The Curious Case of Claudio Ranieri

It was only one year ago this month that Claudio Ranieri’s Greece were humiliated by the Faroe Islands at home in a Euro 2016 qualifying match. The collapse of the Greek national team has been even more spectacular than that of the Greek economy and Ranieri facilitated that decline. They have gone from a team that made it…

The Season Ticket’s Super 6 Predictions: David Smith

This week’s predictions for the Saturday’s Premier League fixtures come courtesy of David Smith. Every week we will be taking turns to predict upcoming games and use these predictions to play Sky’s Super 6.     Aston Villa 2-2 Watford Sauce loving, jive turkey Jack Grealish has been left out this weekend, so even if this prediction…

Can We See The Impact of Jurgen Klopp at Anfield Already?

 “The first 30 or 35 minutes was as good as anything I can remember.” This was Jamie Carragher’s glowing review after Liverpool dismantled Man City 4-1 at the Etihad. Gary Neville was similarly impressed.   “The game plan was executed brilliantly. Klopp will be delighted as he’d have worked on it all week and his…

The Season Ticket’s Super 6 Predictions: Ronan Mullen

This week’s predictions for the Saturday’s Premier League fixtures come courtesy of Ronan Mullen. Every week we will be taking turns to predict upcoming games and use these predictions to play Sky’s Super 6. Chelsea 2-0 Norwich It’s about time the Blues got back to winning ways. Expect Hazard to turn a corner and bag at…

21st Century Greats – Raúl

There are two types of successful marriage. In the first and most ideal case, there is mutual love…mutual admiration…mutual devotion. This is rare. The other type is that which sees one partner so entranced with the other that they are willing to put aside all of the bullshit that they are put through. This is…