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Big hit or big miss: Ibiza win proves one thing about new Barcelona boss

Barcelona’s performance against Ibiza in the Copa del Rey took many by surprise. It wasn’t just the Barcelona fans who drew a shocked gaze at the scoreline, but a whole global audience was left to giggle about it too. While…

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…

‘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…

Progress report: The famous 2018/19 Frankfurt front three

Last season, Adi Hutter had one of the most frightening front-threes in European football. Eintracht Frankfurt’s trio of Luka Jovic, Sebastien Haller and Ante Rebic has caught the attention of many. In the club’s 3-4-1-2 system, they were combining impeccable…

‘Adapted well’- Barcelona can’t let this World Cup winner go

Not too long ago, Samuel Umtiti was on his way to becoming one of the best defenders in world football. That was about 18 months ago- when he took France to the pinnacle of the game in the FIFA World…

‘Absolutely not’- Real Madrid should avoid move for Liverpool target

Timo Werner has become one of the most-wanted young strikers in world football right now. Many huge clubs have been drawing links with him left, right and centre. That includes the likes of Chelsea, Manchester United and European Champions Liverpool.…

‘Great signing’- New Real Madrid deal fits club’s philosophy

It seems as though Real Madrid are set to sign another top Brazilian starlet in the former of Reinier. Years after getting Rodrygo Goes and Vinicius Junior, the Los Blancos will lay their hands on another Brazilian and try to…

A young Ndombele: Real Madrid can’t miss out on Manchester United target

Boubakary Soumare is currently one of the hottest prospects in French football. The Lille midfielder has been catching rave reviews from not just people in France, but in other parts of Europe too. L’Equipe in France have said that the…

‘Got better and better’- Barcelona should move for Leicester City defender

Leicester City might not be winning the Premier League this season, but a lot of their players are winning the hearts of many. While the likes of James Maddison, Youri Tielemans and Jamie Vardy are the standouts, it isn’t just…