Is it Feasible for Rafa Benitez To Persist With Gareth Bale Through The Middle?

In a week where Delle Alli became the youngest player to score a Premier League goal for Tottenham since Gareth Bale vs Arsenal in September 2007, you get the sense Bale wouldn’t have minded jumping back in a time machine and returning to that moment of unbridled joy eight years ago. For, at present, he’s […]

Hard-Working Keylor Navas Ready to Make His Mark in Madrid

Back in mid-2014, La Liga side Levante finished in 10th place. It was an impressive result considering their relatively low budget, and in the main, it was brought about by an incredibly mean defence. They conceded 43 goals for the campaign, a figure only bettered in Spain by the league’s top four teams. Under Joaquin […]

Lorenzo Insigne Proving Why He’s So Crucial for Benitez’s Napoli

There aren’t too many footballers like Xherdan Shaqiri. He’s a unique blend of power, pace, technique and strength, who, despite being vertically challenged, still excels. One man who’s certainly comparable, however, is Napoli’s attacking dynamo, Lorenzo Insigne. Intriguingly, when you juxtapose these two characters, you realise just how similar they in fact are. Aside from […]