Bayern Munich sign Renato Sanches and Mats Hummels

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Just three days after sealing a record fourth consecutive Bundesliga title, Bayern Munich have bolstered their impressive squad with the additions of Borussia Dortmund’s captain Mats Hummels, 27, and highly rated Portuguese midfielder Renato Sanches, 18, from Benfica. Bayern, who will be under the leadership of three-time Champions League winner Carlo Ancelotti next season, have […] READ MORE



To Have and Have Not: A new world football star for NYCFC?

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The loss to Real Salt Lake on May 23rd, especially on the heels of last week’s heroic draw against the Chicago Fire, has escalated panic amongst the NYCFC faithful to something approaching DEFCON 2. And now that the European season is winding down, the twitter feeds of every fan are awash in speculation, rumour, and […] READ MORE


Mats Hummels: One Club Man?

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It has been queried by many an active follower of football as to whether Mats Hummels, Borussia Dortmund and German international defender, will venture overseas to the Premier League this summer. The rumour mill has produced echoes in the direction of Manchester United, who have been targeting the 26-year-old since the Bundesliga hotshot was fresh […] READ MORE


Mario Gotze: A World Cup Champion Star On The Rise

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Mario Gotze, the Bayern Munich midfielder, has been the center of attention since scoring the goal that made Germany the 2014 World Cup Champions last July. The 22-year-old’s experience with the national team last summer was not perfect though. He was rarely chosen in the starting team, played very little, and failed, at first, to […] READ MORE


Red Devils Advocate: Manchester United Summer Wish List

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The January transfer window is always a difficult one to predict. With it arriving approximately half-way through the season it is a fantastic opportunity for teams to strengthen their weakest areas in preparation for the business end of the season. However teams never want to lose players midway through the season which often leads to […] READ MORE


Bright Future for Borussia Dortmund after Poor Start

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It’s definitely been a challenging year for Borussia Dortmund. They currently find themselves in the relegation zone of the Bundesliga table, along with SC Freiburg. Controversially, in the same time, they have qualified to the Last 16 of the Champions League, finishing atop their group. They will play Juventus on February 24 in Turin. After a […] READ MORE


What Next for Louis Van Gaal?

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Louis Van Gaal has so far had a relatively bitter-sweet spell as manager of Manchester United. Looking at the 1-0 defeat to Southampton in last weekend’s lunchtime kickoff, his team seems to have hit new low ebb, albeit at a time when they seem to be turning a corner. What should Louis Van Gaal do […] READ MORE


Arsenal’s January Transfer Window

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Few things are more evident in life than Arsenal’s need for at least one centre-back and one holding midfielder. Forget buying Edison Cavani from PSG (as some newspapers have suggested), below are a few names which Wenger should consider for Arsenal’s January transfer window. Defenders Ron Vlaar (Aston Villa)—Following his strong performances at the World […] READ MORE