Analysing Christian Pulisic's return to form at Chelsea

Analysing Christian Pulisic's return to form at Chelsea

It has been a frustrating season for Christian Pulisic, as he has been hampered by injuries. His lack of regular minutes has also been caused by the increased competition in the squad. The managerial change at Chelsea has provided another obstacle for the American, as Thomas Tuchel is giving everybody a chance to prove themselves. The attacker was one of two players in the squad to have previously worked with the German head coach, but that doesn't appear to have …
What is next for Naby Keita and Liverpool?

What is next for Naby Keita and Liverpool?

Following some improvements in recent Premier League matches against Wolves and Arsenal, there was confidence that Liverpool could go to Real Madrid and win. The 3-1 defeat was a disappointment, but the performance would have caused greater concern for Jurgen Klopp. Although they had more possession than their hosts (54%-46%), the Reds only managed one shot on target. They remain in the tie, but they will need to show a big improvement at Anfield. One of the talking points to …
Manchester United need to remain patient with ‘consistent’ Greenwood

Manchester United need to remain patient with ‘consistent’ Greenwood

Mason Greenwood has had a turbulent first two seasons as a first team player at Manchester United. The lack of a break between the two seasons has meant that the teenager hasn’t had an opportunity to come up for air. It is a huge adjustment for a player of his age to adapt to his changing lifestyle and increased media exposure. There have been many consequences of the pandemic and the adaptation of youth players to senior football has certainly …
Analysing Martin Odegaard's impressive start at Arsenal

Analysing Martin Odegaard's impressive start at Arsenal

It has been a rollercoaster of a career to date for Martin Ødegaard. His latest loan spell at Arsenal has seen him attempt to kickstart his career in the Premier League. Last season, he fared well at Real Sociedad and earned a chance to return early to Real Madrid, but Zinedine Zidane was reluctant to give the Norwegian international a run in the first team. This led to his temporary move to the Emirates Stadium, in the hope that greater …
What You Need When Watching Your Team Away In the Champions League

What You Need When Watching Your Team Away In the Champions League

The world’s most prestigious club football tournament is well underway, as Arsenal, Leicester, Manchester City and Tottenham look to advance from the group stage of the Champions League. Seeing as the trophy hasn’t been won by an English side since the 2011-12 season, many fans often put all rivalries aside if it means they can see and English team win the competition. If you’re one of the many thousands of football fans travelling across Europe to watch the Champions League, …
Why the next month is key for Chelsea in attack

Why the next month is key for Chelsea in attack

It has been a positive first few months of the Thomas Tuchel era at Chelsea. The German has guided his new team into the top four and has progressed in both cup competitions. The big improvements have been made at the back, with the defence conceding just two goals in 13 matches across all competitions. However, it has been far from perfect and the success in defence has cost them in attack. In the same period, Chelsea have scored 15 …
Edinson Cavani is proving to be a great signing for Manchester United

Edinson Cavani is proving to be a great signing for Manchester United

The differing fortunes of Manchester United and Liverpool during the week underlined the value of one piece of transfer business conducted by the latter in the summer. There were eyebrows raised when United signed Edinson Cavani on a free transfer, due to his age and wages. However, he has already had a huge impact and played a role in the team’s lofty league position. In basic terms, the Uruguayan striker is a world class goal scorer and a born winner. …
Are Manchester United In A Title Challenge?

Are Manchester United In A Title Challenge?

By winning at Turf Moor on Tuesday, the Red Devils top the Premier League table for the first time since the opening day of the 2018-19 season. Given that they played the first game that weekend with Bournemouth bettering their result only a few hours later, only the most diehard supporter would have drawn any comfort from that brief stay at the summit. Manchester United eventually finished thirty-two points off the champions, Manchester City, come the end of the season. …
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