France Ligue 1 young talents to watch in 2016/17

PSG, Monaco and Ajax stars among our #JF70 young talents of the week, week 11

Our #JF70 review is back for another week on Just Football. From our chosen 70 best young talents to watch in Europe in 2016/17 which stars are standing out lately? Deji Faremi selects a handful of recent shining lights… #JF70 young talents of the week  Kylian Mbappe We all love an 18-year-old who’s performing at […]

Premier League

Sadio Mane, Raheem Sterling, Gabbiadini… Names of the Premier League, week 25

The Premier League continues apace, with Chelsea still streaking ahead at the top and things tightening up at the bottom. The title may appear to be sewn up for Antonio Conte’s men, but there’s still plenty to play for in the league. That means that players are still aiming to impress. Which players made last […]

Premier League top goalscorer

Fulham 0-3 Tottenham Hotspur: Game in 10 Tweets as Harry Kane nets FA Cup hat-trick

After a Saturday of shocks in the FA Cup fifth round, Fulham were bidding to join Lincoln City and Millwall by upsetting Premier League opposition. The side facing them at Craven Cottage, Tottenham Hotspur, were just hoping to avoid the ignominious fate of Burnley and Leicester City. Spurs suffered a blip in the Europa League […]

Alban Lafont: Meet the sensational teenage goalkeeper lighting up Ligue 1

Generation Next is a regular feature on Just Football profiling the best upcoming young players in world football, the stars of tomorrow. Recently we have scouted Franck Kessie and Malang Sarr on these pages, next up meet Alban Lafont – the teen stopper making waves over in France… Within football, it is often stated that […]

Eintracht Frankfurt

Eintracht Frankfurt: From relegation battlers to Champions League contenders in €3 million

It’s 23rd May 2016. 50,000 fill the stands of the Grundig Stadion to watch the home side, 1. FC Nürnberg take on Eintracht Frankfurt. This was no ordinary game; this was the Bundesliga relegation play-off. For Nürnberg, it was an opportunity to return to the Bundesliga after relegation to the second tier in 2014. For Frankfurt […]

Premier League

Eden Hazard, Gabriel Jesus, Lukaku… Names of the Premier League, week 24

Week 24 in the Premier League, and it feels like the season is finally into the home straight. Chelsea continue to lead a chasing pack who cannot help but trip and stumble behind them, while down at the bottom slumbering, relegation-bound teams are showing signs of finally waking up to their predicament. After a gameweek […]

Premier League

Gabriel Jesus, Jakupovic, Sigurdsson… Names of the Premier League week 23

Our latest look at the star performers in the Premier League continues now on Just Football. Who were the best players from Premier League week 23, a week full of upsets and poor showings from big players like Costa, Kane and Zlatan?  Gabriel Jesus (Manchester City) Having put five past West Ham in the FA […]

Best young players to watch in Portugal Primeira Liga

Real Madrid and Porto stars among our #JF70 top young talents of the week, week 10

Each week on Just Football we analyse and praise the star performers from our #JF70 handpicked 70 best young players to watch this season around Europe. So which young talents shone this past week?  #JF70 young talents of the week Mauricio Lemos UD Las Palmas have been one of the surprise packages in La Liga […]

JF70 best young talents in Europe

From Alex Iwobi to Donnarumma: The JF70 Team of the Year so far

All this season, we have been covering the exploits of our #JF70 best young players in Europe to watch in 2016/17, with regular updates on their performances. Some of the 70 have impressed us more than others, but who has impressed us enough to make our #JF70 Team of the Year (so far)? Read on to find out, […]

Manchester United

Why aren’t Manchester United scoring more goals?

For all their talent and apparent firepower, Manchester United have failed to score more than one goal in more than half their competitive matches this season (19 times in 37 games). Only one player, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, has scored double figures (19). In the Premier League the situation is dire: just 33 goals in 22 matches […]