Arsene Wenger is not a manager who usually springs too many surprises with his team selections. Yet the Frenchman did exactly that on Monday night, as he lined his Arsenal side up in a 3-4-2-1 formation for their must-win clash against Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium. Coaches, as varied as Antonio Conte, Mauricio Pochettino, Jose
In the last few weeks, there has been a lot of talk about the return of Mesut Ozil to the Arsenal side. Seen by many as a deeply polarising individual, capable of immense quality while also being a hider and a flat-track bully (unfairly), many Arsenal fans are unsure of what to think of Ozil.
For what feels like 18 months now, rumours have been floating around that Ross Barkley might move on from Everton. A boyhood Toffee, Barkley has always been seen as a formality to retain his place with the Blues and to sign on for years to come. With the hope that Ronald Koeman could unlock the
Since his appointment last year, Slaven Bilic has seen his legend with the West Ham support increase and grow with each passing year. Nevermind the fact he played less than 100 games in their shirt, and he forced a transfer to Everton, his return as manager was sold as some kind of club legend coming
For some time now, there have been rather unsettling rumours coming out of London – Stamford Bridge, to be exact. Despite being likely to wrap up a first English Premier title, rumours are flying that Italian mastermind Antonio Conte has no desire to stick around in London any longer. Apparently, his family are unhappy and
This weekend, Liverpool will host Everton in one of the most pulsating derby matches of the season. To many, Everton and Liverpool is the fiercest of all local English rivalries. A deeply bitter rivalry, the history of both clubs – and how the formation of Liverpool came to be – adds an extra edge to