Opinion: Pep Guardiola’s all time XI

Pep Guardiola is the man at the forefront of the Manchester City side that is quite literally tearing up the record books and re-writing them. The Catalan is seen by a large majority of football fans as the best coach in world football, having brought success to Barcelona, Bayern Munich and now Manchester City. You […]

Opinion: Manchester United’s worries lie deeper than what we see on the pitch

Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United were on the receiving end of a damning defeat in their first away trip of the season as Brighton gained a deserved win in front of a joyous crowd at the AMEX Stadium last Sunday. As could be expected, the inquest into the manner of the defeat started in no time […]

Player Ratings: Manchester City v Huddersfield

Following a comfortable opening game victory over Arsenal at the Emirates, Manchester City hosted Huddersfield, a side that they struggled to break down in both games last season. Although the bookies had Huddersfield at astounding odds of 35/1 pre match, City and Guardiola knew that The Terriers are a tough outfit to beat. On the day, City […]

Premier League Preview: Part 2

With all teams now nearing full fitness after a short but gruelling pre-season, I am back with part two of my Premier League preview, where I try to pick apart the second half of teams ahead of the new season. Look out for who I’ve chosen as the Champions and also who may be doomed […]

‘All or Nothing: Manchester City’ Premiere Review

Amazon Prime’s ‘All or Nothing: Manchester City’ premiered on Wednesday night at the Printworks cinema in Manchester. For those who are unaware, the docuseries is a new fly-on-the-wall eight episode special charting the historic campaign that saw Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City smash records that have stood for decades. Gabby Logan welcomed the lucky, excited crowd […]

Talking Tactics: Arsenal v Manchester City review

Welcome to Talking Tactics: the home of weekly tactical analysis, whether it be a comprehensive breakdown of themes I have spotted over the weekend of football, or previewing an exciting battle that is around the corner. The first edition focuses on the Premier League’s opening weekend blockbuster fixture between two heavyweights in Arsenal and reigning […]