All posts by Phillip Ekuwem

premier league matchday 36 roundup

Premier League Matchday 36: Premier League title now Within Chelsea’s Reach

Chelsea are now one win away from lifting the Premier League having condemned Middlesbrough to relegation on Monday night.The Blues secured a 3-0 win over hapless Middlesbrough who could only register one shot on target as opposed to Chelsea’s six.Slowing down was not an option as Chelsea continued to push for a bigger scoreline even […]

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la liga matchday 36 roundup

La Liga Matchday 36 Roundup: Barcelona Thump Villarreal

Barcelona proved to be too much for Villarreal to handle as they thumped the Yellow Submarine 4-1 to retain top spot in La Liga, albeit temporarily given Real Madrid still have a trump card in their possession in the form of a game in hand.Neymar put on a magnificent display as he took players on […]

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serie a matchday 35 roundup

Serie A Matchday 35 Roundup: Juventus Held to Draw by Torino

Juventus surprisingly failed to mathematically clinch the Serie A title during the weekend when they came up against a Torino side intent on bringing the Bianconeri’s great form to a halt.Max Allegri’s side were on a high going into the potential title winning game against Torino.All Juventus needed was a win against Torino, but they […]

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bundesliga matchday 32 roundup

Bundesliga Matchday 32 Roundup: Bayern Win First Home Game Since Title Victory

Darmstadt’s Bundesliga relegation was confirmed on Sunday as they succumbed to a slender 1-0 defeat at the hands of Bayern Munich.The game against Darmstadt was only Bayern’s first at the Allianz Arena since clinching the Bundesliga title back in April.Juan Bernat bossed the left flank with his pace and excellent ball control skills as he […]

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Why Manchester United Should Sign Isco

Why Manchester United Should Sign Isco

It’s no secret that Real Madrid are currently overstocked with quality midfielders. Whilst that’s supposed to be a good thing, it causes a lot of problems for the team in the form of selection headaches which gives rise to a disparity in the amount of game time given to the club’s good and ’important’ players. […]

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Champions League Semi-Final

Champions League Semi-Final Roundup: Real Madrid Put Three Past Atleti

The Champions League semi-finals kicked off with the Madrid derby taking place at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu.Atleti evidently travelled to Los Blancos’ domain with the intention of getting an away goal in a bid to make the second-leg at the Calderon much more winnable, but things went south pretty fast for Diego Simeone’s side as they […]

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la liga matchday 35 roundup

La Liga Matchday 35: Barcelona and Real Madrid Continue to Battle it Out

With the La Liga season drawing to a close, a sense of urgency is evidently attached to every game now for teams at both ends of the table.Barcelona and Real Madrid remain embroiled in a battle for top spot, Real Sociedad are keen on making it into the Europa League and Sporting Gijon, however slim […]

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premier league matchday 35 roundup

Premier League Matchday 35 Roundup: Chelsea Thump Everton

The Premier League spent the past week trying to make up for the numerous games in hand.Manchester City and Manchester United met in midweek for the Manchester derby which ended in a drab goalless draw. Both sides played it safe and failed to find the back of the net.Elsewhere, an own goal from Robert Huth […]

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Bundesliga Matchday 31 Roundup

Bundesliga Matchday 31 Roundup: Bayern Munich Clinch Sixth Consecutive Title

Bayern Munich lifted their sixth consecutive Bundesliga title on Saturday after thumping Wolfsburg 6-0.Bayern started the game on the front foot, and it didn’t take them long to find the back of the net as David Alaba, who only just recently returned from the sidelines, notched the first goal of the game in the 19th-minute.Robert […]

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serie a matchday 34 roundup

Serie A Matchday 34 Roundup: Roma Suffers Huge Setback

Roma’s hopes of toppling Juventus’ reign in the Italian top flight took a huge blow as they suffered a disheartening 3-1 defeat at the hands of Lazio on Saturday.The Rome outfit welcomed fierce rivals Lazio to the Stadio Olimpico only to concede three goals and score one in a game that may have completely ruined […]

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