Neymar says his reputation for “model trysts” is unfair –...– Said & Done: The big society, Gigi Becali and Neymar’s legs | Football | guardian.co.uk
Theirs is the sock-destroying football of the credit crunch– Hungry wolves of Dortmund win title and give Bayern a lesson in desire | Raphael Honigstein #kloppmania
On Ramires, Jordan Henderson and "Running About a...
Michael Cox for The Guardian: Ramires is Chelsea’s most frequent tackler and also their most frequent dribbler – a unique role for a Premier League player. He helps defensively and offensively, and frequently covers more distance than any of his team-mates. In the home win over his former club Benfica, which set up the Champions League semi-final meeting with Barcelona this week, he ran...
Joey Barton, as Karl Pilkington clearly, talking Lucien Freud with The Guardian.
Cross completion drops from 21.21% to 15.19% when Gerrard comes into the side,...– The Question: is Steven Gerrard good for Liverpool? | Jonathan Wilson | Football | guardian.co.uk Can I just call attention to that “most tackles”/Lucas Leiva stat? That is astonishing. What are you doing out there, Jay Spearing? [Insert “trolling” joke.]
What you want is to be involved in the title race and we are not involved in it....– Regenerated Arsenal feel new hope as they prepare for Manchester City Top, top Wengerism.