Modric deserves another Ballon d’Or – Florentino Perez

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez spoke to Movistar after his side won the Spanish Supercopa by beating Athletic Club 2-0 on Sunday. Luka Modric "Winning this trophy means a lot," Perez said. "We're at the start of a new era with a coach that knows us well, a defence we have change and results have … Continue reading Modric deserves another Ballon d’Or – Florentino Perez

Should Tottenham keep Kane and Conte?

Tottenham haven't won the English title since 1961 and aside from running Leicester City close in 2015-16, they've rarely shown any sign of winning it again in the 61 years since their last success. MANCHESTER, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 28: Dele Alli of Tottenham Hotspur shoots as Chris Smalling of Manchester United attempts to tackle during the … Continue reading Should Tottenham keep Kane and Conte?

What Arsenal can do to win the Premier League again

Having failed to qualify for Europe last season, Arsenal reached their lowest ebb for a quarter of a century, and it's been a tough road back for coach Mikel Arteta. However, after a nightmare start to the season with three successive defeats, Arsenal have slowly found form and consistency and there are signs that Arteta … Continue reading What Arsenal can do to win the Premier League again

Manchester United’s biggest challenge and what they can do about it

Manchester United are in the worst position of the five teams hoping to challenge Manchester City at the top, but they're the club shouldering the most unrealistic expectations. Chelsea and Liverpool both have the ability and potential to take City on next season, while Arsenal and Tottenham are in a building process with little pressure … Continue reading Manchester United’s biggest challenge and what they can do about it

Can Liverpool win the 2021/22 EPL season?

Liverpool Biggest need: Replacing, or supporting, MOHAMED Salah and SADIO Mane Sadio Mane In terms of their best starting XIs, there's little to choose between Liverpool and Manchester City. For the past four seasons, the two teams have raised the bar with their consistency. Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool continue to be the side most likely to … Continue reading Can Liverpool win the 2021/22 EPL season?

What’s wrong with Marcus Rashford?

It's not often that Manchester United fans voice their dissatisfaction with one of their own, but during Monday's FA Cup third-round tie with Aston Villa, they did. LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 17: James Milner of Liverpool is challenged by Marcus Rashford of Manchester United during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield on October … Continue reading What’s wrong with Marcus Rashford?

How Chelsea can catch up with Manchester City

Manchester City have a 10-point lead at the top of the Premier League and are comfortably on course to win a fourth title in five seasons. Kevin De Bruyne Pep Guardiola's team, who face second-place Chelsea at the Etihad on Saturday, have become the most dominant side in English football since Manchester United won the title five times in six … Continue reading How Chelsea can catch up with Manchester City

World’s oldest footballer Kazuyoshi Miura signs new contract

Kazuyoshi Miura, a Japanese soccer player who holds the Guinness World Record for oldest goalscorer, has just signed a new contract, according to Axios. Kazuyoshi Miura The 54-year-old athlete, also known as "King Kazu," inked a deal with the Suzuka Point Getters of the fourth-tier Japan Football League. "I am grateful for the opportunity to play … Continue reading World’s oldest footballer Kazuyoshi Miura signs new contract

Man City’s revenue exceeds United’s first time ever

Manchester City’s revenue exceeded arch rivals Manchester United for the first time last year, the Premier League champions revealed in their latest financial accounts on Wednesday. City reported club record revenue of £569.8 million for their title-winning 2020/21 season. That was a revenue increase of 19 percent on the previous year, with an overall profit of £2.4 million. Across Manchester, United, … Continue reading Man City’s revenue exceeds United’s first time ever

Wilfried Zaha makes first AFCON appearance as Ivory Coast beat Equatorial Guinea 1-0

Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha made his first Africa Cup of Nations 2021 appearance on Wednesday night as the Ivory Coast overcame Equatorial Guinea 1-0 to open their campaign. Wilfried Zaha The attacker's Palace teammates Jordan Ayew and Cheikhou Kouyaté made their first appearance at this year's tournament earlier in the week. The trio's sides, Ghana, … Continue reading Wilfried Zaha makes first AFCON appearance as Ivory Coast beat Equatorial Guinea 1-0