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Missed opportunity: Real Madrid’s failure to pounce on Barcelona slip could cost them

Real Madrid fans were in a buoyant mood before their kick-off on Saturday. Earlier in the day, Barcelona had lost at Levante and a win at home to Real Betis would see Los Blancos move into a two-point lead at…

Unai Emery must bring in these two game changers for a change in Arsenal’s fortunes

Unai Emery must start Mesut Ozil and Lucas Torreira for Arsenal against Wolverhampton Wanderers. After all, facing Wolves at home won’t be an easy task for Ozil or Emery, even at home. Last season the Gunners took only a single…

Fixture Fracas: Pioli unlucky to have joined Milan in a “difficult” time

When Stefano Pioli was appointed Milan boss after an abysmal run of games under Marco Giampaolo, the aim was to bring back good fortunes back to the Rossoneri or at least a more positive run of results to say the…

2-1 specialists: How long can Juventus continue to grind out results like this?

Juventus gained three more points after victory against Genoa to continue their unbeaten start to the season. 2-1 was once again the result. Not that Sarri would mind whatever scoreline (as long as it’s a win) but the signs are…

Momentum: Three key reasons Man United’s win against Chelsea suggests a change in direction

Victory for Manchester United against Chelsea at the Bridge on Wednesday night meant that the Red Devils have won three away(emphasis on away) games from three in all competitions. Something that would have been viewed as unfathomable after drawing against…

Trust the kids: Real Madrid’s pursuit of World Cup winner could hamper player development

Recent reports have suggested that Madrid have officially stamped summer 2020 as a return date to Paris Saint Germain with a bid for their star forward and World Cup winner, Kylian Mbappe. Asides the Neymar merry-go-round to Barcelona, another of…

Key numbers show Barcelona have over-performed and deserve to be top of La Liga

Eleven games into the season and Barcelona have shaken off their early-season woes to establish their dominance over the top tier in Spain, having played a game less than other clubs in La Liga. Going into the weekend round of…

Xhaka’s reaction to Arsenal “incident” could bring lots of ripple effects

It’s bad enough that Arsenal are struggling to be coherent with their free-flowing style of football they’re largely known for. It’s even worse to then imagine that the Gunners are without a win in their last two Premier League games…

Mick McCarthy calls for fringe players to step up ahead of crucial game against Denmark

The Green Army of Ireland have it all to play for when they face Denmark in their final game of their EURO 2020 campaign. A win for Mick McCarthy’s side against Denmark on the 18th of November would be enough…

Injury to Liverpool key player could open the door for 22-year-old

Joel Matip looks set to spend some time on the sidelines following an ongoing knee problem which appears to have been aggravated. The centre-half wasn’t deemed fit enough to play against Spurs at the weekend, with Jurgen Klopp opting to…