• Mourinho’s sacking only the ‘tip of the iceberg’ of Manchester United’s dysfunction

    Something’s rotten in the state of Manchester United. Another lost season; another manager sacked. United announced Tuesday morning that they would be moving on from the struggling Portuguese, after their worst start to the season in 28 years. The Red Devils will now look to appoint a new manager...
  • Pressing Concerns: Arsenal’s Adjustment

    Ockham’s razor dictates that the simplest explanation is generally the correct one. That could well be true regarding Arsenal’s poor start to the season. They moved on three defenders during the summer (Sagna, Vermaelen, Jenkinson) and only signed two (Debuchy and Chambers). This has left them extremely light on...
  • Premier League Fresh Faces: Costa & Sánchez

    Fresh Faces returns from our own international break to take a look at two more of the Premier League’s new arrivals for the 2014/15 season, this time casting a judgemental eye towards Alexis Sánchez and Diego Costa. Both new forwards arrived in London to lead the lines of their...
  • World Cup Spotlight: Chile

    Chile were a breath of fresh air at the last World Cup in South Africa. In what was largely an underwhelming tournament, their attacking style and progressive tactics won over football hipsters and neutral fans alike. Marcelo Bielsa, the eccentric but ingenious Argentinian manager, deserves all the plaudits. He...