Hodgson under pressure as Liverpool fans turn on him and chant for Dalglish
By Stuart Condie (CP) – 14 minutes ago LONDON — Just weeks after hailing Roy Hodgson’s arrival as Liverpool manager and predicting a return to glory, fans have turned on the veteran coach and started chanting the name of the man who once led them to domination of the English game. “Whether I can turn […]
FOOTBALL FRIENDS MAGAZINE
Friday nights banter wasn’t the best but better news of a more sober but no less enjoyable nature, is the release of a FREE football fans magazine out just 9 hours ago and a great football friend of ours (pardon the pun Chris) check it out here… we think its got the makings of a […]
Weekend Betting Tips
Match Stats Bolton v Tottenham Saturday, 12.45pm Pointers: Ø Bolton have won one and lost five of their nine matches against top-eight finishers the previous season and current top-eight teams this season. Ø There have been at least three goals in 9 of Bolton’s last 13 home matches against top-half teams since 2009/10 Blackburn v […]
Xavi to dictate matters in Rome
So here it is, the much anticipated match of the season: Manchester United v Barcelona; touted by many as the dream European final. Spanish against English, the Counts of Catalonia against the Mancs of Lancashire, effervescent exuberance versus tireless industry, free-flowing attack against resolute defence, Messi and Ronaldo; and more duels besides. Xavi has the big match temperament to win it for Barca For me this […]
Gerrard scoops Football Association Writers’ Award
Vindication at last for Steven Gerrard; whose gargantuan performances this season have been rightfully rewarded, as he is named, Football Association Writers’ Footballer of the Year for 2009. Steven Gerrard (Liverpool): 2009 F.A. Writers’ Footballer of the Year Gerrard has again been Liverpool’s star player this term with his Liverpool side pushing Manchester United every inch of the way – […]
A sad night for North-East Football.
Tonight’s Premier League match between Newcastle United and Middlesbrough is possibly the biggest in both clubs’ histories; it really is that crucial. A loss, at this stage of the campaign, will surely spell the end for either of these giants of North-East football, and whoever goes, it will surely be a great loss to the […]
Drogba disgrace? Souness, Redknapp & Dunphy!
The last few days have been truly captivating viewing for the world of soccer. The two semi-finals have been top drawer entertainment and a credit to our game, especially last night’s epic battle between the brawn of Chelsea and silky-skilled F.C. Barcelona. Manchester United again asserted their authority and were dominant against a […]
Chelsea prepare for Barca test: preview
Here are the Chelsea star players in some rare and exclusive shots, getting ready for the arrival of the mighty Barcelona. This one promises to be a screamer and possibly this group of Chelsea players’ last chance of European glory. Chelsea players prepare for Barca onslaught: how much is left in the tank? […]