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Premier League
The Ballad of Paul and Marcus
08:00 Friday 23rd August 2019

If the Beatles were a football club who would take the penalties? Would it be just one band member? Each of the Fab Four wrote hit singles for the group, including Ringo Starr. In my mind’s eye, I see Ringo more as a goalkeeper, backstopping…

Who is Kieran Trippier's ideal Spurs replacement?
12:00 Saturday 20th July 2019

Kieran Trippier said he didn’t think twice about leaving Tottenham Hotspur for Atletico Madrid. Offended Spurs fans should ask whether the club thought twice about letting him go? Probably not. Time to follow Trippier's lead…

Where should Dani Alves conclude his iconic career?
08:01 Saturday 13th July 2019

As Brazil embarked on a brighter future thanks to their Copa America glory, it was the old guard laying the pillars for their future success. No Neymar, so what? Dani Alves' heroics in rolling back the years showed him as the warrior…

Has success without Neymar unveiled another dimension for Tite's Brazil?
12:00 Sunday 7th July 2019

Brazil has experienced a rollercoaster ride in earning back their gigantic reputation. When Neymar was ruled out of the Copa America, the whole nation probably experienced a scary jolt. The treacherous journey ahead without their biggest influence…

Paris Saint-Germain 7-1 Monaco: 5 standout performers as the Parisiens secure title in style
08:15 Monday 16th April 2018

For all its Champions League woes, Paris Saint-Germain maintained ruthless consistency in France. After last season's disappointing campaign, which saw an impressive Monaco side top the pile, PSG reasserted dominance in the best way possible:…

Managerial News
Pep Guardiola's Ultimate XI
13:00 Friday 5th January 2018

Pep Guardiola is one of the greatest managers of all time and has taken charge of some of Europe’s biggest clubs. He is cruising to the Premier League title this season but do any of his Manchester City players make his all-time eleven…

England National Team
Is Conte a slave to the brand?
09:05 Monday 24th July 2017

This summer, Antonio Conte has been linked with a combination of the best performing & most hyped players from 2016-17. Yet, he needn't buy them all. Instead, he could show some faith in his underutilized squad members. The Italian's tendency…

Pep Guardiola needs to make changes at Manchester City or risk being axed
16:00 Friday 7th July 2017

The appointment of Pep Guardiola as the manager at the Etihad Stadium in the summer of 2016 was what everyone thought would be the beginning of good tidings in the club. The Spaniard arrived regarded as one of the most intelligent and creative…

Dani Alves offers perfect Premier League tester
09:00 Thursday 29th June 2017

Dani Alves is considered one of the best full-backs of the past decade. I, however, have always criticised his defensive ability and lack of physical stature. With a move to the Premier League highly probable after announcing his exit from…

The most ridiculous transfer speculations so far
17:00 Wednesday 28th June 2017

Everybody loves a good transfer rumour, what about the dumb ones? Absolutely not. Yes, gossips are inevitable during this time of the year. But when they are about some players whose only chance of joining certain teams are in fantasy football,…

Dani Alves leaves Juventus – Four highlights of his stint in Turin
15:00 Wednesday 28th June 2017

Dani Alves has confirmed rumours that his time at Juventus is over. The former Sevilla defender has left a trail of trophies in his wake and his stint with the Old Lady was no different. Here, we take a look at Dani Alves' time in Turin, the…

Premier League
Manchester City interested in signing Dani Alves from Juventus
17:59 Monday 19th June 2017

It is speculated that Manchester City is interested in Brazilian full-back Dani Alves. The 34-year-old has had quite an illustrious career so far and interest from a Premier League side could open up his options. With Man City sniffing around…

Champions League
Champions League final - Combined XI
10:00 Saturday 3rd June 2017

Real Madrid and Juventus meet in a titanic Champions League final showdown on 3rd June. Both teams boast immense squad depth and an enviable talent circulating their ranks - it is set to be an enthralling final, where, truly, two of the best…

The best and worst performers from the Champions League semi-finals
11:54 Friday 12th May 2017

It is official. Real Madrid and Juventus will battle for European supremacy come June 3rd at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff. Well, it didn't come as a surprise to see these two KO Atletico Madrid and AS Monaco in their respective Champions…

Dani Alves: The epitome of everything that is wrong with modern football
19:00 Wednesday 10th May 2017

Dani Alves was remarkable in Juventus' semi-final win over Monaco and has been heavily praised as a result. Here's why he is the epitome of everything wrong with modern football: he can't defend. Juventus was outstanding in their two-legged…