Football

25th Apr 2017 by TSZ

Southampton’s Youth Academy Success In Numbers

​Southampton do not boast an impressive trophy cabinet filled with an array of silverware, or posses the financial muscle required to attract the world’s best players, yet they have always prided themselves on their impressive youth academy. We take a closer look.

23rd Apr 2017 by TSZ

Cristiano Ronaldo – 100 UEFA Champions League Goals

Cristiano Ronaldo is used to breaking records, but the milestone he reached following his hat-trick against Bayern Munich was particularly special, as he became the first player in history to score 100 Champions League goals.

30th Mar 2017 by TSZ

FPL Monthly – April Fixture Analysis

​​As we enter the penultimate month of the 2016/17 Premier League season, the fixture computer has thrown up plenty of matches to get our teeth stuck into, with the vast majority of teams having six games during April. With DGW's also looming, we provide the fantasy football perspective on the upcoming month's fixtures.

23rd Mar 2017 by TSZ

Judging The Success Of Manchester United’s Academy Since 2000

Manchester United's 'class of '92' is often heralded as the benchmark for converting academy players into professional footballers, but are the club still as successful at producing their own talent? We reveal all as we continue our study into Premier League academy success.

22nd Mar 2017 by TSZ

Sergio Aguero – The Greatest Striker In Premier League History?

The ever-prolific Sergio Aguero's future at Man City has come into question this season, but he is undoubtedly one of the greatest strikers in Premier League history. TSZ looks at the numbers to see how the Argentine stacks up against greats of the past and present.

7th Mar 2017 by TSZ

Should Extra Time Be Abolished?

With Champions League second-leg ties to be played this week, we take a look at a topic which has received a good deal of discussion at UEFA - is extra time serving its purpose and would the knockout rounds of major tournaments be better off without it? The statistics certainly give some insight into why this possibility is on the table.

2nd Mar 2017 by TSZ

FPL Monthly – March Fixture Analysis

We look ahead to the month's Premier League fixtures to identify which teams have favourable and unfavourable runs. With a double gameweek coming up followed by a reduced schedule in gameweek 28, there's plenty to consider when selecting players for your FPL team.

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