Tammy Abraham will be facing increased scrutiny when Chelsea return

Tammy Abraham will be facing increased scrutiny when Chelsea return

It has emerged that Chelsea are now frontrunners to sign Timo Werner, ahead of Liverpool. The Mirror report that they have offered the RB Leipzig striker a contract worth £200,000 per week, which underlines how highly Frank Lampard rates the forward. Last week, I analysed why Liverpool should sign the German international. His goal involvement and underlying numbers clearly rank him as one of the best and most consistent players in the Bundesliga. For a deeper analysis, please go back …
Do Not Expect Bundesliga Starlets To Hit Ground Running

Do Not Expect Bundesliga Starlets To Hit Ground Running

In the middle of May, football returned to Germany with a surreal Rivierderby. In a match estimated to be the most-watched league fixture in the country’s history, Borussia Dortmund thumped Schalke 04 in playing conditions without precedent. It also provided the larger world with more glimpses of Erling Haaland and Jadon Sancho, two players heavily linked with moves to the Premier League in the near future. The performances since of these two players, along with Timo Werner of RB Leipzig …
Manchester United's top four hopes boosted by return of Pogba and Rashford

Manchester United's top four hopes boosted by return of Pogba and Rashford

The Premier League is weeks away from a return following the Covid-19 enforced interruption to the 2019/20 campaign. Although this stoppage will have a lasting negative impact on the sport, there will be one or two positives for individual clubs to take from it. Manchester United will be boosted by the return of Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford to aid their Champions League push, which will increase their chances of finishing in the top four. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirmed to …
Liverpool should pursue Timo Werner without hesitation

Liverpool should pursue Timo Werner without hesitation

Despite the break in Premier League football, the saga involving Timo Werner and Liverpool continues to rumble on. Several media outlets, including the Mirror, report that the German striker has held a virtual meeting with Jurgen Klopp. This would show that the interest from the current European champions is genuine. There is a release clause in the RB Leipzig forward's contract, currently standing at £52 million, per Sky Sports. The amount of noise in the media regarding this potential transfer …
The smart decision for Arsenal is to sell Aubameyang

The smart decision for Arsenal is to sell Aubameyang

Pierre Emerick Aubameyang could be on his way out of Arsenal once the Covid-19 crisis eases and football is resumed. Mail Online report that the Gunners are open to selling their club captain, with talks over a new contract stopped. The Gabon international's current contract expires in the summer of 2021. It was initially thought that the club would look to extend that, but he would want an increase on his £200,000-a-week wages and has ambition to return to Champions …
It could be time for Tottenham to sell Harry Kane

It could be time for Tottenham to sell Harry Kane

Harry Kane has hinted that his long-term future may lie away from Tottenham Hotspur when football resumes. During an interview with Jamie Redknapp, he has sent a message to the club that his commitment shouldn't be assumed. Sky Sports report the following quotes from the England captain: "It's one of those things, I couldn't say yes, I couldn't say no. I love Spurs, I'll always love Spurs. But it's one of those things - I've always said if I don't …
Bruno Fernandes could be an era-defining transfer for Manchester United

Bruno Fernandes could be an era-defining transfer for Manchester United

Bruno Fernandes has had a hugely positive impact at Manchester United since his January arrival. The mood music at the club has changed in a matter of months. At the beginning of the year, there was a lot of criticism about the club's recruitment and a general agreement that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wasn't the correct man for the job. This has now changed, with the club competing on three fronts and the style of play improving with the Portuguese international …
Tottenham's attacking injuries provide an opportunity for Jose Mourinho

Tottenham's attacking injuries provide an opportunity for Jose Mourinho

It is difficult to judge Jose Mourinho's first few months in charge of Tottenham. The Portuguese coach has certainly lost the aura that he once possessed, but it would be unfair to say he is doing poorly at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. There has been an upturn in league form, despite the squad getting much weaker since his appointment. The sale of Christian Eriksen, in addition to the injuries to Son Heung-min and Harry Kane have left the team with …
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