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Features
Will Gonzalo Higuain's signing be a catalyst for Chelsea's top-4 aspirations?
12:00 Monday 11th February 2019

Settling down in the English Premier League is a huge challenge for every debuting manager, former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri is the latest to learn how tough it is. After helping Chelsea to go unbeaten in his first 10 games in charge following…

Premier League
What's at risk in Manchester City vs Chelsea duel?
08:00 Sunday 10th February 2019

The Premier League title race is getting more interesting by the day. But so is the fight for a top-four place. Champions League football has become for many clubs like a trophy in its own right. Just that it can’t be put in the trophy…

Premier League
Has the door opened for a Diego Costa Chelsea return?
12:00 Wednesday 6th February 2019

If there was ever a love triangle between two clubs and a striker, it’s Chelsea, Atletico Madrid and Diego Costa. Costa loves playing in London and Madrid. In both cities, he’s a cult hero. Meanwhile, Chelsea and Atleti just love…

Premier League
Has Maurizio Sarri been set up for failure?
12:00 Monday 28th January 2019

Chelsea came into the 2018/19 season more unprepared than they've been in years after enduring a turbulent season in which Antonio Conte’s future disappeared faster than an elephant in a David Copperfield illusion. Well, not…

Premier League
Should Chelsea treat Ethan Ampadu and Hudson-Odoi as new January signings?
12:00 Wednesday 23rd January 2019

 Chelsea are in a colossal mess. After a flying start to the Premier League campaign under new manager Maurizio Sarri, they collapsed. The weekend loss to Arsenal opened the Champions League qualification door to both the Gunners…

Features
Gonzalo Higuain to Chelsea: 2019's Virgil van Dijk or another Andriy Shevchenko?
09:00 Tuesday 22nd January 2019

Chelsea stirred slightly in attack when Olivier Giroud entered their weekend match at the Emirates. Before his 68th-minute appearance, the closest the Blues came to scoring was on a long ball over the top to Pedro. The flag stayed down although…

Italy
How long can Juventus' championship window remain open?
09:00 Sunday 19th August 2018

Juventus have dominated Italian football this decade. The Old Lady's won seven Scudettos in a row. In the last four years, she's also added the Coppa Italia. That's four consecutive league/cup doubles. As domestic success became…

Premier League
Chelsea need not worry about their missed signings
09:00 Monday 6th August 2018

An interesting summer for Chelsea Football Club was always on the cards with the departure of Antonio Conte and the arrival of compatriot Maurizio Sarri, who plays an entirely different game of football. A squad overhaul was expected and despite…

Transfers
Why Gonzalo Higuain isn't right for Chelsea
15:00 Monday 23rd July 2018

In a season drifting towards an utterly gloomy summer, Maurizio Sarri's arrival has lit up Chelsea. Jorginho added an extra bulb. Gonzalo Higuain is expected to follow. However, the Argentinean may dim any progress.  There was…

Italy
Ronaldo, Higuain & Dybala: Will three be a crowd at Juventus?
09:00 Wednesday 11th July 2018

With a World Cup that hasn't often made sense still ongoing, Cristiano Ronaldo restored some sanity by making a surprise switch from Real Madrid to Juventus. The deal makes sense for all parties, although a pair of acquaintances in…

World Cup
Argentina Should Blame Jorge Sampaoli, Not Lionel Messi For World Cup Outcome
15:30 Tuesday 19th June 2018

There has been a lot of criticism towards Lionel Messi for Argentina's draw against Iceland in the 2018 FIFA World Cup opener this past Saturday. At some point, he should get some criticism after failing to convert a penalty. However,…

Italy
There is no way back for Napoli next season
09:00 Tuesday 1st May 2018

A season that promised to be one of the best in Napoli's history is threatening to end in yet another anti-climax. This term, the Partenopei have not hidden their ambition to wrest the Serie A title from Juventus' vice-like grip. They…

World Cup
Lionel Messi leading Argentina to World Cup glory is the final piece of his greatness jigsaw
09:30 Tuesday 3rd April 2018

Lionel Messi's name will forever be remembered in football history. His greatness is not in doubt but is he really as immortal as many believe? His talent is unquestioned but his impact on the beautiful game is diminished given he…

International
Spain v Argentina: A Combined XI
17:00 Tuesday 27th March 2018

Argentina is scheduled to play Spain in a friendly tonight. Both the teams have won two matches against each other. The most recent one going in the South American’s favour 4-1. Julen Lopetegui will look forward to hopefully winning this…

Champions League
Europe must be scared of Tottenham Hotspur
15:00 Wednesday 14th February 2018

After conceding twice in the first 10 minutes away at Juventus, many must have feared for Tottenham. The Bianconeri were looking ominous with Gonzalo Higuain seemingly having had the last laugh over Harry Kane, who was heralded as the…