Pep Guardiola

How the champions should line up as they begin their title defence against West...

A successful defence of the Community Shield against main rivals Liverpool was the perfect way for Guardiola and his troops to prepare for their...

Brighton might well have paid over the odds for their latest signing – opinion

Bristol City defender Adam Webster has signed for Brighton in a record deal. The Premier League side emptied their wallets in order to complete...

The future without Fernandinho looks in safe hands

Manchester City may have got themselves the bargain of the summer with the signing of Rodrigo Hernandez. The Citizens have one of the best...
Nicolas Pepe

Why Nicolas Pepe is a significant upgrade to the Arsenal squad

Right out of the blue, Arsenal and Lille got to an agreement over the transfer of winger Nicolas Pepe. Even though the deal is structured...
Community Shield 2019/20: Liverpool Vs Manchester City - tactical

Community Shield 2019: Liverpool Vs Manchester City – tactical analysis

The overriding narrative over the course of this summer has surrounded the lack of new signings at Anfield. A Liverpool side which came to...
Why £85million for Harry Maguire wouldn't be such a bad deal

Why £85million for Harry Maguire wouldn’t be such a bad deal

When Virgil van Dijk joined Liverpool for a record-breaking £75million in January 2018, there were few, even among the Reds’ fanbase, who could justify...

Community Shield shows Klopp and Guardiola are ready to renew their rivalry

Manchester City have won the Community Shield for a sixth time and are the first side to retain the trophy since Arsenal in August...
Wesley Moraes 2018/19 - scout report - tactical analysis tactics

Why Wesley could be Villa’s new Benteke

Since Christian Benteke’s departure in the summer of 2015, Aston Villa have spent a total of £46.4million on strikers – four of which are...
Pep Guardiola

Has Pep Guardiola’s time at Man City been a success?

Pep Guardiola needs no introduction in modern football. Since his emergence as a coach from boyhood club Barcelona to Bayern Munich and his current...
Could Chelsea’s transfer ban be a blessing in disguise?

Striker dilemma: Who should lead the line at Chelsea?

The new season is just over a week away and Chelsea head coach Frank Lampard still is unsure who is number one striker is....