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Salah, Mane, Aubameyang making Africa proud
09:00 Thursday 16th May 2019

Didier Drogba reached cult status at Stamford Bridge scoring loads of goals. Thanks to the Ivorian, Chelsea lifted several trophies including the much sought-after Champions League. Drogba's exploits placed him in the hearts of Chelsea…

Premier League
Why Manchester City was deservedly crowned Premier League champions
13:00 Monday 16th April 2018

The expected happened on Sunday, albeit at an unexpected time and place. Rock-bottom West Bromwich Albion's 1-0 win at Old Trafford saw Manchester City crowned Premier League champions. It's been an incredible season for Man City. Pep…

Michy Batshuayi taking chances with aplomb
16:30 Tuesday 24th October 2017

There's something about Michy Batshuayi that endears him to everyone. He doesn't seem too worked up about playing second fiddle to anyone – cool, calm and ever so friendly, Michy doesn't sulk when he's made to sit out games; he just waits for…

Chelsea already crumbling under title-defence burden
09:30 Thursday 5th October 2017

If winning the Premier League is a Herculean task, Chelsea is finding a defence may require Zeus' intervention. The Blues could use a thunderbolt just now. The tag “Premier League Champion” comes with an inescapable burden that makes things…

Newly crowned champions of France: What next for Monaco?
13:00 Saturday 20th May 2017

Leonardo Jardim finally reached the pinnacle of French football after leading Monaco to their first Ligue 1 title in 17 years. Undoubtedly, the Principality club have been the best team in the country this season and deserved to be crowned…

Has Ranieri run his race with Leicester?
16:15 Saturday 11th February 2017

Six months ago we couldn't stop talking about him, the Italian was the most celebrated manager in the Premier League – he had performed some sort of miracle. But his ship has since capsized and the sun is now shining where it shouldn't – Claudio…

Leicester City: A tale of two seasons
13:00 Tuesday 24th January 2017

After winning the Premier League title just eight months ago, Leicester City are struggling to recapture their imperious form. It was a near impossible task to equal last season's success, but the reigning champions should be higher in the…

Is attack really the best form of defence?
19:30 Friday 9th December 2016

“Attack wins you games, defence wins you titles” so said Sir Alex Ferguson, and he knew a thing or two about winning a league title. But does that statement still ring true?