Wales vs Portugal Preview | Key Men, Stats & Team News

Wales vs Portugal Preview | Key Men, Stats & Team News

This bracket was always going to give a chance to many sides to get deep into the competition. Wales and Portugal have benefited from avoiding the likes of Italy, Spain, Germany and France. Although that isn't to take away from the achievements of both nations, who will firmly believe that they have a chance of lifting the European Championships next weekend. They will both take great confidence from the triumphs of Greece and Denmark in this competition. Neither side is …
Managers who brought the world's best to the Premier League

Managers who brought the world's best to the Premier League

The English Premier League, established in 1992 has been growing rapidly on so many levels since. From sponsorships and TV deals shown around the world, to rapidly growing fan bases. Obviously all this started on the field with the quality of football which is rooted to quality players. Ever since the Premier League has attracted the best players in the world from across the world and continues to be what the media has labeled as “the best league in the …
Could Brahimi be heading to join Klopp's revolution?

Could Brahimi be heading to join Klopp's revolution?

Jurgen Klopp is looking to get a lot of business done early to ensure his squad gets a full pre season together. His style of play centred on gegenpressing needs to be worked on heavily, with Liverpool set to be having double and triple training sessions this pre season. It is imperative to the German that his priority targets are secured as quickly as possible, which has already been seen with the captures of Joel Matip, Marko Grujic and Loris …
Renato Sanches to United - What is this all about?

Renato Sanches to United - What is this all about?

It's that time of the year when some teams start preparing for the pre-season and others, even further. Manchester United, have always, done their deals with utmost secrecy in the past, at least up until, Sir Alex Ferguson's leadership. Things are rather different now from top to bottom at Old Trafford and the fact that every move of theirs - from scouting a 15-year old to registering an interest in a player to enquiring a buyout clause - is being …
Ronaldo & Ramos: Their Attraction to the Premier League

Ronaldo & Ramos: Their Attraction to the Premier League

Two of the world’s biggest stars could make the switch from La Liga to the Premier League at the end of this campaign and with English football seemingly in decline and the nation’s top league failing to display success in Europe, why would the Real Madrid stars consider the move? European success and South American talent is a clear draw for the La Liga and Barcelona and Real Madrid would be dream clubs for most, if not all footballers. The …
A Blast from the Past - Returning Players

A Blast from the Past - Returning Players

With on-going speculation of Cristiano Ronaldo’s return to Manchester United building each day, it got us thinking, just how often have players returned to their beloved clubs in the Premier League? It’s common to see your club’s star man pack up and start a fresh in Europe at top clubs, Real Madrid, Barcelona or Bayern Munich. But it seems the grass isn’t always greener on the other side and even Ronaldo can be tempted by a return to England. Here …
Where are the Premier League's world class strikers?

Where are the Premier League's world class strikers?

It seems a very long time ago since Arsenal fans witnessed their emphatic strike partnership of Theirry Henry and Dennis Bergkamp ripping up the Premier League every week. The same generation were able to appreciate Manchester United’s attackers in all their glory – from Cristiano Ronaldo to Ruud Van Nisterooy. Even in recent seasons, ex Liverpool striker Luis Suarez, brought more quality to the Premier League as Chelsea waved goodbye to their long-serving Ivory Coast international, Didier Drogba. This season, …
Eden Hazard: How Far Can He Go? Bale & Suarez Comparison

Eden Hazard: How Far Can He Go? Bale & Suarez Comparison

In the last two Premier League seasons, fans were treated to some of best performances possible from what are now two of the league's greatest and most expensive exports. When Cristiano Ronaldo left to Real Madrid from Manchester United the Premier League lost the best talent in the world to La Liga. The player who some years later stood up and took up the mantel left by Cristiano was Tottenham’s Gareth Bale. He lit up the league for Spurs taking …