Gonzalo Higuain

Juventus strong, Roma start well but both Milans need work: 7 Serie A week one talking points

The new Serie A season has just started, and its first weekend was fascinating: 32 goals in total, many surprises – like Napoli’s difficulties at Pescara and Chievo’s win against Inter Milan – a big match like Juventus v Fiorentina and much more. Those who think this is a boring league had better take a look at the […]

Premier League

Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Nolito, Stuani… Names of the Premier League, week 2

This Premier League season is only a fortnight old but we’ve already seen upsets, wonder goals, controversial penalties and an awful lot of social media moaning. So who were the names making the headlines after this past weekend’s action? Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Manchester United Another top display from @Ibra_Official, tonight's Man of the Match! #MUFC #MUNSOU […]

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Sheffield United and Gillingham ‘have two of England’s best young managers’ – Alan Curbishley

Former Charlton Athletic and West Ham United manager Alan Curbishley has named Chris Wilder and Justin Edinburgh as two of the most exciting young managers in England, and thinks they could eventually end up in the Premier League. In a wide-ranging interview with Just Football covering numerous topics, Curbishley selects the current Sheffield United and […]

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Leicester City 0-0 Arsenal: Game in 10 Tweets as champions frustrated by referee

It was a tight, tense 0-0 between Leicester City and Arsenal in Saturday’s late kick off. There weren’t any goals but there were talking points. Both sides made changes after disappointing opening day defeats. Arsenal’s headline change saw Laurent Koscielny return to the side while Leicester handed a start to Nampalys Mendy, the man with […]

Premier League

Philippe Coutinho, Ibrahimovic, Clucas… Names of the Premier League, week 1

The Premier League is back and boasting a new logo, and already the big managers are making an impact. Pep Guardiola is reading the riot act to his players at Manchester City, Antonio Conte is instilling a never-say-die attitude into his Chelsea players and Jürgen Klopp may be building something special at Liverpool. The opening […]

Gonzalo Higuain

Gonzalo Higuain, Pjanic, Candreva… 10 Serie A summer transfers to get excited about in 2016/17

Serie A is back for another season and it’s been a summer filled with eye-catching deals. Paul Pogba hogged most headlines in Italy but a number of interesting, shrewd and downright expensive summer transfers also went through too, some slightly under the radar. Ahead of the 2016/17 season opener here’s 10 Serie A summer transfers […]

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Andre Gomes, Ganso, Gaitan: 10 La Liga summer transfers to get excited about for 2016/17

England’s Premier League is the place to go for outrageous spending this summer. Manchester United secured Paul Pogba’s world record transfer and mid-table players are changing hands for fees of over £20m. In the rest of Europe, though, things are generally more…normal. The spending isn’t quite as lavish over in Spain – with usual record breakers Real Madrid […]

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Joe Hart, Yaya Toure and Samir Nasri have no futures at Manchester City as ruthless Guardiola strikes

The Premier League is back and it’s a new era at Manchester City. Pep Guardiola’s tenure at the Etihad Stadium began with a narrow 2-1 win over Sunderland secured by a Paddy McNair own goal on his debut – a gift to his old rival club after leaving Manchester United earlier in the week. The win, […]

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Hull City and the Anatomy of a Crisis Club. How did it get to this?

So what on Earth is going on at Hull City, then? Adam Boufkir takes a look at the crisis club who stunned the champions on matchday one… Generally it is no surprise to see the three promoted teams start any Premier League season as favourites for relegation. However, whilst Middlesbrough have flexed their financial muscles […]