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Is Thibaut Courtois back?
12:01 Tuesday 7th January 2020

For the longest time following his move from Stamford Bridge, Thibaut Courtois subjected himself to mockery. Chelsea fans revelled in the 'karma' endured by their 'ungrateful' custodian. Madridistas treated him like…

Is it time Zinedine Zidane stopped trusting in his old guard?
08:00 Monday 7th October 2019

Real Madrid are in transition. Zinedine Zidane was brought in towards the end of last season to salvage what he could from a horrific season and return Los Blancos to European football's apex. After winning three Champions Leagues…

2019/20 Real Madrid La Liga preview
19:01 Thursday 15th August 2019

They say enjoy your success while it lasts. Real Madrid surely did that winning three Champions Leagues on the bounce. Unfortunately for Los Blancos, as they say, it doesn't last. The Spanish giants are now on the opposite end of the…

Premier League
Is Jose Mourinho's third-season syndrome a myth? 
08:00 Tuesday 27th November 2018

For years now, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho endures speculation of a third-season implosion at every new club he manages. Critics believe he wears players out in the first two years, both mentally and physically, leading…

FIFA FIFPro World XI: Which players merit selection?
09:00 Thursday 13th September 2018

In the footballing galaxy, September is defined by three events; international window, Champions League and FIFA Best Awards. Of the trio, it can be argued the latter is most eagerly anticipated. Over the past decade, attempting to oust…

World Cup
World Cup Golden Ball: Who was the best player at Russia 2018?
08:30 Friday 13th July 2018

The most dramatic World Cup of our generation stages its final act on Sunday. Sixty-two matches are complete. Only one went goalless. All that scoring means there have been memorable individual performances. The Golden Ball is meant for…

World Cup
8 Real Madrid players outperforming all others in the World Cup
15:00 Saturday 30th June 2018

Real Madrid has been the top team on the planet for a while now. Four Champions Leagues in five years backs that claim. Los Blancos won those titles under two different managers. While Carlo Ancelotti and Zinedine Zidane both deserve credit,…

Why Real Madrid and Juventus both must sign centre-backs this summer
13:00 Tuesday 15th May 2018

When we think about Juventus and Real Madrid, we usually think about excellence, titles, domestic domination, and European success. We also think about world-class players such as Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric, Gareth Bale, Gonzalo Higuain,…

Premier League
Would Raphael Varane be an ideal signing for Manchester United?
10:00 Thursday 29th March 2018

With the Premier League season nearing its end and the summer transfer window at hand, rumours of new signings are beginning to gain momentum,  especially at Manchester United. Loyalists are disappointed in Jose Mourinho’s inability…

Three centre-backs Manchester United could sign this summer
17:00 Tuesday 6th February 2018

It is not a secret that Manchester United need to bolster their defensive depth for the upcoming 2018-19 season. The Red Devils have a lot of attacking options but lack clarity and variety at the back. With that in mind, here are three…

What we can learn from Real Madrid's 1-1 draw with Eibar.
12:07 Tuesday 4th October 2016

In a highly frustrating & energy-sapping contest, the UCL Champions were held to yet another draw, their fourth in all competitions and third in the league. It's the first time since 2006 that Los Blancos have gone four games without a win.…

Five players that Jose Mourinho would like to sign at Manchester United
14:30 Tuesday 24th May 2016

Manchester United have now sent Louis van Gaal packing and replaced him with arguably the greatest manager in the world; Jose Mourinho. The former Chelsea boss is a born winner, and he'll be hoping to bring that mentality back to Old Trafford…

Premier League
Transfer Analysis: Scholes Urges United To Sign Trio
13:00 Friday 18th March 2016

Manchester United legend Paul Scholes has been critical of his former team this season, however he has identified three players that he believes United should sign in order to get the Red Devils back to the top once again .