1. Top 6 Remaining Games in the Premier League

    It is unusual to have the Manchester derby looming over us and, well, not feel like it is The Big One. Of course, in terms of television viewers, pomp and occasion this is still the ...

    Sean Butters Written by Sean Butters about over 1 year ago 3,774 reads 2 comments

  2. Champions League Qualification: Why Arsenal's Next Three Games Are Crucial

    It has become something of a groundhog day for Arsenal and their supporters. Since finishing second to Jose Mourinho ’s Chelsea in 2005, other than a Champions League final ...

    Sean Butters Written by Sean Butters about over 1 year ago 4,192 reads 1 comments

  3. English Premier League: Looking at Clubs with Crucial Run-Ins

    With weekend No. 30 out of the way and the league heading into the crucial months of April and May, it is time to look at who can make the most of their final eight or nine games...

    Sean Butters Written by Sean Butters about over 1 year ago 2,263 reads 0 comments

  4. Montenegro 1-1 England: Are the English Still a Good Bet to Win Group 8?

    There was nothing new or unexpected about England’s second half performance on Tuesday night. Those of us who are unfortunate enough to have them as our national team were hoping ...

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  5. Nani Red Card: Blatter and Platini Leave Football Open for Controversy

    As popular as Manchester United are around the world, the fact remains that—in the UK at least—the majority of people will have been happy to see them bow out of Europe at the second round...

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  6. Manchester United: Will Alex Ferguson Ever Sign a Star Midfielder?

    Having read Max Towle ’s article Manchester United Transfers: 5 Central Midfielders Sir Alex Should Consider , I can safely say I agree that all the players suggested would boost the midfield, Strootman in particular...

    Sean Butters Written by Sean Butters about over 1 year ago 5,547 reads 23 comments

  7. Arsene Wenger Must Leave Arsenal

    As many predicted it would be, Arsenal ’s dalliance with the idea of progression in the Champions League took a knife to the medulla last night, and far sooner than most of those associated with the club can stomach...

    Sean Butters Written by Sean Butters about over 1 year ago 2,077 reads 55 comments

  8. Arsenal vs. Bayern Munich: What Wenger's Key Players Must Do to Win

    Two very different teams will line-up in the Emirates stadium on Tuesday night: Arsene Wenger ’s Arsenal , a team consisting—in almost equal parts—of extraordinary ...

    Sean Butters Written by Sean Butters about over 1 year ago 6,926 reads 41 comments

  9. Roberto Mancini Must Adapt to Change at Manchester City

    Around this time last year, Roberto Mancini’s Manchester City were sitting two points clear at the top of table. He had won the F.A...

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  10. Manchester United's Changing Tactics: More Suited for Pep Guardiola?

    Since their Champions League final triumph over Chelsea on penalties in 2008, Manchester United will have been left feeling pretty hard done by...

    Sean Butters Written by Sean Butters about over 1 year ago 4,271 reads 17 comments

  11. Manchester United Transfer News: Zaha Medical, Macheda Loaned to Stuttgart

    Despite Sir Alex Ferguson’s long-held view that January transfer windows have "no value," Manchester United have finally agreed on a fee for long-term transfer target, Wilfried Zaha (via independent...

    Sean Butters Written by Sean Butters about over 1 year ago 3,546 reads 1 comments

  12. Alex Ferguson Blames Linesman: Is It All Simply an Evasive Manoeuvre?

    It seems that the irony was lost on Sir Alex Ferguson when he praised Tottenham Hotspur in his post-match interview yesterday...

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  13. Arsenal's Arduous Road Ahead: From Henry and Bergkamp to Giroud and Walcott

    49 games played, 36 wins, 13 draws, no defeats. Only in October 2004, 17 months after this staggering run of form began, did "The Invincibles" falter at Old Trafford and end a record-breaking ...

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  14. Ferguson Rules out January Business: Why Lampard Is Not Right for United

    For a club that has always championed the policy of youth development, the signing of Robin van Persie last summer may have raised a few eyebrows at Manchester United ...

    Sean Butters Written by Sean Butters about over 1 year ago 5,577 reads 15 comments

  15. How Weaknesses Will Affect the Title Race Between Manchester City and United

    Ever since the Barclay's Premier League crown was won in the final seconds of last season— Manchester City claiming the title in the manner that had long been synonymous ...

    Sean Butters Written by Sean Butters about over 1 year ago 1,145 reads 9 comments