Zero Striker https://www.zerostriker.com All the latest football news, rumours, player movements, signings and contracts! Wed, 19 Feb 2020 04:53:29 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3.2 Chelsea’s goalkeeping woes under the spotlight https://www.zerostriker.com/chelseas-goalkeeping-woes-under-the-spotlight-8470/ Wed, 19 Feb 2020 04:53:29 +0000 https://www.zerostriker.com/?p=8470 Chelsea’s previous Premier League game saw them draw 2-2 with Leicester at the King Power Stadium, now cementing three games without a victory for the dark blue. However, Frank Lampard’s starting lineup was perhaps one of the main talking points in the last week, having sensationally dropped shot stopper Kepa Arrizabalaga from the starting 11. […]

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Why Carlo Ancelotti is the Last Throw of the Dice for Everton https://www.zerostriker.com/why-carlo-ancelotti-is-the-last-throw-of-the-dice-for-everton-8094/ Tue, 07 Jan 2020 05:53:08 +0000 https://www.zerostriker.com/?p=8094 When EPL club Everton announced the recruitment of Italian boss Carlo Ancelotti, there were a few raised eyebrows. This was a man who had won three Champions League titles and a bunch of other trophies at elite clubs such as AC Milan, Real Madrid, Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich. Now he was heading to […]

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A-League Round 9 Preview https://www.zerostriker.com/a-league-round-9-preview-7885/ Thu, 05 Dec 2019 03:03:14 +0000 https://www.zerostriker.com/?p=7885 The opener this week sees Melbourne City return from their bye refreshed and ready to take on Perth Glory. Bruno Fornaroli comes up against his former club for the first time and anything extra he can bring against his old club will be appreciated. Perth are last on the ladder with one win so far […]

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What Mourinho could mean for the future of Tottenham https://www.zerostriker.com/what-mourinho-could-mean-for-the-future-of-tottenham-7875/ Thu, 28 Nov 2019 23:43:21 +0000 https://www.zerostriker.com/?p=7875 Tottenham have been poor so far this season but many fans wanted to give Mauricio Pochettino the benefit of the doubt after his years of service and as arguably the most successful manager the club has ever had. Instead, on November 19 he was sacked and within 24 hours replaced by José Mourinho. Mourinho has […]

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A-League Round 8 Preview https://www.zerostriker.com/a-league-round-8-preview-7873/ Thu, 28 Nov 2019 03:02:26 +0000 https://www.zerostriker.com/?p=7873 Both teams in this week’s opener suffered 1-3 losses last week and both were in the top three last year. Instead, both Melbourne Victory and Perth Glory are struggling for form this year. Perth was dominant on paper last week but it was Sydney who ran out undoubtedly the winners whereas Victory looked worse off […]

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A-League Round 7 Preview https://www.zerostriker.com/a-league-round-7-preview-7861/ Thu, 21 Nov 2019 03:57:34 +0000 https://www.zerostriker.com/?p=7861 Melbourne City collapsed after leading 3-1 last week and will need to work on their consistency to take on Western Sydney away. Jamie Maclaren showed no signs of missing his time away, scoring a hattrick inside the first hour, and could be lethal again on Friday night. After three wins the Wanderer’s form dipped but […]

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A-League Round 6 Preview https://www.zerostriker.com/a-league-round-6-preview-7851/ Thu, 14 Nov 2019 02:25:34 +0000 https://www.zerostriker.com/?p=7851 This week is the first of two weeks this season with only four matches. The opener on Saturday pits Central Coast against Adelaide. The Mariners barely scored one goal last week but have shown some promise in their four games so far. The Reds have shown more though, picking up their second win last week […]

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Premier League Matchday 11 Wrap-Up https://www.zerostriker.com/premier-league-matchday-11-wrap-up-7843/ Thu, 07 Nov 2019 04:57:37 +0000 https://www.zerostriker.com/?p=7843 The first game of the week put another nail in Solskjaer’s coffin as Man United lost 1-0 to a plucky Bournemouth side, their first win in six games. United failed to put on much of a show and the Cherries looked the better side throughout. Newcastle were up 3-0 after 51 minutes against West Ham […]

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A-League Round 5 Preview https://www.zerostriker.com/a-league-round-5-preview-7837/ Thu, 07 Nov 2019 04:45:41 +0000 https://www.zerostriker.com/?p=7837 The opener this week sees Melbourne City take on Central Coast with both teams securing a win last week. That was City’s third of the campaign and saw several players step up to cover for an injured Maclaren. The Mariners took points last week despite not have the majority of the possession and they could […]

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A-League Round 4 Preview https://www.zerostriker.com/a-league-round-4-preview-7822/ Thu, 31 Oct 2019 00:48:05 +0000 https://www.zerostriker.com/?p=7822 With no game settled by more than one goal yet, this season is looking exciting. The round opener is Sydney against the Jets with both sides moving on from losses. Sydney were disappointed to come off worse in their derby and returning to the top of the table will be their aim this week. Newcastle […]

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