O Captain, My Captain! Lack of characters in the Premier League

O Captain, My Captain! Lack of characters in the Premier League

With the imminent move of Chelsea captain John Terry at the end of the season, the Premier League is characterised by a lack of stand out captains. Captains in the military sense that would lead their charges into battle or that would grab points from the jaws of defeat. Bryan Robson, Colin Hendry, Paul Ince, Roy Keane, Graeme Souness, Steven Gerrard, Tony Adams, Patrick Vieira types are few and far between. At the top eight clubs we have Wes Morgan, …
Adam Lallana | Player Performance Analysis vs Crystal Palace

Adam Lallana | Player Performance Analysis vs Crystal Palace

Southampton's form in the Premier League during the current campaign has been inspiring to say the least. With 4 players being drafted into the England squad from nowhere, the main man who has earned himself 3 caps is Adam Lallana and with performances such as the one against Palace at the weekend, he will surely find himself on the plane to Brazil this summer. Hard work and graft are key components to the Captain of Southampton's game. This is illustrated through …
John Terry | Player Performance Analysis Vs Liverpool

John Terry | Player Performance Analysis Vs Liverpool

Few would have expected to view such a high intensity spectacle like they did at Stamford Bridge on the weekend in the clash of the Titans between Chelsea and Liverpool. With both teams battling for the title the big players had to step up to such an occasion, as did John Terry managing to keep Luis Suarez at bay, on an even more momentous day for the Chelsea captain as he had managed to achieve his 600th appearance for the club. …