Ryan Richards

Can the Return of Sturridge Push Liverpool to a Top 4 Finish?

Can the Return of Sturridge Push Liverpool to a Top 4 Finish?

Daniel Sturridge made his long awaited return to action yesterday, in what was his first appearance since the 31st August. The return will surely bring a fresh boost of confidence for a Liverpool team who have been grinding out wins recently, and after 2 impressive performances against Chelsea in the Capital One Cup Semi-Final, the 2-0 victory at home to West Ham moves the Reds above their opponents and into 7th place, just 4 points off 4th place, something that looked very distant …
Are These Starlets Pushing for an England Call Up?

Are These Starlets Pushing for an England Call Up?

It’s been a fantastic season thus far from English strikers, with the likes of Saido Berahino and Dwight Gayle excelling for their teams. However, it has been the trio of Harry Kane, Danny Ings and Charlie Austin that have really stole the limelight this season. A combined tally of 28 Premier League goals and 41 in all competitions (including internationals) it’s no wonder why England boss Roy Hodgson will have a selection headache with the aforementioned players knocking on Roy’s …
Soldado Ends Nine Month League Goal Drought

Soldado Ends Nine Month League Goal Drought

Roberto Soldado scored what proved to be the winning goal, his first league goal in 9 months, and first in all competitions in 594 minutes. Tottenham started in a 4-4-2 formation with Kane playing slightly behind Soldado up front with academy products Ryan Mason and Nabil Bentaleb in the middle of midfield. Lennon brought width that has been missing in recent weeks. Everton lined up in a 4-2-3-1 with Barkley behind Lukaku in a narrow formation. Tottenham pressed high and …
Another Late show for Spurs as they edge past Hull City

Another Late show for Spurs as they edge past Hull City

It was Deja vu for Spurs as they came from behind for the second consecutive away match to grab all 3 points against a determined Hull City. It took a red card 6 minutes into the second half to kick start the performance which looked destined to end up like many of Spurs’ recent performances. Both teams named 6 changes with Tottenham reverting to a 4-4-2 formation with Soldado and Kane partnered up top. Hull City feature 3 ex-Tottenham players …