1. Schoolboy Errors Cost Arsenal Dear Against FC Porto in Champions League

    FC Porto took the advantage in their Champions League Round of 16 game against Arsenal, with a 2-1 win in the Estadio de Dragao. The Gunners gifted both goals to the hosts with two separate mistakes by deputy ‘keeper Lukasz Fabianski...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about over 4 years ago 240 reads 14 comments

  2. Looking on the Bright Side: Seven Reasons Why Arsenal Can Win the Premier League

    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is hoping to guide his young Gunners to Premier League glory this season. Many had written off their chances following their second defeat in as many games against Chelsea...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about over 4 years ago 2,113 reads 17 comments

  3. Steve Bruce Works His Magic: Assessing Sunderland's January Transfer Window

    Sunderland manager Steve Bruce saw his side continue their worrying Premier League barren spell this afternoon, drawing 1-1 with his former club Wigan Athletic...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about over 4 years ago 185 reads 3 comments

  4. 2020 Vision: Who Will Be the Premier League Big Four in Ten Years?

    It’s funny how much and can change in ten years. If we were to take a snapshot of the Premier League in the year 2000, what would some of the highlights be? Leeds finished third in the league, ...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about over 4 years ago 5,138 reads 38 comments

  5. A Definition of Farce: CAF Ban Togo from Next Two Africa Cup of Nations

    The African Football Confederation (CAF), the governing body of African football, has announced its decision to ban Togo from the next two tournaments...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about over 4 years ago 399 reads 6 comments

  6. Chelsea Adapt Tactics but Flattered by Sunderland's Catalogue of Errors

    Carlo Ancelotti’s Chelsea reaffirmed their Premier League title credentials this afternoon, hammering Sunderland 7-2 at Stamford Bridge...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 322 reads 5 comments

  7. Sunderland Chairman Niall Quinn Cautious Over January Transfers

    Sunderland chairman Niall Quinn has suggested the Premier League club will make no signings in the January transfer window, backing up previous comments made by the club’s manager, Steve Bruce...

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  8. Arsenal 2-2 Everton: Tomas Rosicky Saves Arsene Wenger's Blushes

    Arsenal squandered their chance to go into second place in the Premier League with a 2-2 draw against Everton at the Emirates Stadium this afternoon...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 464 reads 35 comments

  9. Arsenal's January Transfer Targets: Who Should Arsene Wenger Sign?

    Arsenal enter the January transfer window apparently in need of a forward and manager Arsene Wenger has signalled his intention to sign one if he can get the right player at the right value...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 3,406 reads 34 comments

  10. Emmanuel Adebayor's Togo Team Ambushed on Way to African Cup of Nations

    Reports are emerging from Angola that the Togolese national team has been attacked by rebels in the border region of Cabinda. Manchester City have confirmed that Premier League star Emmanuel Adebayor wasn’t wounded...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 395 reads 18 comments

  11. Owen Coyle's Opportunistic Move From Burnley to Bolton Wanderers Is Astute

    Burnley manager Owen Coyle, the man that brought the club back to the top flight of English football, is set to abandon the Clarets in favour of a move to Bolton Wanderers...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 945 reads 13 comments

  12. Future Looking Bleak for Portsmouth as HMRC Continue Corruption Crusade

    Dark clouds gather on the south coast this evening as after Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs issued a winding up petition against Portsmouth, surrounding alleged outstanding VAT and tax payments...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 137 reads 0 comments

  13. Does Foreign Investment Curtail the Development of the British Manager?

    As Roberto Mancini takes charge of Manchester City for his first game following the dismissal of Mark Hughes, there remains a bitter aftertaste in the way a British manager has been ousted in favour of a foreign import...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 127 reads 18 comments

  14. Michael Turner Hit With Four Game Ban as FA Comes Down Hard on Sunderland

    Sunderland’s appeal against the red card shown to Michael Turner for an elbow on Gareth Barry during the game against Manchester City last weekend has been rejected by the Football Association...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 157 reads 4 comments

  15. Mikael Silvestre: The Best £750k Arsene Wenger Ever Spent at Arsenal? (Satire)

    Make no mistake, when Arsene Wenger took out his chequebook last summer and signed away £750,000 in exchange for the services of Mikael Silvestre, it was the best decision he ever made...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 1,634 reads 15 comments

  16. Manchester City Sack Manager Mark Hughes: Hate to Say 'I Told You So'

    Manchester City sacked manager Mark Hughes this evening, despite his side defeating Sunderland 4-3 at Eastlands earlier in the day...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 388 reads 11 comments

  17. Make or Break Time for Arsenal at Liverpool as Chelsea Draw With Everton

    After Chelsea’s 3-0 win against Arsenal on Nov. 29 people were quick to write off Arsenal’s title aspirations this season. Arsene Wenger was more confident, knowingly pointing out that Chelsea will drop points...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 377 reads 29 comments

  18. Away Day Blues Continue as Sunderland Beaten by Fulham at Craven Cottage

    Sunderland’s charge for European football seems to be coming undone before it really gathered any momentum. They slumped to another disappointing defeat on the road this afternoon, losing 1-0 to Fulham thanks to an early Bobby Zamora goal...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 54 reads 0 comments

  19. Racial Abuse of Sunderland Striker Darren Bent's Mum Is Tip of the Iceberg

    Darren Bent’s escapades on Twitter have drawn interest from the media in recent times. The English striker was back in the papers for his online comments following Sunderland’s defeat at Wigan Athletic...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 242 reads 7 comments

  20. Chelsea's 3-0 Victory Over Arsenal Doesn't Prove Anything

    Chelsea extended their lead over Manchester United at the summit of the Premier League with a 3-0 win against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium this afternoon. Glancing at the scoreline and you might think the Blues dominated the game...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 429 reads 51 comments

  21. Sunderland on Course for Premier League Success Under Steve Bruce

    The euphoria of last weekend’s victory against Arsenal has yet to dwindle on Wearside. Sunderland’s win caps an impressive start to the season. The Black Cats currently lie in eighth position in the table, level on points with Liverpool...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 90 reads 6 comments

  22. Ireland's Giovanni Trapattoni May Regret Omitting Sunderland's Andy Reid

    Ireland face France this evening in an attempt to secure a place in the World Cup. They travel to the Stade de France, knowing that a victory is required to keep their hopes alive. At the time of writing they lead the game 1-0 after a goal by Robbie Keane

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 277 reads 5 comments

  23. Robin Van Persie International Duty Injury Signals Disaster For Arsenal

    In-form Arsenal striker Robin van Persie was stretched off just 15 minutes into Holland’s international friendly with Italy last night after a challenge by Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini...

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  24. Brazil 1-0 England: Nilmar Tames Toothless Three Lions

    Brazil triumphed over England in the Khalifa International Stadium in Doha thanks to a header from Nilmar at the start of the second half...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 161 reads 14 comments

  25. Can Darren Bent Convince Fabio Capello of His England Worth?

    Sunderland forward Darren Bent is set to make his first start for the Three Lions under Fabio Capello, as England take on Brazil in a prestige friendly in Qatar this afternoon...

    Owen Watson Written by Owen Watson about almost 5 years ago 126 reads 21 comments