Ghana Vs United States Preview | World Cup 2014: Group G

Ghana Vs United States Preview | World Cup 2014: Group G

On June 16th, the United States and Ghana will travel to Estadio das Dunas to kick off their respective World Cup campaigns. These are the teams people are betting on finishing third and fourth in this group.  They will both be looking to prove people wrong and advance from this extremely tough group.  It may be the first game of the tournament, but this is a must win game for both teams.  Both know that if they get anything other …
What Has Gone Wrong At Sunderland?

What Has Gone Wrong At Sunderland?

Sunderland entered the season with so much promise after surviving the drop last campaign. The club had brought in several highly rated players to join their squad and in Paulo di Canio, they had a manager who they thought could lead the club forwards. They soon found out the latter wasn't true and quickly replaced the Italian before too much damage was done, but they have continued to underwhelm in the league. The North East side are now sitting at …
Stuttering Signings: Altidore, Anelka, Aspas & Graham Stats Compared

Stuttering Signings: Altidore, Anelka, Aspas & Graham Stats Compared

In a sport defined by the slimmest of margins, there is no commodity more precious than goals.  Whether sweetly struck from 30 yards out or unknowingly bumped in off the backside, the scoreboard does not discriminate and the table shows no sympathy.  With goals at a premium, clubs spend the summer months searching far and wide for any warm-blooded vertebrate that can send the ball in the back of the net with some kind of regularity.  In the case of …
Southampton Vs Sunderland Preview | Stats, Odds & Key Men

Southampton Vs Sunderland Preview | Stats, Odds & Key Men

Southampton vs Sunderland will be one of five 15:00 kickoffs this Saturday and will see two sides meeting who experienced exact opposite results on the opening day. While Southampton enjoyed a dramatic late win from the penalty spot against West Brom away from home, Sunderland’s game with Fulham ended in a disappointing 1-0 home defeat. Is it interesting to take a look at what happened to both teams on the opening day? Yes. Is it a big indicator of how …