Shane Long Ireland

3 predictions for Denmark v Ireland

O'Neill will go in to full 'Mourinho mode'The closest Wes Hoolahan will get to the action tonight is probably cutting oranges. O'Neill will want to avoid defeat at all costs. Chances and goals will be in short supply. Our only chance will probably be from a set piece. Ireland will score but it won't be…


Should global sports ‘Take a knee’ too?

Racism is not confined to North America. But something powerful is happening there. Thanks to a number of brave NFL players, each game is being marked with a peaceful, but very marked protest. Taking one knee during the American National Anthem is controversial enough that even Donald Trump has taken an embittered if predictable stance…

Ronald Koeman problems
Premier League

4 Everton problems and their fixes

'A dark horse' and 'if Leicester can do it' were just a couple of the flattering things said about Everton during the summer. Ronald Koeman was apparently investing cleverly (which previously included selling the Tom Cleverly) and there was a buzz around Goodison Park. 5 games in to the league season and Everton sit in…

Arsenal Chelsea

Lacazette vs. Morata: Who is the better signing?

Chelsea and Arsenal clash on Sunday. A perfect opportunity for two new strikers to become instant fan favourites. There is another match-up occurring this weekend; Lacazette vs. Morata. The French striker was bought for 52 million. While Morata arrived at Stamford Bridge for around 6 million more. Both strikers are known for their eye for…