Premier League Preview

With 2020, coming to an end, I Ayyaz Malik take a look at this round of fixtures as the Premier League gets towards the half way stage. The match between Manchester United and Aston Villa, promises to be a good game for the neutral. The Red Devil’s, on the whole have struggled at home, comeContinue reading “Premier League Preview”

The retractions

Hello and good afternoon sports fans, my name is Ayyaz Malik aka The Sports Buff. I am very grateful to say that I am a sports journo of six years and now a sports broadcaster of two years. Now, just like with the more experienced journo’s, I made two predictions, which were arguably a bitContinue reading “The retractions”

Midweek football round up

Defending champions Liverpool opened up a three point lead at the top of the table, but were frustrated by a dogged Newcastle side who earned a 0-0 draw. This fixture was a far cry from the legendary matches up between these two sides which always seemed to produce thrilling finales. Visitors Liverpool, were making mostContinue reading “Midweek football round up”

Dear Jurgen, a letter from The Sports Buff

Dear Jurgen, Hi, you don’t know me but we need to talk. My name is Ayyaz Malik, Aka The Sports Buff. I am a sports writer and talk about sport too (for those who are kind enough to listen). As a Man United fan, it’s hard to say this, but congratulations on becoming Premier LeagueContinue reading “Dear Jurgen, a letter from The Sports Buff”

No More years of hurt for Liverpool, praise the Lord!

Being a football fan of England and certain English clubs can be painful. Three Lions on a shirt song, being an Arsenal fan (not talking about myself here) – I think you can see where I am going with this. With England, we the fans and mainly the “experts”, would bring England up and thenContinue reading “No More years of hurt for Liverpool, praise the Lord!”

Timo Werner; an Asian Love Story

Chelsea have signed Germany forward Timo Werner from RB Leipzig in a deal that could total £102.5 million over five years. The Blues, managed to beat Premier League leaders Liverpool to the former Stuttgart strikers signature. The whole process of the German players signing has an element of an Asian wedding to it, I willContinue reading “Timo Werner; an Asian Love Story”

The Juan And Only

Juan Mata scored twice as Manchester United ruined Steven Gerrard’s final Merseyside derby with a just about deserved 2-1 win in the big Sunday lunchtime game. The hosts who’s last defeat came against the Red Devils in December, were unchanged – which meant club captain Gerrard would have to come off the bench to appearContinue reading “The Juan And Only”

Determined Blackburn Earn FA Cup Replay Against Liverpool

Championship side Blackburn produced a dogged display to hold Premiership side Liverpool to a goalless draw in the quarter finals of the FA Cup. Blackburn came into this one in confident mood after dumping out Premier League side Stoke 4-1 in the last round. The visitors Blackburn who are 11th in the Championship again hadContinue reading “Determined Blackburn Earn FA Cup Replay Against Liverpool”

Liverpool Captain Steven Gerrard To Leave At The End Of The Season To Move To LA Galaxy

For many football fans, the words Liverpool and Steven Gerrard would tend to go hand and hand – but not not for much longer. The 34 year old Liverpool captain announced this week that he is to end his 25 year association with the Reds and move to American club LA Galaxy. Steven George GerrardContinue reading “Liverpool Captain Steven Gerrard To Leave At The End Of The Season To Move To LA Galaxy”

What Did We Learn From Liverpool’s Performance Tonight?

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers made a real ‘statement’ in tonights match against Real Madrid. The Liverpool manager made several high profile changes, as Raheem Sterling, Steven Gerrrard were all left on the bench. It might make one ask the question why did these players travel to the Spanish capital if they weren’t going to start.Continue reading “What Did We Learn From Liverpool’s Performance Tonight?”