Browsing: Snaps & Opinion

If Wenger can’t find players to improve Arsenal, where exactly is he looking?

Why is Arsene Wenger finding it so difficult to add to his Arsenal squad? Despite winning eight of their last ten matches, there is a common opinion that the Gunners were somewhat fortunate to finish fourth


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It’s over – Sir Alex Ferguson confirms Manchester United retirement

Sir Alex Ferguson will quit as Manchester United manager at the end of the season. The Scot took charge of the Old Trafford club back in November 1986, when he succeeded the sacked Ron Atkinson. At


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Juventus must prove Champions League ambition if they want to keep Conte

Antonio Conte has led Juventus to a second successive Serie A title, but could the Italian be lured away from his beloved Turin in the summer? Having won the Scudetto without losing a single match last


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Liverpool shocked by Suarez ban, but what did they expect?

Luis Suarez has been handed a 10-match suspension for his latest misdemeanour. The controversial Uruguayan international sunk his teeth into the arm of Chelsea’s Branislav Ivanovic on Sunday afternoon, which was unseen by the match officials


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Why would Ferguson confirm his interest in signing Falcao?

There are conflicting reports over Manchester United’s supposed interest in Radamel Falcao. With speculation over the future of Wayne Rooney refusing to fade, reports over the past few days have suggested United are set to make


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Why Torres’ misleading goal tally doesn’t quite tell the whole story

The Fernando Torres defenders were in full force on Thursday evening. Like many of his Chelsea team-mates, the Spaniard has had to cope with Rafael Benitez’s rotation policy as the Blues chase a top-four finish, the


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Eight games without a goal is neither a crisis nor unusual for Walcott

Arsene Wenger is confident Theo Walcott will soon be back amongst the goals, but is a run of eight matches without a goal really so unusual for the Arsenal forward? The England international has enjoyed the


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Special Report: Brazil’s World Cup and Olympic preparations marred by problems

Brazil-based Damian Kane has told takefootball of the problems Brazil are facing as they prepare to stage the two biggest events in the sporting world. To say it has been a bad few weeks for the


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Is Begovic really an upgrade on De Gea for Manchester United?

Asmir Begovic is flattered to be linked with Manchester United, but has Sir Alex Ferguson already got a superior goalkeeper in his current squad? The Reds have been heavily linked with the Bosnian international, and reportedly


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Qualification still in England’s hands despite Podgorica slip

Whilst disappointing, England’s draw in Montenegro could yet prove vital. As is often the case in football, the devil can be in the detail. In this instance, for example, there would have been more than a


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