Can Financial Funding and Promotion Push Portsmouth Back to the Premier League?

With a billionaire takeover knocking at the door and recent promotion to the English Football League’s third tier, Portsmouth have plummeted from the peak of the Premier League to League Two and are showing signs of a memorable revival. It’s one of the sad stories of football. Financial troubles dragged the 2008 FA Cup champions… Continue reading Can Financial Funding and Promotion Push Portsmouth Back to the Premier League?

Celtic’s Need for European Success in the Name of Progress

A look into Celtic’s domestic dominance, their need to re-establish European success to progress and the vast opportunities it will bring

Derry City captain Ryan McBride dies aged 27

On Sunday the 19th March 2017, 27-year-old Derry City defender and captain Ryan McBride died suddenly in his home just a few hundred metres from Derry’s Brandywell Stadium, the cause for this tragedy is still unknown. Born in Derry, he naturally began his career playing in their amateur leagues, gradually elevating himself through the Derry… Continue reading Derry City captain Ryan McBride dies aged 27

Masterful Monaco send Pep’s suicidal City out of Champions League

Manchester City come crashing out of the Champions League despite their 2 goal advantage from the first leg. Monaco came into this game averaging over 3 goals at home all season, needing only 2 goals which they have done 31 times so far this season in just 46 games. City, lead by Pep Guardiola who… Continue reading Masterful Monaco send Pep’s suicidal City out of Champions League

English players abroad, our lack of international influence and its worrying consequences

England, a multi-cultural society awash with people travelling to every corner of the globe. From white-washed sandy shores in the Caribbean to adrenaline inspired Oceanic adventures, as a nation we are adept at spreading our influence around the world and discovering what it has to offer. However, when it comes to football, it’s something of… Continue reading English players abroad, our lack of international influence and its worrying consequences

Man City Stopped by Stubborn Stoke

A frustrating night for Pep Guardiola and his men as a strong defensive display from Stoke denies any hope of closing the gap on Chelsea. Man City strolled out into a lifeless Etihad stadium to challenge a Stoke City side who had consecutively shipped 4 against England’s elite, never before had Pep’s sky blue side not… Continue reading Man City Stopped by Stubborn Stoke