• Why Fulham Failed

    It seems only yesterday that Fulham were touted for great things this season. Becoming the first promoted side to spend over £100 million in their first transfer window seemed a huge statement of intent from Shahid Khan, a man whose investment can’t be understated. These weren’t panic buys either,...
  • Fulham or Aston Villa: Who is better positioned to stay up in the Prem?

    Since parachute payments were increased for the 2014-15 Premier League season only one out of four teams promoted as playoff winners have stayed up – Huddersfield this season. The other three have all been relegated with point totals definitively behind the magic 40 point mark. Given the relatively poor...
  • 2017/18 Championship Preview: Promotion Candidates

    The 2016/2017 Championship season proved to be both highly competitive and memorable. Newcastle United and Brighton Hove Albion ran away with automatic promotion, whilst Huddersfield somehow gained promotion to the top flight for the first time in over 40 years – even though they finished the season with a...
  • No more blues for Bluebirds under EFL managing veteran Neil Warnock

    Before Cardiff City’s 2-2 draw with Fulham on Saturday 25th February, manager Neil Warnock put pen to paper on a contract extension. It was one of the most popular decisions the suits at the club have made since Vincent Tan became owner in 2010. This is down to the...
  • 5 things we’ve learnt about Forest in recent weeks

    It only took four games for Gary Brazil and Jack Lester to convince Fawaz Al Hasawi that they should be given managerial duties until the end of the season – removing the ‘interim’ part from their job titles. Whether or not a confusing set of rumours involving Mark Warburton’s...
  • Transfer Deadline Day: Winners and Losers

    Transfer deadline day: the football fans’ Christmas and Jim White is our Santa. It is the day those brave men in suits report to us from the dark alleyways behind stadia as they are heckled by mobs of excited fans. The day Harry Redknapp comes to us live from...
  • Friday Five-Way: 30th August

    Manchester City vs. Stoke City – Saturday 30th August – K.O. 3pm Prediction: HOME WIN Odds: 1/5 Having watched the Community Shield match against Arsenal, many would be forgiven for believing that the coming season was set to be a long one for Pellegrini and co. They looked rustier and...