Real Madrid set to beat Chelsea and Bayern Munich to Isak signing

Swedish sensation Alexander Isak could be set to join Spanish giants Real Madrid, in a multi-million pound, five-year deal that would smash Swedish football’s transfer record. Embed from Getty Images   The world’s leading clubs are constantly on the lookout for the next young talent emerging on the football scene, to supplement the world-class talent already […]

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Patrick Bamford at Burnley and six more Premier League 2016/17 summer transfers you forgot ever happened

Football transfers windows are big business, and that’s especially true in the Premier League. Every window England’s top flight clubs fall over themselves to throw money at a fleet of new players. Plenty of new signings work, but for every future club legend you often find a couple of duds. The players who didn’t work out, […]

Manchester United

Manchester United 1-1 Liverpool: Game in 13 Tweets as Pogba struggles and Zlatan rescues a point

Last time Jose Mourinho‘s Manchester United and Jurgen Klopp‘s Liverpool locked horns, it resulted in a bore draw that was forgotten as soon as the final whistle blew. Back then, Mourinho saw fit to “park the bus” to stop Klopp’s attacking juggernaut. This time, his United were at home and in fine form, with Liverpool […]

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AFCON 2017: 10 promising African young talents to watch at the Africa Cup of Nations

It’s nearly here! The Africa Cup of Nations 2017 kicks off this weekend and it’s a tournament we love and have covered in detail in the past on Just Football. Ahead of this year’s edition in Gabon here are a selection of promising young African talents that have risen to prominence and could play an essential […]

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FA Cup 4th Round draw, 3rd round talking points and best goals as Rooney equals record

There will be plenty of words written and said about whether the FA Cup still retains its trademark magic – especially after Cardiff City played Fulham in front of sparse crowd of just over 5,000 people. But despite some low crowds and weakened teams, there was plenty to enjoy about the FA Cup’s 3rd round […]

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From Västeras with love: the rise of Victor Lindelöf – Manchester United’s big Swedish target

Have you ever heard of Västerås? You’d be forgiven if you haven’t. A city in central Sweden, it boasts a population of around 150,000. It is also home to the football club Våsterås SK Fotboll. They do not play in the more well-known Allsvenskan, the Swedish top tier, or even the Superettan, the second tier, […]

German Bundesliga team of the season so far 2016/17 – starring Gnabry, Forsberg and Aubameyang

The first half of the Bundesliga season is over and it’s been an exciting one so far. Bayern Munich sit top but they’ve been pushed all the way by surprise package RB Leipzig, while, far from the usual suspects, Hertha Berlin, Eintracht Frankfurt and Hoffenheim make up the rest of the top five. Here is our […]

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Moussa Dembele: Celtic hero, Rangers assassin and Scottish football’s first £20m man?

Over the years Celtic Park has played host to some of the most prolific goalscorers in Scottish football history; the likes of Larsson, Dalglish, McClair and McGrory having all etched their names into Celtic folklore thanks to their goal scoring exploits. However, since Henrik Larsson’s departure in 2004 Celtic have struggled to fill the void […]