Robert Magee

Emre Can | The Main Man for Liverpool?

Emre Can | The Main Man for Liverpool?

Is Emre Can becoming a main man for Liverpool? Before Christmas both the  players and manager Brendan Rodgers were coming under increasing pressure as the team slipped further away from fourth spot. The Merseyside club were 9 points away from fourth placed West Ham which may have caused Rodgers to make a change to formation and tactics. Since then, Liverpool reverted to the 3-4-3 formation and have got 23 points out of a possible 27 in their last 9 games. There have …
Superb Santi Helps Secure Victory for Arsenal

Superb Santi Helps Secure Victory for Arsenal

The stand out fixture of match day twenty two was the clash between title contenders Manchester City and Arsenal who have title winning and top four ambitions of their own. Many fans were awaiting the chance to see Sergio Aguero and Alexis Sanchez go toe to toe as two of the best players in the Barclays Premier League. However there was a surprise in store as Santi Cazorla stole the show with an A* performance much like at the start of …
Hugo Comes Up Huge for Spurs

Hugo Comes Up Huge for Spurs

In an action packed Christmas period many of us had picked out Tottenham Hotspurs vs Manchester United as the stand out fixture. Tottenham had recorded a 2-1 victory against Leicester on Boxing Day with goals from Kane and Erikson, while United comprehensively beat Newcastle 3-1 as they continued their good form and remained unbeaten in 6 games. United dominated the early period of the game having the majority of the ball but struggled to make any clear cut chances until …
Gerrard's Sixteen Years of Service and Still a Match Winner

Gerrard's Sixteen Years of Service and Still a Match Winner

The fixture between Liverpool and Stoke marked 16 years since Steven Gerrard’s debut, which was against Blackburn Rovers. However, Gerrard had a similar spot to when he was 16, as he started on the bench to the surprise of many fans. With Gerrard being such an iconic figure at Anfield there was an element of surprise with many fans. Although Liverpool had only won 2 of the last 8 games Rodgers decided to only start 1 of his summer signs; Rickie …