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Premier League
Are Arsenal getting overly dependent on Aubameyang?
17:01 Friday 4th October 2019

It wasn’t that long ago when Robin van Persie almost single-handedly carried Arsenal to a top-four spot as the rot started to set in under Arsene Wenger. Before that, King Thierry Henry had established his throne in North London,…

Spain
Can resurgent Santi Cazorla earn a return ticket to La Roja?
21:46 Friday 27th September 2019

When Santi Cazorla was on the road to recovery from a gruesome injury in 2016, even being able to walk - let alone kicking a football- seemed a grave challenge. After undergoing surgery on his Achilles tendon which never healed…

Premier League
Why is Unai Emery turning Gunners' midfield on its head?
08:02 Wednesday 18th September 2019

Last season, Unai Emery had the opportunity to learn what he had at his disposal. This season, the Spaniard should be fielding his best XI with each player in his ideal role. Something else is happening. In the 2018/19 stretch run, Emery began…

Spain
Is Spain's new golden generation taking shape?
15:01 Sunday 8th September 2019

Spain’s road to redemption has been rather treacherous. Following World Cup embarrassment last summer, Luis Enrique was brought in to steady to ship. Personal reasons forced him to leave in June. He recently revealed the tragic death…

Premier League
Why Emery must stop toying with Mesut Ozil
09:01 Wednesday 4th September 2019

When people lack interest in someone but aren't willing to admit it verbally, they take other routes to show it. Unai Emery is proving this theory in the way he's treating Mesut Ozil. The Spaniard's lack of regard for…

Premier League
Why Lucas Torreira must be an Arsenal starter
08:00 Wednesday 4th September 2019

Despite losing Aaron Ramsey and more recently Henrikh Mkhitaryan, who’s joined Roma on a season-long loan, Arsenal remain strong in midfield. Unai Emery can choose between Lucas Torreira, Matteo Guendouzi, Granit Xhaka, Dani Ceballos,…

Premier League
Unai Emery spoiled for choice in Gunners midfield
15:00 Saturday 24th August 2019

Arsenal's start to the new Premier League season is promising. Back-to-back wins over Newcastle United and Burnley put the Gunners in second place. Unai Emery sent out youthful teams in those two games. Attacker Reiss Nelson, 19, has…

Premier League
Raul Sanllehi: The genius behind Arsenal summer signings
19:01 Monday 19th August 2019

Arsenal's failure to finish in the Premier League's top four last season had many questioning the team's credentials. Things were crumbling after a humiliating 4-1 defeat to Chelsea in May's Europe League final. The start of…

Premier League
2019/20 Arsenal Premier League preview
19:00 Tuesday 6th August 2019

Arsenal showed a little promise last season before faltering in the Premier League run-in to finish fifth, one point behind enemies Tottenham Hotspur. Unai Emery’s 2019/20 target replicates that of 12 months ago: secure a top-four finish.…

Transfers
Dani Ceballos: Arsenal's next Santi Cazorla or another Denis Suarez?
08:00 Friday 26th July 2019

Dani Ceballos joins a distinguished cult of Spanish playmakers to represent Arsenal. Santi Cazorla and Denis Suarez are the most recent inductees. On whose fortune will he resemble most once his 12-month loan expires?  …

European Championships
Spain, Germany seek redemption in Euro U20 final
12:01 Sunday 30th June 2019

It’s safe to say 2018 wasn’t the most profitable year for Germany or Spain. Both faced embarrassing World Cup campaigns. Being knocked out in the group stages and Round of 16 respectively left many red-faced. Internal problems including…

Spain
Luis Enrique still trying to rediscover Spain
09:00 Saturday 23rd March 2019

La Roja are still in transition mode. If not the FIFA World Cup disaster, then Luis Enrique’s team selection for the upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers served as proof. The selection announcement itself was a peculiar one he’s made a…

Spain
Real Madrid have made the right call appointing Santiago Solari on a long-term basis
08:00 Saturday 17th November 2018

It seems Real Madrid can’t catch a break this season. Everything was fun and games to end 2017/18. Los Blancos claimed a third consecutive UEFA Champions League title with former Real Madrid Castilla B manager Zinedine Zidane in charge.…

Spain
3 top players who could leave Real Madrid this summer
09:00 Wednesday 16th May 2018

It is no secret that Real Madrid love transfers. Their squad is stacked in quality and quantity. President Florentino Perez is a fan of the Galactico signings, whilst manager Zinedine Zidane prefers to promote youngsters into the first…

Opinion
Real Madrid youngsters set to take La Liga by storm
09:00 Monday 2nd October 2017

Renowned for signing the biggest names on the planet, Real Madrid have recently developed and acquired some extremely promising young talent. These young starlets now represent Los Blancos' next generation. Many have already impressed in the…