Although Barcelona used 433 in preseason and in a handful of matches over the course of last season, today's lineup against Sevilla was the first time in almost a year that Valverde tried it with both … [Read more...] about Tactical takeaways from Barcelona’s victory over Sevilla
Twelve months ago, Ousmane Dembele was neck and neck with Kylian Mbappe at the top in the debate over who was the best young player in the world. Both players had just earned huge moves to two of … [Read more...] about Ousmane Dembele with a point to prove at Barcelona next season
Although Messi is probably the best and most talented player in history, finding the perfect position for him has often been a bit of a dilemma for both club and country. The main reason for this is … [Read more...] about Where should Lionel Messi play next season for Barcelona?
When rumors of Ronaldo's departure first started to gain traction, it seemed like a sure bet that Real Madrid would quickly splash out between €250-500m on one or two Galactico signings. Such a … [Read more...] about Real Madrid still just a goalscorer away from having the best team in Europe again
Players who have scored 152 goals over the past four seasons typically don't come under too much scrutiny. However, that certainly isn't the case for Luis Suarez among Barcelona supporters heading … [Read more...] about The curious case of Luis Suarez at Barcelona
Whether Ronaldo's departure from Real Madrid will go down as smart business to get so much money for an aging star or a foolish move to sell one of the all time greats could largely hinge on the … [Read more...] about Who should Real Madrid sign to replace Cristiano Ronaldo?
The announcement that all Atletico de Madrid fans and the world have been waiting for has finally arrived: Antoine Griezmann has finally decided to stay for one more season at Atletico Madrid. The … [Read more...] about Speculation laid to rest as Griezmann stays
While all the attention of the football world is on this summer’s World Cup, there are still a few clubs that are making headlines in the transfer market, and one of them is Atletico de Madrid. The … [Read more...] about Atletico Madrid await on Griezmann to decide his future
As football has moved forward the demand for results has vastly increased, reducing the amount of time a manager is given for success. The days of Sir Alex Ferguson and Arsene Wenger staying at a … [Read more...] about The era of long-term managers is over
Zinedine Zidane surprisingly announced his departure from Real Madrid after he led the team to a record third consecutive UEFA Champions League trophy. There had been much speculation throughout the … [Read more...] about Zizou shocks Madrid but why and who replaces him?