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Football Manager 2015: Tiki Taka with Nottingham Forest? Of course it’s possible !

This article is very different to what I used to be doing but, I wanted to give this a try. So this is my first “gaming” article if you like. I am a massive fan of the Football Manager game, which is really popular to any real football fan across the globe. I have been … Continue reading

From Stoke City Rugby team to Stokelona: Has Mark Hughes succeeded in completely altering Stoke City’s identity as a football club?

So, I am back, after more than six months without a single article about the English Premier League. Today I will be discussing about, what could be, one of the most improbable revolutions in English football. I am pretty sure every football fans have heard of a football club called Stoke City Football Club. It … Continue reading

Liverpool 3-2 Tottenham : Tactical analysis

Two in-form teams faces each other in midweek at Anfield. Liverpool are unbeaten in all competition in 2015, after an unsure start to the season. Tottenham have picked up some form recently under Mauricio Pochettino, with Spurs winning four of their last five games. This game is a particularly important game for both teams, as … Continue reading

Premier League: Best XI after 10 games

Every team has now played 10 games in this season’s Premier League, and I feel it is a good time to start reflecting on how the clubs and players have done over the last couple of months. In this article I will give you what I think is the best XI in the Premier League … Continue reading

Manchester United: Dutch new boy Daley Blind proves to be an important player for Van Gaal

It is obvious to see how important Angel Di Maria is for Man United these days, with his attacking contributions. People were criticizing Van Gaal for not having brought enough defensive players, especially at center-back, an area where they have lost Nemanja Vidic and Rio Ferdinand this summer. Marcos Rojo has been struggling in his … Continue reading

Premier League: Ronald Koeman’s tactical genius, Southampton have surprised everyone so far.

Who would have thought last summer that Southampton would be 2nd in the Premier League after 9 games this season. I don’t think anybody would have thought that, not even the Saints fans I think ! Yet Southampton have shown an excellent form under new boss Ronald Koeman. I think the appointment of Ronald Koeman … Continue reading

Manchester City 3-1 Liverpool: Unsettled new signings to blame for the Reds’ performance?

2nd Matchweek of the 2014/15 Premier League season and we’ve already got the defending champions playing against their closest opponents of last season. Many would think that this is going to be as close as it can get, but this is a very different, new Liverpool team, against a very similar Man City team to … Continue reading