• Notts County vs Crewe Preview

    After gaining a replay against Premier League opposition in the FA Cup, County seem to have regained some momentum after their first league defeat at Meadow Lane this season. Crewe on the other hand are a mere 3 points shy of the relegation zone and have lost their last...
  • Everton: Is Big Sam your knight in shining armour?

    The fact that it took 5 weeks to replace Ronald Koeman seemed farcical at times, but can big Sam turn this fragmented club into the successful team it’s fans demand? Koeman departed on 23rd October with Everton in the relegation zone, perhaps due to his inability to fill the Lukaku-sized hole upfront,...
  • Dortmund’s early season hopes are vanishing as Bayern are on the comeback

    With Jupp Heynckes revolutionising Bayern’s fortunes it’s hard to see the Bundesliga crown going in any other direction than towards the Allianz Arena. After a disappointing night for Dortmund at the Signal Iduna Park, a convincing win for Bayern might prove to be prophetic for this season’s Bundesliga title...
  • Why are the promoted teams doing so well?

    All 3 promoted teams are sitting proudly in mid-table, so how have they kicked the usual habit of new teams struggling to adapt to the cut throat demands of the Premier League? Newcastle United were 9th in the table after their 1-0 defeat to Burnley. After several seasons of...
  • Serie A 2017/18: Will there be a race for the Scudetto this season?

    With Juventus winning 6 straight Scudetti it’s fair to say that competition in Serie A has been non-existent over recent years. However, with AC Milan on an outlandish spending splurge and Juventus on the verge of losing most of their defensive backline, perhaps we could be seeing a power...
  • AC Milan: Are the Rossoneri making a comeback?

    After years of financial mismanagement and dodgy dealings behind the scenes, this former European powerhouse has understandably fallen by the way side in recent years. Dressing room reshuffles coupled with terrible business deals have caused the Milan club to slide to as low as eighth place in the Italy’s...
  • Ruthless Trent men’s makes it a football double in Varsity 2017

    The University of Nottingham (UoN) Men’s Football team lost their Nottingham Varsity Series 2017 fixture to Nottingham Trent University 2-0 at Meadow Lane, as Trent secured a football double last night. A goal after just two minutes from Josh Barr-Roston after a looping cross was not dealt with by...