Real Madrid’s Defeat Adds Pressure on Zinedine Zidane

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Real Madrid’s loss to Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League puts the pressure on Zinedine Zidane. Los Blancos were outclassed by the Ukrainian side in the first half. And although they worked hard to almost level the game, Madrid’s opening Champions League loss falls on Zinedine Zidane. Real Madrid’s Loss Puts Pressure on Zinedine Zidane […] READ MORE


REPORT: Bayern Munich Might Lose David Alaba Amid Barcelona and Real Madrid Interest

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Bayern Munich might lose David Alaba amid Barcelona and Real Madrid interest, according to Christian Falk of Sportsbild. Bayern Munich Might Lose David Alaba Amid Barcelona and Real Madrid Alaba’s time at Bayern Munich Bar a six-month loan spell at Hoffenheim, Alaba has spent his entire professional career at Bayern Munich. The Austrian international has […] READ MORE


Alex Sandro: Potential Transfer Destinations For the Juventus Star

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It is relatively rare for one of the world’s best players in his position to become surplus to requirements. However, with Real Madrid left-back Marcelo keen to reunite with former teammate Cristiano Ronaldo at Juventus, this is the position in which Alex Sandro could find himself. Should Sandro, who only signed a contract extension in […] READ MORE


Marcelo: A Modern Genius at Full-Back

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Full-backs were once renowned for their defensive capabilities. They became famous for their uncompromising tackling. Bolton Wanderers had two legendary exponents in Roy Hartle and Tommy Banks. Another was Liverpool defender Gerry Byrne, who played most of the 1965 Cup final, including extra-time, with a broken collarbone. Eventually, full-backs starting venturing further forward. For example, a […] READ MORE