Marcelo Brozovic - introducing the Arsenal and Liverpool target

Marcelo Brozovic - introducing the Arsenal and Liverpool target

According to Gazzetta Dello Sport, Marcelo Brozovic is a target for both Liverpool and Arsenal. The report states that after asking about the midfielder earlier in the window, both clubs are set to return strong and it could result in a battle for the Croatian midfielder. Inter had previously priced the midfielder at €30m, but their stance may have softened in recent days due to the managerial change. Frank de Boer is set to be appointed after Roberto Mancini was …
Away Day Blues Become Increasingly Alarming for Manchester City

Away Day Blues Become Increasingly Alarming for Manchester City

Manchester City are currently dismantling their title chances almost every time they set off on their Premier League travels. The poor results just keep on coming with another narrow defeat at Sunderland this Sunday. Interestingly, City are yet to lose by more than one goal, which shows there's a significant factor causing these defeats. Defensive lapses of concentration, poor goalkeeping, no Plan B to break the opposition down are all factors of this dreadful form. The fact that this team, …
Is man-marking on set pieces right for Liverpool? Tactical Analysis

Is man-marking on set pieces right for Liverpool? Tactical Analysis

Despite the strong start to the 2013/14 season, Liverpool’s performances in the current campaign are still far from perfect. There’s of course plenty of joy: the SAS partnership are destroying every Premier League defence that stands in their way, the back three are doing their jobs well and Simon Mignolet seems to be a great answer to the Reds’ problems with the goalkeeper position.  Nevertheless, improvement still needs to be made with the performance of Brendan Rodgers' team. One of …
Carlos Tevez set to join Juventus

Carlos Tevez set to join Juventus

Carlos Tevez has caused fireworks both on and off the pitch in his time playing in the English top flight with West Ham United, Manchester United and Manchester City. He is finally set to leave these shores shortly as City have agreed a deal with Italian champions Juventus for a fee worth up to £12M. This could be considered a bargain as Tevez has proved to be a very talented striker scoring 84 league goals in seven seasons in England. …
Jose Mourinho to discuss future once season ends

Jose Mourinho to discuss future once season ends

Jose Mourinho has always maintained that he would like to return to the Premier League and ever since the enigmatic Portuguese coach left Chelsea there seems to have been a void left behind which has never really be filled. The character that is Jose Mourinho, the self proclaimed 'special one' seemed to fit into the Premier League and English life in general with admirable ease and as such many have clamoured for his return. [caption id="" align="alignright" width="221"] Jose Mourinho …
Manchester United vs Manchester City | Match Preview & Predicted Line-ups

Manchester United vs Manchester City | Match Preview & Predicted Line-ups

Manchester United head into the first Manchester derby of 2013 in a position they could have only dreamed of at the start of the campaign, following Manchester City's inability to replicate their fantastic form and free flowing football of their title winning campaign last year, the red side of Manchester find themselves fifteen points ahead of Mancini's men with only eight games left to play. When the sides first met at Eastlands in December, Manchester City were still unbeaten in the League …
Carlos Tevez admits driving whilst disqualified | Tevez 12/13 Stats

Carlos Tevez admits driving whilst disqualified | Tevez 12/13 Stats

Manchester City centre forward Carlos Tevez appeared in front of Macclesfield magistrates this morning to face the charges of driving whilst disqualified and without insurance. This incident occurred a number of weeks ago prior to Manchester City's FA Cup fixture with Barnsley with manager Roberto Mancini stating after the match in which Tevez got a hat-trick, "If it has this effect on him, I hope the police stop Carlos every day." [caption id="" align="alignright" width="300"] Carlos Tevez pictured outside Macclesfield magistrates this morning[/caption] …
Manchester City 2 Fulham 0 | Match & Stats Report

Manchester City 2 Fulham 0 | Match & Stats Report

Fulham traveled to the Etihad Saturday for a match that ended in an uncontested manner. Manchester City were to too much for Jol's side, despite giving up the majority of possession. The Citizens always looked as though they were more likely to take all three points, and a fantastic individual performance from David Silva sealed those points. Aguero was benched in favour of Dzeko. Dzeko currently is one of the most frequent scores in the Premier League, and this show of …