CHAMPIONS LEAGUE:DORTMUND VS MANCHESTER CITY

At half time BVB was heading into the semi finals, the match ended with them needing three goals to advance. Emre Can’s disputable handball was the difference. The German international attempted to head the ball 10 minutes into the second half and the ball came off the top part of the arm. Now I amContinue reading “CHAMPIONS LEAGUE:DORTMUND VS MANCHESTER CITY”

PREMIER LEAGUE:LEEDS TAKE ALL THREE POINTS AT THE ETIHAD

Questionable team selection led to the surprise victory for Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds United.Pep leaving out the likes of Foden,De Bryune and Gundogan in an apparent prioritisation of the mid week champions league game in Dortmund raised a few eye browse. Leeds United tactics were clear and should serve as a template on how to playContinue reading “PREMIER LEAGUE:LEEDS TAKE ALL THREE POINTS AT THE ETIHAD”

PREMIER LEAGUE:MANCHESTER CITY VS MANCHESTER UNITED

Pep must be wondering how on earth he can beat Ole at Etihad. The Norwegian now has won 3 straight games at the home of the incoming champions. His formula of counter attacking with speed seems to be the only way to stop the juggernaut that is MANCHESTER CITY. The penalty for Bruno Fernandes wasContinue reading “PREMIER LEAGUE:MANCHESTER CITY VS MANCHESTER UNITED”

MANCHESTER DERBY PREVIEW

This was an interesting press conference by Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. I have deduced the following from what he said. If you listen to his words closely you can hear Ole speaking about winning a trophy or two not directly speaking about the league title. Effectively he has conceded the league trophy toContinue reading “MANCHESTER DERBY PREVIEW”

PREMIER LEAGUE:MANCHESTER CITY VS WEST HAM

It has got to be absolutely maddening if you are a Manchester United fan to see City play a basically crappy game and still come out on tops in the end. West Ham can hold their head high in losing here. They were disciplined in keeping their shape defensively and attacked with speed when theyContinue reading “PREMIER LEAGUE:MANCHESTER CITY VS WEST HAM”

PREMIER LEAGUE:MANCHESTER CITY VS ASTON VILLA

Lots of chances for either side. A whopping 39 attempts at goal producing producing only 2 goals, with both of them debatable. It was a great display of defensive work from both sides normally famed for their attacking prowess. Special mention goals to Tyrone MIngs and Ruben Dias who produced blocks that literally they hadContinue reading “PREMIER LEAGUE:MANCHESTER CITY VS ASTON VILLA”

ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE WEDNESDAY

Tottenham Hotspurs lost ground on the top 6, were held by a battling Fulham at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. This game was ironically one of the few occasions Jose Mourinho’s team had the majority of possession.Even then they only shaved 3% more than Fulham. Jose’s MO is find Kane then Son in the box afterContinue reading “ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE WEDNESDAY”

CARABAO CUP:MANCHESTER UNITED VS MANCHESTER CITY

The Red Devils’ semi final hoodoo continued on Wednesday night with a shockingly bad performance at home to their City rivals. Anyone who watched the match would testify that the best team won that match. Attacking wise United were just not in it to win it. Fernandes had arguably his worst match for United sinceContinue reading “CARABAO CUP:MANCHESTER UNITED VS MANCHESTER CITY”

MANCHESTER CITY VS WEST BROM

I will get straight to the point here about the fading giants that is Man City.They have hit a plateau in terms of progression.They have become a little predictable at the moment.Short passes then try to find Sterling to cut back to Jesus or to score himself.What do they need to do to ?Vary theContinue reading “MANCHESTER CITY VS WEST BROM”