Tag Archives: West Ham

The Sturridge Effect

Selhurst Park hadn’t been a welcoming theatre for Liverpool FC for the best part of twenty years, before Saturday night. The last Liverpool player to score a goal, for a winning side, at the home of Crystal Palace was none other … Continue reading

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Can the Toon Go Doon?

With 22 games gone in the Barclays Premier  League, the 2012/13 campaign is well over the half-way point. One of the biggest surprises to many onlookers this season has been the steady demise of Newcastle United. Granted, many people realised … Continue reading

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Barclays Premier League Weekend Round-Up

Hi and welcome back to It’s All in the Game after a longer than anticipated sabbatical; apologies. Back in the game for 2013 and with the EPL having emerged from its frantic, festive frenzy of football, I’m here to bring … Continue reading

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Barclays Premier League Pre-Christmas Report

The weekend saw the sixteenth round of fixtures in the Barclays Premier League, which means that we’re approaching the all-important festive footballing frenzy which is Christmas in the EPL. Beginning next weekend the Premier League enters a programme which will … Continue reading

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Premier League 12/13:The Opening Fixtures and What They Told Us

The waiting is finally over! The Barclays Premier League is back and it’s back with a bang. The new season is now eleven games old and, from what we’ve seen so far, it’s shaping up to be every bit as … Continue reading

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The Andy Carroll Quandary

Pre-season, the most nightmarish time in any football fan’s year;  rumours, gossip and hearsay abound, players are linked with moves here and there, often on no surer grounds than a whimsical thought in the mind of a journalist. Nothing is … Continue reading

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It May be Martinez: Maybe It Should Be!

It has been over a week since Kenny Dalglish was ousted from the Anfield hotseat by American owners Fenway Sports Group. The King’s de-throning was met with mixed emotions, the overwhelming majority were shocked and saddened, however, there was a … Continue reading

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