Everton (1) vs Chelsea (2) Tactical Analysis

On Rafa Benitez’s first return to Merseyside as Chelsea manager, a Frank Lampard double secured the three points for Chelsea, after a Steven Pienaar goal allowed Everton to take the lead. It was a closely fought match, with Chelsea showing their bigger match experience, as they didn’t play as well as Everton but took the […]

Jack Wilshere Stats Analysis vs Wigan

Jack Wilshere was able to put in another positive display in Arsenal’s match against Wigan. ¬†Wilshere lined up in his usual position in Arsenal’s midfield and helped the team get a 1-0 win away at Wigan, which moved Arsenal up into the top 4 in the league. This piece will analyse his statistics in attacking, […]

Tactical Analysis: Swansea (1) vs Manchester United (1)

Manchester United thoroughly dominated this fixture vs Swansea, and but for some very poor finishing and lack of a good quality final pass/cross, would have won by a few goals. However, Swansea defended very stoutly and did very well to win a point against the league leaders. Line-Up’s Swansea lined up in a 4-2-3-1, with […]

Why is football behind in facing and eliminating racism?

It’s a very hard question to answer with a definitive answer. It seems with almost every month, there is a new major racism case that comes out in the media. As is well known, in the past 18 months, there have been the Luis Suarez, John Terry, John Obi Mikel and the Serbian U21’s examples, […]