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Nampalys Mendy: How the Leicester City midfielder has gone from forgotten man to first choice
09:00 Saturday 27th October 2018

Just six months ago, you wouldn’t have blamed Leicester midfielder Nampalys Mendy for thinking that his future lied away from the King Power Stadium. The Frenchman, often referred to as ‘Papy’, was coming towards the end of…

Meet Leon Goretzka, Europe's Latest Gem
16:30 Tuesday 28th November 2017

If your favourite club is in Europe's top five leagues and needs a central midfielder, then Germany is the place to search. The Bundesliga features numerous high-profile midfielders who could all easily adjust to any competition. …

Mesut Ozil has no place in Manchester United team
11:00 Thursday 12th October 2017

Although summer transfer window closed six weeks ago, clubs are still looking to identify, scout and work towards signing their target players. Manchester United are keen on adding Mesut Ozil in January; however, the Arsenal midfielder wouldn't…

Premier League
N'Golo Kante injury proves he’s human after all
12:00 Monday 9th October 2017

On Saturday, looking for their first victory in Bulgaria in 85 years, Les Blues were sweating profusely at the Vasil Levski. Play stops on the 34th minute, a player is injured - no, it can't be N'Golo Kante? Yes, it is! But he's not human,…

Areas Jonjo Shelvey needs to improve to fulfil his potential
16:00 Tuesday 3rd October 2017

If you are looking for a footballer whose next action has never been predictable, you have one right here in Jonjo Shelvey. A player capable of leaving fans in awe of his skill one moment and disappointing them the next. Having played for Charlton…

What is Eric Dier's best position - defender or midfielder?
12:15 Wednesday 5th April 2017

There is a lingering debate as to what position is best suited to Tottenham star, Eric Dier. The 23-year-old, comfortable in midfield or defence, is seemingly the victim of his own versatility. It has panned out well in the last three seasons. …

Gerrard departure: Mismanagement from Liverpool
18:40 Thursday 8th January 2015

Declan Fisher wonders if Liverpool are about to make a massive mistake by letting Steven Gerrard move to LA Galaxy in the summer.