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Is Ilkay Gundogan worth keeping around despite countless injuries?

Ilkay Gundogan

In the summer of 2016, I think it’s fair to say that Manchester City knew they were taking a gamble when they signed Ilkay Gundogan. The German midfielder had been at the heart of an absolutely stunning Borussia Dortmund side, but he wanted a move away. However, injuries have always haunted him wherever the 26-year-old has been playing. Read More »

Chelsea 0-1 Manchester City: 3 talking points

In a match billed as an early title decider, Manchester City went head-to-head with Antonio Conte’s Blues. In the end, Pep Guardiola’s side laid down a strong marker as they went to Stamford Bridge and defeated the defending Premier League champions, 1-0. Read More »

Was Antonio Conte too conservative?

Antonio Conte

It was not the type of game Chelsea’s fans have been used to seeing at Stamford Bridge in recent months with the reigning champions usually so good in front of their own support. However, they were outplayed and outdone on Saturday as Manchester City continued their outstanding run. Read More »

3 potential destinations for Carlo Ancelotti

After a humiliating 3-0 defeat at the Parc des Princes, one of the world’s most famous managers was given his marching orders on Thursday morning. On first glance, the sacking may seem ridiculous as the Italian won the league last year, but it’s been a notably poor start to the season for the Bundesliga champions. Read More »

Is the Premier League too top-heavy?

We have looked at Europe's early summer business but have saved the best for last. It's time to critique the most significant Premier League transfers.

With a brand new season well underway, the Premier League has already had some massive thrashings. Manchester City have destroyed teams on multiple occasions so far, as have Manchester United. Chelsea and Tottenham have also enjoyed good starts along with Liverpool and Arsenal. Despite this, is the Barclays Premier League being ruined with six teams have huge superiority? Read More »

Are Chelsea already over-relying on Alvaro Morata?

Alvaro Morata

It was not quite the goal-fest that many had hoped for, but it was an exceptionally interesting game nonetheless. The match saw Manchester City run out 1-0 winners over their London hosts as Pep Guardiola’s men extended their lead over the reigning champions to six points.  Read More »

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