Fabian and Fridah’s Picks – MW11

Chelsea v Liverpool Last Five Meetings: W3 D2 L0 Fabian Says: Can’t Liverpool just turn up like one of Jurgen Klopp’s BVB teams of old and run riot over Chelsea just so we can see how much patience Roman Abramovich still has left in him? Then again, you can never rely...

Football Baby Names

Around 70% of the time whenever I’ve been asked to say my name, it has always elicited a certain degree of curiosity. I am Fabian. To the very young ones, this is a pronunciation nightmare, so bad that I’ve gotten used to just introducing myself as Fab to anybody my...

Fabian and Fridah’s Picks – MW10

Aston Villa v Swansea Last Five Meetings: W0 D2 L3 Fabian Says: The hosts did put up a spirited showing at Chelsea last weekend but still fell short. To say they urgently need picking up is an understatement. The Swans too had nothing to smile about, losing at home to...

Slaying the Giant – Arsenal v Bayern Munich

So, as we count down hours to the big Champions League tie between Arsenal and Bayern Munich tonight at the Emirates, our correspondent Fridah with a template bearing ten pointers that Arsene Wenger and his boys have to implement if they are to beat the Pep...

Fabian and Fridah’s Picks – MW9

Tottenham Hotspur v Liverpool Last Five Meetings: W0 D0 L5 Fabian Says: There’s a new Sheriff in town indeed, and we all can’t wait to see Juergen Klopp laying out his law. Only that White Hart Lane currently isn’t the place for that at the moment. Expect Spurs to...

Fabian and Fridah’s Picks – MW8

Crystal Palace v West Bromwich Albion Last five meetings: W2 D1 L2 Fabian: Tony Pulis, on his return to Selhurst Park last season masterminded a win against his former charges, but this time round it might not be as straight forward. Palace finally got back to winning...