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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…

Real Madrid must keep Angel di Maria at all costs

Although Angel di Maria’s World Cup is over, after suffering what looks to be a hamstring…

Boro, Brighton & Crewe Review + Leeds United Preview

Boro, Brighton & Crewe Review + Leeds United Preview I’m afraid it’s the same old story as far as I’m concerned. The poor league form continued when we lost 2-1 at home to Middlesborough, although I’m not sure they deserved all three points. We just…

Attacking Football Arrives at West Ham Through Attacking Coach and New Signings.

Attacking Football Arrives at West Ham Through Attacking Coach and New Signings. Teddy Sheringham was brought into West Ham to bring attractive, attacking football: The type of football that Sam Allardyce’s side lacked, in a system built around the long ball. With a 3-1 win over Crystal Palace…

Tottenham’s top four aspirations will rest on Erik Lamela

Tottenham’s top four aspirations will rest on Erik Lamela It may be early in the season, but Erik Lamela has begun to show signs of his brilliant best. The silky Argentine proved instrumental in a convincing 4-0 victory at the expense of city rivals Queens…

Nottingham Forest Review & Middlesborough Preview

Nottingham Forest Review & Middlesborough Preview Okay, so Saturday’s 2-2 home draw with Forest was filled with mixed emotions as far as i’m concerned. Forest will do well this season under Stuart Pierce and they did play well on Saturday, to be…

2014/15 UEFA Champions League group stage draw

2014/15 UEFA Champions League group stage draw Thursday’s 2014/15 Champions League group stage draw in Monaco has drawn up some fascinating fixtures leaving us to ponder on what will no doubt be a very enthralling upcoming Champions League season. Eight groups containing four…

A big season ahead for Valencia CF

A big season ahead for Valencia CF A new season brings new expectations and aspirations. Valencia’s disappointing finish in 8th place last season means the only way is up. Much of is this renewed optimism for a club that has experienced financial difficulties…

Ten Reasons Why Borussia Dortmund Will Win The Bundesliga

Ten Reasons Why Borussia Dortmund Will Win The Bundesliga After defeating Bayern Munich 2-0 to lift the DFL Supercup for a second consecutive year, Borussia Dortmund looks destined to lift more silverware in the upcoming season. Early in the summer, Die Schwarzgelben’s head coach Jurgen…

Transfer Window 14/15 Analysis: FC Barcelona

Transfer Window 14/15 Analysis: FC Barcelona With only the Spanish Supercup achieved last season in an otherwise disappointing campaign, FC Barcelona have undergone a significant managerial and player overhaul. The inability to defeat Atlético Madrid on the final day of the La Liga…

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…

The Hidden Secrets behind the Success of Lionel Messi

The Hidden Secrets behind the Success of Lionel Messi Born Lionel Andres Messi Cuccittini, Messi is one of the world’s most successful soccer players. Now playing for FC Barcelona and his Argentine national team as a power forward, Messi has come a long way to…

“El Trinche” Carlovich – The Greatest Player The World Has Never Seen

“El Trinche” Carlovich – The Greatest Player The World Has Never Seen   Tomas Felipe “El Trinche” Carlovich is not like the other players I have profiled to date. For one, he is not a current active player as he played the game some 40 years ago now.…

Chivas USA Sensation Erick “Cubo” Torres Receives His First Mexican National Team Call-up

Chivas USA Sensation Erick “Cubo” Torres Receives His First Mexican National Team Call-up Chivas USA forward Erick “Cubo” Torres is one of the six foreign-based players called up by the Mexican national team for upcoming friendlies. It’s the first time Torres will get to represent his country at the…

Who Should Replace Miroslav Klose?

Who Should Replace Miroslav Klose? On Monday, Miroslav Klose, the most prolific scorer that’s ever put on a German shirt, announced his retirement from international football. The humble 36-year-old scored at will during his time 14 years with Die Mannschaft. In…

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…