Gerrard demands better from below par Reds

Steven Gerrard has demanded his Liverpool teammates to improve their performances in the Champions League, after nicking a fortunate win over FC Ludogorets at Anfield. The Reds skipper was the hero once more, scoring a 93rd minute penalty in front of the Kop after Javier Manquillo had been brought down. Before that, it seemed as […]

CHELSEA v Schalke: Champions League Preview

Venue: Stamford Bridge Date: Wednesday 17 September Kick-off: 19:45 Here we go then, our first Champions League game of the season sees us at home to Schalke. We’re no strangers to the German side of course, having played them a few times now and most recently beating them 3-0 twice in last season’s campaign.

Will injury hit Schalke cause any problems?

I wrote the preview for the site this week, so the opening to this piece is going to be very short. I broke down the situations of both teams in that piece, so I’m going to get down to business in this one. I will say that I don’t think that this Schalke team are […]

Vigilante residents blockade posh Swansea street to stop school…

VIGILANTE residents in a posh Swansea street blockaded their road to stop parents from parking there while they picked their children up from school. The move sparked fury among mums and dads of youngsters at nearby Olchfa Comprehensive School who were forced to reverse back out of Mandinam Park into the busy Gower Road traffic while others claimed they were verbally abused.

Manchester United star Wayne Rooney ends his feud with Sir Alex Ferguson

Manchester United star Wayne Rooney ends his feud with Sir Alex Ferguson – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Wayne Rooney completed his 10 years at Manchester United after having arrived at Old Trafford as a teenager from Everton in 2004. The England international was signed by Red Devils’ former manager Sir Alex Ferguson on the deadline day of … Read More → From Soccerlens.com – Football News

Post match thoughts on Arsenal’s 2-0 defeat against Dortmund

Post match thoughts on Arsenal’s 2-0 defeat against Dortmund – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Arsenal’s Champions League campaign got off to a poor start as Borussia Dortmund scored on either side of half-time to secure a deserved victory. The Gunners were made to look ordinary and had Dortmund players been more clinical in front of … Read More → From Soccerlens.com – Football News

And Mitroglou Scores

And Mitroglou ScoresVitalfootball: Fulham: 17/09/2014 07:42:00Knock me down with a feather, it seems that our flop of a forward does know where the back of the net is.

Borussia Dortmund (a) “Wasteful Welbeck, Invisible Ramsey, Out of position Ozil, out of his depth Arteta” – Q&A

Dortmund wanted it more and Arsenal were nowhere near sharp or pragmatic enough to get anywhere near them, by the end Arsenal were mentally shot and even the basics were a struggle. Tactically Arsenal were setup to fail, overwhelmed in the middle of the park and devastated on the counter making the final score look flattering. For such an offensive setup, Arsenal sure didn’t look like creating anything with Wilshere, Ramsey, Özil and to an extent Alexis all competing to be the primary central figure, too many cooks and all that.