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Author: George Priestman

Chelsea’s Attacking Problems Were Further Highlighted Against Tottenham

LONDON, ENGLAND – JANUARY 08: Eden Hazard of Chelsea during the Carabao Cup Semi-Final First Leg match between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium on January 8, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images) If you don’t know by now, Tottenham beat Chelsea 1-0 at Wembley on Tuesday night in their Carabao Cup semi-final first leg thanks to a somewhat controversial Harry Kane goal. As Chelsea dominated the game, they lacked that cutting edge that has seem to be the major problem this year. Rather than ‘Sarri-Ball’ not working, the lack of striker raised its head...

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A Simple Change in Philosophy For Manchester United

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 30: Romelu Lukaku of Manchester United celebrates after scoring his team’s fourth goal with Paul Pogba during the Premier League match between Manchester United and AFC Bournemouth at Old Trafford on December 30, 2018 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images) Following Jose Mourinho’s sacking, it felt as if the suffering the fans had been experiencing was instantly over. In came the interim manager, tasked with guiding United until the end of the season, with minimal pressure placed upon him. We have all seen the immediate change in philosophy since the arrival of...

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Rating Kepa Arrizabalaga’s Start at Chelsea

LONDON, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 22: Kepa Arrizabalaga of Chelsea during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on December 22, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images) The man in question here is the world’s most expensive keeper Kepa Arrizabalaga. Moving from Athletic Bilbao for a world record fee of £71.6m. A young, talented goalkeeper who was the man deemed worthy of replacing want away Thibaut Courtois. Many wondered whether the player was worth the price tag. With it being extremely high for the young goalkeeper who was relatively inexperienced and...

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Manchester United Fans Should Be Excited For Life After Mourinho

Head coach of Manchester United Jose Mourinho before UEFA Champions League Group H between Valencia CF and Manchester United at Mestalla stadium on December 12, 2018. (Photo by Jose Miguel Fernandez/NurPhoto via Getty Images) (Photo by Jose Miguel Fernandez/NurPhoto via Getty Images) Jose Mourinho has been sacked by Manchester United, in his third season at the club. He leaves the club in an awful position, currently leaving them 19 points behind league leaders Liverpool. He won the Europa League and League Cup titles, but his time at United has been seen as hugely underwhelming. Closer to the relegation zone...

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