Author Archives: Daniel Taylor at Wembley


Gabriel Jesus fires Manchester City past Brighton and into FA Cup final

By | 6th April 2019

By the standards they set themselves these days, this was a slightly strange way for Manchester City to tick off the latest assignment in a season that has all sorts of possibilities open for Pep Guardiola’s team.The quadruple? Guardiola will always pl…


Jan Vertonghen inspires Spurs to take Borussia Dortmund to the cleaners

By | 13th February 2019

These are the moments when it can feel difficult to remember how Tottenham did not sign anyone in the last transfer window, or the one before that, have Harry Kane and Dele Alli among their absentees and are not even playing in what they can genuinely …


Lionel Messi’s masterclass gives Barcelona win over Tottenham

By | 3rd October 2018

For Tottenham, it was a harsh lesson in the realities of the Champions League at the highest level. Incredibly, they might actually have saved themselves before Barcelona scored their fourth goal in the final exchanges. The idea, however, that Spurs co…

Firmino and Wijnaldum seal Liverpool win as Spurs pay price for Vorm errors

By | 15th September 2018

These might still be the embryonic stages of the new Premier League season but Liverpool firmly leave the impression they are cherishing the view from the top of the table. They might take some shifting, too, judging by their superiority here against a…