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Premier League
What can Chelsea do about their Eden Hazard problem?
09:00 Thursday 23rd May 2019

This season has proven to be a difficult one for some 'elite' Premier League sides. While Liverpool and Manchester City pulled away in arguably the best title race in Premier League era, many were left to wonder where they…

Transfers
Top European clubs now bullying transfer market ahead of schedule
09:00 Monday 1st April 2019

The summer transfer window remains months away but several deals have already been announced. Bayern Munich "will sign" Atletico Madrid defender Lucas Hernández for €80 million. The French World Cup winner joins the…

Transfers
Why time is right for Christian Pulisic to leave Borussia Dortmund
12:00 Friday 23rd November 2018

They say there’s no smoke without fire. Borussia Dortmund’s recent comments about Christian Pulisic's future has only ignited his exit flame. The American would do his career good to depart in January or risk languishing in…

Bundesliga
Why the Bundesliga is a budding youngster’s paradise
09:00 Thursday 1st November 2018

Every youngster aspires to play vibrant, attacking football. Be it a striker, midfielder or even a defender, as a child, a budding footballer aspires to go forward and try to score goals. Some places withdraw freedom from youngsters, others…

Premier League
Will Chelsea regret loaning out Michy Batshuayi?
12:00 Thursday 15th March 2018

An interesting statistic came up on social media over the weekend. After Michy Batshuayi’s two-goal haul in the Bundesliga game against Eintracht Frankfurt, it was discovered that he has now scored the more goals combined than the…

Germany
Why Borussia Dortmund must not allow Christian Pulisic join Bayern Munich
08:30 Tuesday 27th February 2018

Nine goals in 20 international matches are not statistics one normally associates with a player not yet aged 20. American wonder-kid, Christian Pulisic is a player in demand amongst European football's elite sides, as his reputation continues…

Bundesliga
BVB toil to draw against Hertha sans Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
10:30 Monday 22nd January 2018

The Olympiastadion in Berlin was lit up on Friday night. Hosts Hertha BSC welcomed Borussia Dortmund. For the second week in a row, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was left out of the match day squad. Dortmund's sporting director Michael Zorc…

European Football
Who are the top 4 teenagers in Europe this season?
08:30 Sunday 24th December 2017

Every season, there is always a fascination with the most gifted youngsters in the game. All clubs strive to spot or create the next Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo, something which of course, is no mean feat. Indeed this campaign hasn't…

Opinion
Borussia Dortmund 1-3 Bayern Munich: 3 talking points
08:30 Sunday 5th November 2017

The clash between the Bundesliga's top two sides saw Borussia Dortmund welcome Bayern Munich to a rocking Westfalenstadion. It was this season's first league Der Klassiker.   The two teams proved why they have dominated German football in recent…

Opinion
Is American soccer doomed or is it all Chicken Little?
15:30 Saturday 14th October 2017

After a disastrous qualifying campaign ended in failure, professional and social media are going all Chicken Little on the American game. If you're American, you were probably more concerned about Donald Trump sticking the executive knife in…

Opinion
Christian Pulisic improving but should continue to ignore European interest
09:30 Tuesday 10th October 2017

Christian Pulisic continues to make strides for club and country, but it's imperative he ignores transfer talk from Europe's best to further his development over the next few seasons. It seems like just yesterday, Christian Pulisic broke a…

World Cup
Michael Bradley piles pressure on USMNT before Honduras tilt
12:00 Tuesday 5th September 2017

It's a good thing Hondurans don't read English. Such seems to be USMNT captain Michael Bradley's opinion after a derogatory remark about Estadio Olimpico. Bradley was interviewed after the United States 0-2 defeat to Costa Rica in a Concacaf…

Match Reports
Conservative Tactics Against Panama May Haunt Arena And US
10:30 Thursday 30th March 2017

Wrapped in euphoria following the United States' six-goal romp against Honduras, I did not fail to remember the difficulty in winning on the road in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying. Therefore, it was no surprise to see the US Men's National Team…

World Cup
Bruce Arena Strikes Back
06:00 Sunday 26th March 2017

As players were settling into their international training camps to prepare for this week's friendlies and World Cup qualifiers, I noted returning United States manager Bruce Arena was in a tight spot, using one of my favorite movies as a metaphor.…

World Cup
Bruce Arena Versus The World
13:30 Monday 20th March 2017

Bruce Arena looks even less like Michael Cera than Gareth Southgate. Like the England manager, however, Arena finds himself up against it in his second stint as United States Men's National Team boss. After the USMNT dropped its first two matches…