International Football

Oxford United
Dale Ventham, Editor - Jun 5, 2022

It was a week of international news for Oxford United this week with a couple of youngsters being called up to represent their countries. Also, the club announced their pre-season friendlies ahead of another campaign of League One football. #oufc centre back James Golding has received his first call-up to the Republic of Ireland Under […]


Nations League predictions
Sebastian Stiernspetz - May 7, 2022

The 2022-23 UEFA Nations League season kicks off in less than a month, making this an appropriate time to forecast how the tournament will unfold. This is is the first in a series of articles that will predict every group, starting with League D and moving up until League A is completed. More specifically, the […]

Yugoslavia Euro 1992
Sebastian Stiernspetz - Apr 8, 2022

Yugoslavia were banned from Euro 1992 mere days before the tournament was scheduled to be played, due to its currently ongoing civil war. But what if they weren’t? How would they have performed? Yugoslavia were one of the best teams in Europe at the time, being ranked 7th in the world and winning a qualification […]

England Women Captain

Arsenal defender Leah Williamson has been named England Women captain for this summer’s European Championship. The 25-year-old had been wearing the armband on a temporary basis until manager Sarina Wiegman was able to assess the entire squad. However, further injury setbacks to former captain Steph Houghton has left the former Netherlands boss with a decision […]

world cup draw
Matthew Foley - Apr 1, 2022

The 2022 FIFA World Cup draw took place in Doha, Qatar on Friday evening. England fans will be somewhat relieved to learn that they have been drawn in Group B alongside the USA, Iran, and either Wales, Scotland or Ukraine, setting up some potentially fiery fixtures in households around Great Britain and the rest of […]

Egypt Senegal Racism
Matt Jarvis - Mar 30, 2022

BBC Sport have confirmed that an official racism claim has been submitted by the Egypt national team following their World Cup qualifying exits at the hands of Senegal. Senegal Fans Accused After Racism Claim Submitted by Egypt Egypt have lodged an official complaint, claiming their team was subjected to racism by Senegal fans. More ⬇️ […]

Roberto Mancini
Alexander Ayling - Mar 28, 2022

Roberto Mancini has said he will discuss plans for the future with the Italian Football Federation, and has hinted he will be happy to continue as manager of the national team despite Italy’s failure to qualify for the World Cup. The winners of last summer’s European Championships were shocked by North Macedonia in their World […]

Oxford United
Dale Ventham, Editor - Mar 27, 2022

Despite not having a game this week, there is still plenty to cover in our Oxford United weekly round-up. Karl Robinson reached four years in charge at the club, a youth player signed his first professional contract and one of Oxford’s squad players penned a contract extension. Oxford United Weekly Round-Up: International Weekend Means No […]

World Cup play-offs
Matthew Foley - Mar 25, 2022

Italy crashed out of the World Cup play-offs on Thursday night after suffering a 1-0 loss to North Macedonia in Palermo. It will be the second time in a row the Azzurri miss out on the World Cup, after failing to qualify for the 2018 tournament. Unconvincing Italy Lose in World Cup Play-Off Tie European […]

UEFA qualifying
Sebastian Stiernspetz - Mar 23, 2022

The UEFA qualifying play-offs for the 2022 FIFA World Cup are approaching. It’s therefore somewhat feasible to make accurate predictions. This is the third and final article that will predict what the final three European teams to clinch their spot in Qatar will be. Path C consists of Portugal, Turkey, Italy, and North Macedonia. Two […]

UEFA qualifying
Sebastian Stiernspetz - Mar 23, 2022

The UEFA qualifying play-offs for the 2022 FIFA World Cup are approaching. It’s therefore somewhat feasible to make accurate predictions. This is the second of three articles that will predict what the final three European teams to clinch their spot in Qatar will be. After Russia’s ban due to their invasion of Ukraine, Path B […]

Republic of Ireland
Peter Fitzpatrick - Mar 23, 2022

The Republic of Ireland will be looking to continue their recent upturn in fortunes against Belgium and Lithuania this week but just one look at the squad named by Stephen Kenny and the sheer lack of goals in the current Irish ranks is glaringly obvious. James McClean with 11 is the sole player in double […]

Sunderland Striker Ross Stewart

Sunderland’s Ross Stewart was this week called up to the Scotland national squad for the first time and it’s the recognition he deserves.

UEFA qualifying play-offs
Sebastian Stiernspetz - Mar 21, 2022

The UEFA qualifying play-offs for the 2022 FIFA World Cup are approaching. It’s therefore somewhat feasible to make accurate predictions. This is the first of three articles that will predict what the final three European teams to clinch their spot in Qatar will be. Path A consists of Austria, Scotland, Ukraine, and Wales. Only one […]

England Squad
Alex Morley, Editor - Mar 18, 2022

Gareth Southgate has left Manchester United duo Marcus Rashford and Jadon Sancho out of his England squad for the upcoming international friendlies against Switzerland and Ivory Coast. Manchester City’s Kyle Walker also found himself missing out, as Southgate favoured Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold and Chelsea’s Reece James for the upcoming fixtures. However, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp […]

Christian Eriksen
Matthew Foley - Mar 15, 2022

Christian Eriksen returns to the Denmark squad for their upcoming international fixtures in March. Denmark face the Netherlands and Serbia in friendly matches as teams prepare themselves for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. It will be the 30-year-old’s first time back in a Denmark shirt since he suffered a cardiac arrest against Finland during […]



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Jude Bellingham
Dan Hepburn - Mar 15, 2022

In an exclusive interview with Manchester United fan channel The United Stand, Fabrizio Romano has dropped a significant update on the Red Devils’ pursuit of the England wonderkid already being described by fans as “world-class”: Jude Bellingham. He has revealed that Erik ten Hag and the men in red are “for sure” going to try and sign […]

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Chelsea are reportedly still keen to sign RB Leipzig defender Josko Gvardiol, according to Matt Law of the Daily Telegraph. The report indicates that the Blues are preparing for a “double raid” of Leipzig that will involve attacker Cristopher Nkunku and the aforementioned defender. Both players have a release clause in their contracts with the […]

Christopher Nkunku
Uttiyo Sarkar - Mar 15, 2022

Chelsea have convinced RB Leipzig forward Christopher Nkunku to sign a pre-contract agreement with them that will allow him to join the club in the 2023 summer transfer window, confirms The Athletic’s David Ornstein. The London side are working hard to complete the blockbuster signing for the next summer before the turn of this year. […]

Leeds United Player Ratings
Joe Blackburn, Editor - Mar 15, 2022

Leeds United secured their second clean sheet of the season last night against Aston Villa, but still had plenty of reasons to feel aggrieved. See what the Whites fans thought of last night’s clash at Elland Road, and how each player was rated. Leeds United Player Ratings for Aston Villa Clash Man of the Match […]

Chris Wilder

Middlesbrough have today terminated the contract of manager Chris Wilder. Defeat at Coventry left the club in 22nd place in the Championship.

Eric Cantona
Debottam Saha - Mar 15, 2022

Eric Cantona’s legacy at Manchester United, and football in general, is difficult to sum up in a few words. He remains one of, if not the most charismatic player of all time and also one of the most talked about people in football. 25 years after the Frenchman hung up his football boots, some of his […]

USMNT star
Jamie Rooke - Mar 15, 2022

It goes without saying that all elite sportsmen and women have to be self-assured to reach such heights. Football is the biggest example of this and there have been a number of players to question Thomas Tuchel during his time with Chelsea. The German manager ruffled the feathers of USMNT star Christian Pulisic particularly. USMNT […]