Author Profile: Tom Scholes

Arsene Wenger: The Time could be nigh.

Arsene Wenger: The Time could be nigh.

Boring journalists and depressing pundits. That is what you get called nowadays when you focus on individual errors, at least according to Arsene Wenger. After journalists asked questions today about why Wenger dropped Petr Cech for David Ospina in midweek...read more »

The state of the Premier League. Where has it gone wrong?

The state of the Premier League. Where has it gone wrong?

At the start of this season, I was so excited for the start of the Premier League season, because that is where I felt football was home. That, for me, was the best league to watch because every game is...read more »

Why I believe France will be front runners for next years European Championships!

Why I believe France will be front runners for next years European Championships!

I was meant to write this last Saturday, but I decided to delay it for a week, due to a holiday to Paris & the international break potentially changing how this piece could look. But now I’m back and ready...read more »

Cruyff: Is his legacy in danger of fading away?

Cruyff: Is his legacy in danger of fading away?

He is the answer to one of the most impossible questions in football. Who is the greatest football player of all time? There is no definitive answer, as it all comes down to opinion. Some say Pele, others say Messi,...read more »

What makes the Premier League beautiful? 10 iconic moments in Premier League history.

What makes the Premier League beautiful? 10 iconic moments in Premier League history.

23 years ago, The Premier League was formed, and English football changed forever. A select group of clubs voted to form this new “super league” to move with modern football, and move away from the old Division 1. Ever since...read more »

Are the Milton Keynes Dons still a controversial club?

Are the Milton Keynes Dons still a controversial club?

The MK Dons, also known as “The Franchise” by some fans across the country, but are the club still a controversial issue in football, 11 years after they were formed? Being from Milton Keynes myself, I know what it’s like...read more »

Money talks, but have Delph and Sterling taken it too far?

Money talks, but have Delph and Sterling taken it too far?

If you’re an Aston Villa fan, I can’t imagine that July 17th was a great day for you. Christian Benteke seemingly agreed a move to Liverpool for £32.5 Million, you were linked with Emmanuel Adebayor, and Fabian Delph completed his...read more »

Here comes the money! Why FFP protects the giants of Football.

Here comes the money! Why FFP protects the giants of Football.

It’s something we all know ruins football to an extent, but it’s also something we know keeps football growing worldwide. I’m talking, of course, about money. The game needs money to keep clubs going, to keep sponsors and quite frankly...read more »

Why the MLS is the fast rising league in the world.

Why the MLS is the fast rising league in the world.

The year is 1993 and the Premier League is just starting to lay the foundations to soon be the most dominate league in the world, the Serie A is losing some top stars and isn’t as powerful as once was,...read more »

Dennis Bergkamp: The greatest foreign import in Premier League history!

Dennis Bergkamp: The greatest foreign import in Premier League history!

20 years ago today, Dennis Bergkamp was unveiled as the latest signing for Arsenal. Bruce Rioch had brought in the Dutchman from Inter Milan, where Bergkamp didn’t exactly flourish, after being essentially out casted by his teammates, and not given...read more »