Category Archives: English Premier League

Putting the ‘Man’ in Manager

It’s been a while since my last post as I’ve been away preparing to take the logical next step for every engineer. Get an MBA. Because if you don’t have one, are you even an engineer? But let’s not go … Continue reading

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2012-13 Season Review – In case you were in the Stone Age last year.

If you want to know what bitter-sweet feels like, ask Jupp Heynckes. Every time the poor fellow wins the Champions League, it turns out he’s out of a job for next season. It happened with Real Madrid in ’98, when … Continue reading

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How to Sound like a Football Nerd.

First of all, congratulations to everyone on getting to 2013. The Mayans look pretty stupid from this side of the calendar. But getting back to football, there is so much information these days that everyone (including yours truly) has an … Continue reading

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Roman Abramovich : Too much Vodka or Calculated Madness?

Before you read this let me just make it clear. I’m not trying to justify the decision here. I’m merely trying to fathom the reasons Abramovich might have for sacking baldie. Much as the blues would like to ignore or … Continue reading

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Why can’t Arsenal win the League?

Because of Gervinho obviously. But no, seriously, its a question that has been bothering me for a while now. Since the 2005-6 season, Arsenal’s highest league finish has been 3rd. Their lowest has been 4th. Over the same period, Manchester … Continue reading

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Preview – Tottenham v Chelsea : Revenge, Vindication and an Orange Beard…

Its a plot that would make a wonderful story-line for the quintessential Bollywood flick. There’s bound to be truck loads of drama wherever Chelsea go, not least because John Terry’s on the prowl. But when he’s not busy (not) racially … Continue reading

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The Dark Knight Rises.. Hopefully.

The Premier League is almost upon us, and as usual money has been splashed around like it spouts from bottomless wells and managers have been given their targets for the season. One of the surprise top shoppers of the off-season … Continue reading

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