Month: January 2016

Fabian and Fridah’s Picks – MW23

January 23, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

Norwich City v Liverpool Last Five Meetings: W4 D1 L0 Fabian Says: The Canaries are unbeaten at home in their last five and have been defensively resolute in the regard. Liverpool come off a demoralizing loss to mortal enemy Man United in game where they did all the playing as United did the smash and

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Fabian and Fridah’s Picks – MW22

January 16, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

Tottenham Hotspur v Sunderland Last Five Meetings: W4 D1 L0 Fabian Says: Midweek’s home loss to Leicester several dented Spurs’ title aspirations, a contrast to Sunderland’s amazing 4-2 win at Swansea that further boosted their survival hopes. `Jermain Defoe returns to his former stomping ground and you don’t want to bet against him finding the

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Fabian and Fridah’s Picks – MW21

January 12, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

Aston Villa v Crystal Palace Last Five Meetings: W1 D1 L3 Fabian Says: Aston Villa still can’t win a match. They couldn’t, against Wycombe in the FA Cup 3rd Round over the weekend and this points to just how dire things are at Villa Park. Crystal Palace come into this after a chastening defeat at

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The Ramsey Positional Situation

January 10, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

This time round, we welcome a guest, Vincent Agan, an avid Gooner as he tackles one of the biggest talking points of the current season – the small matter of Aaron Ramsey’s best position. I won’t say more, he will. The major difference between post-Invincibles Arsenal squads to the Invincibles has always been a sense

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My African Pain

January 10, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

So, during the weak we all witnessed the toast of African football being crowned at the CAF gala in Abuja. What may have escaped most of us was the various reactons the event elicited, most significantly, from the runner up for the top award, Yaya Toure. Kevin Gor dives in and shares his thoughts on

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The Step Up

January 5, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

This morning I called an uncle of mine who is probably the biggest influence behind my supporting Real Madrid. I wanted to hear his thoughts on the club’s appointment of Zinedine Zidane as head coach in place of Rafael Benitez who was finally let go of last night. Somehow he hadn’t got wind of that

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2016 Hopes and Dreams

January 4, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

Happy New Year, TDO faithful. Here’s hoping your 2016 is off to a flyer for you kinda like it is for Chelsea (sic). Mine has started off fine, not fine enough to raise the roof, just fine. So anyway it promises to be one hell of a year, competition-wise and obviously I have some wishes

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Fabian and Fridah’s Picks – MW20

January 2, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

West Ham United v Liverpool Last Five Meetings: W2 D0 L3 Fabian Says: West Ham are seeking to do the double over Liverpool. Can they? The Reds on their part are mastering the art of grinding out narrow wins but probably this one will be a bit beyond them. Predicts: 1-1 Fridah Says: The Hammers

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