James Rodriguez Vs Uruguay | Player Performance

James Rodriguez Vs Uruguay | Player Performance

Colombia took on Uruguay in the second round of 16 game in the 2014 World Cup.  Colombia managed a comfortable 2-0 win over their their South American foes.  One man was the undoubted star of the show and that man was Monaco star, James Rodriguez.  Rodriguez was by far the best player on the pitch and the 22 year old has put in exceptional performances throughout this World Cup. Colombia look like a serious contender for this World Cup, despite …
West Ham Utd V Southampton Preview | Key Players, Team News and Stats

West Ham Utd V Southampton Preview | Key Players, Team News and Stats

Saturday afternoon sees West Ham United welcome Southampton to the Boleyn Ground. West Ham are on an upward curve, having won their last 3 matches and moving into 11th place in the Barclays Premier League. They are by no means out of the relegation scrap yet though, as they stand only 4 points ahead of Sunderland in the final relegation position. Southampton, on the other hand, come into this game on the back of two straight away wins and have Manchester …
Unlikely Key Performers: Henderson, Mertesacker, Marshall, Rodriguez..

Unlikely Key Performers: Henderson, Mertesacker, Marshall, Rodriguez..

There are the players that surprise no-one with their brilliant performances throughout the season, but what about the players that you wouldn’t you expect to be impressed by? Here are 5 of mine. David Marshall For any newly promoted team, the goalkeeper faces the almighty task of being the last line of defence, that is needed more than ever. After a season when he relatively coasted through games in the Championship, he now faces world class strikers, who need only …
Tottenham 1 Southampton 0 | In-Depth Tactical Analysis

Tottenham 1 Southampton 0 | In-Depth Tactical Analysis

It was yet another glorious spring day and north Londoners Tottenham were hosting Southampton, in a bid to secure their position for a place in the Champions League.  Both teams had some key absentees and it was interesting to watch how both managers coped with them. For Tottenham Parker was injured and on top of the Sandro’s long-term injury Villas-Boas had a choice to make on how to construct his midfield. In the last couple of weeks we have seen …