1. Sunderland vs. Manchester United: Winners and Losers from Premier League

    The Premier League's early kick-off on Saturday saw Sunderland give themselves a huge boost in the relegation battle by beating Manchester United 2-1...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 7,285 reads 17 comments

  2. Sunderland vs. Manchester United: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League

    Stadium of Light, Premier League Sunderland 2-1 Manchester United (FT) Wahbi Khazri 2', Anthony Martial 39', David de Gea own goal 81'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 14,592 reads 154 comments

  3. Ranking the Week's 20 Hottest Transfer Rumours with Mata, Dybala, Chicharito

    Our transfer rumours collection is far from slowing down despite the closure of the winter window for most major European clubs; instead, we see things cranking up and turning attention ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 10,541 reads 13 comments

  4. Ultimate Guide to La Liga Weekend: Zidane Honeymoon over and Key Winter Signings

    Zinedine Zidane was appointed as Real Madrid head coach in early January, and by common consent, he had a relatively straightforward introduction into management...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 10,131 reads 30 comments

  5. Manchester United U21s vs. Manchester City U21s: Picking Stars of the Future

    Manchester United beat Manchester City 1-0 in the Under-21 Premier League Division 1 on Thursday night, moving top of the table with a game in hand in the process while City remain in third...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 15,100 reads 19 comments

  6. Manchester United vs Manchester City: Live Score, Action from U21 Premier League

    Under-21 Premier League Division 1 Manchester United 1-0 Manchester City (FT) Joe Rothwell 15'. Lineups: MNU— Pereira; Love, Williams, Poole, Riley; Fosu-Mensah, Rothwell, Redmond; Harrop, Keane, Weir...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 8,484 reads 15 comments

  7. Marcelo Injury Is Chance for Real Madrid Redemption for Struggling Danilo

    Real Madrid are blessed with a hugely impressive squad, deep in key areas with top talents and, even in those parts of the pitch where the drop-off is steepest from first-choice to reserve, plenty of versatility to cover if injuries strike...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 3,577 reads 11 comments

  8. Who Should Be Atletico Madrid's Priority in Contract Talks?

    Challenging for honours in both La Liga and the Champions League, Atletico Madrid face a common twofold problem for top sides: keeping players focused on the competitions at hand ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 2,262 reads 3 comments

  9. La Liga Player Rankings: Koke In, Ronaldo Down, Modric Flies Up the Charts

    Jornada 23 in La Liga saw the top three all win and put more distance between themselves and the rest, with all the UEFA Europa League/UEFA Champions League hopefuls only managing to take a point each from their matches over the weekend...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 10,087 reads 18 comments

  10. 5 Strikers Atletico Madrid Should Consider in Summer Instead of Diego Costa

    Atletico Madrid 's decision to sell Jackson Martinez after just six months raised a few eyebrows, but it also raised an awful lot of money—around €42 million, which they'll have to reinvest in a new striker over the summer...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 6,193 reads 14 comments

  11. La Liga Team of the Week: Luka Modric Keeps Real Madrid Title Hopes Alive

    Jornada 23 in La Liga was a busy one, with lots of red cards, late action and plenty of goals flying in, keeping us busy as we assessed the top performers for our combined side — this time featuring a number of big-name defensive stars...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 4,388 reads 27 comments

  12. Where Did It All Go Wrong for Jackson Martinez at Atletico Madrid?

    Just six months after a huge money move from FC Porto to Atletico Madrid , Jackson Martinez has ditched Europe and the Champions League and completed a transfer to China, ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 3,861 reads 3 comments

  13. La Liga Hangover: A Weekend of Milestones, Red Cards and Title Race Escapes

    Welcome to La Liga Hangover, a weekly column running throughout the season in which we take a light-hearted, though in-depth, look at the key stories and talking points from the most recent weekend of action in Spanish football's top flight...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 4,847 reads 18 comments

  14. Liverpool vs. Sunderland: Winners and Losers from Premier League

    Liverpool threw away a two-goal lead at home to Sunderland in the last 10 minutes of their Premier League match on Saturday, drawing 2-2 in a match notable for many reasons from the ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 10,888 reads 86 comments

  15. Manchester City vs. Leicester: Winners and Losers from Premier League

    Leicester City's remarkable season continued as they won 3-1 at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday, beating Manchester City to go six points clear at the top of the Premier League table...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 12,828 reads 68 comments

  16. Liverpool vs. Sunderland: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League

    Anfield, Premier League Liverpool 2-2 Sunderland Roberto Firmino 58', Adam Lallana 69', Adam Johnson 83, Jermaine Defoe 88'. Lineups: LIV—Mignolet; Clyne, Lovren, Sakho, Moreno; Allen, Henderson, Can; Milner, Lallana, Firmino...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 8,468 reads 101 comments

  17. Manchester City vs. Leicester: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League

    Etihad Stadium, Premier League Manchester City 1-3 Leicester City (FT) Robert Huth 2' 60', Riyad Mahrez 48', Sergio Aguero 87'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 17,241 reads 183 comments

  18. Ranking the Week's 20 Hottest Transfer Rumours with Neymar, Sturridge, Casillas

    The transfer window has shut, but the rumours continue to circulate, as speculation grows on chances missed during January, moves that fell through and possibilities for transfers for the summer...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 11,058 reads 11 comments

  19. Ultimate Guide to La Liga Weekend: Atletico Madrid with Defensive Conundrum

    The title fight will continue for a while yet, but Barcelona beating Atletico Madrid in the top-two clash last weekend certainly tips the balance in the Catalan side's favour...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 6,691 reads 9 comments

  20. Barcelona Must Prepare for Neymar Departure Despite Probability of New Contract

    Top of La Liga, into the Champions League last 16 and all but assured of another Copa del Rey final after crushing Valencia 7-0 in the first leg of the semi-finals, everything ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 47,016 reads 42 comments

  21. 5 Players Whose Careers Went Backwards After Leaving Atletico Madrid

    Signing for Atletico Madrid in the modern age is something like a confirmation that a player is at the top of his game, or that he has the potential to do so...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 4,931 reads 8 comments

  22. Barcelona vs. Valencia: Winners and Losers from Copa Del Rey

    Barcelona demolished Valencia by a 7-0 scoreline in the first leg of the Copa del Rey semi-final at the Camp Nou on Wednesday night, leaving the second leg at Mestalla a complete formality...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 10,973 reads 98 comments

  23. Barcelona vs. Valencia: Live Score, Highlights from Copa Del Rey

    Camp Nou, Copa del Rey semi-final first leg Barcelona 7-0 Valencia (FT) Luis Suarez 6' 12' 82' 88', Lionel Messi 29' 58' 73'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 28,499 reads 232 comments

  24. La Liga Player Rankings: Cristiano Ronaldo into Top 20 and a Change at the Top

    The transfer window is closed, and we now know who to look out for over the coming weeks to have a big impact in the final months of the La Liga season...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 17,774 reads 34 comments

  25. Ranking and Grading Atletico Madrid's Summer Signings Halfway Through Season

    A little over halfway through the season in La Liga and, after the closure of the transfer window in January, Spanish sides now know what squad they have to work with over the remainder of the campaign...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 3,397 reads 5 comments