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The Football Lawyer: Brazil, Qatar, Manchester City and FFP – some legal homework for the summer months, Football

The Football Lawyer: Brazil, Qatar, Manchester City and FFP – some legal homework for the summer months

The World Cup is on its way, and soon some of the planet’s best players will be in a very tempting and wholly global shop window.

By | Football, Sport | Wednesday, 28 May 2014 at 5:47 pm

Ibet: Stats Point To A Lay Of Arsenal As Manchester City Come To Town, Football

Ibet: Stats Point To A Lay Of Arsenal As Manchester City Come To Town

Arsenal put in a storming end to last season to secure Champions League football but this time around they are losing momentum at just the wrong time.

By | Football, Notebook, Sport | Thursday, 27 March 2014 at 4:55 pm

Ibet: Manchester United’s Record Against Top Half Teams Is Poor, Football

Ibet: Manchester United’s Record Against Top Half Teams Is Poor

I’m against Manchester United in tonight’s Manchester derby. It’s not just a perception that David Moyes’ men are having a rough old time of it against top teams – it’s backed up by the statistics.

By | Football, Notebook, Sport | Tuesday, 25 March 2014 at 9:11 am

Ibet: Big guns Manchester City and Chelsea to show their firepower, Football

Ibet: Big guns Manchester City and Chelsea to show their firepower

Manchester City are not on a good run on the face of it. They’ve lost two in a row and were pretty awful for 65 minutes when getting dumped out of the FA Cup by Wigan. But although they lost to Barcelona in midweek, they played very well indeed in my opinion.

By | Football, Notebook, Sport | Friday, 14 March 2014 at 6:37 pm

Ibet: Barcelona’s Possession Game Can Lead To A Low Corner Count, Football

Ibet: Barcelona’s Possession Game Can Lead To A Low Corner Count

There’s something not quite right at Barcelona.

By | Football, Notebook, Sport | Tuesday, 11 March 2014 at 6:01 pm

Time for Manchester City to step up to the plate, Football

Time for Manchester City to step up to the plate

Manchester City’s game against Barcelona looks a real blockbuster and the home side does look to have a genuine chance of winning.

By | Football, Notebook, Sport | Thursday, 20 February 2014 at 7:32 pm

Ibet: Looming Champions League Games Could Influence FA Cup Ties, Notebook

Ibet: Looming Champions League Games Could Influence FA Cup Ties

There are a couple of mouthwatering FA Cup clashes over the weekend, both with interesting sub-plots.

By | Notebook | Saturday, 15 February 2014 at 12:00 am

Heung-min Son: The next ‘Shinji Kagawa’ coveted by Tottenham, Liverpool and Arsenal, Football

Heung-min Son: The next ‘Shinji Kagawa’ coveted by Tottenham, Liverpool and Arsenal

When a player shines in the Bundesliga, it is only a matter of time before he is linked with a move to one of two destinations: Munich or England.

By | Football, Sport | Monday, 11 March 2013 at 4:11 pm

Manchester United’s foregone title conclusion and more heroic tales of sports betting, Football

Manchester United’s foregone title conclusion and more heroic tales of sports betting

Following Manchester United’s routine 2-0 win over Everton at the weekend, Betfred have announced they’re already paying out on bets for the Red Devils to be Premier League champions this season.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 12 February 2013 at 1:12 pm

Tactics Talk: What do Javi Garcia and Gareth Barry actually offer?, Football

Tactics Talk: What do Javi Garcia and Gareth Barry actually offer?

A closer look at yesterday’s 2-2 draw between Manchester City and Liverpool.

By | Football, Sport | Monday, 4 February 2013 at 5:39 pm

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