Match Review: Barcelona v Real Madrid

Luis Suàrez netted a hat-trick as Barcelona demolished a poor Real Madrid side to heap more misery on Julen Lopetegui.  Philippe Coutinho gave the hosts an early lead at the Nou Camp when he met Jordi Alba’s cross and Luis Suàrez doubled the lead from the penalty spot after being fouled by Raphael Varane on the […]

‘The fixture to define this Premier League era’ – Liverpool v Man City preview

Klopp v Guardiola. Super Sunday. The best two teams in England go head to head. Heavy metal gegenpress meets the super-attacking jugo de posicion. Judgement Day. Sky Sports can push whatever slogans they want in the lead up to this match, it won’t boost their numbers that much, because everyone from around the world will […]

Rampant Wolves get second straight win: Wolves v Burnley report

Nuno Espirito Santo’s Wolves registered a second straight Premier League victory as they saw off a poor Burnley side at Molineux on Sunday afternoon. A lone second-half strike from Raul Jimenez was all that settled the sides in the end, as Burnley failed to win for the fifth consecutive match this season. The scoreline of […]

Two points dropped for Monk’s men: Birmingham v West Brom report

Birmingham City were held to a draw in the Friday night clash at St Andrews against newly relegated West Brom. The Blues went into this game winless and that poor record continued, but not for the want of trying. A familiar story of missed chances and poor luck at the other end added up to […]

EFL Weekly: Gameweek Roundup 09 September

With the Championship taking its early season international break, you’d be forgiven for thinking this weekend’s EFL action could be a quiet one; but you couldn’t be any further from the truth. League One took centre stage and provided all the thrills and spills we’re used to seeing with goals galore and late drama, as […]

EFL Weekly: Gameweek Roundup 02 September

In the first of a regular segment here on Blue View, our EFL expert, Isaac Johnson, provides an insight into the weekly goings on in England’s second, third and fourth tiers.  Isaac has been attending games at all levels of the EFL for years, and is currently a season ticket holder at his local Championship […]