1. Liverpool: Top of the Table but Still Not Happy

    With almost half of the Premier League season gone, the league table is starting to take a more recognisable shape, finally recovering from the exciting and surprising start to the season...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about over 5 years ago 235 reads 6 comments

  2. The Great Debate: Cristiano Ronaldo's Red Card

    Today's Manchester derby was one in which many, myself included, were predicting a shock result, with the blue side of Manchester triumphing...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about over 5 years ago 1,627 reads 71 comments

  3. Fulham Cling On to the Unofficial World Club Championship Again!

    Barney Corkhill's Unofficial World Club Championship (UWCC) saw another defence today, as unlikely champions Fulham took on Martin O'Neill's Aston Villa at Villa Park...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about over 5 years ago 292 reads 5 comments

  4. Wonderful Wales and Embarrassing England: The Story Of The Weekend's Rugby

    After four weeks of autumn internationals, finally the Northern Hemisphere stood up against the Southern. Well, at least Wales did...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about over 5 years ago 393 reads 4 comments

  5. Shock Sunday: Could This Be Liverpool's Chance?

    After a day on which only Aston Villa was the only one of the big four that played (sorry Arsenal fans, I couldn't resist!), fans have been left drooling over the matches coming up tomorrow...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about over 5 years ago 667 reads 5 comments

  6. A Tribute to the One Club Men of Football!

    In these days of football being more of a business than a game, and money playing a huge part in the careers of players, loyalty is something that is becoming rarer and rarer each and every year...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about over 5 years ago 612 reads 16 comments

  7. 250 Not Out! My Bleacher Report Story So Far!

    Well, well, well! When I joined Bleacher Report way back on April 28th of this year I would never have thought that seven months later I'd still be writing...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about over 5 years ago 374 reads 42 comments

  8. A Tribute To...Paolo Maldini

    Barney Corkhill's "A Tribute To..." series once again looks at football. In this series I look at the greatest talents to grace various sports. Today's tribute is to one of the most decorated, loyal, and respected players in World Football history...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about over 5 years ago 737 reads 10 comments

  9. The FA Sinks to an All-Time Low

    For years now, many fans have had a problem with the FA. They continue to rile fans all over the country with controversial and sometimes ridiculous plans, ideas, and decisions. But, until now, I've never really had a problem with them...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about over 5 years ago 190 reads 8 comments

  10. The Hidden Damage Of Heysel and Hillsborough Finally Being Laid To Rest?

    May 29th, 1985 and April 15th, 1989 will be dates forever etched in the minds of football fans, particularly those of Liverpool Football Club. It was on these dates that two of the biggest disasters in football history occurred...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about over 5 years ago 493 reads 9 comments

  11. The Saviour Of English Rugby...Really?

    No-one doubts his credentials as a player. In fact, when I counted down my top ten second-row players of all time, Martin Johnson beat off stiff competition from the likes of John Eales and Colin Meads to be named as the best...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about over 5 years ago 153 reads 2 comments

  12. Liverpool Frustrated as Fulham Remain the Best Club Side in the World!

    Barney Corkhill's Unofficial World Club Championship (UWCC) saw another defense today as newly crowned champions Fulham took on former champions Liverpool...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about over 5 years ago 1,157 reads 4 comments

  13. The Great Debate: William Gallas and Arsenal.

    What is going on at Arsenal?! First fans call for the head of the most successful manager they've ever had after a string of poor results, then the club captain goes on a spectacular tirade regarding his team-mates and the lack of spine they are showing.

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about almost 6 years ago 490 reads 19 comments

  14. Can Rafael Benitez Emulate Sir Alex Ferguson?

    Rafael Benitez has been coaching first-team sides for 13 years now. Sir Alex Ferguson has been doing it for 33 years. Benitez has won five major trophies, while his Old Trafford equivalent has won 29...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about almost 6 years ago 1,128 reads 27 comments

  15. Germany 1-2 England: The English Triumph Again!

    As an Englishman, there are few better feelings than beating Germany. We don't care what we beat them in—football, rugby, cricket, or war—we just love doing it! And tonight's ...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about almost 6 years ago 379 reads 15 comments

  16. Chris Hoy vs Lewis Hamilton: Am I Missing Something?!

    It has been announced that at Wembley, in front of 80,000 people, a battle of man vs machine will take place as triple Olympic cycling gold medallist Chris Hoy takes on the 2008 Formula One World Driver's Championship winner Lewis Hamilton...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about almost 6 years ago 433 reads 7 comments

  17. The Great Debate: Club Vs Country

    It's been an argument which has been raging for a number of years now, and one which seems to have grown stronger in the Capello era...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about almost 6 years ago 616 reads 28 comments

  18. The Great Debate: Didier Drogba's Coin Throwing

    Barney Corkhill introduces a new series to Bleacher Report in which he debates, and asks the readers to join in the debate, current issues in the world of football...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about almost 6 years ago 468 reads 36 comments

  19. Fulham Shock Tottenham To Become The Greatest Side in The World!

    Barney Corkhill's Unofficial World Club Championship (UWCC) saw another defence yesterday as champions Tottenham took on Roy Hodgson's Fulham at Craven Cottage...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about almost 6 years ago 159 reads 5 comments

  20. Tottenham-Liverpool: Spurs Maintain Status as Best Club in the World

    Barney Corkhill's Unofficial World Club Championship (UWCC) saw another defence today as champions Tottenham took on the team they beat to claim the title—Liverpool...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about almost 6 years ago 683 reads 5 comments

  21. The Great Quartet of Scottish Managers

    If you were to compile a list of countries which produce great players, Scotland, I guess, would be quite low down on your list. Despite producing players such as Kenny Dalglish and Jim Baxter, the Scots aren't known for producing greats...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about almost 6 years ago 1,184 reads 18 comments

  22. Tottenham Hotspur Still The Best Team in The World With a Win at Eastlands

    Barney Corkhill's Unofficial World Club Championship (UWCC) saw another defence today as resurgent Tottenham took on the billionaires of Manchester City at Eastlands...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about almost 6 years ago 702 reads 13 comments

  23. The Premier League Title Is Slipping Away From Manchester United

    After a typically poor start to the season for Manchester United, they recently looked to be getting back on track, with a series of games unbeaten...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about almost 6 years ago 795 reads 47 comments

  24. Arsenal vs. Manchester United: The Greatest Slug It Out Once More

    Bjorn Borg vs. John McEnroe. Ayrton Senna vs. Alain Prost. Muhammad Ali vs. Joe Frazier. All great sporting rivalries. Another rivalry you can include in that list is Arsene Wenger vs. Sir Alex Ferguson, a rivalry to be renewed this Saturday...

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  25. Tottenham Retain the Unofficial World Club Championship with Ease!

    The tenth game in the history of Barney Corkhill's Unofficial World Club Championship (UWCC) took place last night as Tottenham defended their crown for the first time against Dinamo Zagreb at White Hart Lane...

    Barney Corkhill Written by Barney Corkhill about almost 6 years ago 338 reads 5 comments