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Bundesliga
Can Borussia Dortmund's new system bring short-term success?
09:01 Tuesday 25th February 2020

Borussia Dortmund witnessed their season falling apart in late November. Poor results mingled with defensive errors put Lucien Favre’s job under threat. Then he found his own eureka moment. Rather than sticking with the attacking…

Italy
Has Adrien Rabiot rediscovered his best at Juventus?
09:01 Thursday 6th February 2020

Adrien Rabiot endured a miserable 2019 calendar year. Banished from the Paris Saint-Germain first team and left to train on his own, one problem after another materialised. He forced a move to Juventus hoping for a new start only to find himself…

Bundesliga
Can Borussia Dortmund move revive Emre Can?
09:00 Wednesday 5th February 2020

Recently, Serie A began attracting top European stars again. If the trend didn't begin when Juventus signed Cristiano Ronaldo, it certainly ramped up afterward. Internazionale now makes the headlines signing Romelu Lukaku and Diego Godin…

Germany
Are BVB giving Bayern reason to panic?
17:00 Monday 3rd February 2020

Bayern Munich top the Bundesliga again. Die Roten won the German top-flight the last seven years running. While the championships don't always come easily, backing the Bavarians is more often than not a profitable wager. Plan B [pun intended]…

Premier League
Is Carlo Ancelotti looking for a deep-lying midfield playmaker?
09:01 Wednesday 8th January 2020

James Milner, who went off in the tenth minute, was the closest thing to a member of Jurgen Klopp’s preferred XI to start the FA Cup Third Round Merseyside Derby at Anfield on Sunday. Everton still lost to Liverpool’s youngsters.…

Italy
Did Emre Can make a mistake leaving Liverpool?
08:01 Wednesday 16th October 2019

He was once the midfield general at Anfield. Emre Can ranked among Liverpool’s best performers when Jurgen Klopp took over. Seen as a key member of the squad while working under his compatriot, many thought he was going to be around for…

Italy
Strength or weakness in numbers for Sarri's Juve midfield?
17:00 Saturday 7th September 2019

Call them the Galacticos of the Serie A; you won’t be wrong. Only the very best players can afford to hold down a place in the Juventus first-team right now, regardless of his position. In Maurizio Sarri's densely populated…

Premier League
Should Liverpool have taken the summer off?
09:01 Tuesday 13th August 2019

While the rest of the Premier League hustled and bustled this summer to bring in new players and add to their squad, Liverpool were largely silent. Content with the squad after Champions League success, Jurgen Klopp decided no new big additions…

Italy
Emre Can enjoying life at Juventus
12:00 Monday 11th March 2019

Emre Can chose to run down his contract at Liverpool and moved to Juventus on a free last summer. Some may have wondered why anyone will do such a thing. But after spending four years at Anfield with no trophy to show for it, it is perfectly…

Premier League
Liverpool loss is Juventus gain when it comes to Emre Can
09:00 Friday 22nd June 2018

Slipping conspicuously into the news stream amidst World Cup fixtures, Emre Can's switch from Liverpool to Juventus was completed with minimal fuss. In truth, the German’s move to Turin was a foregone conclusion for several months.…

Premier League
3 Key battles: Manchester United vs Liverpool
08:00 Saturday 10th March 2018

Manchester United entertain bitter rivals Liverpool in the Premier League lunchtime match today. Defeat could drop Liverpool to fourth pending Tottenham's result away to Bournemouth tomorrow. That, of course, is the difference…

Transfers
Juventus: Old hands at exploiting the Bosman
10:30 Friday 12th January 2018

Barcelona just captured Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool for £148 million. It's safe to say the Catalans are feeling good about themselves. Meanwhile another European heavyweight is lurking in the shadows, hoping to pounce on…

Football
The 12 days of football: Five Golden Goals!
08:00 Wednesday 27th December 2017

On the fifth day of holiday fixtures/UEFA gave to me Five Golden Goals! Four calls blown/Three French clubs/Two title races/and Antonio Conte and a back three Welcome to the fifth article in It's Round & It's White's 12 Days…

Premier League
Arsenal vs Liverpool: a combined XI
10:00 Friday 22nd December 2017

Premier League football is one of the many joys during the festive period. Other European leagues have winter breaks, yet English football keeps on producing spectacular matches. One such encounter is Arsenal against Liverpool, which kicks…

Champions League
Lucky Liverpool grab much needed European win
10:50 Thursday 2nd November 2017

Liverpool are renowned for doing things the hard way in recent years. This season is no exception. Starting their Champions League campaign with two draws in very winnable games didn't make life easy. The Reds bounced back with a 7-0 victory…