Jordan Henderson, Courtois, Silva… Names of the Premier League, week 28

After an eventful round of midweek fixtures, Names of the Premier League picks out the star performers in the Premier League. Gabriel Agbonlahor (Aston Villa) After seven consecutive Premier League losses, and a run of 12 winless games, Aston Villa finally managed to grab three points by beating West Brom 2-1, making them the last […]

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Preston, Spurs, Hungary, Hearts: 10 goal wins in football history

As you might expect, 10 goal wins are, and always have been, somewhat of a rarity, especially in the modern game, where the art of defending is as revered as the art of scoring goals. When Hearts humiliated hapless Cowdenbeath 10-0 at the weekend in the Scottish Championship, it was the first time that such […]

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Are Borussia Dortmund finally back? Assessing five positives and negatives from BVB’s recent revival

After a dismal first half of the season that saw Borussia Dortmund go into the winter break bottom of the league for the first time in their Bundesliga history, members of the Yellow Wall can be forgiven for getting carried away with five wins on the bounce. A 3-0 win against fierce local rivals Schalke […]


Roma vs Juventus: Giallorossi must awaken faltering attack to keep Scudetto dream alive

Roma vs Juventus preview Serie A Kick-off time: 19.45 (UK time) By Matthew Gault Rudi Garcia can always be proud of his achievements with Roma. Since taking over in 2013, the Frenchman has established the club as a force once again in Italian football. However, the Giallorossi will step out onto the Stadio Olimpico pitch […]


Philippe Coutinho, Henderson, Gabriel… Names of the Premier League, week 27

With the Premier League season entering the home stretch, Names of the Premier League returns to offer you the most noteworthy performances across the weekend’s action. Philippe Coutinho, Liverpool Want to explain the swift, agonising fall from grace for Inter Milan? You needn’t look much further than the sale of Brazilian playmaker Philippe Coutinho for […]


Chelsea 2-0 Tottenham – League Cup final: Review & Game in 10 Tweets

Nearly seven years ago to the day, it was Tottenham who were celebrating their League Cup final victory over cross-town rivals, Chelsea. But this time around, there would be no heroics from Dimitar Berbatov or Jonathan Woodgate. With the help of goals from John Terry and a particularly ornery Diego Costa, Jose Mourinho’s side eased […]

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“Playing Spurs at Wembley is as big a game as any” – Chelsea vs Spurs – League Cup final preview: Just Football meets @ChelseaYouth

The first showpiece final of the season is here – Chelsea vs Spurs for the League Cup. Ahead of the 55th League Cup final, we at Just Football speak to @chelseayouth – one of the most knowledgeable Chelsea fans around – to get the fans’ perspective, on Chelsea, the final itself and the season in […]

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“Pochettino has over-achieved, a trophy would be a dream” – Chelsea vs Spurs – League Cup final preview: Just Football meets @WindyCOYS

The first showpiece final of the 2014/15 season – Chelsea vs Spurs – is nearly here. Ahead of the League Cup final, Just Football asked Chris Miller of for his thoughts on Tottenham Hotspur‘s season so far, and their chances against Chelsea… Just Football: What mark would you give Spurs so far this season out of 10? And […]


3 to see: The Capital One Cup final, Liverpool v Manchester City and the Ruhr derby

There’s a smorgasbord of incredible football on the menu this weekend, meaning picking out a mere three matches for Just Football’s weekly Three to See column was a somewhat thankless task. However, we’ve bravely carried on and selected the Capital One Cup final, a massive Premier League clash and a bitter German derby for your […]