Kane scores for Spurs

Is Harry Kane the best striker in the world?

By 'Rob Doyle' Full disclosure: I’m a Spurs fan. That might help explain the sensationalist headline. However, it also gives me insight in to why I feel Kane has become world-class. I’ve seen firsthand how our talisman has developed over the past few seasons. It’s not a coincidence that Kane’s arrival on the scene had…

Scholes competing with Gerrard

Scholes V Gerrard: Who was the better player?

Sven Goran-Eriksson’s England legacy has become tarnished over time. When you consider the talent the Swedish coach had at his disposal, the so-called ‘golden generation’, the Three Lions surely under achieved during his tenure. While Eriksson had some famous moments to celebrate, one of the main criticisms during his time was over his team selection.…


Terry V Baggio: Which penalty miss was worse?

Striking a stationary ball from 12 yards toward a goal that’s 8 yards wide and 8 feet high should be straightforward.  They’re professional footballers after all just doing their jobs. Missing would be like Bruce Springsteen forgetting the lyrics to a song during an arena gig. However, the immense pressure can break the most confident…

Ramos V Pique

Ramos V Pique: Who is the better defender?

Two of the best defenders on the planet. Their partnership is a major reason for Spain's international success over the past decade. However, on a club level, they're sworn enemies. Rivalry doesn't come any bigger than Real Madrid and Barcelona. While attacking talent like Ronaldo, Messi, Suarez and Bale typically steal the limelight, Pique and…

Lukaku V Mane

Lukaku V Mane: Who’s the better forward

Lukaku V Mane. With the Merseyside derby coming up, it's hard to look at either squad without fixing on the players who've really stood out for each. Lukaku has built himself into an attacking machine over the seasons since being dismissed from Chelsea. He's looking for a big move as his next step. Mane, on…

Kane v Costa

Costa v Kane: Who’s the better striker?

Costa v Kane. Two strikers that are guaranteed to be at the top of the scoring charts come the end of the season. Diego Costa and Harry Kane are critical to their team's successes. Sorry, Batshuayi and Janssen. There is no room at the Lane or Bridge for you. Chelsea and Spurs sit first and second respectively…

Pogba V Kante

Pogba V Kante: Who’s the better midfielder?

Pogba v Kante. Team mates at the beating heart of the French team, both players scored big money moves to Premiership contenders this season, both players won their respective leagues last year and both players are lauded as among the very best midfielders in the game. But who's better? N'Golo Kante Kante's a year older…