Category: Soccer

  • January transfer targets for some of the Premier League’s big guns

    January transfer targets for some of the Premier League’s big guns

    (Image via https://twitter.com/thespursweb)  The time has arrived when Premier League teams look to replenish their squads following a wave of injuries and move on any deadwood as they strive to achieve their aims, be it to win the prestigious Premier League title or to qualify for the Champions League next season. For many of the […]

  • United vs City – too early to be a title decider?

    United vs City – too early to be a title decider?

    On Sunday 7 March 2021 (Monday 8 March, 3.30am AEST/AEDT), Manchester City face Manchester United at the Ethiad Stadium. This is a derby game with an extra twist. Despite there being 10 games to play after this one, it has a distinct feeling of a title decider, certainly for the blue half of Manchester. City […]

  • Free scoring Man City are back, and they mean business

    Free scoring Man City are back, and they mean business

    The 2020/21 English Premier League season was always going to be a crucial one for experienced manager Pep Guardiola and his Manchester City recruits. Surrendering their hard-earned title to rivals Liverpool last term without as much as a challenge left supporters distraught. Fans that had become accustomed to dominating English football in recent years. The […]

  • Top 5 Australian Players 

    Top 5 Australian Players 

    Australia has birthed many amazing players thus far, for the sporting football world, that is no doubt. With players featuring across the board of the Premier League with particular legends from decades ago, we have plenty to discuss and remember. Betting houses like Sportsbet make a buck from player odds, so we can imagine that […]

  • What’s Going on With Manchester United?

    What’s Going on With Manchester United?

    What’s going on over at Old Trafford?  From collapsing mid-fielders to a boss in the hot seat, what’s going on in Manchester?. Manchester United is 2-1-2 in the EPL at the time of writing this piece. And let’s just say that sitting back in 15th place in Britain’s top-flight league is not what Man U […]

  • Manchester United set for a testing season

    Manchester United set for a testing season

    For a manager of a club as big as Manchester United, it is never easy to see opposition managers get all sorts of backing in the transfer window. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has so far only welcome one new face at Old Trafford in the shape of Donny van de Beek. The young Dutchman was initially […]

  • Everton flying high

    Everton flying high

    Following a 4-1 win over West Ham United in the Carabao Cup, Everton are inching closer to perhaps finally ending a really long wait for a bit of silverware – a feat attracting all sorts of punters using sites like bet-bonuscode.ca. Ahead of the game against the Hammers, manager Carlo Ancelotti had made clear that […]

  • Where does Donny van de Beek fit in at Manchester United?

    Where does Donny van de Beek fit in at Manchester United?

    After at least a month of inactivity and watching the likes of Chelsea and Manchester City strengthen their ranks, it appears that Manchester United have woken up and are slowly starting to make moves in the current summer transfer window. The Red Devils were in hot pursuit of Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund but a […]

  • Leeds and Bielsa set to thrill

    Leeds and Bielsa set to thrill

    Finally! After a 16-year hiatus or a 16-year spell in the wilderness, or whatever you may term it, Leeds United are back in the Premier League. This is where the Lilywhites belong. They might not have won a lot of trophies in their illustrious history but Leeds United are one of the crucial aspects of […]

  • Is Sancho the masterstroke that Manchester United Needs?

    Is Sancho the masterstroke that Manchester United Needs?

    Is he worth 120 million or 100 million? Should the money be paid upfront or installments and why are the Glazers not willing to pay right now? These are often the questions that come up on social media and on numerous sports websites with analysts also chipping in. However, should this be the main focus […]

  • The Inexorable Decline of Manchester United

    The Inexorable Decline of Manchester United

    Enough column inches have been devoted to the mixed fortunes of Manchester United in recent times, with Jose Mourinho’s woes generating headlines from Salford to Sydney. As most United fans are, painfully, aware, the troubles of the club are not just about lacking quality in certain areas on the pitch, but rather encompass the full […]

  • Little chance for Glory in after-hours court bid

    Little chance for Glory in after-hours court bid

    As Perth Glory players were taking the field against Sydney FC on Friday night, lawyers for the club were in a specially-convened Supreme Court hearing seeking an injunction against the FFA’s decision to expel the Glory from the finals for salary cap breaches. The penalty, which also sees Perth fined $269,000, is the largest in […]