Curious Case of Super Mario

If you have been watching Ligue A, you will know that notorious bad boy Mario Balotelli has been the brightest light in a confidence searching Nice FC. After a horrid spell at Liverpool and another forgettable loan move to Ac Milan, he was sold to Nice on a virtual free transfer. He’s reputation in tatars… Read More »

The Curious Case of Nacho Monreal

Greetings readers, its time again for the curious ‘case of’ and this time it is Nacho Monreal’s moment of truth. The Spaniard signed from Malaga in 2013 and never looked back since. As you well know, I have criticised him in the past for his performances but mainly when played out of position by his… Read More »

Martin Keown: Mesut Ozil has ‘mentally left Arsenal and downed tools’

  There is obviously a debate around Mesut Ozil’s Arsenal future, this has intensified on Wednesday night as the midfielder was accused of having ‘mentally left’ the club by former Arsenal defender Martin Keown. Keown questioned Ozil’s professionalism amid rumours that the 28-year-old German midfielder will depart the Emirate in January or for free when his contract expires next summer.… Read More »

Man City Put Stubborn Chelsea To Sword

In a clash of the Beauty and the Beast, Man City been the former won and deservingly so too. Chelsea the defending champions were home at the Bridge but were largely dominated by the Guardiola’s footy juggernauts. City, even on 90 minutes rarely took their foot off the gas in a highly tensed and  hugely entertaining match for the neutrals. The game began with city dominating the proceedings via the eventual match winner Debruyne, and the ageless maestro David Silva, with Raheem Sterling also causing Chelsea’s back line all sorts of  problems with his direct runnings and searing pace. Worthy of mention; days before the match City lost star striker Aguero to broken ribs injury which he got from a car accident in Amsterdam where he  went to see a music concert and after just 30 minutes into the contest Chelsea also lost their star  man Morata to hamstring injury rendering their hitherto threatening attack… Read More »