Reasons behind Leroy Sané’s omission: interview for Focus Online (translated)

Lewis Steele had a chat with German outlet Focus Online to discuss Leroy Sané and the reasons for his omission from the Manchester City squad. Here is the translated version of the feature that was published on Focus Online Only 30 minutes in four games: That’s the record of Leroy Sané in the new Premier […]

Phil Neville’s Lionesses can extend World Cup fever in England

England Women earned qualification to the 2019 World Cup with victory over Wales on Friday, inspired by the meticulous manager Phil Neville who wants to learn from Gareth Southgate’s summer successes and capture the imagination of the nation.  When ex-Manchester United and Everton star Phil Neville was appointed as England Women manager, many eyebrows were […]

Match Review: Manchester City v Newcastle United

  Manchester City earned maximum points with a 2-1 victory over a stubborn Newcastle side at the Etihad on Saturday evening. Raheem Sterling opened the scoring early on with a deft finish, curled past Martin Dubravka in the Newcastle goal. With their first real attack of the half, Newcastle equalised through DeAndre Yedlin, who latched […]

Who Are Ya? Meet Huesca, Barca’s opponents taking La Liga by storm

Barcelona host minnows Huesca on Sunday, which may not be the most exciting encounter of the weekend, but if you are a fan of little clubs taking on global giants, this one is for you. Huesca have visited this stadium once in their history, that was in 2014, where Barcelona won 8-1, topping off a […]

Match Review: Leicester City v Liverpool

Liverpool enter the international break with maximum points from the first four games after a gritty win at the King Power Stadium. First half goals from Mané and Firmino set the Reds on the trail to a win that may please Jurgen Klopp more than a high scoring thrashing, as it was this sort of […]

Talking Tactics: Marcelo Bielsa’s Philosophies

Marcelo Bielsa is quickly winning praise in England for his fast start with Leeds, but who exactly is ‘El Loco’ and why are his philosophies so lavished in the footballing world? To the shock and delirium of many English football fans, Leeds United appointed ‘El Loco’ Marcelo Bielsa ahead of the new season. Literally translating […]