featurefootball20 days ago

Jose Mourinho has to call time of death on Wayne Rooney's United career

"ROONEY!...it defies description! How about sensational? How about superb?" It has been over six years since the day when even the great Martin Tyler was lost for words on seeing a certain Scouser settle a Manchester derby with an overhead kick that justified "The White Pele" tag he had been given.
Faizan Qadiri
featurefootball2 months ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17 : Players to pick for Gameweek 30

The Premier League is finally back with a bang with high profile games like the Merseyside Derby and the Arsenal-City clash at the Emirates. In the last game week, Dawson and Lukaku's braces earned their managers a combined score of 33 points with the former outscoring the Belgian by a point.
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featurefootball3 months ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17 : Players to pick for Gameweek 28

Gameweek 27 was the first time a team played two matches and Manchester City and Stoke City players earned big with two cleansheets in their respective matches. Marko Arnautovic (15) was the top scorer in the week while all defenders from the two clubs score double digit points for their managers.
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featurefootball3 months ago

Five greatest comebacks in the Champions League

Football is the biggest sport in the world and while the masses tune in to watch the World Cup, die-hard fans will tell you that there is nothing better than two teams fighting it out in the Champions League. This competition has provided some of the best moments, along with the biggest stars.
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featurefootball3 months ago

Arsenal, Liverpool or United? A complete analysis of the top-4 race in the Premier League

€1.3bn! That is the amount shared among the European clubs who took part in the Champions League this season. Forget the money, it is the glory and the sheer attraction of the League that keeps most European circuits alive until the last day of the domestic campaign.
Faizan Qadiri
featurefootball4 months ago

Talking points from gameweek 25 of the Premier League

Arsenal were a part of a controversial win against Hull while United and Liverpool kept pace with the Gunners with comfortable 2-0 wins. Chelsea were held to a draw at Burnley but they have a massive 8-point lead over the chasing pack but Leicester are now just a point clear of the drop zone.
Faizan Qadiri
featurefootball4 months ago

5 players who can solve Mourinho's Carrick problem

Manchester United's form this season has been inconsistent, to say the least. One might attribute it to a variety of factors such as change of manager and style of play, some players not living up to their potential, poor finishing or even being on the wrong side of some poor refereeing decisions.
Ratish Ramachandran
featurefootball4 months ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17 : Players to pick for gameweek 25

Gameweek 24 was all about three strikers who accumulated a combined total of 47 points for their managers. Romelu Lukaku's (21) four goals against Bournemouth ensured that the Toffees emerged victorious in a goalfest at Goodison Park that ended 6-3 in favor of the Merseyside club.
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featurefootball4 months ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17 : Players to pick for gameweek 24

Gameweek 23 proved to be a low scoring affair as all the big teams barring Manchester City failed to capitalize on each other's results. The average points (35) for the gameweek was the lowest for the season so far with the highest points failing to cross 100 in spite of playing the triple captain.
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featurefootball4 months ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17 : Players to pick for gameweek 23

Chelsea and Arsenal were the big gainers in the Premier League after all their direct rivals dropped points in last week's fixtures. Chelsea brushed aside Hull city while Arsenal needed a 98th minute Alexis Sanchez penalty to secure a hard-fought win against a resolute Burnley side. 
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