Eden Hazard: How Far Can He Go? Bale & Suarez Comparison

Eden Hazard: How Far Can He Go? Bale & Suarez Comparison

In the last two Premier League seasons, fans were treated to some of best performances possible from what are now two of the league's greatest and most expensive exports. When Cristiano Ronaldo left to Real Madrid from Manchester United the Premier League lost the best talent in the world to La Liga. The player who some years later stood up and took up the mantel left by Cristiano was Tottenham’s Gareth Bale. He lit up the league for Spurs taking …
Most Likely to Strike in the Relegation Scrap - Defoe, Austin, Nugent, Ings and Benteke

Most Likely to Strike in the Relegation Scrap - Defoe, Austin, Nugent, Ings and Benteke

With the end of the season only weeks away, we find ourselves at that stage when the foot of the table starts to make for interesting viewing. It seems that Chelsea are going to be crowned League Champions this season, albeit without a calamitous run of form in coming weeks, but whenever we think we know who the certainties for relegation are it changes in an instance. Just two games ago I would have told you that Leicester City were …
Coquelin, Carrick and Matic: The Men Holding The Midfield

Coquelin, Carrick and Matic: The Men Holding The Midfield

The holding midfield role is one of the most important positions on the pitch. You expect your holding midfielder to dictate the game and pull the strings to your side's benefit. Someone who can read the game expertly, seek out dangerous attacks and cut them out at source, before starting your attack. If you look at the great Premier League teams at their heart has been a robust central midfielder who set the tempo for the players around them to …
My Full Back's More Useful Than Yours | Johnson, Walker & Evra Vs Gunter, Debuchy & Cameron

My Full Back's More Useful Than Yours | Johnson, Walker & Evra Vs Gunter, Debuchy & Cameron

The Full Back position is one that has evolved rapidly since the inception of the EPL, and so has the importance that this role plays in a team. It is no longer about being a solid defender with the ability to "stick it in the mixer", but a position that can involve being a key attacking wide player who’s team relies on them to provide the width for an otherwise narrow attacking threat. It says it all that Leighton Baines …
The Crawl Back to the Top: Liverpool | Rodgers Vs Benitez Comparison

The Crawl Back to the Top: Liverpool | Rodgers Vs Benitez Comparison

Liverpool have been stuck in a dark era now for over 20 years, where the one shining light has been Istanbul in 2005, the only night the fans can truly say the club has been where it is supposed to be. Of course there has been plenty of domestic success during this time, however it is safe to say nobody at the club will be satisfied until winning the Premier League is a reality and realistic objective on a regular …
Where did it go wrong for Manchester City in 2013? Stats Comparison 11/12 & 12/13

Where did it go wrong for Manchester City in 2013? Stats Comparison 11/12 & 12/13

Modric and Silva | Mercurial Midfielders

Modric and Silva | Mercurial Midfielders

When Daniel Levy stood firm and said in no uncertain terms that Luka Modric would not be sold to Chelsea, a lot was made of how he would perform for Tottenham. Would a want away player give his all for a club that he seemed so desperately to want to leave? Thankfully, the mercurial Modric knuckled down and let his football do the talking. He has been central to the attacking flair that Tottenham have demonstrated this season and he …