I’ve been a Manchester United fan my whole life and by far my favourite season to follow was the 2016/17 season. While I remember watching the club lift the Champions … Continue Reading Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Manchester United: A Perfect Pair
After discussing Kenny Lala and his importance to Strasbourg, let’s look at Toulouse midfielder Ibrahim Sangaré. A player I’ve already discussed on more than one occasion, let’s look at why … Continue Reading PLAYER ANALYSIS: Ibrahim Sangare and The Best of Ligue 1 #2
While most of the transfer news this summer is focused on Real Madrid, it seems we’ve all forgotten about their local rivals. Last summer, Atletico spent a huge £141 million … Continue Reading Where Do Atletico Madrid Go From Here?
With Allegri leaving the club at the end of the season, Juventus are in a place of difficulty. They spent a lot of money on players who were at their … Continue Reading Maurizio Sarri to Juventus: A Good Move?
While there was plenty to discuss regarding the clash between Switzerland and Portugal, it is this fixture that is by far the most exciting. Both teams here escaped groups that … Continue Reading The Netherlands vs England – UEFA Nations League Semi-Final Preview
With my focus recently being on improving teams throughout Europe and bringing attention to players who have had stand out seasons, it can be easy to forget that the UEFA … Continue Reading Portugal vs Switzerland – UEFA Nations League 2019 Semi-Final Preview
As I have reiterated, Ligue 1 sides contain some talents that big clubs should be keeping an eye on. With Marcus Thuram already covered, we’ll move on to another player … Continue Reading PLAYER ANALYSIS: Kenny Lala and The Best of Ligue 1 #1
One matter regarding the big clubs in Europe that can be frustrating is the lack of risks some of them rarely ever take. When there are so many young talents … Continue Reading PLAYER ANALYSIS: Marcus Thuram and Safe Risks for Big Clubs
‘The Bundesliga dropoff’ is a term I like to associate to a consistent pattern that occurs in the German top flight. Whenever a team (that isn’t Bayern Munich) has a … Continue Reading PLAYER ANALYSIS: Jerome Roussillon and Wolfsburg’s Recovery
Stats have always had an involvement in football. Many like to believe that the use of statistics in football has only been relevant since Opta began using them back in … Continue Reading PLAYER ANALYSIS: Romelu Lukaku and Overperforming Expected Goals
Out of the many players I’ve covered, not a single player has come from Serie A, and there is one simple reason why. The Italian top flight just isn’t as … Continue Reading PLAYER ANALYSIS: Sergej Milinkovic-Savic and Selling at the Right Time
Since his title of one season wonder was successfully shaken off thanks to back to back golden boot winning seasons, there has been much discussion on Tottenham finding a player … Continue Reading PLAYER ANALYSIS: Jean-Philippe Mateta and Harry Kane’s Backup
With football being an ever-evolving sport, there are trends that will come in and out of style. Whether it’s the back three, natural wingers or target men, new systems and … Continue Reading PLAYER ANALYSIS: Yussuf Poulsen and The Joy of Partnerships
The evolution of the defensive midfielder is a fascinating one. From the physical destroyers in Keane and Gattuso to intelligent readers of the game in Alonso and Busquets. The next … Continue Reading PLAYER ANALYSIS: Tanguay Ndombele and the Mousa Dembele Effect
It seems like criticising PSG is a club I consistently criticise, and for good reason. They sacrifice building a good team for the sake of shirt sales. While a very … Continue Reading PLAYER ANALYSIS: Giovani Lo Celso and PSG’s Mistakes
With Paris crashing out of Europe in the round of 16 for a third time in a row, questions are going to be asked. What makes this different to the … Continue Reading PLAYER ANALYSIS: Ander Herrera and Improving PSG