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Spurs 2-0 Manchester City

Spurs 2-0 Manchester City: Game in 13 Tweets as Pochettino’s brilliant Spurs down Pep

If any lingering doubts existed about Mauricio Pochettino’s status as an elite manager they were answered emphatically today, as Spurs beat Manchester City 2-0 to hand Pep Guardiola his first defeat in English football. Goals from Aleksandar Kolarov (into his own net) and Dele Alli helped Spurs pick up all three points at White Hart […]

England fans Euro 2016

England DNA: How muddled thinking and lack of a plan led to England Euro 2016 embarrassment

by Dave Fox After last Thursday night’s Brexit vote plunged the United Kingdom into mass confusion and soul-searching, England’s footballers joined in on Monday evening with a muddled, disjointed performance in an abject defeat against a willing but very limited Iceland. It’s not hyperbole to say that it was England’s worst tournament defeat since the […]

Tottenham Hotspur

Spurs 3-0 Manchester United: Game in 11 Tweets as rampant Spurs flush desperate Darmian and Co. down toilet

This was a clash that encapsulated the entire Premier League season, the tectonic plates of the division as a whole in delicate flux. Spurs vs Manchester United: title challengers vs former greats, new vs old, the unlikely young upstarts vs the established order. A running theme all season. The game ebbed and flowed. Tottenham needed […]

Five reasons for England fans to be optimistic after Germany 2-3 England

by Barnaby Lane It’s been an impressive EURO 2016 qualifying campaign for England, with 10 wins from 10 and only three goals conceded. But nothing in qualifying compared to England’s shock turnaround against Germany on Saturday, coming from 2-0 down in Berlin to win 3-2 with goals from Harry Kane, Jamie Vardy and a stoppage time […]

Bundesliga best young talents

Filip Kostic shines, Dele Alli climbs… #JF60 Top Young European Talents of the Week – week 19

The #JF60 is our annual Just Football pick of the top 60 emerging young talents in Europe you need to know about. We scout them, profile them, monitor them throughout the whole season and rank them in order, tracking performances both good and bad. We’re into week 19 of the #JF60 Class of 2015/16 now. […]

Top 10 Premier League young talents in 2015/16

Dele Alli – Premier League Young Player of the Year? #JF60 Best Youngsters in Europe Review, week 13

There’s only one place to start with our #JF60 60 Best Young Footballers to Watch in 2015/16 Series review this week and that’s with the cheeky chappy in incredible form for Spurs right now. After a goal of the season contender at Crystal Palace he’s our main man of week 13, but who else from […]


Cesc Fabregas, Roberto Firmino, Aguero… Names of the Premier League, week 23

Names of the Premier League is back for another week as we review the star names you need to know about from Premier League week 23. It was a vintage week for outrageous goals and skills, and the following players all stood out as the league careers towards the business end of the season… Cesc Fabregas […]

Top Serie A young talents to watch in 2015/16

Wallace Chelsea woes continue, Inaki Williams rises… #JF60 Best Youngsters in Europe Review, week 11

After Icardi, Quintero, Tannane and Co in week 10 we’re back to check in on our chosen 60 best young players in Europe for 2015/16. If you’re unaware, the #JF60 is our annual feature in which we choose the top young talents in six major leagues (England, Spain, France, Germany, the Netherlands and Italy) and […]

Just Football End of Year Review 2015

Lionel Messi, Chile, Dele Alli, Leicester City – Just Football’s End of Year Review 2015

The end of the year is always a good time for reflection, and though there was no (Men’s) World Cup or European Championships to speak of 2015 has still been action-packed. Here’s our Just Football end of year review 2015 as Jonathan Fadugba, Jake Meador, Mathew Burt and Tom Lainchbury pick the outstanding players, teams and […]