Opinion

Opinion04.09.14

Why Tottenham’s transfer window was far from underwhelming

How was Tottenham's transfer window for you? David Talisman thought it was pretty tidy, and explains why.

Opinion19.02.14

Webb of deceit: is England’s top ref good enough?

Umarah Naz was feeling a trifle put out by Howard Webb's decision not to give Luis Suárez a penalty for an apparent foul by Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain on Sunday.

Opinion12.02.14

Why Barcelona consider themselves “més que un club”

Why do Barcelona consider themselves "more than a club")? Take a history lesson, bub.

Opinion31.01.14

Merseyside derby fears unfounded for Burp’s resident Red

I was a nervous wreck, and seeing Ross Barkley's name in Everton's starting line-up only increased that.

Opinion20.01.14

Wilshere, Walcott and the relationship between fans and players

Online interaction can help humanise players, but it can also further the sense of alienation.

Opinion15.01.14

Jelavić’s loss of form at Everton was down to Hibbert injury

Jelavić: "boss slotter". At least he was when Tony Hibbert was about.

Opinion02.01.14

From 1st to 5th within days: a Liverpool fan’s account

Burp's Liverpool correspondent Umarah Naz was left reeling by the Reds' seasonal slump from top spot.

Opinion19.12.13

AVB sacking: are chairmen too impatient?

Time and time again, it's the same old story: impatient chairmen and their new managers.

Opinion12.12.13

Steven Gerrard injury poses new questions of Liverpool credentials

It's the Steven Gerrard injury that's threatening to derail Liverpool's top 4 challenge, and Burp scribe Umarah Naz is a trifle concerned.

Opinion09.12.13

Can England qualify from their World Cup group?

Umarah Naz assesses England's chances of qualifying from their World Cup group.