TheHardTackle's guest author Ateesh Kropha looks at Sir Alex's attempts at forming a formidable team for next season. And if his side meets Barca again, will it be good enough?
TheHardTackle analyzes Chelsea's transfer activities in the summer and explores what the West London club should do between now and August 31, 2011. This window still has the potential to be remembered as the time Chelsea finally looked beyond the established order at The Bridge.
Sir Alex Ferguson's refusal to spend on a midfielder in a recent interviews has sent panic waves amongst United fans around the globe. THT explores all such combinations that the Scot could look to use in the upcoming season.
TheHardTackle takes a look at how the new FA rules are bound to improve the declining English game on the International level.
Chelsea Football Club is blessed with not one, but two players, each capable of carrying out left-back duties with aplomb once Cole decides to hang up his big boots. Here's the story of Ryan Bertrand and Partick van Aanholt. Who, amongst the two, can replace one of the finest left-backs of the present generation?
The inevitability and yet the unpopularity of a particular transfer has made more headlines than any other in the transfer market for the last two summers. In an event of all getting settled, it will be time for Arsenal to move on, get a new leader and "create" a new Cesc Fagregas. Who will it be, only time will tell. Our Guest Author Amlan Majumdar is convinced with his choice of replacement.
Sooner or later, the Cesc Fabregas saga will come to an end. Should the Arsenal captain return 'home' to Barcelona, or should he choose to honor his pact with his foster family, Arsenal FC?
The English Premier League is entering its 20th season. THT looks back at the the forgotten heroes, memorable goals and astonishing saves from the first decade.
Want to read hitherto-untold stories about Chelsea FC? TheHardTackle reviews Rick Glanvill's "Chelsea FC-The Official Biography".
TheHardTackle's LFC Encore series looks back at a match when Liverpool almost conquered Stamford Bridge in the most stunning of ways.