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Bundesliga
Goncalo Paciencia: A story of loans, injuries and redemption
17:00 Friday 25th October 2019

In July 2018, Goncalo Paciencia had finally left Portuguese giants Porto after four loan spells away from his hometown club. He made his way for a new life in Germany, signing with German cup winners Eintracht Frankfurt, but a knee injury saw…

Italy
Ante Rebic the last piece of AC Milan's puzzle
08:00 Thursday 5th September 2019

Life isn't being kind to Marco Giampaolo. Unlike compatriot Antonio Conte at Inter, the AC Milan manager is struggling to incorporate a dominative aura. Quite the contrary, the Rossoneri are a stuttering unit while their rivals function…

Bundesliga
Eintracht says, 'When in doubt, Bas Dost'
17:01 Thursday 29th August 2019

Life without the Sebastien Haller-Luka Jovic duo appeared somewhat hollow for Eintracht Frankfurt. Adi Hutter’s side’s lost their attacking flair, triggering frustration in recent games. The in-house talent was't picking…

Bundesliga
2019/20 Bundesliga preview
17:05 Friday 16th August 2019

Imagine playing a word association game in which the object is to match a novel title with the country it best describes. Germany would probably get Sense and Sensibility. As stereotypes go, however, pragmatism and discipline aren’t bad…

Premier League
Is Sebastien Haller the perfect spearhead in West Ham's new-look attack?
08:00 Sunday 21st July 2019

West Ham United finally found a solution to their latest striker woes. It only took six months. The Marko Arnautovic saga can be closed. The Austrian left the club for China last month after expressing his displeasure with life under Manuel…

Spain
Can Eden Hazard, Luka Jovic revive Real Madrid?
08:00 Friday 14th June 2019

This season turned out to be pure misery for Real Madrid. Having had an enjoyable recent history with four Champions League trophies, losing Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane meant the party was no more. Madrid's last 16 European elimination…

Features
What does Luka Jovic's arrival mean for Karim Benzema?
12:00 Thursday 13th June 2019

The decision to let go of both Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane came back to haunt Real Madrid this season. Following the duo's departure, Los Blancos endured a humiliating campaign. They went trophyless for the first time in…

Europa League
Which London giant needs the Europa League title more?
12:00 Sunday 5th May 2019

A Battle of pride.  An all-English final is on the cards for the UEFA Europa League. Despite mocking the “secondary” European trophy for ages, rivals Arsenal and Chelsea find themselves desperate to clinch it. If the hunger…

Premier League
Why Chelsea must look beyond Morata, Giroud and Higuain
09:00 Sunday 28th April 2019

That the days of Didier Drogba running the show in the Chelsea attack and scoring goals for fun are gone is the stark reality at Stamford Bridge. But the show must continue. Chelsea hit gold with Diego Costa in 2014 and the Brazil-born…

Bundesliga
Why Barcelona should move for Luka Jovic now
08:00 Tuesday 26th March 2019

A deadly Barcelona front three combined with devastating effect to rule Europe under Luis Enrique in 2017. The treble was secured, marking a memorable time in the Catalan's history. Only Pep Guardiola before Enrique had brought such…

Germany
Niko Kovac proving the wrong man for Bayern Munich
12:00 Friday 15th March 2019

An uncharacteristic poor start to the season left many wondering if Niko Kovac was the right manager for Bayern Munich. The reigning Bundesliga champions have dominated German football for a long time now. Having become used to relatively easy…

Spain
What is Barcelona looking for in Kevin-Prince Boateng?
09:00 Friday 25th January 2019

I like to think Kevin-Prince Boateng was as surprised as anyone when rumours emerged that Barcelona was interested in his services. The Spanish giants have gone on to secure the player on a €2 million loan with an option to make the…

Bundesliga
Can Eintracht Frankfurt's Front-Three Help Them Sustain A Bundesliga Title Charge?
12:00 Monday 26th November 2018

Life’s been good for Eintracht Frankfurt post-Niko Kovac. Replacing the successful Croatian with the less-experienced Adi Hutter sparked questions from fans. However, the former BSC Young Boys manager took little time to establish a fluid,…

European Football
5 emerging stars the European heavyweights should monitor
15:00 Tuesday 20th November 2018

European football has hit top gear. The leagues around the continent have produced some scintillating games in recent months, riddled with drama and excitement. While the heavyweights aim to maintain position atop the food chain, the underdogs…

Bundesliga
Is Luka Jovic ready to fulfil huge potential?
15:00 Saturday 27th October 2018

Luka Jovic has been mentioned as a hot prospect for several years now. Enthusiasts of the Football Manager and FIFA franchises will have understood the striker's potential during that time. They've been waiting patiently for him…