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Tom Gatehouse

Based in London, I am a freelance journalist and a real football fanatic. Predominantly a feature writer, I currently contribute to Football-talk.co.uk, Soccerlens.com and Epltalk.com, as well as maintaining my blog: goodbadribery.blogspot.co.uk. I dream of reporting on football in the far flung reaches of the globe. A graduate from the London School of Journalism, I am passionate and determined to bring an impartial view on the game we all love and crave.

Southampton sack manager Claude Puel, who’s next?

Southampton have announced that manager Claude Puel, who led the club to an eighth place finish in last season's Premier League, has been sacked. A statement...

INFOGRAPHIC: Manchester United v Liverpool Stats, Quotes, Key Players

Manchester United v Liverpool is not only one of the biggest games of the Premier League season, it is also seen as one of...

2016: The Year In Sport

It's been a busy year in the world of sport. From underdog success stories to triumphant superstars, 2016 has thrown out a vast array...

El Clasico Infographic: Barcelona vs Real Madrid Stats, Possible Lineups, Records

Barcelona v Real Madrid, often known as El Clasico, is not only one of the biggest footballing events, but one of the biggest sporting...

Safe Standing: It’s Time The Premier League Said Yes

In the aftermath of the 1989 Hillsborough disaster, it was made law that stadiums in the top two divisions of English football must be...

VIDEO: Dimitri Payet 2016 Freekicks

West Ham midfielder Dimitri Payet is regarded as one of the best free-kick takers in world football, something League Two Accrington Stanley can attest to...

Five-a-Side Football: Rules, Tactics and Where To Play

Arguably the most popular of the many variations of football, five-a-side is played with two teams of five players (four outfield players and a goalkeeper) on a smaller...

Chelsea: Is N’Golo Kante really better than Claude Makelele?

This summer, after France's opening day win over Romania at Euro 2016, midfield legend Claude Makelele announced that N'Golo Kante was good enough to play...

Manchester Derby: Zlatan Ibrahimovic v Sergio Aguero – Who Would You Have?

The Premier League is back with a bang on Saturday with Manchester United vs Manchester City kicking things off at 12:30 at Old Trafford....

Arsenal: Could Eddie Howe win over contract rebels Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil?

The papers yesterday were awash with the rumour that Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe is being 'seriously considered' by the Arsenal hierarchy to replace long-serving...

Play 5-a-side with Goals Football and win a Xbox One + FIFA 17

Manchester City top the Barclays Premier League on goal difference after an exhilarating first three rounds of matches in the English top flight. But, thanks to...

David Luiz: Why the new Michael Essien needs to be let off the leash

David Luiz' return to Stamford Bridge for £34m this summer has been met with an equal amount of delight and disdain, both from neutrals...