The Seville media described their team as visiting “where the gods play” on their first ever trip to Anfield — a slightly overblown analysis, certainly on the basis of the defensive horror show performed by the Premier League hosts in last night’s Champions League opener.
Thu, 14 Sep, 2017
We’ve all seen some controversial points calls in FPL this season (mostly involving Gareth McAuley), but none matched ‘Navasgate’ for pure comedic farce.
Fri, 07 Apr, 2017
Where to begin following this most captivating of Manchester derbies, a game that ebbed and flowed with passion and pace, and ultimately raised more questions than it answered about this most unpredictable and enthralling of Premier League seasons, as Marcus Rashford’s first-half goal settled matters.
Mon, 21 Mar, 2016
For all the well-wishes and patronising pats on the back Leicester have earned this season, Tuesday night may well have seen Man City and Arsenal fans anxiously thumb the Foxes fixture list for the very first time. Claudio Ranieri’s boys have stuck around much longer than expected.
Thu, 04 Feb, 2016
Wed, 03 Feb, 2016
Mon, 02 Nov, 2015
Twice in the final five minutes, Manchester United came close to producing the goal that could have lifted them level on points at the top of the Premier League table but given the drab affair that had preceded that finale, anything other than a goalless stalemate would have seemed inappropriate.
Mon, 26 Oct, 2015
Mon, 19 Oct, 2015
For Manchester City, the club records are being countered with caution; they may look unstoppable in both the Premier League and the transfer market as August closes, but no one at the Etihad Stadium expects this to be a trouble-free season. Friday’s Champions League draw gave notice of the difficulties that lie ahead.
Mon, 31 Aug, 2015