Dave Hendrick

Ten Lower League Players That Premier League Clubs Should Target

Ten Lower League Players That Premier League Clubs Should Target

When it comes to transfers, football fans can get quite snobbish. They want the big shiny name. They want players that make other clubs jealous. The often overlook the value that can be had in the lower leagues, but in recent years we've seen a number of quality players purchased from Championship clubs, or even League One and League Two clubs. We have seen plenty of players who have spent there careers in the Championship gain promotion to the Premier …
Jose Mourinho Must Look To His Past To See The Future For Spurs

Jose Mourinho Must Look To His Past To See The Future For Spurs

Jose Mourinho. Mention his name in a room full of football fans and it will immediately spark debate about him, his legacy, his personality, his successes and his failures. There can be no denying his place among the greatest managers of all time. From his appointment at Porto in 2002 until the end of his second season with Real Madrid in 2012, Mourinho was sensationally successful. Seven league titles in four different leagues. Two Champions Leagues with underdog teams in …
Is Willian Really What Arsenal Need?

Is Willian Really What Arsenal Need?

Willian Borges da Silva looks set to leave Chelsea this summer after a very successful seven year spell that has seen him help the Blues to two Premier League titles, an FA Cup, a League Cup and a Europa League success. He has played a key role over his time at club and scored 63 goals under five different managers. He has been linked with a number of clubs who seem prepared to offer him the three year contract he …
Why Trincao makes perfect sense for Leicester City

Why Trincao makes perfect sense for Leicester City

According to reports in The Guardian Leicester City have launched an ambitious move to capture Portuguese winger Trincao from FC Barcelona. Fabrizio Romano has tweeted that the Foxes have approached Barca, who are desperate to raise funds to sign new players and will need to move on a number players this summer, with an offer of a two year loan with an obligation to buy for £50million on completion of the loan. On the face of it, it would be …
What went wrong for Bournemouth this season?

What went wrong for Bournemouth this season?

AFC Bournemouth never had any right to be in the Premier League. A small south coast team with a tiny stadium, they had spent their history slogging away in the lower leagues not even dreaming of one day playing in the top flight. Indeed, until the 1980's they'd never even played in the second tier of English football. But Eddie Howe changed that. He made fans dream, and then he turned those dreams into reality. Having taken over a club …
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