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Is Current England Side Over-Rated? A Comparison With Italy

Is Current England Side Over-Rated? A Comparison With Italy

Over-rated, over-valued or magnified, no matter how you rate this English team they have gone into this tournament with no expectations at all from inside, or from outside their country. Before his opening match with England, Pirlo exclaimed that the English are over-rated as always. In a view that has also been expressed by the current Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola, English players have always been under scrutiny in big tournaments. As the current English side draws no comparison with …
Should Liverpool replace Suso next season?

Should Liverpool replace Suso next season?

Overlooking their policy of bringing up young talent, Liverpool are reportedly looking to sell their Spanish young maestro in order to go for more experience in their side. While Suso has performed well in La Liga last season, with a relegation threatened Almeria side, it was expected that he would get a nod from the Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers, who is known to extract the maximum out of his young talent on Merseyside. However if reports surfacing in certain media …
Andrea Pirlo & Steven Gerrard - Who Will Come Out On Top In Manaus?

Andrea Pirlo & Steven Gerrard - Who Will Come Out On Top In Manaus?

If being placed in the group of death was not enough, then being held back against teams like Honduras and Ecuador have further detested English claims of getting out of it. At a stage where everybody expected them to be at their level best, Roy Hodgson’s men have let their manager down in a tense situation. Steven Gerrard is expected to be the pivotal point of the English team in the World Cup and surely he will face a stern …
Emre Can Stats Comparison with Lucas Leiva

Emre Can Stats Comparison with Lucas Leiva

Liverpool have reportedly bolstered their midfield options by agreeing a deal in principle with Bayern Leverkusen for Emre Can. The midfielder is expected to travel to Liverpool next week to complete the remaining constraints of his deal. This deal wouldn’t create much buzz in the opposing camp at the moment as the midfielder is still raw and he might be struggling for first team action as Steven Gerrard, Sterling and Coutinho are still expected to lead the line next season. …
Is Yaya Toure Irreplaceable at Manchester City?

Is Yaya Toure Irreplaceable at Manchester City?

It’s been a brilliant season for both Manchester City and Yaya Toure alike, while City clinched the Premier League title after shrugging Liverpool off, Yaya Toure claimed their Player of the Year award. However, the recent comments offered by the Ivorian suddenly provide a different picture of the scenario, while he was angered by the FA’s decision of not to award him a PFA Player of the Year award early on, he certainly felt betrayed by the Manchester City board …
Is David Luiz worth £50 million? Mourinho the Clever One?

Is David Luiz worth £50 million? Mourinho the Clever One?

Chelsea were bound to make some signings this summer after a relatively bad season, however what they did before the start of the season is something quite un-precedent. The sale of Brazilian David Luiz for a hefty price tag of 50 million pounds raised eyebrows to say the least. While Chelsea are known for extravagant prices that they pay, this thing came out like a bolt from the blue. For a club that has spent more than a billion in …
Daniel Agger to leave Liverpool? Agger stats compared to Sakho

Daniel Agger to leave Liverpool? Agger stats compared to Sakho

It’s been a season to remember for Reds as they went agonisingly close to their first league title in years. However as it turned out to be in the end, it was their very own defensive mistakes that cost them the title as they conceded a record half century of goals. By scoring most own goals this season, the Reds’ defenders invited criticism from all sides. And now according to a recent interview by Daniel Agger in which he claimed …
Did Jermain Defoe Deserve a World Cup Spot Ahead Welbeck?

Did Jermain Defoe Deserve a World Cup Spot Ahead Welbeck?

When Jermain Defoe signed for Toronto FC back in January, eyebrows were raised as some contemplated that he probably had made a wrong decision. It was the timing of that decision that further obfuscated the issue because when World Cup was closing in and his name was nearly cemented in the 23 man squad, he chose to move away from limelight and in doing so, had probably done an irreparable damage to his World Cup dreams. However, with all fuss …
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