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Arsenal’s Unai Emery U-turn

Just as I gave credit to Arsenal for hiring Mikel Arteta as its new manager, The Gunners make a U-turn and go with Unai...

World Cup 2018 venues – Kaliningrad Stadium

I was thinking for a while in which order to present the World Cup stadiums and I decided to start from the westernmost host...

The resurgence of Memphis Depay

Will Memphis Depay follow the footsteps of Kevin De Bruyne and Mohamed Salah as the next Mourinho mistake? It’s actually pretty astounding when you realize...

Top leagues weekend review (May 19-20)

Lyon, Inter, Eintracht Frankfurt and Chelsea were the big winners in the last weekend of European top 5 leagues football that saw Andres Iniesta...

Jose Mourinho beaten at his own game

It doesn't happen very often that Mourinho gets a taste of his own medicine, but that's exactly what happened yesterday in the FA Cup...

Why is Niko Kovac not the right man for Bayern?

Don’t get me wrong. I think Niko Kovac is one of the best young managers at the moment. I just don’t believe he’s the...

Why is Mikel Arteta a great hire by Arsenal?

Among so many choices, Arsenal decided to go with one of his own. It's a bold decision that could turn out to be the...

Top leagues weekend preview (May 19-20)

Two cup finals and some intense encounters in Italy and France is what awaits in the last weekend of Europe's top leagues. LaLiga Here we are....

What’s the reason for Juventus’ Serie A domination?

Buying players and selling players. This aspect of football is often taken for granted. Not in Juventus, though. In 2006, Juventus was involved in probably...

Players who should leave their clubs this summer

These are players who I think must leave their clubs this summer, starting with Inter's Mauro Icardi. Mauro Icardi - Icardi means everything to Inter, which...

Young prospects in football – Ryan Sessegnon

Have you heard about the new golden boy of English football? No. Well, you have now. His name is Ryan Sessegnon and as of this...

Just how special was Manchester City’s 100-point season?

Fabulous, fantastic, astounding, astonishing, unbelievable, flabbergasting, mind-blowing are just some of the adjectives that can be used to describe Manchester City's 100-point season. When you...

What happened to Barcelona should have never happened

All the Catalans strived for all season long was ruined in a nightmarish night in Levante on Sunday. The worst part of it is...

Top 5 leagues weekend review (May 11-13)

The English Premier League and the German Bundesliga are done, Barcelona's undefeated season came to an astonishing halt and Juventus was officially crowned as...

Hiring Roberto Mancini is a terrible mistake

Roberto Mancini is reportedly on the verge of becoming Italy’s new national team manager. I’m utterly disappointed by the decision. Here’s why. First of all,...

Is it unethical to communicate with a player from another club?

Barcelona’s relentless and public pursuit of Antoine Griezmann has annoyed Atletico Madrid and rightfully so. It bags the question: Is it unethical and if...

Young prospects in football – Amadou Haidara

After his performances in the Europa League for Austria’s Red Bull Salzburg, Amadou Haidara is one of the most popular names in the scouting...

Top 5 leagues weekend preview (May 11-13)

We will be witnessing the last rounds in England and Germany this weekend, where the European faiths of teams such as Hoffenheim, Borussia Dortmund,...

English Premier League breakout players

The list includes three players from the Champions League finalist Liverpool and two players from the surprise of the season Burnley. Andrew Robertson On July 21...

Why a league of only the best European clubs should never...

Combining the elite clubs from across Europe into one league seems like an enticing idea, but it shouldn't be done. Here's why. There was an...

PSG ease to victory, but at a cost

French champions Paris Saint-Germain coast to a routine 4-0 win over Toulouse, but lose two stars in the process. BBC Sport have reported on PSG's...