Halftimeng Premier League Team of Week 24 (2018)

Can we confidently say it is arrivederci Conte? Chelsea look like a shadow of themselves; nothing like the team that won the title last season. It is just not working and we can trace the genesis, exodus and probably the revelation of the Chelsea crisis. Burnley on the other hand

Halftimeng Premier League Team of Week 24

Who doesn't like Sergio Aguero? You cannot but just admire the Argentine striker and his prowess on the European stage; with a minimum of fifteen goals in each of the last five seasons; he is heads and shoulders above many of his pairs. Manchester City snapped out of their Anfield

Halftimeng Premier League Team of Week 22

Finally Manchester City's unbeaten streak ends at 30 games; like it or not this is an enviable record and you must admit that Pep's team still look primed for another Premier League triumph come May. Kudos to Jurgen Klopp on how he set up his Liverpool side, energy, pressing  and


It was a Sunday evening in Lagos and I was busy preparing for Monday's work when my phone rang. Alex, my friend since our university days was calling from London. Few hours earlier we both argued on the protracted issue surrounding the rumored transfer request submitted by Fernando Torres to

Halftimeng Premier League Team of the Season So Far

With Manchester City potentially running away with the Premier League title, it puts into sharp contrast the type of season other members of the top six are having. In previous years; Chelsea and Manchester United would have been considered as having made decent starts to the season; starts go enough

Halftimeng Premier League Team of Week 19

Merry Christmas to all our readers and followers all across Social Media. This past weekend tilted the destination of the title even closer to the blue half of Manchester as members of the chasing pack lost further ground on Pep Guardiola's side. What makes this season seem so much like

Halftimeng Premier League Team of Week 18

On the day of my wife's birthday and our 8th Wedding Anniversary; my team of the week selection returns after an overwhelming last few weeks preparing for Copa Lagos 2017. I must apologise to all those who consistently check on this page, giving me feedback as well as their anticipation

Halftimeng Premier League Team of Week 12

Not many teams can have three players returning to a match day squad after a long time out through injury to lift up the mood around a team and the fans, like the way the return of Pogba, Zlatan and Rojo was received at Old Trafford. The Red Devils found

Super Sunday: My Conclusions and Team for Week 12 Selection

The Premier League's fixture computer sure knows how to drive excitement for the League. It is weekend's like this that sets the Premier League apart from the rest of Europe. Interestingly as Manchester took on the best from London; Merseyside was doing its best to overcome London's other Premier League