Tom McNeil

Writer for Caughtoffside.com. St Johnstone fan and scout for an English League two side. I try to focus on the weird and bizarre happenings in football. Also trying to start some sort of crusade against VAR.

Positive news for Arsenal as contract talks with star expected to take place soon
For years Arsenal have had problems where their best players have contracts that are due to run out too quickly, while they’ve...
Liverpool star misses UCL clash with Porto – Also ruled as a doubt for Man City game
A huge part of Liverpool’s success under Jurgen Klopp has to be attributed to the play of the wing-backs who can look...
Pochettino offers positive Lionel Messi update ahead of Man City clash
Lionel Messi has had a fairly underwhelming start at PSG after his shock summer move from Barcelona, but he did arrive fairly...
“Enough is enough” – These Barcelona fans have a clear message for Ronald Koeman after 0-0 draw with Cadiz
The departure of Lionel Messi always meant this was going to be a new era for Barcelona, while the lack of financial...
Video: Memphis Depay produces a shocking miss as Barca struggle vs Cadiz
Ronald Koeman is in a desperate place just now, so it would’ve been an excellent narrative if his bigger summer signing Memphis...
Video: Ronald Koeman’s Barcelona nightmare continues as De Jong sent off vs Cadiz
Very rarely do you see a manager in Ronald Koeman’s situation actually turn things around, so he’s reached a point where any...
Report claims Barcelona have recently scouted loanee who’s excelling with Walsall
You occasionally hear stories of standout players from a lower level who have been attracting attention from one of the elite clubs...
“It will happen” Mikel Arteta offers exciting update on potential debut for Arsenal wonderkid
It’s always risky to put too much hope and expectation on a kid when they’re impressing with the youth team, but sometimes...
Report indicates Chelsea star will receive more than £140k per week opening-offer as contract talks rumble on
Contract talks are all about leverage, and all the power lies with players just now if they find themselves in the final...
Man United ace may play his first game since January 2020 tomorrow night vs West Ham
It’s easy for a fringe player to become forgotten about at a huge club, especially if they struggle for fitness and better...
Video: Potential reprieve for Koeman as Araujo thunders home a late equaliser for Barcelona vs Granada
There are a lot of excuses that you can make for Ronald Koeman’s struggles at Barcelona as he hasn’t exactly been set...
Liverpool team news vs Norwich City: Four stars ruled out for Jurgen Klopp’s men
The Carabao Cup won’t really be a priority for Liverpool this season as they look to regain their Premier League crown, so...