On FA Cup semi-final weekend, my thoughts go back to the Wembley ties from two years ago. Mainly how Reading came so close against Arsenal, but also Aston Villa’s win over Liverpool in which a 19-year-old Jack Grealish was the star … Continue reading Jack Grealish: A Young Talent On His Way Back?
VOTE HERE FOR YOUR WORLD PLAYER OF THE YEAR! On Wednesday, the FA confirmed the news that had been inevitable for weeks; Gareth Southgate has been named the new permanent England manager on a four year contract. The 46 year … Continue reading OPINION: Why Appointing Gareth Southgate Has Doomed England’s Chances
It has been quite a 24 hours for the FA. Last night, The Telegraph released an investigative report which showed how “Sam Allardyce used his position as England manager to negotiate a £400,000 deal and offered advice to businessmen on how … Continue reading Sam Allardyce: My Instant Thoughts
The England job, despite being one of the most well-paid, is definitely one of the hardest in football. The amount of pressure the media and fans put on you to succeed is ludicrous, and then the abuse and criticism you … Continue reading Does The New England Manager Have To Be English?