Nathaniel Shaughnessy explains why the FIFA awards during World Cup years invariably become self indulgent, egotistical and pointless.
Archive for the ‘Analysis’ Category
Purportedly wanted by the Premier League’s giants, Charles Pulling profiles West Ham’s Reece Oxford.
After the dust of another predicatable Ballon d’Or settles, Matt Gault argues that Paul Pogba is the finest successor to the Messi-Ronaldo duopoly.
An analytical look at the differences in Ligue 1 between this season and last.
Alex Wood discusses the evolution of the position between the posts and the new age “sweeper-keeper”.
Craig Vickers takes a detailed look at how Marcelo Bielsa has taken Marseille to the top of the table in France.
The only thing remarkable about Adu is that people thought he was remarkable at age 13, writes Phil Pyle Jr.
Liverpool have struggled to have the impact that they had last season, but a brand new formation could be the answer to this problem.
Thierry Henry has retired. For many admirers, his jaw-dropping deception in Paris leaves a smudge on an otherwise stellar legacy.
Dean Murray discusses the decision by Real Sociedad to give David Moyes a new lease of life in La Liga.