Hull City: The Worst Prepared Team in Premier League History?

Hull City: The Worst Prepared Team in Premier League History?

Over three months have passed since Hull City clinched promotion back to the Premier League at the first attempt. They had to go through the play offs, but managed to get back into the top flight in time for the new television money. After the final whistle went at Wembley, the feeling was one of pure elation as the board, players, coaching staff and fans celebrated their success. Although there had been a rocky relationship between the owners and the …
What impact can Steve Walsh have on Everton?

What impact can Steve Walsh have on Everton?

Leicester City’s man behind the veil has been revealed as Everton’s top target for the Director of Football position and it could be a miraculous move from the Merseyside club. Everton fans have got an exciting season to look forward to with new manager, Ronald Koeman at the helm and it could get even better if Steve Walsh is named the new Director of Football. Walsh is the man behind Leicester City’s Premier League success. He was in charge of …
Guilty Pleasure of a Liverpool fan - Gianfranco Zola

Guilty Pleasure of a Liverpool fan - Gianfranco Zola

We’ve all got one. The one we weren’t allowed to look at; the one we had to admire in secret, from a distance. One more appropriate to deny than to acknowledge, to dismiss than to appreciate. Guilty pleasures in football usually cross supporting lines. It’s very seldom that one can support one of the top sides and not suddenly themselves in awe, in nearly shameful veneration of a particular talent that not only plays for a rival team, but in …
The Hyperbole of the Premier League

The Hyperbole of the Premier League

There is an innate arrogance about the supporters of the Premier League assuming it is the hardest in the world. However for every Memphis Depay and Pedro, for whom excuses are being meted out about the Premier League being a lot harder than their previous Dutch and Spanish leagues, there is a Dimitri Payet. Payet the £10.7m West Ham midfielder is arguably the most inform midfielder of the Premier League at present and he is playing only his eleventh game …