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One Step Down, Two Steps Up

Serge Gnabry had an eventful last summer. He’d just gotten off  a turbulent season where his loan deal with Tony…

Philipp Lahm: The Perfect Footballer

Retirement is never easy for a footballer. If you are lucky, you spend 20-odd years at peak physical condition, collecting…

5 Conclusions from the week of European Cup Football

Rafa Benitez; The Cup King Kevin De Bruyne is in the form of his life and is one of the…

Conclusions from the Weekend of Football

All the hype this weekend may have been about the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks Superbowl game, but that…

Top 10 Footballers of 2014 #2: Manuel Neuer

Take stock of the most important cogs in Germany’s World Cup success and Bayern Munich’s domestic triumphs and Manuel Neuer…

Top 10 Footballers of 2014 #4: Philipp Lahm

Pep Guardiola called him the “cleverest” player he has ever coached. That’s as great a compliment as they come considering…

Top 10 Footballers of 2014 #5: Arjen Robben

You know what true genius is? When you can predict an event, take every reasonable step to prevent it taking…

Top 10 Footballers of 2014 #8: Thomas Muller

Thomas Muller “Raumdeuter” which translates to “ interpreter of space” is undoubtedly one of the most versatile players in the…

5 Weekend Football Conclusions

It’s all about Alexis Sanchez at Arsenal: Some of the most exciting signings coming into the Premier League this summer…

Fergie, Moyes, van Gaal, Woodward and The Glazers: What happened to Manchester United?

Even though it’s not particularly fashionable to say such, I like David Moyes. I also admire Louis van Gaal. Whilst…

El Derbi Madrileño: A Preview of the Champions League Final

This year’s Champions League final makes for an interesting battle. Nobody was confident that an Atlético team would get past Jose…