Monthly Archives for May 2015

The Expensive Gossip

    SCHNEIDERLIN FOR CASH + TOWNSEND To the Evening Standard, who claim Tottenham are confident of landing Morgan Schneiderlin from Southampton this summer. They report that the fee would be around £20m, which is a bloody steal if you ask us. However, this is not as simple as a simple £20m bid. With Mauricio […]

West Ham’s Mark Noble scores from spot to heap misery on Burnley

If Burnley’s task was already tough, the challenge now is almost insurmountable. This defeat, courtesy of Mark Noble’s penalty and Michael Duff’s controversial sending off, leaves Sean Dyche’s side eight points adrift of 17th-placed Leicester with nine points to play for. The Championship trapdoor is gaping. Their fans still applauded at the final whistle here […]

Steven Gerrard misses penalty but scores winner for Liverpool against QPR

A plane circled Anfield before kick off carrying a banner that read “Rodgers Out Rafa In” but it was Queens Park Rangers who were directed towards the exit by the end. Steven Gerrard dug Liverpool out of a hole, just for old times’ sake, with an 87th-minute winner on his penultimate home appearance. One man’s […]

Leicester’s Leonardo Ulloa continues surge against nine-man Newcastle

Forget about ostriches, fear for these flightless Magpies. Newcastle fans had to bury their heads in their hands again as their team flopped to an eighth consecutive defeat. They are falling fast towards the relegation zone while teams below are sprouting wings, none more so than Leicester, whose late-season surge continued here thanks to two […]