Hull City have completed the signing of Everton striker Nikica Jelavic on a three-and-a-half-year deal for a club record fee believed to be in the region of £6.5million. Steve Bruce had been looking at bolstering his attacking options in a bid to avoid relegation this season, and the signing of Jelavic is expected to be [...]
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Edwin Huxley - Friday 17.01.14, 09:44am
Terry Lane - Wednesday 01.01.14, 11:49am
Jose Mourinho has suggested his team needs two stellar signings. One would surely be a world class striker after attempts to lure Wayne Rooney to Stamford Bridge failed in August, resulting in Chelsea and Mourinho turning to Russia and veteran striker, Samuel Eto. Eto & Fernando Torres have shown sporadic displays of their previous peak [...]
Terry Lane - Monday 25.11.13, 19:25pm
Tonight’s midlands derby between Aston Villa & West Bromich Albion will probably be an open, exciting close affair and round off another great weekend of Premier League action with all teams completing 12 matches and almost a third of the season played.
Back in August, before a Premier League ball had been kicked, I wrote “Chelsea [...]
Free Competition to win a copy of Standing on the Shoulder of Giants: a Cultural Analysis of Manchester United
Terry Lane - Tuesday 17.09.13, 18:42pm
Following Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement, a new book by Søren Frank provides an insight into Sir Alex Ferguson’s legacy in his new book Standing on the Shoulder of Giants – a Cultural Analysis of Manchester United.
Standing on the Shoulders of Giants is a unique thematic history of Manchester United from the club’s creation as humble [...]
Standing on the Shoulders of Giants – A Cultural Analysis of Manchester United – football book review
Terry Lane - Saturday 24.08.13, 15:33pm
As a new Premier League season begins Manchester United, arguably the biggest football club in the world, begin the defence of their record-breaking 20th league title. But this season is different. It is the first Premier League season without Sir Alex Ferguson. The next chapter has begun but for Manchester United the past is full [...]