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…

Eddie Howe to Arsenal
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Howe to Arsenal: Operation ‘replacing Wenger’

Bournemouth are not just keeping their heads above water in the Premier League. They’re excelling. Eddie Howe is performing annual miracles on the south coast. He’s probably the most exciting young English manager in the game. Rumours have started over the possibility of him replacing Wenger. With Arsene’s time at the Emirates looking numbered, is…

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Guardiola V Pellegrini: Who’s the better manager?

Pep Guardiola’s first season in Manchester has proved underwhelming. The ex-Barca coach has struggled to justify the hype surrounding his appointment. Manuel Pellegrini might be forgiven for enjoying a smile at the turn of events. The Chilean had been forced out so City could move to the ‘next level’. That level may turn out to be…

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…