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European Football
Liverpool, Chelsea: What if UEFA throws a party and you have to show up?
12:00 Wednesday 14th August 2019

Liverpool take on Chelsea in tonight’s European Super Cup, hosted at BJK Vodafone Park, Istanbul. It will witness Stephanie Frappart become the first female ever to referee a major men’s UEFA game. The Reds earned their right by…

Premier League
Who are the Premier League transfer window moneymakers?
08:00 Wednesday 14th August 2019

The transfer window is intended to sign players who can improve a club. To use it for any other purpose invites derision. Fans will tell you a club that doesn't spend is either too small or lacks ambition. Developing and selling on…

Premier League
Can anyone challenge Manchester City and Liverpool in 2019/20?
17:02 Tuesday 13th August 2019

The concept of having one or two clubs exerting dominance over their counterparts in a domestic league has become a popular trend in European football. It's a story that is playing out with more familiarity, particularly over the last…

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…

Premier League
How did Tottenham Hotspur spend their summer?
19:00 Monday 12th August 2019

Tottenham Hotspur seemed set to start their 2019/20 Premier League campaign with only two new signings. Spurs had chased Fulham’s Ryan Sessegnon and Real Betis’ Giovani Lo Celso almost since the transfer window opened.…

Premier League
Does Daniel Farke need to be more pragmatic to keep Norwich up?
08:01 Monday 12th August 2019

The welcoming party for Norwich City’s Premier League return wasn’t the nicest. In fact, a case of déjà vu ensued in their opening-day thrashing at Anfield to bring them back to reality. Daniel Farke’s grim figure…

Premier League
Can Harry Maguire be Manchester United's VVD?
16:01 Sunday 11th August 2019

Spending astronomically to sign players is now the transfer market norm. According to Transfermarkt, the Premier League spent just shy of £1.4 billion before their window closed. With the UEFA window open until 2 September, La Liga…

Premier League
Can Manchester United fans be rational about Daniel Sturridge?
15:01 Saturday 10th August 2019

The Premier League transfer window is closed. No players on another club’s books can be signed in England’s top flight until January. Players can be sold, however, and other European clubs will still be buying until 2 September.…

Premier League
Why Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has an important role to play for Liverpool
17:01 Friday 9th August 2019

They say that problems come in threes. For Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain at Liverpool, that term rings true. A cruciate ligament injury in April 2018 ruled him out for close to 300 days, while he'd also miss time through fitness problems and…

Premier League
2019/20 Premier League preview
12:01 Friday 9th August 2019

If you’re the type to draw conclusions from singular events, then the Community Shield bodes well for a repeat of last season’s down-to-the-wire title race between Manchester City and Liverpool. Raheem Sterling’s early opener…

Premier League
2019/20 Manchester City Premier League preview
19:00 Thursday 8th August 2019

That Pep Guardiola has created a monster in Manchester is no longer news. What remains unknown is how much more the team can accomplish. After spending over £300million in two seasons to rebuild the ageing City squad, the Catalan-born…

Premier League
2019/20 Liverpool Premier League preview
17:00 Thursday 8th August 2019

Riding high on the back of Champions League victory in May, Liverpool fans have had a lot to brag about this summer. It's now time to look forward. The new season is upon us. The Reds are aiming to add to their European success.  …

Premier League
Fit Kevin de Bruyne makes life easier for Pep Guardiola
08:00 Tuesday 6th August 2019

Manchester City haven't been too busy in the transfer market. Rodri’s club-record £63 million move from Atletico Madrid is the only big business set in stone at the moment, although Joao Cancelo's £27.5 million + Danilo…

Spain
Colour blind? Fekir turns up at Betis rather than Liverpool...
12:00 Sunday 4th August 2019

Deuteranopia is more commonly known as Red-Green colour-blindness. Sufferers display an inability to differentiate between certain shades belonging to the two colours, often leading to confusion with palettes. Most cases are not severe or life-threatening.…

Transfers
Which Premier League club best fits Bruno Fernandes?
09:01 Thursday 1st August 2019

Sporting Lisbon’s Bruno Fernandes is in demand after his prolific 2018/19 season. The midfielder is almost certain to join the Premier League should he leave Portugal this summer. Speaking nine days ago, he told reporters, ‘I'd…