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The Barcelona man leading a Feyenoord revolution

Dominating the Dutch league table, hopes are high in Rotterdam that a former Barca star can deliver Feyenoord a first league title win since 1999 Coming into the latest season in the Netherlands, Feyenoord’s realistic chances of a title win...
Delme LaLiga

La Liga – Barca’s ghost goal and Madrid get Real again

Real Madrid leads the way as title-chasers slip up due to a sending off and a ghost goal that was never given. Here's our Paco Polit with more from La Liga Biggest ghost goal ever doesn’t exempt Barça from criticism Luis...
AFA1

Top 5 – Simeone to Bielsa: the best Argentine managers on the planet

Argentina don't just have some of the best players on the planet. Oh no. They have some of the finest managers too. Here's Peter Coates with the best of the best 5) Eduardo Berizzo For the second consecutive year, unheralded Celta...
Monchi

Monchi – The mastermind behind success of a stunning Sevilla

Sevilla’s mastermind sporting director, Monchi, is helping to deliver a best ever season for Sevilla. But will it be a swan song before leaving La Liga? Happiness can last for months...years...decades, but it never lasts forever. Such a dichotomy has...
premier League Eredvise

Premier League poopers – Why Eredivisie aces sometimes fail to deliver

Stand-out Eredivisie players often fail to impress in the EPL with Spurs striker Vincent Janssen being the most recent example. CricketSoccer takes a look at why. All the plaudits were for Vincent Janssen. The Dutchman had just scored a league high of 27...
Chapecoense

Chapecoense prepare for football life again

Chapecoense are back in action in Brazil despite plane November's plane crash, but the rebuilding has been a tough, emotional process Following the tragedy that surrounded the airplane clash last November, Chapecoense are still looking to build their squad ahead...
Luis Suarez

Top 5: All-time golden goals for Luis Suarez

On 24th of January, Uruguay and Barcelona striker Luis Suárez hit the big 30. To celebrate his birthday, here's five of his most sizzling goals so far Luis Suárez vs. Newcastle United (2012) Every single thing was special about this goal...
Angel di Maria

Are we seeing end of days for Angel di Maria?

From Real Madrid marauder to PSG bench-sitter, Angel Di Maria decline has been slow and steady. Peter Coates asks if the rot can be stopped for the Argentine ace The ostrich is said to be able to maintain speeds of...
Delme LaLiga

La Liga: Boos at the Bernabeu & breakdown for Busquets

Rough treatment from Real Madrid fans and Eibar for Spain's big two in another wild weekend of La Liga says Paco Polit Madrid ends its two-loss streak but is booed by its fans Zinedine Zidane’s face seamlessly combined the worries the...
brasil

Top 4: Big talents looking for Brazilian breakthrough

A local XI will play for Brazil this week against Colombia. Here's four names to challenge their European rivals Brazil coach Tite has selected a 23-man squad from the local league for the friendly organized against Colombia this Wednesday in...
Luciano Narsingh

Have Swansea found their saviour? 5 decisive Dutch deals

Can a Madrid wonderkid flourish and do Swansea City have a player to save their skins? David Kraakman is going to tell us  Luciano Narsingh: PSV to Swansea City After eight years of Eredivisie football, right winger Luciano Narsingh has left...
Argentine ace Romero

Why Old Trafford is a dead-end for Argentine ace Romero

Time could be up for Argentina for Sergio Romero as Edgardo Bauza fires warning over lack of playing time “If you are not playing for your club, it is difficult to remain in the national side,” were the cautionary words...
Lionel Messi Barcelona

La Liga: Messi’s contract muddles and a Celta showdown

It's tradition time in La Liga with another muddled Messi contract and a potty-mouthed match-up at Celta Vigo. Here's Paco Polit with more tales from La Liga Certainty is a luxury nowadays. In this modern era of social media, half-baked...
Joaquin Ardaiz

5 Uruguayans to follow in Cavani’s footsteps

The South American U20 Championships are upon us. And Cricket Soccer is all over it. Coming up it's 5 outstanding Uruguayans to look out for  Nicolás Schiappacasse: Striker - Atletico Madrid B Nearly ten years ago, a 19-year-old boy from Salto,...
Julian Chicco

Top 5 – Hotshot Argentines looking for a fantastic future

It will be scout city in Ecuador for the U-20 South American Championships. Here's Peter Coates already on the case for the 5 best Argentines on show There is little doubting that Argentine youth football is experiencing a worrying lull...
Gabriel Jesus and Gabigol

Why life is still not golden for Gabriel Jesus and Gabigol

Two Gabriel's made their move from Brazil to Europe - but both are still waiting to take off, through paperwork problems & not getting on the pitch Manchester City signed Gabriel Jesus for around $33 million, the 19-year-old having caught...
Delme LaLiga

Messi Magic & Saucy Sevilla – 5 Lessons from La Liga

In the latest round of La Liga Messi shows who’s boss, and Sevilla reveals itself as a true title contender... 1) … And Jovetic ended Zidane’s streak Who could have imagined it? One week ago, Stevan Jovetic was barely more than...
AFCON 2017

AFCON 2017 – 4 teams that can grab glory in Gabon

The Africa Cup of Nations 2017 rocket is fizzing on its launch pad, ready to blast off. Here are four firm AFCON favorites looking for glory in Gabon Algeria Post World Cup 2014 – where the North African side was knocked...
Icardi

Bro-codes & Wanda-Walls: Why Icardi is in Argentina exile

Mauro Icardi could be the perfect partner for Leo Messi. But a bro-code sees the Inter ace in Argentina exile “Icardi is not part of the football family,” were the words of Diego Maradona when the iconic World Cup winner...
Ronaldo

Top 5: The Best Brazilians at Real Madrid

Marcelo celebrated ten-years at Real Madrid this week, but does he rank amongst the all-time Brazilians best-of-the-best at Real Madrid?  5) Casemiro: 2013 - present day Despite being known for his turbulence and unprofessionalism at São Paulo, Real Madrid took the...

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