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Alex Keble

Alex is a freelance sports journalist based in London who writes for the likes of FourFourTwo, The Independent, The Blizzard, and BT Sport. He specialises in tactical analysis and all things Premier League.

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Golf  / WATCH: Golfer Scores Crazy Hole-in-One
 English Golfer Eddie Pepperell Pings In Stunning Hole-in-One
English golfer Eddie Pepperell has just scored a corking hole-in-one at the ninth at the Walton Heath course during the British masters today.The popular player…
5 Things Dean Smith Needs To Do To Turn Aston Villa Into A Premier League Side
Aston Villa have announced the appointment of 47-year-old former Brentford manager Dean Smith as the club’s new head coach, with John Terry joining in an…
Football  / United's Next Boss Must Have New Ideas
Why Manchester United Must Appoint A Young Successor To Jose Mourinho
Manchester United feel like an old team. The stilted rhythm of their attacks, the exhaustingly predictable build-up play, the jerking movements on the ball as…
The 5 Best Teams To Start With In Football Manager 2019
If there is one thing more satisfying in Football Manager than building an empire it’s taking a sleeping giant back to the top. But such…
Paul Pogba Row Proves Jose Mourinho Won't Stay At Manchester United Beyond This Season
Put two egotists in an unstable dressing room and eventually, the tension will reach breaking point. Ever since Paul Pogba rejoined Manchester United two summers…
Football  / Star Names Can Save Mourinho's United
Alexis Sanchez, Paul Pogba, And Romelu Lukaku Have Shown That Jose Mourinho Can Still Be Successful At Manchester United
Jose Mourinho teams rarely play ‘well’ by the metrics most people use to judge the quality and dynamism of a football club’s performance. In their…
Football  / 4 Reasons To Get Excited About The Nations League
All You Need To Know About How The Nations League Works
The inaugural Nations League gets underway on Thursday and although UEFA’s new tournament, designed to eliminate “meaningless” friendlies, has largely been met with groans and…
The 5 Watford Players That Explain Javi Gracia's Tactical Success
Watford’s run of three consecutive league wins at the start of the new Premier League season produced a collective shrug from most football fans, their…
Football  / Son's Absence Gives Moura Time To Shine
Lucas Moura Is The Maverick Attacker Spurs Have Spent Years Looking For
For all the tactical intelligence, composure, and consistency that Mauricio Pochettino has brought to Tottenham Hotspur over the last four years, there is a sense…
Football  / 5 Reasons To Worry For United Fans
Why Jose Mourinho's Manchester United Could Collapse This Season
The closer we get to the start of the 2018/19 season the more likely it becomes that Jose Mourinho won’t survive the year as manager…
Football  / Will Chelsea Struggle This Season?
Community Shield Defeat Suggests Chelsea May Struggle To Adapt To Maurizio Sarri's Tactics
In isolation, defeat in a glorified friendly against arguably the best team in English football history is hardly a cause for alarm. Even the most…
Football  / Scramble For Ronaldo Replacement At The Bernabeu
Cavani Or Hazard? Perez€™s Strange Approach Hints At Confusion Over What Ronaldo Brought To Real Madrid
If Tottenham Hotspur unexpectedly sold Harry Kane to a European rival for £90 million, would Daniel Levy scour the globe for a new attacking midfielder?…
Football  / Can Chelsea Hold Onto Their Stars?
Chelsea May Have Beaten Perth But Sarri Could Be In For A Tough Start In England
Since Roman Abramovich bought Chelsea in 2003 no elite club has veered so wildly between chaos and success; like Jose Mourinho, the man in whose…
Football  / Who Are The Unexpected Stars Of The World Cup?
Ranked: 10 Unexpected Stars Of The World Cup €“ And What It Means For Their Futures
10) Andreas Granqvist Sweden defended superbly throughout the 2018 World Cup – up until they faced England’s set-pieces, that is – and for that they…
Football  / England's New Attitude Stands Them In Good Stead
England's Win Over Colombia Offers Huge Psychological Boost For World Cup Challenges To Come
In the first period of extra time the England players, still processing the cruelty of Yerry Mina’s headed goal, looked broken; bereft; finished. The England…
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