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Premier League
How will Hakim Ziyech impact Chelsea next season?
09:00 Sunday 16th February 2020

Given Chelsea's transfer ban, which lasted the duration of the summer transfer window, Frank Lampard was forced to rely on a young lineup for the season. Despite his rivals' inconsistency, the fledgeling Blues boss is yet to cement…

Can Euro 2020 group of death give Germany new life?
17:01 Tuesday 3rd December 2019

Joachim Loew’s expression spoke a grim story upon realising Germany’s Euro 2020 group of death pairing alongside France and Portugal. Didier Deschamps cut a wry smile, Fernando Santos looked bemused. The real pressure, however,…

Can PSG succeed without Neymar and Mbappe?
11:00 Sunday 1st December 2019

When Paris Saint-Germain swooped for Neymar and Kylian Mbappe in 2017, the target was to accelerate their road to European dominance. Two years later, PSG still can't get out of second gear. The world-class duo has done little to achieve the…

How will Kylian Mbappe's injury affect Paris Saint-Germain?
17:00 Friday 30th August 2019

A glance at the numbers will reveal just why Kylian Mbappe has become such hot property for Paris Saint-German. The 20-year-old scored an astonishing 33 goals in 29 league appearances last season - to fire the club to yet another league title.…

Why recent signings Ander Herrera, Idrissa Gueye can backfire on PSG
12:01 Thursday 8th August 2019

Paris Saint-Germain picked up Ander Herrera on a free transfer at June’s beginning. Les Parisiens then brought in Idrissa Gueye for £29 million nine days ago. Two decent, hard-working central midfielders who add depth. Nonetheless,…

Premier League
Three realistic Nabil Fekir alternatives for Liverpool
08:00 Tuesday 12th June 2018

The announcement videos had been curated. The analysis had been drafted. The ‘Welcome to Liverpool’ graphics designed. ‘Liverpool Twitter’ were already intoxicated by the idea of adding Nabil Fekir, drunkenly staggering…

Paris Saint-Germain 7-1 Monaco: 5 standout performers as the Parisiens secure title in style
08:15 Monday 16th April 2018

For all its Champions League woes, Paris Saint-Germain maintained ruthless consistency in France. After last season's disappointing campaign, which saw an impressive Monaco side top the pile, PSG reasserted dominance in the best way possible:…

Premier League
Three Alexis Sanchez alternatives Manchester City could consider
09:00 Friday 26th January 2018

So, Alexis Sanchez has relocated to Manchester United. Neighbours City have missed out on a signature they have been trying to secure since the previous summer transfer window. The Citizens seem not to have any issue with that. Why would they,…

World Cup
Three players who must move clubs in January to secure World Cup selection
09:30 Monday 18th December 2017

The 2018 World Cup is set to be held in Russia next summer. In today's age, players may perform to a high standard at club level, but it’s what they do on the international stage that defines their legacy. That's why every…

Julian Draxler: beneficiary and victim of PSG's robust spending
09:00 Friday 8th September 2017

In January, Julian Draxler made a grand switch to Paris Saint-Germain with instant impact. Now, €400 million later, he's an economic casualty. High-spending clubs never seem to tire of splashing the cash. In the quest to compete on all fronts,…

3 talking points from the Paris Saint-Germain win over Toulouse:
10:56 Tuesday 22nd August 2017

Paris Saint-Germain returned to the top of Ligue 1 in style on Sunday evening, with a 6-2 thrashing of Toulouse. Neymar was influential on his home debut for Unai Emery's men, who'll be quietly hoping this is the start of something special…

How the top 5 transfers by league turned out in 2016-17
10:00 Saturday 20th May 2017

Last summer's transfer market lit up with European clubs spending billions on reinforcements. Let's take a look at the performance of the most expensive players from Europe's top 5 transfers in 2016-17. Most top clubs feel too much urgency…

Germany v England: Key players to watch
11:00 Wednesday 22nd March 2017

England meet Germany on Wednesday night, as Gareth Southgate attempts to discover a winning formula and build some confidence among the Three Lions squad in preparation for the 2018 World Cup. Despite the fixture being labelled a friendly,…

Draxler's new-found romance with PSG
10:30 Wednesday 18th January 2017

Julian Draxler and Paris Saint-Germain are already looking like a match made in heaven. Barely two games into his career in the French capital, the 23-year-old has thus far been phenomenal - scoring in both matches for his new team.

Sanchez to PSG – Will it Happen?
19:30 Monday 9th January 2017

Paris Saint-Germain are readying a huge £60 million bid for Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez, and reports from The Sun claim that the Ligue 1 Champions have serious intentions of acquiring Arsenal's top scorer this season. The Chilean's first…