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Reality check: Is Guendouzi all that “golden” or is he thriving because of the Arsenal situation?

When Arsenal launched their new Adidas kit video ad back in July ahead of the new season, the likes of Mesut Ozil, Sead Kolasinac, Hector Bellerin and a couple of other Arsenal stars took the spotlight. In the video, Mesut…

Slow and steady: Barcelona must be patient with this La Masia prospect

If you never heard the name Ansu Fati before the current season, you can be forgiven. Until a couple of weeks ago, neither had the majority of Barcelona fans. The youngster’s Barcelona career has gone better than anyone could have…

CR700: How many more goals can Ronaldo score at Juventus?

Just when you think there can be no more, Cristiano Ronaldo always finds a way to do better. The Juventus man scored his 700th career goal on Monday evening as the Portugal star struck against Ukraine in their Euro 2020…

El Clasico consequences: The international break “disaster” strikes Real Madrid once again

International breaks are insufferable for many Madridistas. This past week, 12 first-team players left the capital for national team duties. Even though the club promotes these players showcasing their talents on that stage, it is a double-edged sword. When a…

Player watch: How have Barcelona’s summer signings fared so far

The efforts of Barcelona to bring Neymar back from his Paris Saint-Germain “situation” was one of the most predictable, drawn-out sagas we’ve been subject to in recent memory. It was, however, overshadowing of the players who did succeed in moving…

Problem solved: AC Milan sale of star could open the door for 31y/o World Cup winner

It’s no longer news that Hakan Calhanoglu has largely disappointed and was one of the underperforming players during the sour reign of Marco Giampaolo. In what could be rather surprising news, Milan could be open to selling the Turkish international…

Time to listen: Young signing told how to overcome his shaky start at Juventus

Life comes at you fast especially if you’re Matthijs De Ligt. From winning the best player of the season award in the Eredivise to struggling for decent performances with new side Juventus, it would appear the defender’s struggles in the…

Good timing: Big signing’s late arrival could be the long-term positive Real Madrid need

A quick look at the La Liga table would suggest that Real Madrid are in good shape, with Zinedine Zidane’s side two points clear at the top after eight games so far. However, Los Blancos have still faced a considerable…

Same old story: Real Madrid ace angry at fans over unfair treatment

Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has cut a frustrated figure at the Santiago Bernabeu this season, and he’s reportedly not happy with the way the fans have treated him. It isn’t easy playing for Real Madrid. Pressure comes at players…

Blessing in disguise: Juventus star’s failed transfer could be positive for player and the club

Paulo Dybala will always be the one that got away for Tottenham in the summer of 2019. Having brought Tanguy Ndombele to north London at the start of July, transfer deadline day was always going to be frantic for the…