1. Forecasting a Win-Win Scenario for Liverpool and Daniel Agger

    If there’s one thing that Liverpool haven’t been very good at during what has been a very impressive transfer window, it’s saying goodbye...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 3 days ago 11,075 reads 11 comments

  2. Jack Wilshere and 25 Players Who Will Put Injuries Behind Them This Season

    The red card for Aaron Ramsey in Arsenal's goalless Champions League play-off match against Besiktas has placed extra emphasis on Jack Wilshere in the second leg...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 6 days ago 6,065 reads 13 comments

  3. Ranking Europe's Top 25 Clubs on Their Defensive Strength

    Football has always been about attack versus defence, even at the very highest level. Some clubs rely on their defensive players much more than their attackers, though, choosing to stifle their opposition rather than simply outscore them...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 10 days ago 6,503 reads 62 comments

  4. 25 Things Guaranteed to Happen During the 2014/15 Premier League Season

    We go again. The new Premier League season is upon us, and this is the part when we're supposed to say that if it has as many unpredictable twists and turns as the last campaign did, then we're going to be in for a treat...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 13 days ago 14,080 reads 24 comments

  5. Ranking Europe's Top 25 Clubs on Their Attacking Talent

    The new season is getting underway across the continent, with teams once again eyeing either a shot at glory or just vast improvement from the last campaign...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 17 days ago 122,170 reads 349 comments

  6. 50 Most Exciting Teenagers in World Football

    There are few things in football more exciting than seeing a young player in full flow, with the potential for glory in front of him and no fears to hold him back...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 20 days ago 138,284 reads 380 comments

  7. 50 Burning Questions for the Final Month of the Summer Transfer Window

    As we head into the final month of the transfer window, there are still plenty of questions to be answered and undoubtedly a few more surprises in store...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 27 days ago 37,934 reads 55 comments

  8. Picking a Premier League Import XI vs. La Liga Import XI and Possible Outcome

    Now that the World Cup is over, the transfer window has really hit full swing, with all thoughts turning to just how the new recruits will fare...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 18,499 reads 56 comments

  9. Liverpool to Benefit from Steven Gerrard's Timely England Retirement

    When it finally came, it was against a low-key backdrop that represented pretty much the opposite of everything that Steven Gerrard has done in his football career...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 34,472 reads 115 comments

  10. 25 Biggest 'Has-Beens' in World Football

    Time catches up to us all, but when you're a footballer that inevitability can become somewhat brutal. Suddenly the legs don't move as fast any more, the brain isn't quite as active and things that used to be so easy become so difficult...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 189,560 reads 258 comments

  11. Ranking the New Premier League Home Kits

    The World Cup is over and done with, the pre-season friendlies are getting underway and thoughts are turning toward the new Premier League season...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 107,098 reads 146 comments

  12. 5 Rules FIFA Should Change Before the 2018 World Cup

    Now the dust has settled on the 2014 World Cup, Germany's celebrations have died down and all of the lessons have been learned from the competition, we are left looking at one of the best tournaments we've seen in the modern era...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 9,431 reads 29 comments

  13. 20 Best Matches of the 2014 World Cup

    It's all over, and as Germany celebrate the victory in the Maracana that crowned them as world champions, we are left to look back at a tournament that provided a huge amount of thrills, spills and memorable moments...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 64,099 reads 120 comments

  14. Grading the World Cup Final XIs Head-to-Head

    The eyes of the world will be on the Maracana on Sunday as Germany and Argentina battle it out for what is surely the biggest prize in world sport...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 16,260 reads 70 comments

  15. Ranking the 10 Greatest World Cup Final Goals of All Time

    So now we know, it'll be Germany and Argentina who contest the World Cup final in Rio's Maracana stadium on Sunday evening...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 68,887 reads 42 comments

  16. World Cup 2014: Ranking Every Goal from Semi-Final Games

    The two World Cup semi-finals were pretty much polar opposites. Whereas one is destined to be remembered for generations to come, the other will be a mere footnote in the history of the competition...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 5,391 reads 5 comments

  17. Liverpool Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of July 7

    As the World Cup draws to a close, attention shifts to the transfer window and just which players the big clubs will bring in and sell...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 33,908 reads 65 comments

  18. Manchester City's Micah Richards Can Get Career Back on Track at Newcastle

    October 2015 will mark 10 years since Micah Richards made his Manchester City debut, coming on as a late substitute in a 1-0 defeat to Arsenal at Highbury —the infamous ...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 5,279 reads 4 comments

  19. Argentina vs. Belgium: 6 Things We Learned

    Argentina became the third team to advance to the World Cup semi-finals as Gonzalo Higuain 's solitary goal was enough to beat Belgium in Brasilia...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 5,078 reads 19 comments

  20. Dejan Lovren Deal Shows Liverpool Need to Be Wary with Luis Suarez Transfer Fee

    If only spending money wisely was as easy as simply spending it. It is a lesson learned by plenty of people over time and constantly by football clubs...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 34,329 reads 69 comments

  21. Manchester City Should Complete Mehdi Benatia Transfer and Ditch Mangala

    When you’re Manchester City , you can quite literally afford to keep your options open. Whereas most of the club’s Premier League rivals are busy trying to identify, ...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 10,922 reads 35 comments

  22. Emre Can Bolsters Liverpool Midfield but 'New Steven Gerrard' Tag Is Premature

    Liverpool headlines might still be centering on a certain Uruguayan who seems to be attracted to making the news, but that shouldn’t detract from the fact that the Reds have spent around £33 million to improve the team this week...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 11,191 reads 31 comments

  23. Adam Lallana to Bring Quality and Creativity to Liverpool's Fast Attacks

    More haste, less speed. Slow, slow, quick, quick, slow. There is often something to be said for taking stock of a situation, for weighing up the options and taking your time to come to the right decision...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 8,233 reads 23 comments

  24. Liverpool Should Hold on to Divock Origi If Luis Suarez Transfers to Barcelona

    First things first, Liverpool ’s pursuit of the 19-year-old Belgium forward Divock Origi isn ’t based solely on his World Cup performances, even if most of our perceptions of him are...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 14,920 reads 2 comments

  25. Manchester City's Fernandinho Could Perform Brazil World Cup Roles at Club Level

    Maybe referee Howard Webb employed a little Premier League understanding, but just how Manchester City 's Fernandinho managed to make it through 72 minutes of Brazil's game with ...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 3,283 reads 1 comments