FIFA Women’s World Cup, France 2019: Location, Format, Teams & Players

The 2019 Women’s World Cup is upon us. It is being billed as one of the biggest tournaments in the history of the women’s game as support and investment reach levels never seen before. This is only the eighth edition of the Women’s World Cup. It has come a very long way since it was…

English Football Clubs That Have Won The Double or The Treble

Among the key strengths of the Premier League is its competitiveness. In the last four seasons alone, seven different teams have finished inside the top two positions with any number of shocks in the betting along the way. However, the development of a ‘big six’ in England’s top flight and Manchester City’s clean sweep of…

Liverpool’s Record 97 Points: Enough to Win The Premier League in Almost Any Other Season

Image by coward_lion Bigstock Photo By any analysis, the Premier League title race for the 2018/19 season was a remarkable one. Many have debated whether the relentless excellence of both Manchester City and Liverpool provided a compelling title race as there were few of the twists in momentum or shocks which characterise the most memorable…

How Have English Football Clubs Been Able to Dominate in Europe in 2019?

For the first time in five years, the Champions League will not be won by either Real Madrid or Barcelona. The dominance of the two Spanish giants hadn’t exactly become wholly predictable and boring but neutral fans throughout Europe have been hoping for something different for a while now. Those hopes became reality in spectacular…

How Do Relegated Teams Make a Return to the Premier League?

In the end, Cardiff went down with a whimper. The Bluebirds had every chance of maintaining their Premier League status with just a couple of weeks of the season to go but were disappointingly meek just when they needed their biggest effort. Neil Warnock said after the loss to Crystal Palace that this was the…

What is the English Premier League’s Best Stadium?

Tottenham fans went into the new season in limbo. On the positive front, this is one of the best Spurs teams we have seen in a long, long time, guided by a world class manager in Mauricio Pochettino. On the negative, the club did not invest a single penny in new players over the summer…

When Sportsmanship in Football Goes Right, and Very Wrong

The end of the Championship season is always exciting and dramatic. With Leeds desperate to keep their slim chances of winning automatic promotion alive and Aston Villa looking to maintain their impressive recent form heading into the Championship, Saturday’s match between the two at Elland Road was always going to be a thriller. Nobody could…

Worldwide Football Betting: Value to be Found in the A-League and MLS

European football fans really are spoilt for choice. The amount of top quality, entertaining football we have to watch during the season really is mind boggling. From the best domestic leagues in the world such as the Premier League, La Liga, Bundesliga and Serie A to the Champions League and Europa League, there is almost…

10 Championship Players Who Can Make the Step Up to the Premier League

The Premier League season is ready for yet another thrilling finish with Manchester City and Liverpool battling for the title. Although there’s still a lot of prize money to play for, not every team is what you would call 100% motivated for the matches still to come. Managers and board members of teams who have…

Who Will Step Into Messi and Ronaldo’s Shoes?

Image credit: vverve / bigstockphoto Cristiano Ronaldo recently became the first footballer to win the league title in England, Spain and Italy. The Portuguese sensation may not have quite given Juventus the edge in the Champions League that the Old Lady were looking for but he has undoubtedly improved the team on the pitch and…