1. Manchester United: Sir Alex, It's Your Title To Lose

    Back in December, I wrote an article that provoked some fury among Arsenal fans. Arsenal were leading the table by five points and playing well, yet I predicted that Manchester United would win the league...

    Shaka Anderson Written by Shaka Anderson about over 6 years ago 1,612 reads 14 comments

  2. Chelsea FC: Avram, You've Got a Stay of Execution

    Two weeks ago, as I sat in my seat at Wembley behind the North goal, I felt the lowest I'd ever felt as a Chelsea fan...

    Shaka Anderson Written by Shaka Anderson about over 6 years ago 776 reads 4 comments

  3. International Football: Best and Worst of 2007

    Ah yes, it's that time of year again—time for feasting, fun and reflection.In that spirit, here are the three best things and three worst things that happened in the football world in 2007...

    Shaka Anderson Written by Shaka Anderson about over 6 years ago 1,291 reads 5 comments

  4. Forget Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool—Let's crown United Champs Now!

    I’m not happy. Want to know why? Then I’ll tell you. On Sunday, I saw my team Chelsea's title hopes go up in smoke due to the brain fade of our star goalkeeper...

    Shaka Anderson Written by Shaka Anderson about over 6 years ago 1,363 reads 19 comments

  5. Fabio for England Manager? Please!

    Fabio Capelo is set to be confirmed as England manager. And I'm not happy. I find it amazing that after years of Sven Goran-Erikksson and his fat paycheque that the FA have learned sweet FA...

    Shaka Anderson Written by Shaka Anderson about over 6 years ago 597 reads 7 comments

  6. Champions League: Don't Bet on Chelsea

    Chelsea—winners of Group B in the 2007-2008 UEFA Champions League.I can't believe I just wrote that.Three months ago, Chelsea looked to be dead in the water...

    Shaka Anderson Written by Shaka Anderson about over 6 years ago 720 reads 6 comments

  7. Euro 2008: Good Riddance to Steve McClaren

    So that's it—Steve McClaren is finally gone.And what did it take for the manager to get the sack?Only for England to fail to qualify for the Euro 2008 finals in Austria...

    Shaka Anderson Written by Shaka Anderson about over 6 years ago 863 reads 3 comments

  8. Why Michael Owen Wants and Needs to Play for England

    Michael Owen wants to play for England.And they need him.But for some reason, everyone, including Newcastle United fans, seems to think Owen cares more about playing for England than for his club...

    Shaka Anderson Written by Shaka Anderson about almost 7 years ago 1,045 reads 4 comments

  9. Chelsea FC: If You Want Entertainment, Watch the Circus

    Roman Abramovich says he wants entertaining and exciting football.Roman, do me a favor—wake up and smell the coffee.The only true entertainment that comes from watching football is when your team wins...

    Shaka Anderson Written by Shaka Anderson about almost 7 years ago 2,075 reads 13 comments

  10. After Mourinho: Time for Chelsea Fans to Move On

    Jose Mourinho is a god in the eyes of most Chelsea fans—and rightfully so.What Mourinho achieved at Chelsea in three seasons is unprecedented.He won the league title in his rookie campaign...

    Shaka Anderson Written by Shaka Anderson about almost 7 years ago 1,416 reads 7 comments

  11. Grant Relieved as Chelsea Breeze Past Hull

    A smile broke on the face of Avram Grant as Chelsea scored their 4th goal as the KC Stadium versus Hull last night...

    Shaka Anderson Written by Shaka Anderson about almost 7 years ago 707 reads 0 comments