1. Never Board a Sinking Ship: Are You Listening Mr. Redknapp?

    Finally! Juande Ramos was relieved of his duties at White Hart Lane; Gus Poyet and Damien Comolli were also nowhere to be seen within miles of North London...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about almost 6 years ago 180 reads 4 comments

  2. A Frustrated Carlos Tevez Vows to Fight It out at Manchester United

    Manchester United's Carlos Tevez is understandably frustrated with the recent lack of action at United. He is at the centre of what was arguably the Premier League's longest transfer controversy with his transfer to Old Trafford from West Ham United...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about almost 6 years ago 830 reads 4 comments

  3. Manchester United Held By Resilient Everton

    As Darren Fletcher struck for the Red Devils in the first half, nobody would've have thought Sir Alex Ferguson's men would leave Goodison Park without all three points, but football is a funny game...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about almost 6 years ago 301 reads 7 comments

  4. Thought of the Day: What's the Ultimate Goal of Every Footballer?

    There's a rather alarming debate that's been going on for the past couple of seasons, questioning the real motives behind a footballer's decision to play the game. It's not something I haven't looked at before (When Greed Takes Over The Game...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about almost 6 years ago 377 reads 3 comments

  5. Tottenham Hotspur: Done and Dusted Yet?

    It's going from bad to worse for Tottenham Hotspur. The mood over at White Hart Lane is quite dull and it's hard to find a smile on Juande Ramos' face; not surprisingly though...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about almost 6 years ago 213 reads 5 comments

  6. Emile Heskey: Going, Going...Gone?

    Fabio Capello isn't afraid to make controversial decisions. When Capello decided to recall Emile Heskey into the England squad, the decision raised a few eyebrows...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about almost 6 years ago 393 reads 5 comments

  7. Sucking Up To The Boss : Is It Is Worth It?

    Caution - the following material is based on a personal presumption, it is not confirmed and not meant to offend anybody. Croatia and Belarus, two great results but no smile on Fabio Capello's face yet...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about almost 6 years ago 448 reads 12 comments

  8. To Laugh Or To Cry? The Confusion Inside a Newcastle United Fan

    There's never been a club which has underperformed as much as Newcastle United. Personally, I've always felt Newcastle United have never performed to their potential, they have some ...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about almost 6 years ago 538 reads 4 comments

  9. Respect and Football: The Long Lost Connection...

    Roma's defender Philippe Mexes has been suspended for three games because of "insulting a match official" in Roma's Serie A clash against Siena. This is not the first time that we have seen players crossing the limit...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about almost 6 years ago 471 reads 24 comments

  10. Racism in Football: A Case of Actions Speaking Louder Than Words?

    I can't stand racism, and it appears I'm not alone. Basically, racism is pathetic—it degrades a person due to the colour of his skin. Manchester United's Rio Ferdinand recently echoed these thoughts...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about almost 6 years ago 1,466 reads 32 comments

  11. Manchester United and Sir Alex: Till Death Do Us Part?

    Sir Alex Ferguson has been at the helm of Manchester United for over two decades. The Scot took over at Old Trafford from Aberdeen during turbulent times for the Red Devils but the misery seems nothing more than a distant memory, not for Sir Alex though..

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about almost 6 years ago 1,100 reads 8 comments

  12. Remorse and Regret: £15m For Fellaini, Money Down The Drain?

    Everton had a frustrating transfer season. The Toffees were chasing Sporting Lisbon's prized midfielder, Joao Moutinho, for most of the summer, a move which never came off...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about almost 7 years ago 592 reads 14 comments

  13. Thought of the Day: Goal-Line Technology, It's About Time!

    It's time to talk about how to take the game forward. Football is sport which is being rapidly globalized, the development of the game in the past three decades has been overwhelming...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about almost 7 years ago 633 reads 8 comments

  14. Top 10 Hilarious Football Quotes of The Week, Part II

    Have a look at the first edition here. 10. Alan Shearer "One accusation you can't throw at me is that I've always done my best." Shearer speaking of his commitment towards the game. 9. Mark Draper "I'd like to play for an Italian club, like Barcelona...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about 6 years ago 1,902 reads 2 comments

  15. Thought Of The Day: Football, Is It Anything Less Than a Religion?

    Humor is hot on Bleacher Report these days but I'm taking a slightly more serious look at football and life. What is religion? In a dictionary, Religion is defined as "beliefs and spiritual practices which run sets of mankind...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about 6 years ago 911 reads 21 comments

  16. Salaar Shamsi's Top 5 Goals of the EPL Weekend

    5. Fernando Torres (Liverpool) A brilliant through-ball by Xabi Alonso was met by Robbie Keane's left-foot, a lofted cross, inches from the touch-line which found Fernando Torres, unmarked ...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about 6 years ago 546 reads 7 comments

  17. B/R Fantasy Football League Review : Game Week Six

    The Bleacher Report Fantasy Football League is becoming an intense competition as Posh Wizards and Renegades Salvation are fighting it out for the top spot...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about 6 years ago 869 reads 8 comments

  18. Top-10 Hilarious Football Quotes of the Week

    10. Alan Shearer 'I've never wanted to leave. I'm here for the rest of my life, and hopefully after that as well'. The King of Tyne-side revealing his loyalty towards the Magpies. 9...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about 6 years ago 2,165 reads 18 comments

  19. Juande Ramos' Regret and Remorse: Defoe, Baby I Still Love You

    Juande Ramos isn't too happy to have an on-fire Jermain Defoe playing against him for Portsmouth, this weekend...if you put it mildly...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about 6 years ago 259 reads 2 comments

  20. Wayne Rooney's Form Is No Concern, Says Sir Alex Ferguson

    Sir Alex Ferguson believes the recent "lack of goals" from Wayne Rooney is not a concern for the Red Devils. Rooney hasn't scored a single goal for the Red Devils this season, but he has managed to hit the back of the net for England...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about 6 years ago 612 reads 3 comments

  21. Regret and Remorse: Arsene Wenger Backs Barcelona's Thierry Henry

    When Thierry Henry left Arsenal for Barcelona, he would've hoped for so much more. It hasn't gone to plan for the ex-Arsenal captain, losing the title to Real Madrid, the sacking of Frank Riijkard, and being forced to play on the left by Pep Guardiola...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about 6 years ago 858 reads 15 comments

  22. Fergie's Rotation Policy : Will It Make The Red Devils Stronger?

    You've probably already heard about Rafa's Rotation Policy over at Liverpool and some have gone to the extent of blaming it for Liverpool's decline in their domestic affairs...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about 6 years ago 157 reads 1 comments

  23. Joe Kinnear Is The Boss at Newcastle But Just For....Now!

    It's true, Newcastle United have appointed Joe Kinnear as the club's new manager but Kinnear will be incharge at St.James Park for a month only...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about 6 years ago 364 reads 3 comments

  24. EPL Preview: It's Make Or Break Time For The Big Four

    Arsenal are sitting pretty at the top of the table with twelve points from five games, Chelsea and Liverpool are just behind with eleven points, also from five outings, but champions Manchester United sit just above the relegation zone (that's a first!)..

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about 6 years ago 807 reads 44 comments

  25. The Talking Point : City For Aguero? Liverpool For Aislan and Mineiro's a Blue..

    Here's a recap of the current transfer rumours and big stories from the World of Football. Chelsea manager Luiz Felipe Scolari has bolstered his squad by signing Brazilian midfielder Mineiro until the end of the season...

    Salaar Shamsi Written by Salaar Shamsi about 6 years ago 461 reads 3 comments