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“Makes Van Dijk a better player” – Liverpool man key to 100% start in the Premier League

Former Liverpool defender Stephen Warnock has said that Joel Matip makes Virgil van Dijk a better defender. Following Liverpool’s hard-fought 1-0 victory over promoted side Sheffield United at Bramall Lane on Saturday, Warnock talked about the pair in an interview…

“I am the best player by far”: Ibrahimovic looks set to back claims up following earlier comments on Vela comparisons

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Carlos Vela are the most dominant players in the MLS, and their rivalry has been the talk of the league for the last couple of months. The rivalry started in July of this year, in an interview before the LA derby…

Odegaard off: Why Real Madrid would be crazy to let him join Wolves in January

Wolverhampton Wanderers are tracking Real Madrid’s Real Sociedad playmaker Martin Odegaard, according to the Mirror. The ambitious Molineux club has reportedly sent spies to Spain’s Basque Country to scout the Norwegian talent after a string of stellar performances in La…

Fine fines: Barcelona fined €300 for Griezmann but what other weird fines have happened?

Reports from 26 September 2019 stated that Barcelona were issued a fine of only €300 by the Spanish football federation (RFEF) after they were adjudged to have broken the rules in their pursuit of Antoine Griezmann whom they signed for…

Goals galore: Is it Dortmund vs Frankfurt for the Torjägerkanone winner?

Paco Alcacer is going up against a lot of interesting strikers in the Bundesliga this season who are proven goalscorers and will hope to stake their claim on the Torjägerkanone prize, including last season’s winner Robert Lewandowski and new Eintracht…

“The piece that makes it work”: Zidane must rely on this forward to help turn it around

Karim Benzema really stepped up for Real Madrid following the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus last season. This season, he has also hit the ground running and looks set to repeat his performances from last season which turned out…

Dortmund vs Werder Bremen: The Nuri Sahin Derby

When people think of Borussia Dortmund, they think of The Yellow Wall – the greatest fans in the world. Of Jurgen Klopp and his record-breaking team. Of the famous 4-1 victory in the first leg of the 2013 Champions League…

#ValverdeOut: Does Valverde deserve the hate he’s getting from fans?

After last season’s epic Champions League loss to Liverpool, Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu made it clear that he was going to stick with Ernesto Valverde ahead of next season, to the ire of many fans of the club. Barcelona…

Tactical decision: Giampaolo has big call to make over two new signings

AC Milan under Marco Giampaolo look solid on paper but have started the season very slowly. The attack is lacking bite and this is a worry considering the fact that they acquired Ante Rebic and Rafael Leao during the summer…

Sell and replace: Ajax might choose to cash in but they are set for UCL progress

Before this season, nobody would have genuinely considered Ajax a threat in the Champions League. This season, they are on the radar of all the big clubs, and it’s not just for players they can poach from the very young…