The Genius of Zinedine Zidane

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One of the biggest strengths in life is to have bravery. In football, if a coach has this trait, than he will be a force to be reckoned with. One such coach is Zinedine Zidane. He was brave enough to bench some of the biggest names in world football, possibly damaging their egos, and was rewarded with two Champions Leagues, a […] READ MORE


Andreas Pereira Deserves his Chance at Manchester United

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After a successful season-long loan spell in Spain with La Liga side Granada, Andreas Pereira returns to Manchester United having completed his intended objective. Part of one of the worst sides in recent La Liga history, Granada succumbed to relegation, finishing bottom of the table, earning just 20 points all season and winning only four […] READ MORE


Antoine Griezmann’s Difficult Decision With Atletico Madrid

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From Last Word On Football, Roy Emanuel Life and football can often follow similar paths, with major decisions laying the foundation for success and failure. In the case of French forward Antoine Griezmann, his choice to remain with Atletico Madrid this summer may have a massive impact across Europe. Griezmann recently announced that he will […] READ MORE


Claudio Bravo has been Pep Guardiola’s Glaring Error This Season

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Pep Guardiola’s ongoing project at the Etihad deservedly has Manchester City fans brimming with excitement for the future of this team, even if they are slightly underwhelmed at present. The signing of Claudio Bravo, however, has been his biggest mistake so far. Bravo’s main issue is a genetic one which he cannot help. Being six-feet tall […] READ MORE


50 Most Captivating Footballers of 2016: Part 2

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2016 has been a fascinating year for football. From Leicester City’s league title triumph at odds of 5000/1, to Portugal‘s shock victory in the Euro 2016 final, to the bizarre rise of Will Grigg on and off the field, the last 12 months have not been short of entertainment. This five-part series looks at 50 of the most captivating footballers […] READ MORE


50 Most Captivating Footballers of 2016: Part 1

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2016 has been a fascinating year for football. From Leicester City‘s league title triumph at odds of 5000/1, to Portugal‘s shock victory in the Euro 2016 final, to the bizarre rise of Will Grigg on and off the field, the last 12 months have not been short of entertainment. This five-part series looks at 50 of the most captivating footballers […] READ MORE


Premier League or La Liga: Which is Better?

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Premier League or La Liga: Which is Better? As both Spain and England prepare to come head to head in a friendly that could well determine whether Gareth Southgate lands the Three Lions job permanently, both nations are reeling from poor performances in their previous two tournaments, after group stage exits in the 2014 World […] READ MORE


The Basque Derby: Football’s Friendly Rivalry

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The North of Spain has a different side to your traditional derby games. On the border of France and themselves, the Basque region has a different view on derbies, one that embodies a competitive edge, and at the same time, a great deal of respect. This is a game that goes highly unnoticed under the […] READ MORE



Claudio Bravo Signs for Manchester City

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Today, Barcelona announced that they had signed Jasper Cillessen from Ajax. Cillessen will fight will Marc-André Ter-Stegen for the number one keeper spot. Subsequently, it was announced that Claudio Bravo signed for Manchester City on a four-year deal. The transfer fee is being reported as €18m with €2m in add-ons. Time at Barcelona While at Barcelona, Bravo […] READ MORE