Liverpool vs Atletico Madrid Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Liverpool vs Atletico Madrid Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Liverpool need another magical European night at Anfield if they are to reach the last eight of the Champions League. They are trailing Atletico Madrid 1-0 following a superb defensive display from the La Liga club in February. It was a reminder of the qualities possessed by Diego Simeone's side, despite recent struggles domestically. They will be similarly hard to break down on Wednesday and they will be determined to get a huge victory over the current holders of the competition. The …
The Malaise at Chelsea

The Malaise at Chelsea

There seems to be little rhyme or reason to Jose Mourinho's decision making thus far. A team overly reliant upon the jaw dropping excellence of Eden Hazard last season has been relegated to mid-table mediocrity. Some analysts point to a third season syndrome suggesting Jose's teams at Chelsea (first time) and Real Madrid all struggled in their 3rd season. What is apparent is that players appear to be playing within themselves. It can be no coincidence Eden Hazard has 3 …
Who Should Be Chelsea Number One Next Season?

Who Should Be Chelsea Number One Next Season?

Chelsea face a huge dilemma going into next season, for the first time since 2004/5 they have genuine competition for Petr Cech. On that occasion the Czech was the young goalkeeper challenging the then established Carlo Cudicini, but now he is the one being threatened by Thibaut Courtois. The Belgian arrived at the club in 2011, but he has been on loan at Atletico for three seasons. It looks like it is finally time for him to come back to …