1. Film Focus: Tactical Preview of German Super Cup

    The commencement of the 2014-15 German Bundesliga season is still a little over a week away, but before the domestic league kicks off the big two will come face-to-face again in the German Super Cup...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 19 days ago 1,891 reads 4 comments

  2. Swift Liverpool Development Has Marginalised Kolo Toure, Martin Kelly and Others

    Liverpool 's transfer activity looks set to continue this week, with news of defensive comings and goings being widely reported in the media...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 19 days ago 11,616 reads 25 comments

  3. Hot-Seat Watch for World Football Players and Coaches Entering New Season

    The 2014-15 season is upon us and managers and players alike are heading into the new campaign hoping to emulate their successes of last year...or in some cases, right the wrongs they happened to cause along the way...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 19 days ago 125,044 reads 71 comments

  4. What to Expect from the New Premier League Stars on Debut

    The 2014-15 Premier League season kicks off in just four days, and the summer transfer activity throughout the top flight has seen a number of prime talents arrive at many clubs...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 20 days ago 34,169 reads 71 comments

  5. Manchester Utd vs Valencia: Live Score, Highlights from Van Gaal's 1st Home Game

    Friendly match, Old Trafford Manchester United 2-1 Valencia (FT) —Darren Fletcher 48', Rodrigo 71', Marouane Fellaini 91' —Rooney missed first-half penalty ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 20 days ago 31,481 reads 67 comments

  6. Ranking the 20 Best Non-World Cup Players in La Liga

    Javier Tebas , the president of La Liga in Spain, might have been joking when he said he wanted the best 500 players to be plying their trade in his country's top flight, but there's ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 20 days ago 13,416 reads 23 comments

  7. Eliaquim Mangala Will Provide Kompany Cover Manchester City Desperately Need

    Manchester City have completed the long-awaited signing of French central defender Eliaquim Mangala from FC Porto ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 21 days ago 4,359 reads 22 comments

  8. Who Is Hot and Who Is Not in World Football After Weekend of August 9-10

    Our stock watch of players around the globe continues with our look at who's hot and who's not in world football, after a weekend when several domestic seasons kicked into gear and the Community Shield was played in England...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 21 days ago 17,093 reads 20 comments

  9. Top 10 Performances from Around the World for Weekend of August 9-10

    Another weekend of top-class action has come and gone in the football world, and plenty of sides have put in performances worthy of mention and memory...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 21 days ago 86,667 reads 7 comments

  10. 5 Biggest Blunders in World Football This Weekend Featuring Diego Maradona

    It's been another fun weekend of friendlies, Super Cup-equivalent games and transfer rumours—but we've seen another batch of bungling errors and ridiculous decision-making from around the world of football too...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 22 days ago 1,550 reads 1 comments

  11. How Manchester United Targets Juan Cuadrado, Angel Di Maria Fit Van Gaal's 3-5-2

    Manchester United 's new boss Louis van Gaal is still looking to significantly strengthen his first team ahead of the new Premier League season...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 22 days ago 72,917 reads 68 comments

  12. Liverpool vs. Borussia Dortmund: What Brendan Rodgers Learned from Friendly

    Liverpool completed their preseason work over the summer with a rampant 4-0 win over Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund on Sunday, which gave great hope that the Reds can ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 22 days ago 32,893 reads 38 comments

  13. Liverpool vs. Borussia Dortmund: Score, Grades and Reaction from Anfield

    Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund faced off at Anfield on Sunday in the final pre-season game for both before competitive action starts next week...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 22 days ago 33,235 reads 72 comments

  14. Hottest Transfer Rumour for Every Premier League Club with Benatia and Cuadrado

    The closure of the transfer window is still three weeks away—but the Premier League campaign kicks off in under seven days...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 22 days ago 55,688 reads 38 comments

  15. Liverpool vs. Borussia Dortmund: Live Score, Highlights for Pre-Season Friendly

    Preseason friendly, Anfield Liverpool 4-0 Dortmund (FT) Daniel Sturridge 9', Dejan Lovren 12', Philippe Coutinho 48', Jordan Henderson 60'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 22 days ago 33,056 reads 62 comments

  16. Everton Displaying Ambition for Future with New John Stones Deal

    Everton have taken another step to ensuring their future lies in the hands of talented youngsters and the upward progression under manager Roberto Martinez can continue, with the ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 25 days ago 2,305 reads 8 comments

  17. Liverpool Falcao Move May Fail, but Reds Need This High-Quality Forward Signing

    Liverpool have made several big-money signings during this transfer window, including Lazar Markovic and Adam Lallana , but so far only £4 million have gone on an actual ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 25 days ago 15,183 reads 36 comments

  18. Minimum Requirement for All 20 Premier League Managers

    As the new Premier League season draws ever closer, fans and clubs' staff alike will be dreaming of the possibilities of a successful season—but also acutely aware of what they ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 25 days ago 28,105 reads 177 comments

  19. Javier Manquillo Arrival Is a Final Warning for Glen Johnson at Liverpool

    Liverpool continued making inroads to strengthening the defensive side of their team on Wednesday as they confirmed the loan capture of Javier Manquillo...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 26 days ago 14,443 reads 22 comments

  20. Which Teams Should Chase Marco Reus After £20M Release Clause Revealed?

    Borussia Dortmund 's Marco Reus won plenty of plaudits last season after an exceptional second half to his campaign, helping his side to finish runners-up in the Bundesliga ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 26 days ago 16,832 reads 86 comments

  21. Sack Race: Ranking the Premier League Managers on Who'll Go 1st

    Optimism, encouragement and excitement: Three words which are often associated with the start of a new Premier League season, with new signings, new managers and new clubs all involved in the opening weekend...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 26 days ago 11,659 reads 20 comments

  22. 3-Way Battle for Real Madrid Goalkeeper Role an Example of Club's Crazy Policies

    Real Madrid : It's the club that never stops giving in the transfer market, in entertainment terms, in column inches and in cold, hard currency to rival clubs...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 27 days ago 7,000 reads 33 comments

  23. 10 of the Toughest Managers in World Football

    It's a difficult job being a football manager; thousands, maybe millions, of people rely on you doing your work well for their own state of happiness, while the pressures to perform from within and outside the club have never been greater...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 27 days ago 6,453 reads 20 comments

  24. Brightest Young Talent at Every Champions League Club

    The UEFA Champions League is the competition every club wants to play in. Over the course of each domestic season, places are fought for not only to win trophies but also simply ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 27 days ago 26,339 reads 45 comments

  25. Liverpool Preseason Focus: Rodgers' Tactics vs Man United, Sterling and Coutinho

    Liverpool played their fifth preseason match on United States soil on Monday night, taking on Manchester United in the International Champions Cup final, suffering a 3-1 defeat in Miami...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 27 days ago 13,094 reads 40 comments