Monthly Archives: July 2017

The Neymar Saga: A Question of Priorities

Neymar Jr., since his very first day as an FC Barcelona player, has been labeled as the man to lead the Catalan club when it’s time for the greatest player to ever grace the game, Lionel Messi, to hang up his boots. Skill-wise, it’s been crystal clear that Neymar has what it takes to be… Read More »

Post Match Analysis: Arsenal Retains Emirates Cup Despite Losing Against Sevilla

  Steven N’Zonzi’s superb goal gave Sevilla a 2-1 win at Arsenal in the Emirates Cup, but the hosts claimed the title regardless. Line Up: Arsenal: Cech, Koscielny, Elneny, Monreal, Bellerin, Ramsey, Willock, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Ozil, Welbeck, Lacazette Sevilla: David Soria, Mercado, Pareja, Carriço, Escudero, N’Zonzi, Krohn-Dehli, Banega, Correa, Nolito, Ben Yedder Arsenal fans have been crying out… Read More »

Gunners Greatest 30 Players

  Therry Henry Position: Forward Arsenal Career: 99-07, 2012 Appearances: 377 Goals:  228 Dennis Bergkamp Position: Forward Arsenal Career: 1995-2006 Appearances: 423 Goals:  120 Tony Adams Position: Defender Arsenal Career: 1983-2002 Appearances: 669 Goals:  48 Ian Wright Position: Forward Arsenal Career: 1991-1998 Appearances: 288 Goals:  185 Patrick Vieira Position: Midfielder Arsenal Career:1996-2005 Appearances: 406 Goals: … Read More »

Top 20 Richest Footballers 2017

20) John Terry – Net Worth: €56 Million ($61 million) 19) Sergio Aguero – Net Worth: €58 Million ($63 million) 18) Gerard Pique – Net Worth: €58 Million ($63 Million) 17) Francesco Totti  – Net Worth: €60 Million ($65.5 million) 16) Franck Ribery – Net Worth: €61 Million ($66.5 million) 15) Yaya Toure – Net… Read More »

MAN CITY NEW BOY BENJAMIN MENDY

  The 23-year-old France international has signed a six-year deal with the Club and will wear the number 22 shirt. He will now join up with his new teammates in the USA where Pep Guardiola and his squad are preparing for their second pre-season tour game against Real Madrid in LA. “I am absolutely delighted to be… Read More »

The Battle of Santa Clara: Season One

Preamble: “When two Elephants fights the grass suffers”, so says the popular age long proverb. The two Elephants in question here are European juggernauts and they don’t come any bigger than; Real Madrid the Champions League winners, vs Manchester United who are the current holders of the Europa League. There are no questions whatsoever that… Read More »

MANCHESTER CITY SIGNS DANILO

City are delighted to announce signing of Danilo from Real Madrid. The 26-year-old has signed a five-year deal and has now join his new teammates on the Club’s pre-season tour of America. “I am very, very happy to be joining Manchester City,” Danilo told mancity.com after agreeing personal terms and passing his medical. “There has been strong… Read More »

Match Report: Chelsea Walloped Arsenal in Pre-Season Friendly

Michy Batshuayi scored twice and set up another as Chelsea overwhelmed Arsenal in the Bird’s Nest Stadium. Chelsea striker Batshuayi was terrific with a goal in either half and an assist for Willian as the Premier League champions looked far sharper than their London rivals. Batshuayi clearly had a point to prove after spending most of last season on the… Read More »

MOURINHO’S VIEWS ON DERBY WIN & TRANSFERS

Here are the main points from Jose Mourinho’s post-match press conference and MUTV interview at NRG Stadium in Houston, following Manchester United’s 2-0 win over Manchester City on Tour 2017, presented by Aon… RESULT AND PERFORMANCE “It was a very good training session. That is what we thought when we organised the pre-season. Two matches… Read More »