1. Film Focus: Manchester United Failing to Adjust to 3-4-1-2 Passing Options

    Manchester United 's 4-0 loss to MK Dons on Tuesday night sent Twitter, Facebook and every other social media platform into complete and utter overdrive, with fans of the club despairing and rival supporters savouring every moment of the collapse...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 6 hours ago 6,239 reads 42 comments

  2. Film Focus: Previewing Arsenal vs. Besiktas in Champions League Qualifier

    Arsenal 's UEFA Champions League qualification hopes hinge on a second-leg tie against Besiktas , taking place on Wednesday evening at the Emirates Stadium...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 8 hours ago 8,300 reads 19 comments

  3. Power Ranking the Top 25 European Clubs After Weekend of September 22-25

    Welcome to the latest edition of our European club power rankings, where we order the top teams on the continent based on early season form and squad strength. The Premier League is in full swing, La Liga has returned and the Bundesliga's back too...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 day ago 48,155 reads 51 comments

  4. Premier League Player Rankings After Week 2: Dier, Fernando & Costa Excel

    Welcome to the second edition of our Premier League player power rankings, returning for another season in 2014-15. The criteria is simple: We pick the top 20 players on the basis of form and performances in league games only...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 day ago 2,042 reads 6 comments

  5. Assessing Manchester United Ahead of Capital One Cup MK Dons Clash

    Louis van Gaal is still searching for his first competitive victory as Manchester United manager after taking just one point from his opening two league games...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 day ago 9,600 reads 16 comments

  6. Premier League Team of Week 2: Jovetic, Lamela, Courtois and Dier Star

    Welcome to the second installment of our Premier League Team of the Week for the 2014-15 season! Here we analyse every game and pick out a star XI, choosing the best players in each position to meld a workable formation (here, a 4-3-3)...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 day ago 17,437 reads 59 comments

  7. Everton vs. Arsenal: Winners and Losers from Premier League Game

    A roller-coaster ride at Goodison Park earlier on Saturday finished 2-2, with Arsenal mounting a late comeback to peg back Everton in unlikely circumstances...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 4 days ago 26,170 reads 131 comments

  8. Aston Villa vs. Newcastle United: Winners and Losers from Premier League Game

    Week 2 of the Premier League kicked off with a dour 0-0 draw between Aston Villa and Newcastle United, but while viewers may have been left underwhelmed, there's plenty to note from both sides...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 4 days ago 8,481 reads 3 comments

  9. Everton vs. Arsenal: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League Game

    Goodison Park—Premier League Live Everton 2-2 Arsenal Scorers: Coleman (20'), Naismith (45+2'), Ramsey (85'), Giroud (90+1') Toffees XI Howard, Coleman, ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 4 days ago 21,519 reads 239 comments

  10. Aston Villa vs. Newcastle: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League Game

    Villa Park—Premier League Live Aston Villa 0-0 Newcastle United Scorers: Villa XI Guzan; Hutton, Senderos, Vlaar, Cissokho; Westwood, Delph; Richardson, ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 4 days ago 3,631 reads 3 comments

  11. Everton vs. Arsenal: Tactical Preview of Early Blockbuster Premier League Clash

    Our first blockbuster Premier League tie occurs on Saturday evening, with Everton hosting Arsenal at Goodison Park...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 6 days ago 9,402 reads 18 comments

  12. Film Focus: Previewing Atletico Madrid vs. Real Madrid in Supercup 2nd Leg

    Atletico Madrid host Real Madrid in the second leg of the Supercopa de Espana on Friday evening, with the scoreline poised carefully at 1-1...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 6 days ago 4,920 reads 7 comments

  13. Film Focus: Previewing Tottenham Hotspur Ahead of AEL Limassol Clash

    Tottenham Hotspur 's European adventure begins on Thursday night in Cyprus as they take on AEL Limassol in the first leg of their UEFA Europa League play-off...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 7 days ago 2,230 reads 5 comments

  14. Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid: Galacticos Struggle to Breach Simeone's Wall

    Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid are all square ahead of the Supercopa de Espana's second leg, drawing 1-1 at the Santiago Bernabeu on Tuesday evening...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 7 days ago 5,343 reads 44 comments

  15. Power Ranking the Top 25 European Clubs After Week of August 16-19

    Welcome to the latest edition of our European club power rankings, where we order the top teams on the continent based on pre-season form and transfer negotiations...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 8 days ago 104,108 reads 271 comments

  16. Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid: Tactical Preview of Spanish Super Cup 1st Leg

    The Supercopa de Espana—or Spanish Super Cup, if you prefer—begins on Tuesday evening at the Santiago Bernabeu, where Real Madrid host archrivals Atletico Madrid in the first leg...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 8 days ago 17,144 reads 34 comments

  17. Premier League Player Rankings After Week 1: Fabregas, Man City Players Star

    Welcome to the first edition of our Premier League player power rankings, returning for another season in 2014-15. The criteria is simple: We pick the top 20 players on the basis of form and performances in league games only...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 9 days ago 41,927 reads 177 comments

  18. Premier League Team of Week: Clichy, Dier, Wanyama and Sigurdsson Star

    Welcome to the first Premier League Team of the Week for the 2014-15 season! Here we analyse every game and pick out a star XI, choosing the best players in each position to meld a workable formation and fill a substitutes bench...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 9 days ago 24,010 reads 40 comments

  19. Film Focus: Tactical Review of Newcastle vs. Manchester City

    Manchester City opened their title defence with a victory on Sunday, grinding out a 2-0 win over Newcastle United at St. James' Park...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 9 days ago 4,342 reads 5 comments

  20. Film Focus: Liverpool Squeeze Past Koeman's Stubborn, Organised Southampton

    Liverpool opened the 2014-15 campaign with a tight 2-1 victory over Southampton at Anfield on Sunday. The result is all that matters and the Reds are off and running, but the performance left a lot to be desired...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 10 days ago 2,617 reads 6 comments

  21. Newcastle vs. Manchester City: Winners and Losers from St. James' Park

    Manchester City opened their 2014-15 Premier League season, and with it the defence of their crown, with a hard-fought victory over Newcastle United at St. James' Park...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 10 days ago 3,088 reads 3 comments

  22. Newcastle vs. Manchester City: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League

    Premier League Live Newcastle 0-2 Manchester City Scorers: Silva (40') Aguero (90+3') Magpies XI Krul; Janmaat, Williamson, Coloccini, Dummett; Anita, ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 10 days ago 12,119 reads 25 comments

  23. Allardyce Misses Golden Opening Chance to Relieve Pressure on His Shoulders

    UPTON PARK— A fresh season represents fresh hope for every club in the Premier League, but the feeling around Upton Park on Saturday at 5 p.m. was one of disappointment; one of a chance truly missed...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 11 days ago 1,882 reads 6 comments

  24. Film Focus: Tactical Preview of Manchester United vs. Swansea City

    The Premier League resumes for another exciting season on Saturday, with Manchester United kicking off proceedings at home to Swansea City...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 13 days ago 6,443 reads 10 comments

  25. Film Focus: Analysing Dortmund's German Super Cup Destruction of Bayern Munich

    For the second year running, Pep Guardiola began Bayern Munich's season with a DFL Supercup loss to Borussia Dortmund at Signal Iduna Park...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 13 days ago 5,682 reads 25 comments