Kaustubh Pandey
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Unchain him: Atletico flop needs a Premier League move soon

Thomas Lemar could easily have been a Premier League player today. Back in the winter of 2018, his move to Arsenal or Liverpool fell through. Some months later, the Frenchman headed off to Spanish giants Atletico Madrid- a move worth…

Pros and cons of Barcelona hiring Quique Setien

Barcelona’s capture of former Real Betis boss Quique Setien was a sudden occurrence. While reports were circulating about Ernesto Valverde’s potential sacking the hiring of Xavi, that never worked out. While names like Ronald Koeman and Mauricio Pochettino did draw…

‘The biggest talent’- Next season will see 17-year-old’s rise in MLS

Not many players can break into their club’s first-team at the age of 17. While breaking into the first-team is an achievement in itself, getting a good amount of gametime for it is very unique. It is a unique occurrence-…

‘Has everything’- One man will benefit most from new Barcelona manager

The appointment of Quique Setien as new Barcelona manager made many Barcelona fans happy. It is seen as a resurgence back to what they want to be, in terms of identity. Barca fans would know how the Spaniard goes about…

Build for the future: Arsenal need to spend big on defensive target

The defence has always been a problem for Arsenal. It isn’t just a case of it being an issue now. They’ve always been good in attack, scoring goals. But not letting goals in has been their downfall over the years.…

‘A real threat’- Why Liverpool can’t sell Roma target this month

Xherdan Shaqiri has been always been far from a regular at Liverpool. Whether he was meant to be one or not is anybody’s guess, but he has still come up with moments of inspiration for the Reds. It is just…

‘Born to be a striker’- Arsenal should not miss out on summer free agent

With there being uncertainty about the future of Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang at Arsenal, a lot of doubts are creeping up at the club. The Gabon international’s future could change a lot of things, apart from just their transfer plans. But the…

Reliable option: Why West Ham shouldn’t give up on Italy international

West Ham’s search for a central midfielder has already gone far and wide in the ongoing January transfer window. It has seen them draw links with would-be Tottenham signing Gedson Fernandes and former Man Utd star Marouane Fellaini. It is…

‘Confidence back’- Analysing Lazio international’s rise to stardom

It is criminal that while Robert Lewandowski has got immense praise for a high goalscoring season, Ciro Immobile hasn’t got enough of it. The Italian’s performances in the Serie A for Lazio have gone under-the-radar, despite him scoring a bucket…

‘Gutsy play’- Former Real Betis man is coming of age in MLS

A while ago, Alejandro Pozuelo had a rather flailing career to deal with. He wasn’t scoring enough and wasn’t exactly playing for the biggest clubs in the world. Be it in England, Spain or in Belgium, his career never really…