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CAF comes to its senses after initially ignoring coronavirus
09:01 Saturday 14th March 2020

The latest news of the suspension of all 2021 AFCON qualifiers that were billed to take place between 25 to 31 March 2020 by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) was already expected. But the continent's football governing body was…

Premier League
Empty stadiums not silent
21:54 Friday 13th March 2020

High-level football upon Europe has now been postponed until April 4th at the earliest. COVID-19 is wreaking havoc. The powers-that-be have finally laid down the law and made the tough-but-correct decision; not before a handful of Europa…

Premier League
What does Barkley's uprise mean for Loftus-Cheek?
17:00 Friday 13th March 2020

Ruben Loftus-Cheek hasn’t had any luck with injuries. The most recent one ruled him out for almost a year. But the light is emerging at the end of the tunnel. He’s taking his time in making himself available for Frank Lampard…

Premier League
Is Leicester's Champions League qualification at risk?
10:00 Thursday 12th March 2020

While the Premier League title is sealed by Liverpool, the race for European spots is heating up. Manchester City sit comfortably in second place. Leicester City, Chelsea, Manchester United, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Sheffield United, Tottenham…

Premier League
What should Manchester United do with Tahith Chong next season?
08:01 Thursday 12th March 2020

Tahith Chong made the surprising choice to sign a new contract at Manchester United despite Inter’s serious interest. Like Jadon Sancho and Brahim Diaz before him, a continental experience enticed him but, upon realising the move was…

Premier League
Could Willian leave Chelsea for London rivals Arsenal?
19:01 Tuesday 10th March 2020

As Frank Lampard carries out a rebuilding job at Chelsea, many players have been the subject of transfer speculation. Olivier Giroud's name is cropping up in the news pretty frequently, but the likes of Marcos Alonso, Willy Caballero,…

Premier League
Making sense of Nemanja Matic's contract renewal
09:00 Tuesday 10th March 2020

Manchester United's thumping 2-0 win against Manchester City at Old Trafford was a statement from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. The Red Devils maintained their grip on fifth in the league table and kept pace with Chelsea who also won on the…

Fa Cup
Turns out Solskjaer can use a flat track bully after all
09:00 Sunday 8th March 2020

For those who remain fervently #LUHG and by extension #OleOut, one of two things will happen in this afternoon’s Manchester Derby, guaranteed. Either Manchester United will scratch out a result to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s ‘extreme…

Italy
Can Henrik Mkhitaryan make a successful Arsenal return?
08:00 Saturday 7th March 2020

Luck hasn’t been in Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s corner. After producing spectacular performances at Borussia Dortmund, his fitness crumbled under Premier League intensity. Jose Mourinho's confrontational man-management at…

Premier League
Eric Bailly's resurgence gives Solskjaer one less headache
19:00 Friday 6th March 2020

Eric Bertrand Bailly has played just three football games this term. The Ivorian would suffer major injury in pre-season which completely derailed his 2019 calendar year. The centre-half would play just one Premier League 2 game before…

Premier League
Should Manchester United part ways with Jesse Lingard?
12:00 Thursday 5th March 2020

The Premier League continues with all the thrills, disappointments and excitement. Liverpool set the pace with a massive 22-point advantage over Manchester City. Unless you're expecting too much from Ole Gunnar Solksjaer, Manchester United…

Premier League
Does Ainsley Maitland-Niles still have an Arsenal future amid struggles?
19:01 Wednesday 4th March 2020

At the season's start, Ainsley Maitland-Niles was the talk of the town in North London. After two positive years as a rotational option, the Englishman would get his big chance due to an injury to Hector Bellerin. Maitland-Niles would start…

Premier League
Making sense of Wolves' Daniel Podence
09:00 Friday 28th February 2020

Wolves' brilliant recruitment is a major contributor to their success. Last month, the Premier League sophomores signed Daniel Podence from Olympiacos for £21 million on a four-and-a-half-year deal. He becomes the eighth…

European Football
Kenedy finds redemption with Getafe
12:01 Tuesday 25th February 2020

Chelsea signed Kenedy from Fluminese as a talented Brazilian striker back in 2015. A precocious prodigy, Kenedy starred against Barcelona in pre-season, impressed against Crystal Palace on debut despite the Blues losing and scored…

Spain
An unexpected guest called Getafe
09:00 Friday 21st February 2020

Thanks to his quite wide experience in the lower divisions of Spanish football, Jose Bordalas finally took a step forward as an elite coach during the 2017-2018 season. He guided Getafe CF to an impressive 8th position in La Liga after…