Disruptive Pre-Season For Top Two An Opportunity For Chasing Pack?

Disruptive Pre-Season For Top Two An Opportunity For Chasing Pack?

There’s never been a summer quite like this one. Clubs and national teams are increasingly testing the limits of player work-loads but since the Champions League final brought down the curtain on the European club season, we have had the privilege of watching the inaugural Nations League Finals, Euro 2020 qualifiers, the UEFA U-21 Championships and three senior continental competitions over the past month.  Rested players have already begun to make their way back to their clubs for the start …
Bernardo Silva In A League Of His Own

Bernardo Silva In A League Of His Own

Watching the games between the best teams in the league by a country mile this season, one player stood out over both fixtures. No, it wasn’t the Professional Footballers Association and Premier League Player of the Year, Virgil Van Dijk of Liverpool. Nor was it the player football writers deemed to be the best in Raheem Sterling of Manchester City.  While Bernardo Silva didn’t exactly warm the bench last season, his minutes were limited in the Premier League and Pep …
Liverpool Vs Bayern Munich Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Liverpool Vs Bayern Munich Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

After a brief interlude European football will be back at Anfield on Tuesday night. In their round of 16 tie, Liverpool host the Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich on Tuesday. If one looks at the Premier League and Bundesliga tables as of now, we may see them as two very similar teams – both are placed second in their respective domestic leagues and both are separated from the respective league leaders by a whisker. However, the two teams have had two …
Chelsea will risk losing a huge talent if Christensen isn't given starts.

Chelsea will risk losing a huge talent if Christensen isn't given starts.

Chelsea are approaching a crossroads under Maurizio Sarri. They remain in all the cup competitions, therefore their season is far from over, but recent results have been a worry. They have been humiliated against Bournemouth and Manchester City, with the manager openly criticising the mentality of the players. This has been a problem that has affected the Blues for a long time and it is now time for change. They have one of the finest youth academies at their disposal …
Cautious Liverpool Scrape Through with a 1-0 Win at Brighton

Cautious Liverpool Scrape Through with a 1-0 Win at Brighton

January has been a terrible month for Liverpool in the recent seasons and with two losses in last two games, one to Manchester City in the league and then to Wolves in the FA Cup, it seemed that the Reds were just following the annual pattern. However, Jurgen Klopp’s rested but depleted team managed to hold on to a narrow 1-0 win at Brighton today, stretching their lead over Manchester City back to seven points, at least for two days. …
Manchester City Vs Liverpool Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Manchester City Vs Liverpool Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

2018 has ended with a bang for all of Premier League and very much so for Liverpool supporters. It has not been so great for Manchester City supporters. This Thursday night, for their first game of 2019, the two title rivals, who between them have a 98% chance of winning the league, will face up for the second time in the league season. It is a game that had “Title-Decider” written all over it even before the start of the …
Liverpool and Mohamed Salah Thrash Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium

Liverpool and Mohamed Salah Thrash Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium

Two years and four days ago, when Liverpool travelled to the Vitality stadium to play Bournemouth, they were in the second position, had won 9 out of 13 games and had just lost a single game. More importantly, they were just one point off the league leaders of the time – Chelsea. And Liverpool needed to win at Bournemouth for them to maintain the pressure on the Blues from London. Till the 75th minute in that game, it indeed seemed …
Burnley Vs Liverpool Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Burnley Vs Liverpool Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

When Liverpool travelled to Turf Moor in the second game of the 2016-17 season, Jurgen Klopp was starting his first full season in charge of the Reds and his team had already defeated Arsenal in the first game. Then at Turf Moor they ran in to Sean Dyche’s Burnley and their low-block defence. Try as they may, the high-tempo Liverpool were not able to unlock that defence and lost the game 2-0. It almost became a template that teams adopted …
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