1. Predicting Chelsea vs. Manchester United, Biggest European Matches This Weekend

    Chelsea's Premier League encounter against Manchester United headlines an intriguing slate of football this weekend, with the likes of Paris Saint-Germain and a new-look Milan also facing tough challenges in their respective leagues as well...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 6 months ago 2,670 reads 2 comments

  2. Joe Garner and the Best Performing Players from FA Cup 3rd-Round Replays

    The magic of the Cup. That's the line that's proclaimed every single time the Cup comes around, and for good reason! Something about the knockout competition always produces great ...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 6 months ago 1,364 reads 4 comments

  3. Film Focus: Defence Reigns as Atletico Madrid and Barcelona Play to 0-0 Draw

    Rarely are 0-0 draws considered intriguing—especially when one side seemingly dominates possession and goal-scoring chances are few and far between. Yet intriguing is the right word to describe Atletico Madrid versus Barcelona...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 6 months ago 3,116 reads 6 comments

  4. Predicting Atletico Madrid vs. Barcelona, Biggest European Matches This Weekend

    Atletico Madrid's top-of-the-table clash this weekend with FC Barcelona headlines the weekend's biggest domestic fixtures from Europe's major leagues. The Atleti have no doubt been one of the surprise performers this year...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 6 months ago 26,458 reads 24 comments

  5. Film Focus: Analyzing Manchester United's Failures in 2-1 Cup Loss to Sunderland

    Whether it was the pressure to perform that came first or the poor results is secondary right now to Manchester United...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 6 months ago 7,661 reads 41 comments

  6. Film Focus: Deep-Lying Juventus Shut Out Roma, Make Huge Title Statement

    For a fixture between the two best teams in Italy this season (and arguably the two best defensive units as well), the final scoreline of 3-0 was simply staggering—although not in the way that just glancing at the score might suggest...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 6 months ago 6,853 reads 19 comments

  7. Predicting Arsenal vs. Tottenham and the Biggest European Matches This Weekend

    Christmas, Boxing Day and New Year's might be relaxing times for many, but for football fans, there's certainly no time to rest with a plethora of fixtures on...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 6 months ago 37,215 reads 19 comments

  8. Film Focus: Breaking Down Tottenham Hotspur's 2-1 Win vs. Manchester United

    You could probably be forgiven for not knowing who Tim Sherwood was at the start of the 2013-14 season, but there's no excuse for not knowing his name now...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 6 months ago 7,598 reads 16 comments

  9. 20 Worst Mistakes Made by Footballers in 2013

    There's little doubting that 2013 was a big year for all involved in world football, but particularly the players whose names we read every single day. A lot of the time, the headlines surrounding them are good...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 6 months ago 5,187 reads 11 comments

  10. Film Focus: Analyzing the Best (and Worst) of Chelsea in 2-1 Win vs. Liverpool

    Chelsea maintained their unbeaten home record in the Premier League this season with a 2-1 victory over Liverpool that also elevated them to third place on the table. But they didn't do without a moment or two of drama...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 6 months ago 8,213 reads 41 comments

  11. 20 Funniest Quotes of 2013 Including Zlatan, Ballon D'Or, Joey Barton and More

    It's safe to say that 2013 was another big year for football. From Manchester United winning another league title to the emergence of German brilliance in the UEFA Champions League ...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 6 months ago 16,485 reads 16 comments

  12. Film Focus: Breaking Down Arsenal's Intriguing 0-0 Draw with Chelsea

    The plan from Jose Mourinho was simple: don't lose. Having played to a similar style when they drew 0-0 at Manchester United earlier in the year, the Chelsea manager again ensured ...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 7 months ago 8,356 reads 20 comments

  13. Film Focus: How West Ham Shut Down Tottenham Hotspur Again in 2-1 Victory

    Not for the first time this season, West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur played each other, and the East Londoners walked away with victory in hand...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 7 months ago 1,963 reads 2 comments

  14. Ranking the 10 Coolest Teams to Support in World Football

    There's no doubting that it's cool to be a football fan. But some teams are simply "cooler" than others to support. The reasons and forces that define coolness are varied...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 7 months ago 29,775 reads 131 comments

  15. Predicting Man City vs. Arsenal and the Biggest European Matches This Weekend

    For football fans, it was a pretty special week, with the Champions League moving through the final group stage matches and the Europa League also taking the stage on Thursday night...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 7 months ago 9,822 reads 69 comments

  16. Top 5 Premier League Hat-Tricks

    Since the start of the Premier League to today, it's always been about the goals. Scoring a goal was expected every match; scoring multiple goals was not that uncommon; but to score ...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 7 months ago 4,161 reads 16 comments

  17. Film Focus: Breaking Down Manchester City's Incredible 3-2 Win vs. Bayern Munich

    Say what you want about Bayern Munich's focus in the second half. Say what you want about the fact that the European champions had little or nothing to play for. Say whatever you like about the Germans simply having an "off night...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 7 months ago 4,197 reads 39 comments

  18. Film Focus: How Arsenal and Everton Both Justified Credentials in 1-1 Draw

    Rarely will two teams walk away from a 1-1 draw happy with the result, but you could very nearly saw that was the case between Arsenal and Everton this week...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 7 months ago 4,527 reads 13 comments

  19. Rivalries Revisited: World Cup 2014 Group Stage Clashes with History

    The draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup is final. All 32 teams now know which countries they need to topple in order to move through to the knockout stages of the competition. For some, the road ahead is relatively easy; for others it's much tougher...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 7 months ago 556 reads 2 comments

  20. Predicting the Biggest EPL, Serie A, Bundesliga Matches This Weekend

    The draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup might seem like the biggest news in world football this weekend, but with a number of top-drawer domestic matches scheduled to take place, it seems ...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 7 months ago 1,360 reads 4 comments

  21. Film Focus: Analyzing Eden Hazard's Sublime Performance Against Sunderland

    Any doubts about the importance of Eden Hazard to Chelsea's attack this season were quickly put to bed with a phenomenal performance against Sunderland ...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 7 months ago 8,909 reads 21 comments

  22. Film Focus: Breaking Down Tottenham Hotspur's 2-2 Draw with Manchester United

    Fresh off a 6-0 drubbing from Manchester City last week, Tottenham Hotspur were noticeably better as they drew 2-2 against Manchester United at White Hart Lane...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 7 months ago 5,224 reads 16 comments

  23. Predicting the Biggest EPL, La Liga, Serie A, Bundlesliga Matches This Weekend

    Last weekend was without doubt one of the greatest seen all season, with the likes of Bayern Munich and Manchester City announcing their respective title credentials...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 8 months ago 401 reads 2 comments

  24. Film Focus: Arsenal Cruise Past Poor Marseille but Still Far from Perfect in Win

    Against an Olympique Marseille team yet to win in the UEFA Champions League this year and without some of their better players, an Arsenal victory wasn't surprising. Not in the slightest...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 8 months ago 6,434 reads 11 comments

  25. 5 Best Goalkeepers in World Football

    Like any player in football, there are good goalkeepers and elite goalkeepers. What we've done here is pick the five most "elite" goalkeepers and then try to rank them—a seemingly ...

    Dan Talintyre Written by Dan Talintyre about 8 months ago 17,350 reads 19 comments