Football

Look around a typical Premier League pre-season training camp and you’ll see ever familiar sights. Plastic cones, bleep tests, freshly tanned players re-bonding like a year ten school trip. But this particular pre-amble to the big show raised the question, is there too much football? Can one ever have too much? And we’re not just […]

It’s the injury on everyone’s lips, it’s caused petitions, outrage, calls for a rematch and a brand-new enemy for Liverpool fans to love to hate in the shape of Sergio Ramos. Yep, it’s a dislocated shoulder. When the Spaniard dragged Mohamed Salah to the ground with half an hour gone, or vice versa depending on […]

Last Thursday Laurent Koscielny faced what must have seemed like an inevitable blow given his last few years of injury woes, a ruptured achilles tendon. Though still, when playing in the Europa League semi-final against Atletico Madrid, the Frenchman looked behind him to see who had kicked out at the back of his heel and […]

Ah, so here we are again. It’s a World Cup year and England fans find themselves on the precipice of disaster. That’s right, England’s best player is injured heading towards a major tournament, and this 2018 edition features Harry Kane and some troublesome ankle ligaments. England are no strangers to a tournament-threatening injury in the […]

Today’s PhysioRoom blog is going to look at some of the most injury prone players since our records began. These unlucky souls are regular fixtures on our Injury Table, be it dipping in and out with multiple niggles and knocks, or long term stays due to serious injuries. Let’s take a look… Vincent Kompany Fresh […]

With the first legs of every Champions League last 16 tie now scrawled in to the record books, this 2017/18 campaign is starting to feel progressively more serious with each passing game. Ok, so, Manchester City are going to win the Premier League, we know that. But there’s still the League Cup final this weekend […]

There’s been much discussion as to the merits, or lack thereof, of a potential winter break in the Premier League in recent years. And with the news that Richard Scudamore and co. are seriously considering introducing such a break once the i’s have been dotted and t’s crossed on the new broadcasting rights deals, debate […]

With recent concerns over the evermore congested Premier League fixture list, PhysioRoom spoke to former top-flight physio and physiotherapist to Arsenal’s ‘Invincibles’, David Wales. “We are going to kill them.” Those are the words of Manchester City’s Pep Guardiola, speaking after his side’s 3-1 victory over Watford on the second of January. But he wasn’t […]

Thank football it’s Friday. And you know what that means, yep, it’s time for our weekly injury round-up! We have quite a nice set of fixtures this week with generous dollops of intrigue spread throughout this ever-so-great league of ours. But there’s no doubt where the headline act is this weekend as Mauricio Pochettino’s Spurs […]

The big 1-0, that’s right we’re 10 games in to the season, where oh where does all the time go? This week presents an interesting challenge to those heavy with Manchester United and Tottenham players as the two sides clash in earnest at Old Trafford in this Saturday’s lunch time kick-off. Transfer out? Could you […]