Sherwood Vs Rodgers: Timmy Tactically Outclasses Brendan

Sherwood Vs Rodgers: Timmy Tactically Outclasses Brendan

He did it. Tim Sherwood improved his ratio of season to cup final appearances by defeating Brendan Rodgers' Liverpool in what was a comfortable win for Villa in the FA Cup Semi final. Taking nothing away from Sherwood, he just followed what the likes of Swansea, Arsenal and Manchester United have done in the previous month to trouble Liverpool and yet again Brendan Rodgers had no answer for it. The concerning part for Liverpool fans is the fact Rodgers if …
Tottenham Hotspur vs Aston Villa Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Tottenham Hotspur vs Aston Villa Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Tottenham Hotspur play host to one of their former managers on Saturday. Tim Sherwood brings his Villa side to the ground he called home last season as his side look to strengthen their campaign for Premier League survival. Pochettino and his men meanwhile are 7 points off a Champions League spot, but with the Manchester Derby this weekend it is an opportunity to close the gap on one of those sides. The disappointment of a draw against Burnley will be …
Sunderland vs Aston Villa Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Sunderland vs Aston Villa Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

On March 14th, Aston Villa travel up north to the Stadium of Light to take on Sunderland. With only a point separating the two sides this is a key match in the relegation battle. After back to back wins over local rivals West Bromwich Albion, Aston Villa look re-energized under Tim Sherwood. They scored more than one goal in a league match for the first time since December 7th in their last league outing, and there's nothing like back to …
Tim Sherwood | Obvious Choice or Uninspired Appointment?

Tim Sherwood | Obvious Choice or Uninspired Appointment?

Since being sacked by Tottenham, Tim Sherwood has been linked with every available job the Premier League could offer. He was apparently a front runner for the West Brom job, bookies favourite for the QPR post, before the media got it spot on and he was appointed as Paul Lambert’s replacement at Aston Villa. The outspoken coach has been eager to return to the pressure cooker of the Premier League and prove his credentials as a top English manager and …
Aston Villa vs Stoke Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Aston Villa vs Stoke Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Tim Sherwood will take charge of his first march as Aston Villa manager on Saturday, and it's crucial that he starts with a positive result. Villa are currently 18th in the Premier League, and with only thirteen games left, a win could lift them above fellow strugglers QPR, Hull and Sunderland. A run of form between now and the end of the season could make the difference between who stays up, and who is demoted to the Championship. Stoke are …
Who Is On The Tottenham Chopping Block?

Who Is On The Tottenham Chopping Block?

One of the strangest managerial departures of the last few seasons came in January 2013 when Nigel Adkins’ contract was terminated with Southampton. After 3 progressive and successful years at the club, Adkins secured The Saints back-to-back promotion and was steadily climbing away from the relegation zone when the axe fell. Southampton were quick to replace the former Scunthorpe United manager with Argentine, Mauricio Pochettino, who came to the Premier League off the back of being terminated from La Liga …
Tottenham Hotspur 5 Sunderland 1 | Match Stats & Tactical Analysis

Tottenham Hotspur 5 Sunderland 1 | Match Stats & Tactical Analysis

Sunderland and Tottenahm came into this Monday night match with just two wins between them across both teams' last five league fixtures. The poor run of form left Sunderland bottom of the Premier League and Spurs sitting just outside a Europa League spot in seventh position, one point behind Manchester United. Tottenham still had an ever so slight chance of catching both Everton and Arsenal to grab a Champions League spot this season but needed this home match to go …
Sandro reveals Spurs anger

Sandro reveals Spurs anger

Tottenham midfielder Sandro has revealed that the team held an angry team meeting following their 4-0 defeat against Chelsea. Having seen their hopes of a top 4 finish severely dented following the thrashing, manager Tim Sherwood accused his team of lacking character and being too nice. Sandro said "We spent more than two hours in a meeting amongst the players and we said what we had to say," he said. "From now on, we know that we all have to listen …