Football Manager 2020 Wonderkids – Five best goalkeeper starlets for between the sticks

With so many major competitions and events postponed, the video game Football Manager 2020 will quench the sporting thirst of many. Whether you’re tackling one of the toughest FM 2020 challenges or simply taking the reins of your favourite club, you’ll undoubtedly be on the hunt for some young talent to accompany you on the road to success.

While trophies [...]

Premier League suspended indefinitely as pressure grows on players to take a pay cut

English football will remain on hold indefinitely after the Premier League, EFL, Women’s Super League and Championship refused to set a date on when football would resume but clubs are determined to finish the current 2019-20 campaign.

A statement from the Premier League said: “Any return to play will only be with the full support of Government and when medical [...]

Three Disciples of Leeds United Manager Marcelo Bielsa

Barcelona, Bayern Munich and Manchester City fans could have Gabriel Batistuta to thank for the football they have watched during Pep Guardiola’s respective reigns.”If you want to be a coach you have to get together with this guy” Batistuta told his then Roma teammate Pep Guardiola.

The guy in question was Marcelo Bielsa and the rest was history. Bielsa has [...]

Unique Ways Footballers Are Training at Home

Intense training is part and parcel of a footballer’s weekly schedule but with players on lockdown and self-isolation across Europe, innovation is needed when trying to keep fit ready for the resumption of the current season or the beginning of a new one.

Most players across the continent are having to do so in their own homes and some have [...]

How Bruno Fernandes Has Taken Man United to the Next Level

Manchester United were on an 11-game unbeaten run before the season was postponed and former academy player Craig Cathcart believes January signing Bruno Fernandes has been central to their turnaround in form.

A long-term target of the Red Devils, the Portuguese maestro was signed for £47 million from Sporting Lisbon in the last transfer window and has made an instant [...]

What Next for Aston Villa Star Jack Grealish?

Jack Grealish’s chances of a big-money summer move have taken a hit after the Aston Villa star was pictured ignoring government guidance on staying home during the coronavirus crisis despite urging others to stay at home just a day earlier.

Grealish has been linked with a number of top Premier League clubs and Manchester United are thought to harbour particular [...]

Man Utd Set for Summer Transfer Dilemma – Kane or Ronaldo?

Manchester United have never been shy when it comes to splashing the cash but they could be left with an extraordinarily difficult decision when the summer transfer window opens as they potentially attempt to choose between signing England captain Harry Kane and former hero Cristiano Ronaldo.

Both Ronaldo and Kane would be welcomed with open arms at Old Trafford, and [...]

Mourinho and Ancelotti Name Their Best Ever XI – No Room for Ronaldo or Ibrahimovic

Currently managing Tottenham Hotspur and Everton respectively, Jose Mourinho and Carlo Ancelotti are two of the most decorated managers in history, and they have followed eerily similar career paths.

Both have managed in London, Madrid, Milan and the north west. Both have had stints in charge of Chelsea and troubled periods at Real Madrid, and while they managed at opposite [...]