverpool’s Loan Players Mean Money In The Bank

Liverpool’s Loan Players Mean Money In The Bank

According to reports, the country is now on the road to financial recovery. Despite this we all still need to keep an eye on the purse strings and Liverpool Football Club are no different. Let’s be honest, never mind blaming the Mrs., we’... »

Athletic Bilbao & Barcelona – much more than just clubs

Athletic Bilbao & Barcelona – much more than just clubs

Barcelona is a team that are known the world over. Over their history some of the greatest players in the game have appeared for Barça from Johan Cruyff and Diego Maradona to Gary Lineker and Rivaldo. Their current squad, inspired by Leo Messi, could... »

Is Sol Campbell a victim of racism or himself?

Is Sol Campbell a victim of racism or himself?

The other morning I saw the interview on TV where Sol Campbell claimed he’d have been England captain for “…10 years had he been white…”. Intriguing. I mentioned this to a Journalist and broadcaster and during our discussion, he alerted me to the Dis... »

Respect: An Ever Decreasing Commodity

Respect: An Ever Decreasing Commodity

Respect: An Ever Decreasing Commodity Ever since the launch of the FA’s coveted respect policy in 2008, it has been an increasing issue within the grass roots football community. Indeed as far as grass roots is concerned respect is a major subject fo... »

30 Random Football Facts

30 Random Football Facts

Every now and again on The Football Writer’s Facebook page, I have posted a random football fact. So I’ve decided to post all 30 of them I have posted so far as a dedicated article. Ladies and gentlemen, I present to you, 30 incredibly random f... »

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