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The Rising Stars of Argentine Football

With the Argentine national team embarking on a brave new era led by the recently appointed…

José Mourinho must entrust his faith into André Schürrle

A changing of the guard is slowly becoming a pertinent way of describing Chelsea’s off season…

Diego Costa: The Missing Piece of the Chelsea Jigsaw

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try, and try again. Therefore, at £32m, Diego Costa…

Ronaldinho Signing With Stoke City Would Be A Huge Mistake

This summer’s transfer window has been somewhat predictable, with clubs like Chelsea and Manchester United splashing…

Henderson comes good

Henderson comes good Jordan Henderson’s Liverpool career looked as good as over when Brendan Rodgers took over in the summer of 2012. Having been brought to the club by Kenny Dalglish when the Scot paid £20 million pounds for his…

Diamonds are Forever for Louis van Gaal

Diamonds are Forever for Louis van Gaal There was much speculation before the weekend about the team Louis van Gaal might field for Manchester United’s home game against Queens Park Rangers on Sunday. In particular, the sudden plethora of new signings and talent…

Analysing Arsenal’s Defending Against Man City

Analysing Arsenal’s Defending Against Man City The Premier League returned with a bang, as two of last season’s top four engaged in a highly entertaining clash that culminated in an exciting 2-2 draw. While Arsenal fans will be happy with the brilliant…

Welbeck to Arsenal is Perfect

Welbeck to Arsenal is Perfect Many eyebrows were raised when Danny Welbeck made his move from Manchester United to Arsenal for £16 million on a frantic Deadline day. Many Arsenal fans were and still are upset that such amount of money…

Real Madrid Off To Flying Start, Despite Sloppy Play

Real Madrid Off To Flying Start, Despite Sloppy Play Real Madrid reassured football fans and critics of Spanish football, that despite Spain’s disastrous World Cup campaign, they are still high flying and bring classic, stylish one touch football to the competition. The opener vs Swiss…

Inzaghi can take AC Milan back to greatness

Inzaghi can take AC Milan back to greatness Coach Filippo Inzaghi has all the necessary ingredients (well almost) to return the Rossoneri back to their former glory. After learning his craft while at the Primavera side (Milan’s youth team) for two years. The former…

Three Weeks In: Diego Costa

Three Weeks In: Diego Costa At the end of the 2014 Premier League season, many Chelsea fans felt that Mourinho himself would be the sole answer to daunting problems with the Chelsea squad. With talks between Costa and Mourinho beginning early…

The Bundesliga: Europe’s Best?

The Bundesliga: Europe’s Best? Forget the Premier League! Cast aside Serie A! Adios La Liga! The Bundesliga is where it’s at. Cemented as the hipster’s favourite, Germany’s top flight has evolved into arguably the most thrilling in Europe. With wonderkids…

The best moments of Portland’s MLS All-Star week

The best moments of Portland’s MLS All-Star week I was lucky enough to travel to Portland to be at the 2014 MLS All-Star game. I was able to witness exactly why Portland claims to be “Soccer City USA.” When I got off the plane,…

Five Reasons Why MLS All-Stars vs Bayern Munich Is A Must Watch

Five Reasons Why MLS All-Stars vs Bayern Munich Is A Must Watch Major League Soccer’s All-Star team takes on Bayern Munich at Providence Park on August 6. After last year’s 3-1 defeat to AS Roma, the MLS All-Stars should be very motivated against the reigning Bundesliga Champions. Even…

Frank Lampard Surprising Loan to Man City FC

Frank Lampard Surprising Loan to Man City FC After 13 legendary years, many Chelsea fans knew that the day Super Frankie Lampard left the club was imminent. What they didn’t see coming, was that after signing with New York City FC over the summer,…

Most Entertaining Teams In Major League Soccer

Most Entertaining Teams In Major League Soccer The 2014 MLS season has been quite captivating with copious amount of breathtaking goals and awe-inspiring individual displays. Even though MLS has been criticized for lacking fluid and eye-pleasing footballers like those who compete in Europe…

Real Madrid Off To Flying Start, Despite Sloppy Play

Real Madrid Off To Flying Start, Despite Sloppy Play Real Madrid reassured football fans and critics of Spanish football, that despite Spain’s disastrous World Cup campaign, they are still high flying and bring classic, stylish one touch football to the competition. The opener vs Swiss…

England Player Ratings (vs Switzerland)

England Player Ratings (vs Switzerland) Further to a display against Norway last week that BBC pundit Alan Shearer said had ‘sent him to sleep’ Roy Hodgson tweaked the formation of the England team from one with wingers to a more centralised…

The Rising Stars of Argentine Football

The Rising Stars of Argentine Football With the Argentine national team embarking on a brave new era led by the recently appointed Gerardo Martino, and the domestic competition already seeing half a dozen competitive fixtures, Argentina is fully immersed in its perennial…

Three Weeks In: Diego Costa

Three Weeks In: Diego Costa At the end of the 2014 Premier League season, many Chelsea fans felt that Mourinho himself would be the sole answer to daunting problems with the Chelsea squad. With talks between Costa and Mourinho beginning early…

Bolton Wanderers – Start as we mean to go on!

Bolton Wanderers – Start as we mean to go on! So, it’s nearly time for the start of another football season. The anticipation is unbearable, and I know every single football fan can’t wait for this Saturday, 9th August as we embark on another 9 months…

Football players who had trouble with the law

Football players who had trouble with  the law   10. Lionel Messi No jail time was served and one has to wonder if Messi was not the most gifted player in this day and age would he be free? Messi was in the middle…

A Tale of Two Halves in Toronto

A Tale of Two Halves in Toronto Toronto’s BMO Field played host to another Summer of Soccer match on Wednesday night as Tottenham Hotspur narrowly edged past a resilient Toronto FC side 3-2. It was a game of two halves as both teams…

Too Late to Change, but Is Manaus A Suitable Host City?

Too Late to Change, but Is Manaus A Suitable Host City? With England’s World Cup tie against Italy only a couple of weeks away, it’s pretty concerning that the city hosting our opening match of the campaign has been declared a state of emergency. The location of…