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Adoyi Joshua Adoyi

Adoyi is a Nigerian with a keen passion for sports  - more so football and is an avid supporter of Manchester United. He spends his weekends glued to his TV screen, watching the beautiful game.


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Championship
Could Leeds United miss out on Premier League again?
12:01 Saturday 25th January 2020

It's been 16 years since Leeds United last played in the Premier League. They seemed certain to gain automatic promotion last season, but a patchy run-in dropped them into the playoffs where they failed to progress Worryingly, the…

Premier League
Is David Silva leaving Manchester City too soon?
09:00 Saturday 18th January 2020

In June, David Silva proclaimed 2019/20 would be his last at Manchester City. He also stated the desire to play for boyhood club Las Palmas before retiring. Currently eighth in the Segunda Division, the Canary Island side would surely…

Premier League
Hodgson keeping it simple for Palace
09:00 Saturday 11th January 2020

Midway through the season, Crystal Palace hold down ninth place. The Eagles aren't in full flight but they're hardly grounded. In his third campaign, manager Roy Hodgson finds success as the anti-Guardiola. Rather than complicated…

Premier League
Does Sofiane Boufal have a future at Southampton?
19:01 Thursday 2nd January 2020

Sofiane Boufal spent last season on loan with Spanish side Celta Vigo. He returned to Southampton but has largely been on the periphery. With the January transfer window now open, should Boufal consider an exit? After spending…

European Football
12 Days of Football 2019/20: Six games amazing
08:00 Thursday 26th December 2019

On the sixth day of football, UEFA gave to me Six games amazing, Five Golden Goals! Four calls blown, Three French clubs, Two title races and  Liverpool and Man City Welcome to this year's edition of the 12 Days of Football on It's…

Spain
Why are Espanyol struggling in La Liga?
17:00 Friday 22nd November 2019

Thirteen games into the season, Espanyol find themselves in 19th place after picking up a measly eight points. It might seem to be early days, but Los Peroquitos are in serious trouble. Six defeats in seven is relegation form - and it isn't…

Premier League
Why Jack O'Connell is key to Sheffield United's top-half push
12:01 Saturday 9th November 2019

From the newly promoted teams, Sheffield United has easily been the most impressive. The Blades sit sixth in the Premier League thanks in no small part to an immensely stern defence. Jack O'Connell has been a real force at the back…

Premier League
Is Daniel James Manchester United's signing of the season?
09:00 Monday 4th November 2019

Despite not scoring since Manchester United's fourth game in 2018/19, Daniel James remains among the few positives for Manchester United. In the past fortnight, he's contributed three crucial assists, setting up Marcus Rashford for…

Italy
Douglas Costa: Juventus' underappreciated creative spark
15:01 Tuesday 1st October 2019

The name Douglas Costa doesn't bring too many cheers from fans. Despite consistently top performances, the Juventus winger has continued to slip under the radar. This season, in a star-studded attack, the Brazilian has continued to…

Premier League
Are Norwich City the Premier League's dark horses?
09:01 Thursday 19th September 2019

Norwich City enjoys a good start to the Premier League season. Of the three newly-promoted sides, the Canaries faced the most difficult set of opening fixtures. They've come through with heads held high. With comparatively easier fixtures…

Premier League
How good is Arsenal's Ainsley Maitland-Niles?
09:01 Wednesday 11th September 2019

Arsenal's Ainsley Maitland Niles has begun the 2019/20 campaign in similar manner to how he finished last term. Brought in as cover for Hector Bellerin, the 22-year-old has quickly made the right-back slot his own.  It was…

Spain
Can Shinji Kagawa put Real Zaragoza on the map?
15:01 Sunday 25th August 2019

Shinji Kagawa joined Real Zaragoza from Borussia Dortmund earlier this month. It had become apparent that the Japan icon was no longer needed - while leaving the German club was best for all involved. The 30-year-old now seeks…

Spain
Ranking La Liga's top 10 summer signings
08:00 Saturday 17th August 2019

The 2019/20 La Liga season beckons. There is the usual anticipation that comes with every new season. This year, however, the offseason brought spectacular change.  The transfer window doesn't close till 2nd September but…

Premier League
Will 2019/20 be the season of Barkley at Chelsea?
15:00 Sunday 11th August 2019

It's been a year-and-a-half since Ross Barkley switched Merseyside for west London. Life at Stamford Bridge is an improvement on Goodison Park but only from poor to average. The 25-year-old hasn't quite hit the mark. Not yet…

Premier League
How will VAR impact the Premier League?
09:01 Sunday 4th August 2019

The Premier League will introduce the Video Assistant Referee this coming season. The system was used at last year's World Cup and in the 2018/19 Champions League knockout stages. The FA Cup even took it on, albeit only in the stadia which…