The Problem With Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the greatest players in history and at 37, still one of the world’s best presently. Rumors of a potential departure from Manchester United provide yet another chance to debate his paradoxical twilight years. Cristiano Ronaldo presents a peculiar transfer rumor in that it’s totally unclear which team would, or indeed

Gabriel Jesus: ‘I Have Come To Score Goals’

New Arsenal striker Gabriel Jesus has stated a clear doctrine upon his official unveiling – ‘I’m the number 9’.  Gabriel Jesus has not been thought of as a center forward since 2018. A combination of the sheer talent of his competition at Manchester City and an identity crisis with the Brazilian national team appeared to

Are Leeds United In Trouble Heading Into Next Season?

Leeds United made their long-awaited return to the top flight of English football with a flurry of Bielsa-inspired fervor.  They pressed and harried their way towards a 9th place finish in their season back. Their collection of, frankly, Championship caliber players established their careers under Marcelo Bielsa. Raphina is now a sought-after attacker and Kalvin

Todd Boehly Could Be Disatsrous For Chelsea

New Chelsea owner Todd Boehly is getting settled into his role and is already making some concerning noises. The clueless American owner trope is rather played out, but appears to be true in the case of Todd Boehly. He’s already proposed scrapping transfer fees in favour of American-style trades. As well as that, he’s reportedly

Arsenal Are Finally Getting Their Transfer House In Order

Something highly suspicious is happening in North London, something even the most optimistic Arsenal fans are struggling to comprehend. Say it quietly, but it looks as if Arsenal are good at transfers now.  The summer transfer window has been a traditionally traumatic time for Gunners fans in the Emirates Stadium era.  They are scarred by

Would Raheem Sterling Fit In At Chelsea?

The future of Raheem Sterling at Manchester City has been the subject of speculation for eighteen months now. The England attacker has one year left on his deal and it is widely reported he won’t sign another contract. Raheem Sterling finds himself in a peculiar position under Pep Guardiola. His playing time has been limited

Tottenham and Arsenal Gearing Up For Another European Fight

One of last season’s most intriguing storylines was the battle between Tottenham and Arsenal for fourth place in the Premier League. Tottenham eventually edged Arsenal by two points and secured Champions League qualification over their North London rivals. Under Conte and Arteta, both teams are on the up, and neither show any signs of slowing

Are We About To See The Revival Of The Target Man?

Europe’s two most dominant teams have set out an ominous stall at the beginning of the transfer window. Manchester City have recruited Erling Haaland from Borussia Dortmund, while Liverpool are expected to announce the signing of Darwin Nunez from Benfica. There’s certainly no room for complacency for the Premier League’s elite. Both teams were already