Tactical Analysis- Arsenal vs. Bayern Munich- Giroud, Alexis & 4-3-3.

Tactical Analysis: Arsenal vs. Bayern Munich: Giroud, Alexis & 4-3-3.

Coming off one of the worst first leg performances in cup history, Arsenal looked to upset the most gigantic of odds to qualify for the last 8 in the Champions League. Amidst the emergence of ‘Wenger Out’ banners and protests, the Gunners went into the game fearing a tumultuous backlash from the Emirates faithful.No side […]

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Culprits of arsenal

The chief culprits of Arsenal’s horror show against Bayern Munich

February 15, 2017, and March 3, 2017, are two dates that the Arsenal faithful will try in futility to forget in hurry. Their beloved team had been made to look like non-league minnows in their Round of 16 Champions League tie against Bayern Munich.The Gunners (as Arsenal are fondly called) were lacking in mental strength […]

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Claudio Ranieri

Looking at Leicester City now, what could Ranieri be thinking?

Following Leicester City’ newly found form in the Premier League, one in which they have managed to pick up two consecutive 3-1 victories against Liverpool and Hull City, Claudio Ranieri must be watching his former wards with some awe. These are the same players who just couldn’t get into gear a couple of weeks ago […]

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la liga matchday 26 roundup

La Liga Matchday 26 Roundup: Barcelona Remain in Pole Position

​Barcelona moved into pole position once again after being temporarily unseated by Real Madrid as Los Blancos had an early kick-off.Barcelona continued their superb form ahead of their midweek clash with PSG as they grabbed a 5-0 victory over La Liga high-flyers, Celta Vigo.News of Luis Enrique’s imminent exit seems to have spurred Barcelona on […]

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Premier league Matchday 27 Roundup

Premier League Matchday 27 Roundup: Chelsea Keep 10 Points Gap At Top

Wenger’s decision to drop Alexis Sanchez from the starting lineup against Liverpool ultimately proved to be a wrong one as Arsenal lost 3-1.Liverpool went ahead early in the tie after a long goal kick from Simon Mingolet ended up in Arsenal’s attacking third before being picked up by a Liverpool player who kicked off a […]

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bundesliga matchday 23 roundup

Bundesliga Matchday 23 Roundup: Bayern Munich Extend League Gap

Bayern Munich managed to steer seven points clear of closest rivals Leipzig after securing a solid 3-0 victory away at Cologne.Bayern Munich have hit a rich vein of form as of late, even putting eight goals past a leaky Hamburg defence in the previous week.Cologne couldn’t put up much of a fight as Bayern Munich […]

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Tactical Analysis: Liverpool vs. Arsenal: Sánchez, Xhaka and in-game management.

Tactical Analysis: Liverpool vs. Arsenal: Sánchez, Xhaka and in-game management.

After 12 days of much-needed rest, the Gunners locked horns with a Liverpool side in dire form. The Reds had conceded the most goals out of any of the teams in the current top 8. They’re a team that thrives in the big games but are completely susceptible to slip up against the smaller teams. […]

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Serie A matchday 27 roundup

Serie A Matchday 27 RoundUp: Roma Slip Up in Title Race

It was a battle of Rome and Naples as Roma welcomed Napoli to the Stadio Olimpico for what was sure to be a heated clash due to its significance at the top of the table.The tie lived up to its billing as it produced three goals in a relatively even and scintillating game of football.Dries […]

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Top 6 Defensive Midfielders in the Premier League since 2012

Over the course of the last five years, we’ve seen some of the best defensive midfielders grace the Premier League. You’ll agree with me that the job of these guys cannot go unnoticed – guys like me won’t let it.Before I go further, allow me a few paragraphs to explain the job of a defensive […]

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Serie A Matchday 26 roundup

Serie A Matchday 26 Roundup: Napoli Suffer Shocking Defeat

Napoli suffered a defeat at home to Atalanta in what was undoubtedly the most shocking result of the weekend’s Serie A fixtures.Mattia Caldara opened the scoring for Atalanta in the 28th-minute, before finding the back of the net again in the 70th-minute.Napoli had 64% of the possession and registered 9 shots on target, (4 more […]

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