The Merseyside Derby – the fixture between Liverpool and Everton which has the most red cards ever shown in the Premier League era In 1892, the Everton FC board walked out of Anfield and their Chairman John Houlding and started playing out of a newly purchased Goodison Park stadium just a mile across on the other side of Stanley Park. Houlding responded by starting a new club, Liverpool – and thus began one of the most famous foo
Valdes made only two league appearances for United after signing for the club in 2014 Manchester United are considering letting go of Spanish goalkeeper Victor Valdes but only if he joins a club outside the Premier League, Mirror reports. The 20-time English champions are ready to release Valdes provided he does not join their fiercest rivals Liverpool and move abroad. The 33-year-old goalkeeper joined the Red Devils in 2014 on an 18-
Another entertaining weekend of Premier League football draws to a close. Saturday saw a season high 35 goals scored across 8 games, the 9th highest in Premier League history on any single day. One of those 8 games saw Tottenham hand out a 4-1 thrashing to Manchester City against all the odds, with Harry Kane netting for the first time in a Spurs kit this season. Manchester United went to the top of the table for the first time since t
Javier Mascherano La Liga giants’ FC Barcelona’s star Javier Mascherano has been charged with two counts of tax fraud amounting to a massive €1.5 million. The midfielder turned defender is alleged to have evaded taxes by transferring his earnings to companies in United States of America and Portugal. The former captain of the Argentina national football team is accused of defrauding the authorities to the tune of
Arsenal led the way with a 5-2 win over Leicester City at the King Power Stadium. Alexis Sanchez scored a hat-trick while Theo Walcott equalized after the Gunners went down 1-0 While the 2015/15 Premier League season started rather slowly with the majority of the teams struggling to get going, the campaign exploded into life this weekend as fans saw 35 goals being scored in eight matches on Saturday. Pundits couldn’t under
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is feeling the pressure as calls for him to be sacked continue Under-fire Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has come out and said that there is an agenda in place to get him sacked. After losing key players, a string of poor performances and heavy spending in the transfer market, fans and pundits alike don’t see much improvement from the Reds under the Northern Irish manager. Although the season start
Being brandished a player with incredible ability and potential may be fantastic for one’s self-confidence. But with such praise, criticism does come easily and sometimes the greatest of players will crumble and fade away when they are tipped as a world-class talent of the game. You’ve seen it all before – your one-season wonders, the young starlets dubbed world-beaters after merely a few games. Yet very few will eve
Alexis Sanchez scored a brilliant hat-trick as Arsenal beat Leicester Machester United beat Sunderland 3-0 to go top of the Premier League table on a day that saw 31 goals being scored in just seven matches with the latter being the only team not to score a goal. Arsenal put up a great show as they beat in-form Leicester City by 5 goals to 2 while Liverpool won a game for the first time since the second game week. Liverpool took
Liverpool Football club is in a spot of crisis at the moment after a very poor start to the season. Brendan Rodgers’ job was under threat after a dismal ending to the previous season, but the owners backed him and gave him the players he wanted in the summer. However after eight games this season across all competitions, Liverpool has won just two games, drawn four and lost two, while scoring just four goals and conceding nine. The five time Ch
Chelsea are the most fouled team in the EPL with Arsenal second Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was never an advocate of the physical aspect of English football until recent years. The Frenchman’s frequent vocal outbursts on the ‘intimidating’ and ‘aggressive’ tactics deployed by teams like Stoke City and Bolton Wanderers over the years are well recorded. But in an interview in 2013, Wenger in an attempt to deter
Who’s the deserved candidate to succeed Rodgers at Anfield? Liverpool owners have decided to sack Brendan Rodgers but has confirmed it will not be Jurgen Klopp to replace the current boss at Anfield, talkSPORT reports. The Northern Irishman’s future at the club has been in jeopardy following the side’s disappointing start to the season, with a couple of dodgy displays over the past six matches in the Premier League.
The fourth round of the Capital One Cup will be played on 27 and 28 October After the Capital One Cup third round matches concluded last night, the draw was held for the fourth round (the pre-quarter-finals). The teams that have qualified for the next round will take on each other in a one-legged tie in October to advance to the quarter-finals of the competition. Five of the eight match-ups will see an all-EPL affair with the last three non-
Flamini turned out to be the unlikely hero for Arsenal against Tottenham It wasn’t all plain sailing for the Premier League sides in the Third round of the Capital One Cup. While Manchester United and Chelsea secured comfortable wins, Arsenal had to count on an unlikely hero to beat their North London rivals while Liverpool needed penalties to beat League Two side Carlisle United. Under-fire Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers was made to
Carlo Ancelotti led his former side Real Madrid to La Decima in 2014 Liverpool have denied making any kind of approach for replacing current manager Brendan Rodgers with Carlo Ancelotti, The Guardian reports. The reports have intensified this season that Brendan Rodgers’ job at Anfield is in jeopardy after the club’s poor start to the season and the veteran Italian coach is likely to succeed the Welshman. However, the clu
Disclaimer: This is a fake Facebook wall and is not to be taken seriously. Context: Through this Facebook wall, we try to poke fun at how the whole scenario has turned out to be in the last six weeks. After Jose Mourinho had openly criticized the medical staff for treating Eden Hazard on the pitch, it is now believed that club doctor Eva Carneiro has indeed left the club and could consider taking legal actions.