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Rest Of The World
Uruguay future remains celestial beyond Tabarez, Suarez, Cavani
08:00 Monday 25th March 2019

Stability can be extremely hard to find in football, especially for national teams. With squads depending on results and silverware, it’s getting harder and harder to find countries that really commit to one manager and one generation…

Premier League
PSG defeat exposes Manchester United
09:00 Monday 18th February 2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s high-flying Manchester United fell to earth on a cold Tuesday night. The Red Devils received a stern reality check from Paris Saint-Germain. Despite missing Neymar and Edinson Cavani, the Ligue 1 leaders outwitted…

Champions League
Can Paris Saint-Germain's attack conquer Europe?
08:00 Friday 31st August 2018

Since the Qatari Investment Authority took charge, Paris Saint-Germain planned to reach European football's summit. Splashing the cash was important to make that happen. PSG broke the bank to recruit both Neymar and French wunderkind Kylian…

World Cup
Uruguay's tactics at the World Cup and where it went wrong
09:30 Sunday 8th July 2018

Uruguay's 2014 World Cup dream ended in the Round Of 16. This year, they went a step further. Los Charrúas breezed past the group stages, picking up wins against a spirited Egyptian side, deadweight Saudi Arabia and in-form…

World Cup
World Cup Quarterfinal: Will it be blue skies when Uruguay face France?
08:30 Friday 6th July 2018

Two former World Cup winners collide in Russia 2018's first quarter-final. Both France and Uruguay remain unbeaten so far. The Nizhny Novgorod Stadium prepares to host its sixth and final game. The two sides have impressed during their…

World Cup
How far can Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani take Uruguay?
08:30 Wednesday 4th July 2018

Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani came into the tournament in Russia with a well-deserved reputation as a dangerous strike partnership. They have been the star men in an Uruguay team striving to match the nation's previous record…

World Cup
World Cup Group A: Is injury or avoiding Spain the priority for Uruguay and Russia?
09:30 Monday 25th June 2018

Group A draws to a close on Monday afternoon, and there's not a huge amount left to play for with Egypt and Saudi Arabia already eliminated. The only remaining question is who will top the group between Russia or Uruguay? The teams…

World Cup
World Cup Group A: If Russia put five on the Saudis, how many will Uruguay bag?
09:30 Wednesday 20th June 2018

Uruguay and Saudi Arabia meet for the third time and, surprisingly, the Green Falcons are yet to lose against La Celeste with one draw in 2014 and a win in 2002. The stakes are much higher at Rostov Arena, however. The South Americans can book…

World Cup
World Cup Group A: Uruguay may not skip the Salah against Egypt
08:30 Friday 15th June 2018

Friendly matches are behind us now. Balls have been kicked in anger. And mis-kicked. I'm looking at you, Saudi Arabia. Russia pulled off the ultimate host nation start with a 5-0 rout of the Green Falcons. Things just got real.  Now…

World Cup
Who will win the Golden Boot at Russia 2018?
17:30 Wednesday 13th June 2018

Won by Colombia’s James Rodriguez in Brazil last time out, the Golden Boot (often referred to as the Golden Shoe and confused with the Golden ball) is awarded to the player who scores the most goals. So, who will take home the prize in…

World Cup
Russia 2018 World Cup Preview: Group A
09:30 Monday 11th June 2018

On the 14th of June, the wait will be over. Russia and Saudi Arabia will raise the curtains to the 2018 edition of the greatest football event in history.  As is usually the case in most football tournaments, Group A is specially reserved…

France
Who should win Ligue 1 Player of the Year?
10:00 Sunday 29th April 2018

Two massive stories broke almost simultaneously in France on Friday. Unai Emery followed Arsene Wenger's bow to the inevitable. The Spaniard announced he will leave Paris Saint-Germain at season's end. Meanwhile, the French Football…

France
Edinson Cavani is insatiable
08:30 Wednesday 31st January 2018

From Danubio to Palermo to Napoli and now Paris Saint-Germain, the name Edinson Cavani continues to strike fear into defenders' hearts. The 30-year-old has long lived in the shadows. Internationally, he has ceded prominence first…

France
Neymar must stop petulant behaviour at PSG
13:00 Thursday 25th January 2018

After registering 24 goals and creating 16 for his teammates in only 23 matches, Neymar should be heralded by Paris Saint-Germain fans. The opposite is the case at the moment, though. Despite scoring four times and gaining a 10/10 rating from…

Opinion
Neymar must take up the challenge of leading PSG to glory
08:30 Friday 15th December 2017

When Paris Saint-Germain signed Brazilian superstar Neymar in the summer, it supposedly signaled the beginning of a new era in European football dominance. The 25-year-old wanted to leave Barcelona for a number of reasons. The relationship…