1. Manchester City Game Is a Major Frontier for Antonio Conte's Improving Chelsea

    When Antonio Conte's switch of formation in early October brought about Chelsea 's current run of form, Bleacher Report looked at how it paralleled with another similarly impressive period in the club's history...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 2 days ago 2,029 reads 0 comments

  2. Manchester City Transfer News: Virgil van Dijk, William Carvalho Rumours Emerge

    Southampton centre-back Virgil van Dijk and Sporting CP midfielder William Carvalho have emerged as top transfer targets for Manchester City as Pep Guardiola looks to bolster ...

    Alex Keble Written by Alex Keble about 2 days ago 860 reads 1 comments

  3. The Reasons Behind Robert Lewandowski's Bayern Munich Dip

    Strikers should not be measured on goals alone is the modern-day maxim. The man providing your most significant threat to opponents is supposed to be so much more than an out-and-out goalscorer...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 2 days ago 4,917 reads 9 comments

  4. Midfield Selections and Battleground Will Shape Clasico Outcome

    The biggest club match in the world’s fixture calendar is upon us: El Clasico. Barcelona and Real Madrid will duel for the 233rd time on Saturday and bring us the latest installment of Luis Enrique vs...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 2 days ago 3,604 reads 30 comments

  5. Ralph Hasenhuttl Comments on Reports He Will Replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal

    RB Leipzig manager Ralph Hasenhuttl has confirmed that he is in line to replace Arsene Wenger as Arsenal boss, after the Sun 's Phil Cadden reported he had been contacted by the Gunners...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 2 days ago 5,418 reads 15 comments

  6. Andy Carroll Is the West Ham Player Arsenal Will Fear Most This Weekend

    A trip to West Ham United ought not be a particularly daunting prospect for Arsenal . The Gunners are in good form in the Premier League, whereas their hosts sit just a point clear of the relegation zone...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 2 days ago 1,704 reads 4 comments

  7. Cristiano Ronaldo, Claudio Ranieri, Leicester City Win World Soccer Awards 2016

    Cristiano Ronaldo has won World Soccer 's World Player of the Year award following his phenomenal achievements for club and country in 2016...

    Alex Keble Written by Alex Keble about 3 days ago 10,033 reads 19 comments

  8. Bournemouth vs. Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp's Key Pre-Match Press Conference Quotes

    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp shut down rumours linking striker Daniel Sturridge with a move away from Anfield in January ahead of the Reds' Premier League trip to Bournemouth on Sunday...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 3 days ago 1,683 reads 6 comments

  9. Remembering Elano: A Manchester City Cult Hero Who Never Fulfilled Early Promise

    When Sven-Goran Eriksson took the reins at Manchester City  in July 2007, the squad he was working with was a shambles...

    David Mooney Written by David Mooney about 3 days ago 1,746 reads 0 comments

  10. 'Lionel Messi' Takes On 'Cristiano Ronaldo' in the Ultimate Table-Tennis Battle

    The B/R office in London witnessed a historical contest on Thursday, as Lionel Messi took on Cristiano Ronaldo in an epic table-tennis contest...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 days ago 476 reads 3 comments

  11. Picking a Best Borussia Dortmund XI Using Only 1 Player of Each Nationality

    Football has experienced an incredible growth as an international sport over the years. Long gone are the days when teams played with only one or two foreigners on the pitch. Borussia Dortmund are no exception...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 3 days ago 3,958 reads 9 comments

  12. PL Preview: Will Manchester City and Chelsea Break Tradition and Go Toe-to-Toe?

    It was easier to predict in the old days. When Jose Mourinho was in charge of Chelsea in the week leading into a heavyweight bout, he would invariably channel Muhammad Ali's mouth ...

    Alex Dunn Written by Alex Dunn about 3 days ago 4,124 reads 8 comments

  13. West Ham vs. Arsenal: Arsene Wenger's Key Pre-Match Press Conference Comments

    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed that he will not enter the transfer market in January to try to find a replacement for Santi Cazorla despite the Spaniard being set for t hree further months on the sidelines...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 3 days ago 1,368 reads 8 comments

  14. Monitoring AC Milan's Youth Movement in November 2016

    AC Milan 's run of good form continued last month as they went unbeaten throughout November for the first time since the 2011-12 season...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 3 days ago 4,648 reads 13 comments

  15. Ex-Chelsea Footballer Gary Johnson Says Club Paid £50K to Keep Sex-Abuse Secret

    Former Chelsea player Gary Johnson has alleged that the Premier League club paid him £50,000 to keep quiet about alleged sexual abuse he suffered at the hands of former  chief scout Eddie Heath in the 1970s...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 3 days ago 3,014 reads 0 comments

  16. Arsenal Transfer News: Mesut Ozil Hints at Real Madrid Return, Latest Rumours

    Mesut Ozil has failed to deny rumours he could be in line for a return to Real Madrid . In an interview with Marca (via Giles Mole of the Telegraph ), the Arsenal playmaker ...

    Alex Keble Written by Alex Keble about 3 days ago 6,290 reads 19 comments

  17. Chelsea Transfer News: Kalidou Koulibaly Targeted for Summer, Latest Rumours

    Chelsea will reportedly make another attempt to sign Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly next summer, but they will not make a £50 million move for the Senegal international in January as he will be at the Africa Cup of Nations...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 3 days ago 1,700 reads 9 comments

  18. Melody Donchet Wins Female Freestyle Football World Championship

    Melody Donchet won the Female Freestyle Football World Championship at the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne, Australia on Friday. The French star confirmed favouritism by beating English teenager Liv Cooke in the final...

    Lee Walker Written by Lee Walker about 3 days ago 1,699 reads 0 comments

  19. Picking a Best Atletico Madrid XI Using Only 1 Player of Each Nationality

    Atletico Madrid ’s rise to prominence over this century has been built on some excellent players, and those names have been drawn from all four corners of the globe...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 3 days ago 1,726 reads 4 comments

  20. Remembering Edgar Davids' Importance to Juventus' European Dominance

    He looked nervous. After taking much longer than usual to get the ball to sit perfectly on the penalty spot, he waited for referee Manuel Diaz Vega to finish speaking with Juventus goalkeeper Angelo Peruzzi before finally beginning his run-up...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 3 days ago 3,511 reads 4 comments

  21. Picking a Combined Barcelona-Real Madrid Clasico XI

    It's that time of year again when Spanish football captures the imagination of the world; the buildup to El Clasico , Barcelona vs. Real Madrid, the top two in La Liga...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 3 days ago 13,673 reads 50 comments

  22. West Ham vs. Arsenal: Team News, Preview, Live Stream and TV Info

    West Ham United and Arsenal will look to bounce back from Wednesday's EFL Cup disappointment when they face each other at the London Stadium on Saturday in the Premier League...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 3 days ago 1,378 reads 0 comments

  23. Manchester City vs. Chelsea: Team News, Preview, Live Stream and TV Info

    Chelsea will face their second major test in the Premier League in as many weeks on Saturday, as the Blues visit the Etihad Stadium to take on Manchester City...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 3 days ago 3,322 reads 9 comments

  24. Barcelona vs. Real Madrid: El Clasico 2016 News, Preview, Live Stream, TV Info

    Real Madrid can open up a nine-point lead over Barcelona if they beat them at the Camp Nou on Saturday in La Liga's first El Clasico of the season...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 3 days ago 7,252 reads 15 comments

  25. Barcelona Transfer News: Latest Rumours on Marquinhos and Neymar

    Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed Barcelona attempted to sign defender Marquinhos in the summer, but the Ligue 1 champions and player rejected the offer from the Catalans...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 3 days ago 3,021 reads 2 comments