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frank de boer

Club Owners Impatience Shown In Frank de Boer’s Sacking

Following Frank De Boer sacking, the Dutch tactician has become the first managerial casualty of the season. Fired after just five games, 77 days into his new job; the firing of the former Ajax manager elucidates the sickening impatience of modern-day club owners. Usually, in the political sphere, public office holders call for an assessment […]

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How Arsenal can beat Chelsea on Sunday

This Sunday, Arsenal will make the daunting trip to Stamford Bridge as they face the reigning Premier League Champions in an early top 4 clash. The Blues started the season with a shock defeat at home to Burnley, but since then they’ve maintained a 100% record, beating Tottenham, Everton & Leicester City. While on the […]

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Ander Herrera

Ander Herrera Needs More Playing Time Under Mourinho

He was so phenomenal last season, named Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year for 2016. But a new season has brought new fortunes for Ander Herrera. The Spaniard now finds himself slipping into the fringes at Manchester United. Ander Herrera has done enough to get more playing time under Jose Mourinho. One of the […]

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Xavi Simons

What makes Barcelona youngster Xavi Simons special?

Barcelona wonder-kid, Xavi Simons, may only be 14 but is more famous than most professional footballers. We delve deeper into what exactly makes the Dutch prodigy unique, aside from his eye-catching shock of blond hair. The turn of the millennium wasn’t particularly a favourable one in Barca’s history. Fresh from claiming their 16th La Liga […]

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Julian Draxler

Julian Draxler suffering from PSG’s financial muscle

Some time ago in January, Julian Draxler made a grand switch to Paris Saint-Germain and instantly became a hit. Eight months after, the German now find himself at a crossroad, scrabbling for the remains from Unai Emery’s team. One prevalent trait of most high-spending clubs is that they never seem to get tired of splashing […]

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Chelsea, Lukaku &Sanchez: The winners and losers from World Cup qualifiers

September international breaks have always been the odd one. When clubs are sprouting to get into the swing of things, the uninteresting national team football just shows its ugly face. But unlike many others, the just concluded break wasn’t totally boring. Perhaps due to the intense nature of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers. Yet, […]

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PSG - Paris Saint-German

Will Paris Saint-German Get Sanctioned By UEFA?

Following the insane money they spent in bringing Neymar Junior to Paris, French giant, Paris Saint-Germain is set to be investigated by UEFA for a suspected breach of Financial Fair Play (FFP) regulations. Will PSG escape a UEFA sanction, or will the football governing body find irregularities with the Parisians? Since the turn of the […]

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wilfried bony

Wilfred Bony Back Where He Started In The Premier League

In 2014, Wilfred Bony set the Premier League alight with his tenacity, skill and goalscoring prowess. He ended the year as the most prolific striker in the division and earned himself a lucrative move to the Premier League crème de la crème. Two years on, Wilfred Bony is back where he started. When Wilfred Bony […]

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Ravel Morrison

From Manchester United to Mexico: Ravel Morrison’s fall from grace

Once heralded as Manchester United’s new golden boy, Ravel Morrison now finds himself striving to salvage his crippling and peripatetic career in the depths of the Mexican League with Atlas FC. His recent move further raises the question as to what exactly went wrong for one of England’s most prodigious talent. If there was one […]

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Japan

Japan’s historic path to Russia 2018

Japan became the third country to book a place at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, joining host Russia, Brazil and Iran. A convincing 2-0 victory over Australia in their penultimate Group B clash on Thursday confirmed their tickets for the big dance in the European nation. Takuma Asano beat the offside trap to volley home […]

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