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Nuno Espirito Santo

Nuno Espirito Santo got Wolverhampton Wanderers roaring again

Wolverhampton Wanderers appear to be enjoying a dramatic upturn in fortune this season under Nuno Espirito Santo. From narrowly surviving relegation the previous campaign, they currently sit atop of the Championship standings after 16 games. A lot has changed at the Molineux in the past 16 months. Steve Morgan is no longer their Chairman; having […]

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Andrea Pirlo

Andrea Pirlo: The midfield maestro everyone loved

Italian legend, Andrea Pirlo, Monday, drew the curtain on a glittering career. The archetypal deep-lying playmaker and dead-ball maestro made his decision known at the end of New York City’s league campaign. “You know when the time has come,” the 38-year-old said. “Every day you have physical problems and you can’t train as you would […]

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Does Victor Moses deserve to be named African footballer of the year?

Last week, the nominees for the African footballer of the year award were released. Evident on the list was the name of Chelsea right-wingback, Victor Moses. After a stellar 2016-17 season, has Moses done enough for his teams to plunder an individual award? Of the 30-man shortlist by CAF for the Africa footballer of the […]

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EPL 2017/18: Manchester City 3-1 Arsenal: 4 Talking Points

On a day billed as Super Sunday, the two most offensively minded teams in the league did battle at the Etihad. Before this game, the league leaders had won 9 out of their 10 league games, setting records at other team’s expense. For Arsenal, they came into this game having already lost 3 games this […]

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If Real Madrid sack Zinedine Zidane, who could replace him?

The Frenchman may have led Real Madrid to successive Champions League titles, but his job is now under increased scrutiny. The fair-weather attitude and performance of the players right now have led fans to question whether those successes were a fluke or not. Los Blancos are currently 8 points behind league leaders Barcelona and the […]

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Four Reasons Why Manchester City Are Better Than Pep’s Barcelona Team

Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City team are currently destroying teams left, right and center. They’re undoubtedly the best team in England now and the Spaniard has also turned them into Champions League contenders. They’re so good that pundits are already comparing them to the majestic Barcelona team of 2007/08. However, I’m here to argue that this […]

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The stats which summarises Real Madrid shock loss to Tottenham

Real Madrid was a complete mess on Wednesday against Tottenham Hotspur. In one of the most shocking nights in European football, the Champions League holders succumbed to a humiliating 3-1 defeat at the hands of Spurs. It wasn’t just about the scoreline, Los Blancos simply didn’t turn up at Wembley. Their defending was pathetic; attack […]

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atletico madrid

Atletico Madrid’s Predicament Continue to Rise

Over the past four seasons, they’ve been too strong for most of their opponents both in the Spanish elite division and in the Champions League. This season, however, the story is a lot different as Diego Simeone’s men. Atletico Madrid is struggling helplessly. After a stellar run to two Champions League finals in three years; […]

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La Liga: Who Is At Fault For Real Madrid’s Poor Start?

This crazy weekend, Real Madrid left a superabundance of football betting punters red-faced when they lost to Girona in La Liga. The cracks are becoming pronounced for Los Blancos and it’s time to play the blame game. Before we go any further, let’s put Real Madrid problems into perspective. La Liga defending Champions are faltering […]

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Claude Puel

Claude Puel Must Ring The Changes At Leicester City

For Leicester City vice-chairman, Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha, the signing of Claude Puel was a breath of fresh air; he hailed Puel as the “perfect fit”. Regardless, Claude Puel must ring the changes to engender success. Else. Looking for a manager who warms up to the fans and has them singing his name? Look away from Claude […]

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