Aditya Upaadhyay

A masters in finance with a passion for football and an urge to work at the intersection of both.

Jordi Gómez: Is he the Answer to Sunderland's Woes?

Jordi Gómez: Is he the Answer to Sunderland's Woes?

Jordi Gomez signed for Sunderland on July 1st, making him the 2 of the 4 signings by the club so far. The 29 year old attacking midfielder made the move from Wigan on a free transfer, after refusing a new contract with the Latics. He had an impressive 2013-14 season at the DW stadium, scoring 7 goals and assisting 5. In the process he was also voted Wigan’s Player of the Year by the fans. After being at the bottom of …
Debuchy vs Chambers | Which Right-Back Will Take The Starting Spot?

Debuchy vs Chambers | Which Right-Back Will Take The Starting Spot?

Arsene Wenger is not a man renowned for splashing the cash. Having a keen eye for talent, the French manager is often termed as one of the most astute operators in the transfer market. After losing Bacary Sagna to Manchester City, he moved quickly to sign another Frenchman Mathieu Debuchy from Newcastle for a fee believed to be in the region of £8 million. However, it came as a surprise to many when the club formally announced that they had …
What Does Enner Valencia Bring to West Ham?

What Does Enner Valencia Bring to West Ham?

At the end of the 2013-14 season, many of the West Ham faithful believed that they had seen the last of Sam Allardyce. Termed as one-dimensional, route one and boring in their approach, the club had flirted with the possibility of relegation before finishing a respectable 13th. It came as a surprise to many when the club announced that they had no intention of showing Allardyce the door. However, it was made very clear to “Big Sam” that the team …
Zakaria Bakkali: An Overview of the reported Liverpool target

Zakaria Bakkali: An Overview of the reported Liverpool target

With the Premier League transfer window approaching the half way mark, the action in the market is gathering momentum.  Having already acquired 4 players (Adam Lallana, Rickie Lambert, Emre Can and Lazar Markovic) and with 3 more close to penning a deal (Loic Remy, Divok Origi and Dejan Lovren), Liverpool FC’s transfer committee has been working overtime to bring in the talent requested by the manager. Aided by the multi-million sale of Luis Suarez, the club is looking to spend …
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