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France
Is Thierry Henry warming to this manager thing?
08:00 Sunday 16th December 2018

It wasn’t so long ago AS Monaco were flying high. They defied the odds in 2017 by snatching the Ligue 1 title away from four-time-defending champions Paris Saint-Germain and making the Champions League semi-finals. Now, that seems a…

World Cup
Colombian petition for England replay a hilarious case of pot-kettle-black
17:30 Thursday 5th July 2018

I have a Russian friend who lives in Fort Lauderdale. Like most Russians I’ve met, he’s interested in politics, science, technology and football. And like most Russians, he tends to be a fatalist when it comes to the first and last…

World Cup
World Cup Round of 16: England wanted Colombia; they have them
09:30 Tuesday 3rd July 2018

The final match in the Round of 16 sees Colombia, winners of Group H; play England, runners-up of Group G. The South Americans secured back-to-back wins, beating Poland 3-0 and also securing a slender 1-0 victory over Senegal. Their…

World Cup
World Cup Group H: Senegal look to stave off onrushing Colombia
09:30 Thursday 28th June 2018

It’s a case of winner takes all on Thursday, when Senegal clash with Colombia at Samara Arena in the final round of Group H matches. The Terenga Lions have the advantage with four points on the board;  a draw will seal safe…

World Cup
World Cup Group H: Urgency is the word as both Colombia and Poland look to rebound on Match Day 2
12:30 Sunday 24th June 2018

Group H, as predicted, is the most open group in this year's World Cup. Any team can still progress. Columbia and Poland were the favourites. Los Cafeteros' run to the quarterfinal in Brazil dazzled everyone. Poland has quietly built…

World Cup
World Cup Group H: Coffee, tea, or three points? Colombia v Japan
08:30 Tuesday 19th June 2018

Colombia and Japan will kick off their World Cup campaigns on Tuesday afternoon when they meet in Saransk. The game will be the opener in Group H, which on paper looks like it might be the tightest group in the competition. Of the four Group…

World Cup
Russia 2018 World Cup Preview: Group H
12:30 Wednesday 13th June 2018

Not only is Group H home to two of the nicest kits on show in Russia - Colombia and Japan - but it is one of the most competitive. The bookies reckon Poland and Colombia will ultimately triumph, but in Senegal and Japan, Group H possesses two…

World Cup
Colombia are the darkhorses of the 2018 World Cup
17:00 Thursday 31st May 2018

It is often said that the CONMEBOL World Cup Qualifiers are the world's most difficult. The competition includes Brazil, Argentina, Ecuador, Uruguay, Colombia, Peru and Chile. So, whichever teams come out alive could have decent prospects…

Opinion
Kylian Mbappe is a potential Ballon D’Or winner
14:00 Monday 1st January 2018

The name Kylian Mbappe was virtually unknown a couple of years ago. However, the name has become a household name among football circles given the impact he has had on football despite his tender years. The 19-year-old striker enjoyed a superb…

Premier League
4 Premier League flops excelling this season in France
12:00 Thursday 26th October 2017

Almost every football player's ambition is to compete in the Premier League. For some, however, that dream can turn into a nightmare.  Unsuited to the rigorous demands of England's top tier, players have then been known to take their craft…

Rest Of The World
Conmebol World Cup Qualifying: The Stretch Run
15:00 Monday 4th September 2017

Russia 2018 is just months off. Before the New Year, all 32 participants will be known. Here's how Conmebol World Cup qualifying is set for the stretch run. In terms of member nations, Conmebol is FIFA's smallest confederation. UEFA has 55…

France
Youri Tielemans completes transfer to AS Monaco for £21.6M
12:22 Friday 26th May 2017

Young Belgian midfielder, Youri Tielemans is probably one of the most sought after footballers in Europe. The 20-year-old who plays in the middle of the park has contributed to RSC Anderlecht's title finish. Anderlecht won the Belgian Pro League…

Opinion
Newly crowned champions of France: What next for Monaco?
13:00 Saturday 20th May 2017

Leonardo Jardim finally reached the pinnacle of French football after leading Monaco to their first Ligue 1 title in 17 years. Undoubtedly, the Principality club have been the best team in the country this season and deserved to be crowned…

Opinion
The best and worst performers from the Champions League semi-finals
11:54 Friday 12th May 2017

It is official. Real Madrid and Juventus will battle for European supremacy come June 3rd at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff. Well, it didn't come as a surprise to see these two KO Atletico Madrid and AS Monaco in their respective Champions…

Opinion
Monaco v Manchester City: Expect goals galore once again
13:00 Wednesday 15th March 2017

The Champions League last 16 encounter between Manchester City and Monaco produced a thrilling spectacle in the first leg, as the English side emerged 5-3 victors. The evidence suggests history will repeat itself on Wednesday night with another…

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