Browsing 2017-2018 season

Jose Mourinho, Antonio Conte

Manchester United: A Weird, Trophyless Season

Posted on 19 May, 2018, by in Soccer

Manchester United and Jose Mourinho finish the 2017-2018 season with nothing to boast about after losing 1-0 in the FA Cup final to Chelsea. More

Roberto Firmino, Mohamed Salah

Ranking Liverpool FC Priorities for the Next Few Months

Posted on 13 May, 2018, by in Soccer

As the 2017-2018 Premier League season comes to an end for Liverpool with a top 4 spot guaranteed, Mohamed Salah setting new scoring records and a Champions League final awaiting, it’s a good opportunity to review the club’s main priorities for the coming months, including that match at the end of May against Real Madrid. More

Mohamed Salah

Champions League: Liverpool Crush Roma 5-2; Oddly Feel it’s not Enough

Posted on 24 Apr, 2018, by in Soccer

Because of what Roma did in the quarterfinals against Barcelona, a 5-2 win by Liverpool felt slightly disappointing, and the Anfield celebrations at the end of the first leg in the Champions League semi final clash felt a bit subdued. More

Koulibaly

Napoli, Koulibaly Beat Juventus to Open Up Serie A Championship Race

Posted on 22 Apr, 2018, by in Soccer

A week ago, Juventus had a 6 point lead and looked like a comfortable Serie A winner again. But dropped points at Crotone while Napoli managed a massive comeback of their own resulted in a massive match at Juve’s stadium which surprisingly, ended in a 1-0 win for the visitors from the South thanks to a 90th minute header by Kalidou Koulibaly. More

Pep Guardiola

Despite Manchester City Championship, Pep Guardiola Still Has Plenty to Prove

Posted on 15 Apr, 2018, by in Soccer

There’s always something a tad anti-climatic about winning the league championship without actually being on the field to do it. Manchester United losing to West Brom clinched the Premier League title for Manchester City, their third in the EPL era, fifth overall and the first in the Pep Guardiola regime. And still, the disappointing finish to their Champions League campaign leaves an aftertaste of bitterness amidst the sweetness of the champagne. More

Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho Preparing His Potential Manchester United Exit

Posted on 18 Mar, 2018, by in Soccer

Always a divisive figure, Jose Mourinho in 2018, en route to complete his second season as the manager of Manchester United, is becoming more and more known as a sideline figure that can’t keep its mouth shut instead of a successful coach gobbling up every title in its path. More

Salah

The Mohamed Salah Show (Liverpool vs Watford)

Posted on 17 Mar, 2018, by in Soccer

Originally, this was supposed to be an article about the best goal of the weekend. But Mohamed Salah kept scoring, finishing with 4 goals and 1 assist in the 5-0 thrashing of Watford by Liverpool on a snowy Anfield pitch. So it became an appreciation post to the man fans nickname and sing to ‘Egyptian King’. More

Antonio Conte, Arsene Wenger

Premier League: Conte & Wenger Daring Chelsea & Arsenal to Sack Them

Posted on 4 Mar, 2018, by in Soccer

With a 1-0 loss to Manchester City, Chelsea burrow even deeper in disappointing fifth place, making Antonio Conte’s future with the club murkier than ever before. Meanwhile, way below at sixth, Arsenal and Arsene Wenger continue to lose, making the frenchman’s attachment to the job seem more and more delusional. More

Mohamed Salah

Mohamed Salah With a Fitting Finish to 2017

Posted on 30 Dec, 2017, by in Soccer

Mohamed Salah has only been at Liverpool for five months, but he’s certainly the most influential player the club has had this year, as his brace helped the club beat Leicester 2-1 to finish 2017 on a 12-match unbeaten run, while advancing to the Champions League round of 16 for the first time in 9 years and firmly in the chase for one of the top 4 spots in the Premier League. More

Manchester United beat CSKA

Champions League Week 6 Results & Group Tables (Groups A-D)

Posted on 5 Dec, 2017, by in Soccer

No surprises in the first set of finales in the Champions League group stage, as Bayern Munich beat Paris Saint-Germain in something of a revenge match, joined by Chelsea, Roma, Barcelona, Juventus, Basel and Manchester United en route to the round of 16. More