1. Ranking the Top 25 European Clubs After Weekend of April 25-27

    Welcome to the latest edition of our European club rankings ( previous edition here ), where we rank the top teams on the continent based on seasonal form and squad strength...

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  2. Why Charly Musonda Is Chelsea's Most Intriguing, Exciting Youth Prospect

    As if it were possible, Charly Musonda added yet another string to his fledgling bow on Monday evening as he turned in a stunning performance against Manchester City , helping Chelsea to a 2-1 (5-2 aggregate) victory in the FA Youth Cup final...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 7 hours ago 3,705 reads 7 comments

  3. Premier League Team of Week: Pelle, Terry, Stones and McCarthy Shine

    Welcome to the 34th instalment of our Premier League Team of the Week for the 2014-15 season. We analysed every game to pick out a star XI from the weekend's fixtures, choosing the best players to form a viable formation (in this case, a 3-5-2)...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 day ago 18,779 reads 34 comments

  4. Everton vs. Manchester United: Winners and Losers from North-West Derby

    Everton upset the odds by beating Manchester United 3-0 at Goodison Park on Sunday, complementing a brilliant counter-attacking performance with some clinical work in front of goal...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 2 days ago 8,986 reads 63 comments

  5. Everton vs. Manchester United: Live Score, Highlights from North-West Derby

    Premier League Live Everton 3-0 Manchester United Scorers: McCarthy (5'), Stones (35'), Mirallas (77') Everton XI Howard, Baines, Stones, Jagielka, Coleman, ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 2 days ago 22,464 reads 242 comments

  6. Ben Davies' Nightmare Day Encapsulates a Season of Frustration at Spurs

    ST. MARY'S STADIUM, SOUTHAMPTON — It's been an exceptionally frustrating season for Ben Davies, and no match encapsulates those woes better than Tottenham Hotspur 's 2-2 draw to Southampton on Saturday at St...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 3 days ago 2,991 reads 0 comments

  7. Champions League Player Rankings: Thiago, Alba, Messi and Ronaldo Shine

    Welcome to the sixth round of our UEFA Champions League knockout-stage player rankings, in which we order the competition's top 20 players so far this season...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 4 days ago 15,543 reads 70 comments

  8. Would Jurgen Klopp's Tactics and Tendencies Suit Manchester City?

    Jurgen Klopp now stands the most intriguing name on the impending managerial merry-go-round. Brendan Rodgers, Carlo Ancelotti and Rafa Benitez could all still lose their jobs, but ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 5 days ago 4,857 reads 11 comments

  9. Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid: Tactical Review of Champions League Game

    Real Madrid progressed to the UEFA Champions League semi-finals on Wednesday by edging Atletico Madrid 1-0 at the Santiago Bernabeu. Javier Hernandez scored the only goal late on to break Colchoneros hearts...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 5 days ago 14,004 reads 52 comments

  10. Barcelona vs. PSG: Tactical Review of Champions League Game

    Barcelona eased their way to a 2-0 (5-1 aggregate) victory over Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday night, sealing passage to the UEFA Champions League semi-finals. Neymar scored both goals to cap an easy night's work...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 6 days ago 9,433 reads 29 comments

  11. Premier League Player Rankings After April 18-19 Fixtures: Kane Rises

    Welcome to the latest edition of our 2014-15 Premier League player rankings, continuing for another season in its mission to quantify the form of England's top-tier players...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 6 days ago 13,371 reads 47 comments

  12. Ranking the Top 25 European Clubs After Weekend of April 18-19

    Welcome to the latest edition of our European club rankings ( previous edition here ), where we rank the top teams on the continent based on seasonal form and squad strength...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 7 days ago 53,627 reads 218 comments

  13. Barcelona vs. PSG: Tactical Preview of Champions League Game

    Paris Saint-Germain face the nearly insurmountable task of overturning a 3-1 deficit at the Camp Nou against Barcelona on Tuesday...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 8 days ago 11,615 reads 42 comments

  14. Premier League Team of Week: Kane, Mangala, Zouma and Hazard Star

    Welcome to the 33rd instalment of our Premier League Team of the Week for the 2014-15 season. We analysed every game to pick out a star XI from the weekend's fixtures, choosing the best players to form a viable formation (in this case, a 4-3-3)...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 8 days ago 19,916 reads 56 comments

  15. Chelsea vs. Manchester United: Winners and Losers from Premier League

    Chelsea took another giant step toward securing the Premier League title on Saturday by beating Manchester United, 1-0, at Stamford Bridge...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 10 days ago 32,711 reads 203 comments

  16. Barcelona vs. Valencia: Winners and Losers from Liga Game

    Barcelona squeezed out a hard-earned 2-0 victory over Valencia on Saturday thanks to goals from Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 10 days ago 15,469 reads 50 comments

  17. Chelsea vs. Manchester United: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League

    Premier League Live Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United Scorers: Hazard (39') Chelsea XI Courtois, Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry, Azpilicueta, Zouma, Matic, Oscar, Fabregas, ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 10 days ago 33,202 reads 334 comments

  18. Barcelona vs. Valencia: Live Score, Highlights from Liga Game

    La Liga Live Barcelona 2-0 Valencia Scorers: Suarez (2'), Messi (90+3) Barca XI Bravo; Alves, Pique, Mathieu, Adriano; Busquets, Mascherano, Xavi; Messi, Suarez, ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 10 days ago 27,446 reads 243 comments

  19. Champions League Player Rankings: Suarez, Matuidi and Martinez Excel

    Welcome to the fifth round of our UEFA Champions League knockout-stage player rankings, in which we order the competition's top 20 players so far this season...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 11 days ago 58,548 reads 156 comments

  20. Chelsea vs. Manchester United: Tactical Preview of Premier League Game

    Chelsea face Manchester United this weekend in a match that could have serious implications at the top of the Premier League table...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 12 days ago 28,488 reads 120 comments

  21. Breaking Down Football's in-Vogue Formation: The Midfield Diamond

    What do Liverpool, Juventus, Swansea City, Lyon, Borussia Dortmund, Sampdoria and Internazionale all have in common this season? They've all played, at least for a small segment of the season, in a 4-4-2 diamond formation...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 12 days ago 12,962 reads 32 comments

  22. Exclusive: Roma's Tony Sanabria on His Serie A and World Cup Dreams

    A 17-year-old Tony Sanabria made a bold move in November 2013, opting not to accept Barcelona's offer of a contract extension in an attempt to fast-track his way up the footballing ladder...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 12 days ago 1,968 reads 0 comments

  23. PSG vs. Barcelona: Tactical Review of Champions League Game

    Barcelona are in pole position to qualify for the UEFA Champions League semi-finals after beating Paris Saint-Germain 3-1 at the Parc des Princes in the quarters...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 12 days ago 12,943 reads 38 comments

  24. Atletico Madrid vs. Real Madrid: Tactical Review of Champions League Game

    Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid played out a hard-fought 0-0 draw at the Vicente Calderon, leaving their two-legged UEFA Champions League quarter-final finely poised ahead of next week...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 13 days ago 6,982 reads 50 comments

  25. Premier League Player Rankings After April 11-13 Fixtures: Coutinho Shines

    Welcome to the latest edition of our 2014-15 Premier League player rankings, continuing for another season in its mission to quantify the form of England's top-tier players...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 13 days ago 24,786 reads 89 comments