Julian Nagelsmann Tests Positive for COVID-19

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Bayern Munich boss Julian Nagelsmann has tested positive for COVID-19, the club has announced. Julian Nagelsmann Tests Positive for COVID-19 Benfica Win Missed Nagelsmann travelled to Benfica expecting to take his usual seat on the touchline. He stayed in the team hotel after developing a ‘flu-like infection’, while assistants Dino Toppmoller and Xaver Zembrod oversaw […] READ MORE


Gianni Infantino: The Return of Sepp Blatter’s Legacy

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Earlier this week, FIFA president Gianni Infantino was making more noise. This time it was not focused on the biennial World Cup. Instead, he announced his latest dream: Isreal co-hosting the World Cup with their Arab neighbours, including Palestine. Such an event would be poignant. Is it realistic? Far from it. What the statement shows […] READ MORE



Manchester City Midfielder Phil Foden Closing in on New Deal

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Manchester City midfielder Phil Foden is close to agreeing to a new contract with the Premier League champions, The Athletic’s Daniel Taylor and Rhodri Cannon report. Manchester City Midfielder Phil Foden Nearing Contract Extension Fresh Terms for Phil Foden Foden is expected to sign a new deal with Manchester City, despite the 21-year-old’s current contract […] READ MORE


Preston North End Owner Trevor Hemmings Dies Aged 86

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Preston North End owner Trevor Hemmings has died at the age of 86. Preston North End Owner Trevor Hemmings Dies Preston North End Confirmed the News on Monday Night Preston North End announced Trevor Hemmings’ passing in a statement on Monday night. The club said: “Preston North End Football Club can sadly confirm the devastating […] READ MORE


Derby County Appeal Points Deduction

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Derby County’s administrators have made an appeal against their 12-points deduction to an independent panel, the EFL has said. The governing body handed Derby County the automatic punishment after Mel Morris placed the club into administration. Derby County Appeal Points Deduction Covid impact The statement read: “The Administrators at Derby County have lodged an appeal […] READ MORE


FIFPro Seeking Player Protection Reforms

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Discussions on the football calendar and player workload have been hot topics for a long time now. Managers cite player burnout all the time. Workload was mentioned during the Champions League reforms process and it is why the introduction of the European Conference League is not a good idea. Project Big Picture even brought the […] READ MORE



The Transformation of QPR Striker Lyndon Dykes

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While Lyndon Dykes may have celebrated his 26th birthday on Thursday, October 7, there is a lot more for him to cheer about beyond that. He consolidated his place as Queens Park Rangers’ main striker and started the season in great form. Dykes is also a regular member of the Scottish national squad, with the […] READ MORE