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Champions of Europe's top 5 leagues

Who will be Champions of Europe’s top 5 leagues this season?

With less than 10 games left to play in nearly all of Europe’s top 5 leagues, it’s time to pull out the books and start making those stakes on who finishes the top leagues in the first position. In this piece, I’ll do a quick run through of which clubs are most likely to end […]

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Tactical Analysis: West Brom vs. Arsenal

Tactical Analysis: West Brom vs Arsenal: Back 6, zonal marking & Disorganised build-up.

After cooling dispatching of Lincoln City 5-0 last weekend, the Gunners looked to return to winning ways in the league with a trip to the Hawthorns. Having lost three out of their last four league games, both Wenger and the fans were expecting a strong response from the players. What stood in their way was […]

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Manchester United's maiden Europa League title

Would this be Manchester United’s maiden Europa League title?

Get in here you Manchester United faithful and let’s discuss your European title possibilities this year.As we all know, one of the greatest football clubs in English football is Manchester United – without much argument. Manchester United is the first English football club to compete in the Champions League, then known as the European cup. […]

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Kylian Mbappé Lottin

Kylian Mbappé Lottin – A world-beater in the making for Monaco

I was having a usual soccer conversation with a friend, and he asked me the question: “who do you think is the best teenager in European football at the moment? Kylian Mbappé Lottin was my reply. I won’t go into further details of that conversation.However, in this piece, I’ll show you all you need to […]

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Shakespeare has transformed Leicester City

Craig Shakespeare has transformed Leicester City

Leicester City might’ve found a solution to all their problems in the mode of one man – Craig Shakespeare. The 53-year-old English manager Shakespeare has transformed Leicester City and the Foxes now have some real bite in them.The story of Leicester City is one that has generated a lot of media traction in the last […]

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3-4-3 formation

Talking Tactics: The 3-4-3 Formation is here to stay

Although it has been around for decades it wasn’t until the beginning of 2016 that the 3-4-3 formation became somewhat of a ‘thing’ (popular), as most soccer managers chose to overlook it. Growing up as an ardent soccer follower and being someone who would not miss any opportunity to have a view of the lineup […]

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic off to la galaxy

Zlatan Ibrahimović will be better off at LA Galaxy

Zlatan Ibrahimović has proved everyone wrong since joining Manchester United last summer. The 35-year-old Swede has been in monstrous form for Manchester United so far this season. Ibrahimović joined Manchester United for free, on a one-year contract. Even though his contract has the option of another one-year extension, it meant that his future would come […]

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fanendo adi

MLS: Portland Timbers has a bully in Fanendo Adi

Portland Timbers are doing well for themselves in the Major League Soccer (MLS) this term. The team from Portland, Oregon has raced to an early lead in the recently started MLS campaign after two back to back victories, one of which includes a rare away victory against the mighty LA Galaxy – their first away […]

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Manchester United Need to Overcome their Reliance on Ibrahimovic

Manchester United’s season certainly hasn’t gone as planned. For all the money spent in last summer’s transfer window, the one player they signed on a free transfer, has been their best player thus far. As United look to secure a top-four finish this term, Zlatan Ibrahimovic is the man they’ve been turning to for a […]

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Why Antonio Conte has been the best Premier League manager

Why Antonio Conte has been the best Premier League manager this season

Tactically speaking, who would you say has been the best Premier League Manager this season? If you’d be fair and objective, you’ll give it to Antonio Conte without a blink. The Italian manager has torn up the tactics textbook, leaving every other Premier League manager grappling for second place behind him (including the highly-regarded Pep […]

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