Luiz Gustavo Highlights His Importance to Marseille in the Club’s League Opener

There’s a lot of buzz surrounding Ligue 1 at the moment. The French top-flight has added a number of impressive names to its ranks, most notably Brazilian superstar Neymar. Then there are coaching additions such as the enigmatic Marcelo Bielsa and Premier League winner Claudio Ranieri, who have signed on with Lille and Nantes respectively. […]

Borja Valero Could be Key to Inter’s Success this Season

On the surface, Inter signing a 32-year-old might not seem like such a big deal. On the surface, the Nerazzurri are a physical side packed with plenty of young talent, which ranges all the way from Geoffrey Kondogbia to Roberto Gagliardini and Gabriel Barbosa. On the surface, the backing of Chinese owners Suning should allow […]

How Giovani Lo Celso Starting to Show his Playmaking Capabilities for PSG

Giovani Lo Celso is currently away in the USA. He’s doing his best to break into Paris Saint-Germain’s first-team, and as a young player with plenty of talent, he’s on his way to doing just that. He enjoyed a solid showing in PSG’s most recent friendly match, which was played against AS Roma, and the […]

3 Key Things: Why Monaco Playmaker Thomas Lemar is a Man in Demand

Thomas Lemar is hot property at the moment. The young Monaco man is linked with a host of clubs, most notably Arsenal, and there’s good reason for it. He is an excellent player, one with a whole lot of quality and variation to his game, and here, we’ll take a look at some of his […]

Jeremy Toljan Unstoppable as Germany Progress to U21 EURO Final

Jeremy Toljan may not be the biggest name in Germany’s Under-21 team, and given that he plays alongside guys like Max Meyer, Serge Gnabry and Max Arnold, that’s probably not too much of a surprise. When he starts to charge down the right-hand side from his fullback position, though, observers quickly start to take note. […]

A look at Liverpool Target Luan’s Performance Against Fluminense

Gremio cruised to a 2-0 win over Fluminense last week in the Brasileirao, and as is often the case in Brazilian football, there was plenty of transfer speculation surrounding the game. On Fluminense’s side of the fence, there was plenty of talk about Richarlison, who is the subject of intense interest from Palmeiras. Gremio, meanwhile, […]

Keno Shows His Speed and Skill in Recent Displays for Palmeiras

Keno has been an interesting player for Palmeiras in the Brasileirao. The season is still young, of course, but the 27-year-old attacker is showing glimpses of his best form. He is a tight and remarkably tricky dribbler, a guy who can get into goalscoring positions and, despite the occasional loose pass, someone who has a […]

Young Marseille Star Maxime Lopez Has What It Takes To Be A Top Technical Midfielder

Maxime Lopez is only 19-years-old, and he’s only just starting to find his feet in the world of professional football, but that doesn’t mean clubs haven’t already rolled out the red carpet for him. The Olympique Marseille man recently revealed that Liverpool once tried to sign him, pulling out all the stops in the process. […]

Granit Xhaka Shows He’s On The Right Track For Arsenal

Even now, Granit Xhaka is misunderstood on a fairly consistent basis. Observers still insist on comparing him directly to N’Golo Kante and Victor Wanyama, which is unusual given that the Swiss international is a completely different player from the other two. Granted they were all new signings for London clubs at the start of the […]

Ganso Shows Why He’s So Fun To Watch With Vintage Display Against Granada

Paulo Henrique Ganso started on Friday night for Sevilla, in their La Liga match against Granada, and while that might seem like an unremarkable piece of information, the fact that this was the Brazilian’s first appearance in the league this year makes it less so. Ganso actually hadn’t played in La Liga since last November, so […]