The Best So Far

Halfway through an intriguing season, the PMP blog takes a look at the best performers in each department so far this season, namely goalkeepers, defenders, midfielders and attackers. Note: The article is solely… Continue reading

Seeing Red.

There was an enormous debate over the Vincent Kompany red card, which was awarded in the FA Cup tie against Manchester United. There is always a flip-side to every decision awarded by the… Continue reading

Year of the Underdog?

While much of world football is governed by the rich and powerful (primarily the rich), every once in a while, along come a couple of teams that tear up the form books and… Continue reading

The Resurgent Toon Army

Eightweeks into the domestic season and Newcastle United find themselves competingfor a place in the top four. InJanuary the Magpies lost Andy Carroll and the last transfer window saw formerclub captain Kevin Nolan,… Continue reading

Villans to Villains?

Think back to March of 2008. Aston Villa, arguably England’s (and the Premier League’s) biggest Midlands club were on the brink of a spot in the Champions League qualifiers under the guidance of… Continue reading

Business Time Mr.Wenger

Arsene, forget the maths, forget this season and stop feeling sorry for yourself about this one. So our season is over as far as silverware is concerned so now we already need to… Continue reading

A Tribute to Ajax

We, as students of the Beautiful Game know the abundance of talent that hides in this vast world that we live in. Every year we hear of exotic named –inhos from the streets… Continue reading

Sunday Hungover Rant

Something is wrong with this Arsenal team. Only we could have drawn with Wigan, Blackburn, gone 4 – zip up at Newcastle and finished with a draw and conceded a penalty in the… Continue reading

It will happen, sooner rather than later – Part Two

I saw at least one point in SB’s post on which I agree with. However, I cannot keep telling myself that there are very few refereeing errors. The only valid point I saw… Continue reading

Opinion: Man vs. Machine.

Referees are notorious for being afflicted with a sudden bout of blindness or brain-freeze when it comes to making crunch decisions. Games and championships have been won and lost, managers and fans left… Continue reading