Browsing 2018-2019 season

Divock Origi

Liverpool vs Everton: Divock Origi, Jordan Pickford & the Weirdest Goal of the Year

Posted on 2 Dec, 2018, by in Soccer

FIFA don’t award weird goals, but if they would, Divock Origi scoring a 95th minute winner against Everton due to a Jordan Pickford mistake and saving Liverpool from a disastrous 0-0 draw would definitely win it. More

Iago Aspas

Iago Aspas Proves That Chasing the Big Club Dream Isn’t For Everyone

Posted on 1 Dec, 2018, by in Soccer

With a brace in Celta’s 2-0 win over Huesca, Iago Aspas has reached 10 league goals for the fourth consecutive season. Another milestone in a prolific second tenure with the … More

Paulo Dybala vs Manchester United

Juventus FC, Ending the Drought Take #23: Match 3

Posted on 23 Oct, 2018, by in Soccer

A big part of Manchester United’s pinnacle of modern history is interwoven with one magical night against Juventus in Turin. However, in their 2018 version at Old Trafford, the distance between Jose Mourinho’s team and the one Alex Ferguson managed to the treble couldn’t be more evident. More

Salah

Liverpool FC, Ending the Drought Take 29: Match #9

Posted on 20 Oct, 2018, by in Soccer

A Saturday of away-team triumphs didn’t skip Liverpool’s visit to Huddersfield, where the title contenders won 1-0 thanks to a Mohamed Salah strike in the first half and another clinical defensive performance led by Virgil van Dijk. More

Back to Reality for Bayern Munich & Manchester United

Posted on 19 Oct, 2018, by in Soccer

The International break is always a terrific time for struggling clubs to forget about their troubles. But every hiatus has its end, which could provide a painful reminder for Bayern Munich and Manchester United that things remain unresolved for them at this point, not to say on the edge of disastrous. More

Mohamed Salah

Bayern Munich, Juventus, Liverpool & PSG: Still Perfect

Posted on 23 Sep, 2018, by in Soccer

As September will soon make its way for October and fall enters the picture, the season hits its second gear around Europe’s top football leagues, with four teams remaining undefeated: Bayern Munich, Juventus, Liverpool and Paris Saint-Germain. More

Benjamin Mendy

Premier League – Defending Champion & Main Contender Start Off on the Right Foot

Posted on 12 Aug, 2018, by in Soccer

The opening weekend of the Premier League included very little surprises, and the same went for the preseason favorites to battle for the title, Liverpool and defending champions Manchester City, comfortably clinching their first 3 points of the campaign. More

Ruben Neves

Premier League: How Did the Newly Promoted Teams Do

Posted on 11 Aug, 2018, by in Soccer

A lot is expected of the newcomers to the Premier League this season, especially Wolves and Fulham; less so of Cardiff. However, only one point from a possible 9 was achieved in the Premier League’s opening weekend. More

Mourinho, Pochettino

Premier League: The Curious Summer of Manchester United & Tottenham

Posted on 10 Aug, 2018, by in Soccer

One team finished in second place last season, but is heading into the 2018-2019 Premier League campaign shrouded by negativity. The other has finally established itself as a immovable top 4 side, yet their lack of transfer activity puts everything into doubt. More

Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea FC – Maurizio Sarri Needs Patience & Time

Posted on 6 Aug, 2018, by in Soccer

The oh-so-easy to press panic button at Chelsea still hasn’t been called into action, but worried minds are contagious. Still, it’s hard to expect Maurizio Sarri to conjure magic, especially when his football philosophy is very different than what Antonio Conte implemented in two years at Stamford Bridge. More