Month: November 2017

World Cup Playoff Preview

23 sides have made it to Russia, this week will see the last 9 places at the World Cup decided. Here’s a preview of the games ahead; The European Playoffs Croatia vs Greece I’m trying to be impartial on the playoffs but I’ll make an exception for this- nobody wants to sit through Greece playing

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Bilic sacking sympthomatic of a club lost

Most of us have a club for whom we have a soft spot; that’s to say a team you don’t support but like so long as they’re playing someone else. The reasons for having a  soft spot for a club are usually centred on a clubs philosophy, history, style of play and tendency to beat

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England Squad Announcement: Southgate wields the axe

Lets be honest the words Gareth Southgate and ruthless don’t fit comfortably in the same sentence. But that’s what the England manager became when he announced the squad he’s taking to Wembley to face the world’s two best sides. Out go Jermain Defoe, Daniel Sturridge, Jake Livermore, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Aaron Cresswell, Chris Smalling & Fraser

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