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Champions League Winners and Losers

"Crumbling once can happen, twice is really terrible at this level. Never did it look like Barcelona were going to react after conceding the second goal, and there was plenty of time to do it" WINNERS Jurgen Klopp The man behind the...
Kompany

The Grand Weekend Winners and Losers

The top European football leagues had a weekend that was not ordinary by accounts. Giants have fallen in England and minnows are a few steps from paradise in Italy and Spain. And Bayern Munchen... are doing what Bayern Munich...
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Champions League Winners and Losers

Fresh after securing a league title, it seems, Barcelona have now virtually qualified for their first UEFA Champions League final since 2015. Ajax keeps on shinning like a bright star.... WINNERS Lionel Messi The Argentinian had the whole Camp Nou chanting his...
Barcelona

The Grand Weekend Winners and Losers

Barcelona clinched a league title, Manchester City took a huge step to theirs while PSG and Neymar found another way to reach a new low this season WINNERS Barcelona It is finally official - Barcelona are champions of La Liga. Their eighth...
Sevilla

Sevilla’s fight for fourth and the future

Finishing in fourth and the Champions League is set to be make or break for Sevilla's future as the Spanish giant tries to find its way forward April 2019 fact: there’s no official confirmation regarding Sevilla’s head coach for the...
Neymar

Neymar starts Reboot 2 ahead of Copa America

Despite bad news concerning a three-match Champions League ban next season, Neymar must stay focussed on the Copa America comeback trail Neymar's mega-money move to Paris Saint Germain has been ruined so far because of injuries. Just like last season,...
Manchester City

The Madcap Midweek Winners and Losers

The Manchester Derby may have settled the Premier League title race, Barcelona were made to wait while Lazio fans dug a new hole for Italian football WINNERS Manchester City Silky, smooth, brilliant, lethal. The Manchester Derby at Old Trafford could have been...
unai emery

The Sparky Weekend Winners and Losers

From a couple of title clinchers in France and Italy to some big teams missing big opportunities in the Premier League, here are the weekend winners and losers Winners Juventus The best way to forget the Champions League failure is winning the...
Roberto Firmino

Why Firmino is Brazil’s real super striker

Look at the performances, not the stats is the rule when looking at why Roberto Firmino is Brazil's best bet to lead the line in Copa America Roberto Firmino's numbers may suggest that the Liverpool-man is not as good as...
Ajax

The Champions League Winners and Losers

An epic week in the Champions League saw Pep Guardiola failing to step-up once again while Ajax upset the Old Lady - here are the winners and losers WINNERS Ajax Terrific. Unreal. Pure football magic. After demolishing Real Madrid at the Santiago...
LaLiga

Sevilla lead the way in La Liga’s derby day

With a floundering Real Madrid relegated to the Monday night doom zone, a set of demolition derbies stood proud in La Liga With the championship race already settled (it’s only a matter of when and how, even if Barça continue...
Mohamed Salah

The demanding weekend winners and losers

Liverpool keeps on keeping on while PSG and Juventus suffer double disasters to blow title-clinching chances. Here are the weekend winners and losers... WINNERS Liverpool A Mohamed Salah wonder-strike and another goal by Sadio Mane to get rid of Chelsea and overtake...
Champions League

The Champions League Winners and Losers

Cristiano Ronaldo made a case for the competition being named after his in as Barcelona did the business in Old Trafford. Here are the Champions League winners and losers WINNERS Cristiano Ronaldo Call it the Cristiano League. Now on 125 Champions League...
Alex Sandro

Alex v Alex: the battle for Brazil’s left wing

With Marcelo and Filipe now fading forces, an Alex Telles v Alex Sandro battle is brewing to run Brazil's left wing in Copa America One of Brazil's biggest problems in the past few World Cup tournaments has been the fullbacks....
Iago Aspas

Iago Aspas – the living legend of Celta Vigo

Why Celta Vigo fans would fund a statue of Iago Aspas outside their stadium after this season's relegation-battling heroics The weather was awful on Sunday when Celta and Real Sociedad duked it out at a stormy Balaidos, with quite different...
Bayern Munich

The tasty weekend winners and losers

From Bayern Munich's sign of superiority over their title rivals to a potentially season-ending display from Diego Costa - here are the weekend's winners and losers WINNERS Bayern Munich What looked like a terrible season for Bayern Munich has just turned...
Champions League

The Great Champions League Predictions

The Champions League quarter-finals have arrived with the Premier League launching a five-team assault on the the final four - but how many will succeed? Our Vieri Capretta predicts... Tottenham v Manchester City A Premier League special, as Spurs show off...
Real Madrid

A dream comes true for Real Madrid’s main man

A decades-long dream come true was announced by Florentino Perez and Real Madrid this week - a stunning new signing for the club...but it wasn't a star player  In a sense, it resembled the proverbial cutting of an inauguration ribbon,...
David Neres

David Neres – Brazil’s missing link up front

Just in time for Copa America, David Neres, a new attacking talent raised at Ajax could produce the perfect forward trident for Brazil Brazilian football has always produced some of the most talented players in the world, but the situation...
Barcelona

The hefty weekend winners and losers

From the brilliance of Lionel Messi, the luck of Liverpool and a weekend to forget in Milan, here are the big winners and losers Winners Liverpool After Manchester City’s victory the day before on Saturday, Liverpool had only one way to respond...

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