I have every reason to believe that Manchester City’s most testing phase this season, is now past them. The phase lasted 55 days when seven starting players lay injured (at different times) – Mendy, Stones, Kompany, Delph, Silva, Sane & Jesus … Continue reading Pep Talk 10: When Jesus Wept
The Manchester Derby (read: Pep Guardiola vs Jose Mourinho showdown) will be nothing less than a Justice League or Thor Ragnarok blockbuster. Entire English Premier League ecosystem is looking up to this game. If Sane and co triumph, it will turn the … Continue reading Pep Talk 6: Can Guardiolismo tame ‘rich West Brom’ at the Manchester Derby?
For most of last fortnight i was waiting for Euro 2016 to end. The upcoming English Premier League season is expected to be too hotly contested, bloody and exciting. Fans can’t wait for that to start. With Jose, Pep, Klopp, … Continue reading Jose Mourinho leads – Ranking EPL’s best early summer transfer movers
Zizou first up Zinadine Zidane and Real Madrid have Champions League blessings all over them. In his first year as a Real Madrid player, they won their ninth Champions League. In Zidane’s first year as assistant manager of Real Madrid, … Continue reading Football Funnies Part 2– Managers season review
Random thoughts bugging me at work on a rainy Monday… King Kenny & Star Stevie: So Kenny started the way it was expected; a routine loss to Manchester United. What he didn’t expect was Gerrard’s horror show to continue. Captain … Continue reading MONDAY BLUES
A look back at the Christmas week action while Ballotelli, Berbatov, Baird, Bale, Bowyer keeps piling the goals in EPL. Third time lucky: Manchester City finally found a way to the top, albeit for five hours! The first time they … Continue reading A ‘B’usy Christmas
GW22 – a round of evenly matched games, impossible to predict and expects topsy-turvy results… I start this piece with a weird logic as to why Chelsea drew and Wigan lost. When eight of the first ten outcomes of GW21 … Continue reading Thats Why We Love EPL, So Much
For football lunatics (…And we prefer being addressed that way!), the glitterati of the Oscar night pales in comparison to what comes up 43hours after the Academy Awards event. The Champions league pre-quarters have five absolute blockbusters out of the … Continue reading A Curious Case Of English Teams