1. Can Manchester City Finally Take Their Premier League Dominance into Europe?

    At the start of Manchester City ’s Champions League campaign last year their manager Manuel Pellegrini proudly declared that the club would soon become European champions for the first time in their history...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 5 days ago 13,296 reads 70 comments

  2. Why Cristiano Ronaldo Could Become Premier League's 1st £500,000 a Week Player

    That audible swoon you could hear last week when the new £5.14 billion Premier League television deal was announced was not from the 20 club chairmen, but rather from the legion of player agents all across the world...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 11 days ago 34,023 reads 67 comments

  3. Virat Kohli: 'Winning This World Cup Would Be More Special Than 2011'

    A World Cup winner four years ago, India's leading batsman Virat Kohli explains why repeating the achievement in Australia this year would mean even more...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 15 days ago 9,337 reads 1 comments

  4. Stuart Broad: 'England Can Win the World Cup...It Really Is Do-Able'

    On the eve of the eleventh ICC Cricket World Cup the England bowler Stuart Broad talks about why he believes England could finally win the tournament this year: What does ...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 16 days ago 366 reads 1 comments

  5. Wilfried Zaha: How Manchester United Failed the £12 Million England Star

    There was little sense of regret or mourning at Manchester United when Wilfried Zaha ended his two-year stay at Old Trafford last week...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 19 days ago 19,383 reads 38 comments

  6. Wilfried Bony Will Be the Most Important January Transfer in the Premier League

    The skies over England were largely silent on Monday as the lack of any meaningful transfer activity meant the usual fleet of helicopters ferrying footballers towards new clubs remained grounded...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 25 days ago 8,882 reads 9 comments

  7. Liverpool Should Look Beyond Jordan Henderson to Replace Steven Gerrard

    As Liverpool desperately searched for an equaliser against Chelsea during the extra time of this week’s League Cup semi-final second leg, Jordan Henderson spurned a glorious opportunity to take the tie to a deciding penalty shootout...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 30 days ago 9,259 reads 31 comments

  8. The 5 Biggest Transfers That Could Still Happen in the January Window

    There is still plenty more transfer business to be done before the January window closes at 11 p.m. on this Monday night (February 2)...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 1 month ago 27,035 reads 22 comments

  9. The 5 Biggest Heroes in FA Cup History

    The FA Cup returns for the fourth round on Friday, as 32 clubs do battle with the aim of making it to the final at Wembley in May. Since 1871, the FA Cup has become the most prestigious domestic cup competition in the world...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 1 month ago 6,426 reads 12 comments

  10. Arsenal's Revival Will Ultimately Stall Without Superior Strikers

    Arsenal ’s surprising and impressive 2-0 win over Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday earned them a lot more than just three points...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 1 month ago 12,735 reads 72 comments

  11. The 5 Best January Transfers in Premier League History

    Since the Premier League introduced the January transfer window at the start of 2003, its clubs have spent in excess of £1 billion during it...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 1 month ago 24,192 reads 39 comments

  12. Which Manchester United Loan Players Have a Future Under Louis Van Gaal?

    The summer of 2014 witnessed huge change at Manchester United as, under the stewardship of new manager Louis van Gaal , six major new signings arrived, and over 20 players left...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 1 month ago 11,159 reads 32 comments

  13. Future Options for Barcelona Star Lionel Messi

    Could the unthinkable actually happen and Lionel Messi be allowed to walk out of the Camp Nou this summer? As Pete Jenson in the Daily Mail reports, there has been mounting speculation ...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 1 month ago 27,116 reads 65 comments

  14. How Alan Pardew Can Save Crystal Palace's Season

    This Saturday Alan Pardew will take charge of Crystal Palace for the first time in the Premier League for the visit of Tottenham Hotspur to Selhurst Park...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 1 month ago 2,192 reads 0 comments

  15. Arsene Wenger, Jurgen Klopp and the Managers Most Likely to Move in 2015

    The Premier League’s chairmen have been unusually patient this season, and for the first time since the 1995-96 campaign, they had not dismissed any of their managers before Christmas Day...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 1 month ago 41,402 reads 16 comments

  16. Gareth Bale Would Transform Manchester United in to Premier League Title Winners

    Gareth Bale was the one that got away for Manchester United in the summer of 2013. As Jason Burt in The Daily Telegraph reports, the Welshman was the player the former ...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 1 month ago 8,145 reads 27 comments

  17. The 4 Manchester United Players Who Have No Future Under Van Gaal

    By the end of November, Louis van Gaal had used 37 players for Manchester United this season. As the club have climbed to third in the Premier League table, many of these players ...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 2 months ago 35,653 reads 57 comments

  18. Manchester United's 5 Biggest Moments of 2014

    Manchester United will finish 2014 in a much healthier and optimistic state than when they entered the year 12 months ago...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 2 months ago 4,752 reads 7 comments

  19. Benzema, Khedira and the Top January Transfer Targets for Arsenal

    Arsenal have endured a highly disappointing season so far. At the moment, they find themselves sixth in the Premier League and a mammoth 13 points behind leaders Chelsea ...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 2 months ago 16,641 reads 49 comments

  20. Why Beating Newcastle Is Another False Dawn for Arsenal and Arsene Wenger

    In the final moments of Saturday evening as Arsenal coasted towards an impressive 4-1 victory over Newcastle United , Arsene Wenger ’s name could be heard sung around the Emirates stadium...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 2 months ago 6,917 reads 58 comments

  21. Manchester City's Win in Rome Could Be the Pivotal Moment of Their Season

    A month ago, Manuel Pellegrini was mired in what was an increasingly difficult second season at Manchester City . It really didn’t look good for the Chilean. Some suggested it was even terminal...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 3 months ago 1,848 reads 4 comments

  22. Robin van Persie Looks Back to His Best for Manchester United

    Only 10 days ago it appeared as though Louis van Gaal was about to drop his compatriot Robin van Persie...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 3 months ago 7,053 reads 24 comments

  23. Radamel Falcao Needs to Start Delivering for Manchester United Now

    Whenever Radamel Falcao would don a yellow bib and warm up on the sidelines against Hull City at Old Trafford on Saturday afternoon a spontaneous ripple of applause would break out across all four sides of the stadium...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 3 months ago 18,399 reads 40 comments

  24. 5 Possible Destinations for Thierry Henry

    On Monday Thierry Henry announced he would be leaving the New York Red Bulls after four-and-a-half years, per the Independent ...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 3 months ago 13,236 reads 27 comments

  25. Arsenal and the Biggest Clubs Never to Win the Champions League

    On Wednesday night, Arsenal qualified for the second round of the Champions League for a 15th consecutive season, but if history is any guide, they will not be lifting the European Cup in Berlin next June...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 3 months ago 10,110 reads 29 comments