Top Potential De Gea Replacements For Manchester United

Top Potential De Gea Replacements For Manchester United

It is seems increasingly likely that this summer Manchester United will be faced with the arduous challenge of replacing their Player of the Year and star goalkeeper David De Gea. Although Van Gaal has stated he is becoming more positive with regards to his chances of keeping the Spanish stopper there is no smoke without fire. A move to Madrid this summer appears a formality for David De Gea. A task United would rather be without this summer is trying …
Snubbed from PFA Team of the Season | Fabregas, Cazorla, Aguero left out!

Snubbed from PFA Team of the Season | Fabregas, Cazorla, Aguero left out!

Hugo Comes Up Huge for Spurs

Hugo Comes Up Huge for Spurs

In an action packed Christmas period many of us had picked out Tottenham Hotspurs vs Manchester United as the stand out fixture. Tottenham had recorded a 2-1 victory against Leicester on Boxing Day with goals from Kane and Erikson, while United comprehensively beat Newcastle 3-1 as they continued their good form and remained unbeaten in 6 games. United dominated the early period of the game having the majority of the ball but struggled to make any clear cut chances until …
2014/15 Season Preview: Tottenham Hotspur

2014/15 Season Preview: Tottenham Hotspur

After a summer of scintillating football, it's hard to get pumped up over the start of the domestic club season... or is it? The new season looks as open as it has been in regards to the Premier League. The top seven may look to be set in stone with Manchester City, Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal, Everton, Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United all adding in key areas to their squad, but it remains to be seen what exactly the final positions …
In-Between the Posts: Premier League Keepers, Battle For Glory

In-Between the Posts: Premier League Keepers, Battle For Glory

A unique feature of this transfer window has been that the almost all the top clubs are looking to add depth and quality in the goalkeeping department. Whether it is the keepers who were out on loan returning to their parent club or smart captures of foreign keeper on the cheap, managers are understanding the need to have more than the usual safe pair of hands between the posts. Only Manchester United and Everton from the teams that finished in …
Paul Pogba v Nigeria | Player Performance Analysis FIFA World Cup 2014

Paul Pogba v Nigeria | Player Performance Analysis FIFA World Cup 2014

The French World Cup winning team of 1998 are the inspiration for this current France side, with Les Blues manager Didier Deschamps leading his team to the quarter finals of the World Cup, like he had done 16 years ago as a player in Lens. That '98 France side consisted of great players like Zinedine Zidane, Thierry Henry, David Trezeguet, Lilian Thuram, Didier Deschamps and Patrick Vieira. The 2014 side have an array of talent, young and old, throughout the …
The Modern Day Use Of Full Backs | Evra, Baines, Enrique Stats 12/13

The Modern Day Use Of Full Backs | Evra, Baines, Enrique Stats 12/13

Football often develops additional roles for players through constant progression in methods of play, putting increased significance on certain tactical styles. New footballing philosophies are created and developed to improve performance levels, and bring fresh ideas into the game. The basis in which players are instructed to be responsible for various duties within any one position is rapidly increasing. This can be seen in every position from goalkeeper through to striker. The ways in which these tactics are instructed upon a …
Moyes is mad...at Webb's decisions

Moyes is mad...at Webb's decisions

Manchester United manager David Moyes has hit out at referee Howard Webb after his teams 2-1 home defeat to Tottenham Hotspurs on Wednesday afternoon. Speaking after his team were not awarded a penalty after Spurs keeper Hugo Lloris appeared to foul Ashley Young, Moyes fumed "It's an incredible decision, in fact probably one of the worst I think I saw," "The goalkeeper comes out, Ashley Young gets the ball before him and he follows through," "If you follow through on a …