How the failed Super League proposal can ultimately save the beautiful game

It was revealed beyond all doubt this week that football at the highest level is rotten to the core, but of course we were all acutely aware of that already. When five of the biggest clubs in England – plus hilariously Tottenham who were invited along for the joyride simply because their vehicle is shiny … Read more

Fantasy Premier League: Four of the best captains for gameweek 33

There’s now just six more gameweeks of the Fantasy Premier League season remaining and mini-leagues across the world are now heating up, each selection ever more crucial as you bid to improve – or hold – rank ahead of the run-in. Gameweek 33 brings us a renewal of hostilities between northern rivals Leeds and Manchester … Read more

Five of the best jerseys ahead of Euro 2021

This summer will bring a festival of football as the rescheduled European Championships take place, the continent’s best competing to be crowned as champions of Europe. The tournament will begin in June and take place for a month. Wembley hosting the latter stages with the semi-finals and final scheduled to take place at England’s national … Read more

Ranking the five youngest managers in Premier League history

Ryan Mason will take charge of Tottenham for the first time this evening, the club’s former midfielder named as manager on an interim basis following the sacking of Jose Mourinho. Mason will take charge of the north Londoners four years after injury prematurely ended his playing career, returning to former side Spurs shortly afterwards to … Read more

Spurs make contact with Nagelsmann over vacant position

Tottenham have made contact with RB Leipzig manager Julian Nagelsmann as the club seek a replacement for the sacked Jose Mourinho. Mourinho was sacked as Spurs manager on Monday following a difficult second half to the season, the north London seventh after winning just one of their past five Premier League fixtures and five points … Read more

Twitter reacts as the European Super League dramatically collapses

Just as it appeared football was heading for catastrophic and irreversible change, the power of the people once again proved stronger than the people in power as plans for a European Super League collapsed as quickly as they appeared. The controversial announcement of a breakaway competition surfaced on Sunday evening with each of the Premier … Read more

Picking a best England XI if ‘big six’ players are banned from Euros

Football has been dominated over the past two days by the prospect of a European Super League, a breakaway competition that has highlighted further the financial greed of the game’s elite. Each of the Premier League’s ‘big six’ have been announced as founding members of the tournament, which threatens the existence of the game as … Read more

Premier League discuss ‘immediate implications’ of European Super League plans

The Premier League and FA have met with the 14 teams outside of the division’s ‘big six’ to discuss the ‘immediate implications’ of the European Super League proposals. Manchester United, Manchester City, Liverpool, Chelsea, Tottenham and Arsenal have sent shockwaves through the game after confirming their agreement to join a breakaway competition, featuring Europe’s elite … Read more

Seven players that shone in the FA Cup and Premier League this weekend

With the doom and gloom currently surrounding the future of English football and impending threat of a European Super League, it’s worth remembering that the current set-up remains pretty good. Chelsea ended Manchester City’s quest for an unprecedented quadruple following a 1-0 win in the FA Cup semi-finals, where they will be joined by a … Read more

Five of the worst cases of ‘Second Season Syndrome’ in Premier League history

Sheffield United’s brilliant return to the Premier League was one of the stories of the campaign last season, the newly-promoted outfit competing for a place in Europe throughout before finishing a highly respectable ninth. It’s been a different story this time around for the Blades, however, whose 1-0 defeat to Wolves this weekend confirmed relegation … Read more

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