All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Barclays Premier League’

Radamel Falcao To Manchester United: Was It A Panic Buy?

So apparently Manchester United went out and spent the Moon and stars to buy cover for a position that is not actually a problem for the struggling club. Were we foolish to expect the close of the summer transfer window to be used wisely? Clearly so as the Red Devils have managed to acquire AS Monaco’s Radamel Falcao on a …

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Manchester United FC: Time To Face The Music

Burnley FC hosted Manchester United FC early Saturday morning. Two seasons ago, a match like this would have held but one predictable outcome for onlookers. Burnley, a side freshly promoted to the Barclay’s Premier League, would surely have been schooled at home by the formidable Red Devils. Instead, Manchester United’s match ended in a humiliating 0-0 draw. The result isn’t …

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Manchester United F.C. Suffers Unfortunate Setback

There’s no point in denying that Manchester United FC came off of a brilliant pre-season. The surge of positive energy and results could largely be attributed to the presence of new manager Louis Van Gaal. The United team also seemed determined to prove to the world that last season was a fluke, a minor setback. The United team certain has …

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Manchester United F.C. To Face Liverpool Rivals

Pre-season friendlies are supposed to be less serious affairs for Premier League teams. It’s thought of as more or less a chance to get recently transferred players acquainted with the style of play at their new clubs. It also gives club veterans a chance to get back into the swing of things, especially those returning from a month of grueling …

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Manchester United Unveils New Home Team Uniforms

Manchester United, one of the most well-known soccer teams throughout the world, this week revealed their new home side uniforms. Like previous home side Manchester United uniforms, the new look is mostly red. The jerseys also feature a ribbed crew neck collar with a hidden button. The uniform is manufactured by Nike, which claims to have used 3D body scans …

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Luis Suárez: Will Liverpool FC Dump Their Star Player?

Liverpool FC is a club that is no stranger to controversy. The Liverpool club has fought for decades to have the truth of the painful Hillsborough disaster brought to light. Meanwhile the Heysel Stadium disaster, which saw 39 people killed thanks in large part to Liverpool hooligans, is a shameful mark on the club’s history that is rarely discussed. In …

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Manchester United: Will Club Let An Outsider Lead?

We’ve heard the fanfare before. This time last season it was David Moyes being praised as the man to lead Manchester United into a new era. Branded Sir Alex Ferguson’s “Chosen One”, The Manchester United club expected that all that needed to be done was to hand the reins over to the former Everton manager. It was arrogantly assumed that …

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English Premier League: How Will The Season End?

Manchester City FC won their away game over Everton FC and stormed to the top of the Premier League table. They are now level on games and points with former league leaders Liverpool FC. However, Manchester City boast a goal difference of nine goals. This means that should both teams win their next two games, it will be Man City …

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Liverpool FC: Tomorrow Set To Be Game Of Season

Liverpool FC is on the threshold of the most significant ninety minute period of their entire season. It will eclipse their meeting with Manchester City, who was sent home with a 3-2 defeat. This game now stands as the final true test and may decide once and for all if the Merseyside club will be Barclays Premier League champions. Almost …

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Chelsea Headed To Liverpool For Challenging Match

Chelsea FC just finished a scoreless 0-0 away fixture against Champions League semifinals opponent Atlético Madrid. Now the team is set to return to England and face off against current Barclays Premier League leader Liverpool FC. It is destined to be a tough match for the London team with a self-professed striker problem. Their Merseyside opponents have not lost a …

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David Moyes: What Went Wrong For The Chosen One?

Perhaps the biggest mark against the now fired David Moyes is that despite being labeled “The Chosen One”, it was never a job that he had chosen for himself. Moyes said of his appointment that he was called over to the residence of Sir Alex Ferguson and told that he had the manager position at Manchester United FC. It came …

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David Moyes Soon To Leave Manchester United?

With approximately three weeks to go in the Barclays Premier League, Manchester United FC finds itself in a strange new place: A mid-table position. Mid-table games lack the drama of either title-challenging teams or those teams fighting to stay in the league. As such, it often doesn’t matter how well or how poorly teams in the mid-table region play. Aside …

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Liverpool FC Secure Champions League Football Spot

“Do not let this fucking slip, lads,” an emotional Captain Steven Gerrard warned his Liverpool team just minutes after the final whistle blew. He told them that the game with Manchester City FC was now over and done. It was to be forgotten and they were to all focus all their energy into preparing for the next game. Referencing the …

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Chelsea Football Club: 77 Home Game Unbeaten Streak Over

Chelsea FC’s Jose Mourinho watched his players make history. Unfortunately for the Portuguese manager, it wasn’t the sort of history he wanted. Their 1-2 home defeat to the relegation-battling Sunderland FC marked the first time that the London club had suffered a home defeat under Mourinho in 77 games. It’s hard to fathom that a 77 home game unbeaten streak …

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Liverpool FC Stuns Manchester City FC At Anfield

This past Sunday’s game was set to be an emotional rollercoaster for Liverpool FC. The match took place on the weekend anniversary of the Hillsborough Disaster, an event that broke the heart of the club almost 25 years ago. After a minute of silence to somberly honor the fallen, the stadium came to life. Fans loudly sang the club anthem, …

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Arsenal F.C. Must Fight To Regain Spot In Top Four

Some of us saw this coming when Arsenal FC was devastated by a rampant Everton FC nearly a week ago. On a weekend that saw Arsenal advance towards winning their first trophy in a decade, the London side was also bumped out of the top four after Everton managed a 0-1 victory over Sunderland on Saturday. Everton has won their …

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Chelsea FC: Will They Sacrifice The League?

Chelsea FC seemed down and out following an away loss to Paris Saint-Germain F.C. where the game ended 3-1. Things also looked bleak for the Blues early on in the return leg. Eden Hazard, one of the best players for Chelsea, was taken out of the game due to a calf injury. Tough circumstances, however Chelsea is one team to …

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Stewart Downing Misses Penalty, Gets Drilled on Twitter

The last time I wrote about Stewart Downing, I was the one who got taken to task by the readers, but then again, Downing hadn’t yet missed a penalty against Chelsea. Now that he has–check out the lead video–the Twitterverse is out in force, reminding Liverpool’s management team just how much support Downing really has. Which is to say, not …

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