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France
Is Nicolas Pepe the real deal?
12:01 Sunday 14th July 2019

From lowly beginnings with the Angers reserves, Nicolas Pepe broke into the club’s first team. He didn't impress immediately, scoring a meagre three goals in the 2016/17 campaign. But Lille saw enough promise in the young winger to…

Premier League
Can Guardiola mark a domestic treble as progress following European troubles?
09:00 Saturday 18th May 2019

Manchester City broke records on the way to their historic double in the 2017/18 campaign. Finishing the season with 100 points meant the Sky Blues had raised the bar so high, others had to raise their game to be able to merely compete.…

European Football
Olympiacos and PAOK both set to put 100% records on the line
15:00 Sunday 30th September 2018

The Superleague Greece has always been a fascinating competition. Even though four clubs have dominated it since 1947. Those powerhouses are AEK Athens, Panathinaikos, Olympiacos Piraeus and PAOK Thessaloniki. The latter two will compete…

Transfers
Does Yaya Toure have anything to offer Olympiakos?
15:00 Sunday 2nd September 2018

Yaya Toure almost ruined an impeccable career at Manchester City with a bare-all interview regarding his relationship with manager Pep Guardiola. The Ivorian had been a powerhouse in the Citizens' midfield, playing a starring role in both…

Premier League
Where is Yaya Toure heading?
09:00 Friday 18th May 2018

Yaya Toure has been praised for being one of the best midfielders to have ever played in the Premier League but his spell is at its tail end. Toure is ready to say his goodbyes at Manchester City come season end after eight long spells…

Premier League
Will there be icing on the cake that is Yaya Toure's career?
14:00 Sunday 13th May 2018

The phrase legend is often thrown around with ease in football as top-quality players aim to leave their mark on clubs across the world while winning silverware and supporters in the process.   Describing Yaya Touré as anything…

Premier League
Why is Yaya Toure struggling to cope at Manchester City?
12:00 Friday 6th April 2018

In the last decade, there have been two Champions League finals contested between Barcelona and Manchester United. The Catalan giants won both. Memories from the first, played in 2009, are still fresh in the minds of Barcelona fans like myself.…

Football
5 footballers who supposedly dislike Pep Guardiola
21:00 Wednesday 6th December 2017

Josep Guardiola Sala is remembered as a creative, calm and composed central midfielder. Since entering into management with Barcelona in 2008, he has won a whopping 21 trophies. Throughout his remarkable managerial career, however, the Spaniard…

Opinion
Does Fernandinho deserve a new deal at Manchester City?
10:30 Tuesday 26th September 2017

If there is a lesson to be learnt from the recent transfer window, it is that the world's top clubs should avoid letting players enter into the final year of their contract to prevent a player from leaving for free the following season. The…

Opinion
Why Manchester City won't win Premier League this season
09:00 Sunday 27th August 2017

Manchester City's performance in the early season hasn't lived up to its title expectations. Despite two summers and hundreds of millions spent, the squad is to blame. Everyone is backing the Mancunian clubs to form a two-horse race for the…

Opinion
The three positions Manchester City must strengthen
19:00 Wednesday 28th June 2017

Of all the teams in the top four of the Premier League, Manchester City are the ones most in need of reinforcements. For Chelsea and Tottenham, it is now a case of fine tuning their side and adding to their squad. Liverpool is in desperate…

Opinion
Six Manchester City players face uncertain futures
14:30 Friday 7th April 2017

Pep Guardiola is expected to make major personnel changes this summer as he aims to improve his squad for next season. With six Manchester City player's contracts ending, futures remain undecided. Which stars will stay at the Etihad? Willy…

Premier League
Arsenal can expose Manchester City's weaknesses
09:00 Thursday 30th March 2017

On Sunday, Arsenal welcome free-scoring Manchester City to the Emirates. The match not only has major top four implications but will also impact Arsène Wenger's tenuous future. The French manager has been under immense pressure, losing four…

Premier League
The three most likely Premier League summer transfers
08:30 Saturday 25th March 2017

As the Premier League builds to its climax in ten games' time, transfer rumours are already coming thick and fast. With several top clubs needing to revamp rosters this summer, many incomings and outgoings will surely take place. But if we…

Opinion
Pep Guardiola forgets that goalkeepers need hands
17:00 Thursday 2nd March 2017

Joe Hart's future will be decided at the end of the season, according to Pep Guardiola, a man who has seemingly forgotten that goalkeepers need hands.