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Cherub Rai

Hello, my name is Cherub Rai. I'm an aspiring engineer from India. 

I adore Virat Kohli, MUFC, food, dogs, BFC, Chuck Bass, and scissors. 


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Netherlands
Can AZ Alkmaar's youngsters fire them to the league title?
12:00 Friday 21st February 2020

Every season, smaller clubs who play exciting football try to push their way into the establishment. AS Monaco won Ligue 1 and reached the Champions League semifinal three seasons ago. Ajax made their run last term. In 2019/20, RB Salzburg…

Premier League
Manchester City fallout: Is the top four now a top five?
10:01 Monday 17th February 2020

Manchester City received their Valentine's Day gift in a sour parcel. The Blues are out of the Champions League for the next two seasons after breaking Financial Fair Play rules. There are many possible and extremely serious…

Premier League
Sander Berge's acquisition shows Sheffield United's ambition
10:02 Sunday 16th February 2020

Sheffield United has suddenly become a household name in the 'threat to the big six' category in the Premier League. They are placed fifth in the table with 39 points, having played one game more than Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur,…

Italy
How can AC Milan cope after a heavy exodus?
08:01 Friday 14th February 2020

AC Milan cut ties with six players in the January transfer window. Under new owners Elliott Management, the club is expected to raise its profile and commercial appeal. The seven-time European champions recorded a €146 million…

Germany
Explaining Hertha Berlin's revival strategy
09:00 Friday 7th February 2020

Hertha Berlin are the talk of Germany. Recent signings Lucas Tousart and Krzysztof Piatek represent much-needed upgrades on manager Jurgen Klinsmann's in-house options and demonstrate ambition. German businessman Lars Windhorst bought 37.5%…

Italy
Transfer Analysis: Roma's latest addition, Carles Perez
17:00 Saturday 1st February 2020

Roma signed Carles Perez from Barcelona on a loan deal with an obligation to buy him permanently in the summer for an estimated €15.5 million. The forward was the third La Masia graduate sold in the January window. Perez came a long…

Germany
Can Tyler Adams fill the Demme void at RB Leipzig?
12:01 Friday 31st January 2020

Most observers believed Diego Demme was critical to RB Leipzig's title challenge. Then the Bundesliga club sold their defensive midfielder and vice-captain to Napoli in mid-season... However, on the flip side, this shows their faith and…

Italy
What do Napoli have in Diego Demme?
09:01 Friday 31st January 2020

Arguably the most surprising transfer this month was Napoli acquiring RB Leipzig’s Diego Demme. The initial fee for the transfer is around €12m - as the German leaves the Bundesliga leaders for the Serie A. The 28-year-old joined…

Premier League
Why Ben White is on Premier League clubs' radars?
09:00 Wednesday 29th January 2020

A certain, somewhat unheard of name keeps popping up in the transfer columns this month. Liverpool, Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur are linked with a 22-year-old centre-back, Ben White. On loan from Brighton & Hove Albion,…

Germany
What does Dani Olmo offer RB Leipzig?
12:00 Tuesday 28th January 2020

RB Leipzig signed young forward Dani Olmo from Dinamo Zagreb for an initial fee of €16 million until 2025. The German club beat European giants Barcelona, Arsenal, Manchester United and AC Milan to the Catalunyan's signature if rumours…

Germany
Should Alvaro Odriozola look beyond Bayern Munich?
16:00 Saturday 25th January 2020

Bayern Munich signed Alvaro Odriozola on loan from Real Madrid this week, on a contract which expires at this season's end. When the Spaniard arrived at Los Blancos two years ago, I wrote about how it would complicate matters for then-manager…

Premier League
Boubakary Soumare's choice: Manchester United or Chelsea?
09:00 Friday 24th January 2020

More than halfway through the January transfer window, many clubs haven’t filled their needs. Among those sides, Chelsea and Manchester United struggle with consistency, injuries and for a top-four place. Searching for…

Germany
Who is Exequiel Palacios?
12:02 Thursday 23rd January 2020

On New Year's Day, Bayer Leverkusen purchased Exequiel Palacios from River Plate for €17 million and signed the 21-year-old midfielder to a deal through 2025. Clubs like Real Madrid kept Palacios on their radar but the Argentine made…

Italy
How can AC Milan get out of this mess?
09:00 Tuesday 21st January 2020

AC Milan are in a colossal mess. After a brilliant campaign with Sampdoria, Marco Giampaolo replaced Gennaro Gattuso to begin the season. Life at San Siro wasn't so well lit and he was sacked in short order. Stefano Pioli took over…

Premier League
Can Harvey Elliott survive the hype?
08:01 Thursday 16th January 2020

Liverpool Football Club is the talk of the town right now, as the Merseysiders require 35 points more to win the Premier League for the first time in their rich history. Jurgen Klopp has created a monster in the North-West,…