Thiago and Liverpool: this was supposed to be perfect…

Just over half a year ago, Thiago Alcantara was rightfully hailed as one of the game’s finest technicians, playing for Europe’s best team. With his contract running out, the Spaniard then decided to leave Bavaria behind and take on a new challenge, in order to “develop himself as a player.” At the time, swapping theContinue reading “Thiago and Liverpool: this was supposed to be perfect…”

Timothy Castagne: An Instant Impact

The signing of Timothy Castagne has been Leicester City’s sole investment in the window, thus far, and an exciting one at that, with an excellent goal on his debut. Putting aside all the other transfer rumours, let’s dissect the Belgian-international’s rise to prominence in the Italian Serie A, whilst outlining his most probable role underContinue reading “Timothy Castagne: An Instant Impact”

What’s Next for Thiago Alcantara?

Thiago Alcantara is on top of the world. Fresh off a Treble-winning season with Bayern Munich, the Spanish midfielder seems to have decided his time with the Bavarian giants has come to an end. Rumors of a move to the Premier League have Football Twitter buzzing about potential landing spots, namely Liverpool. Sudden Recognition TheContinue reading “What’s Next for Thiago Alcantara?”

The Premier League Restart Preview

100 days. Just before Sheffield United vs. Aston Villa begins tomorrow afternoon, it will have been over three months since the last kick of a football in a Premier League match. Unlike past years, the long pause in domestic competition is not because of the end of one season and the beginning of another, butContinue reading “The Premier League Restart Preview”

Chelsea Could Set the Pace in COVID Transfer Window

Lampard’s Chelsea have reportedly agreed personal terms with RB Leipzig’s Timo Werner, and are set to trigger his £49m release clause before it expires on June 15th. Werner has been linked with Liverpool all of 2020, so this news must come as a shock to most football fans. In light of these rumors, one mightContinue reading “Chelsea Could Set the Pace in COVID Transfer Window”

Deschamps’ Reign: What Does the Future of French Football Look Like?

National team managers don’t have an easy job. They train their squads every few months, and are judged on a very small sample of games. Despite having just won the World Cup in 2018, Didier Deschamps may be under the most scrutiny of all. The World Cup-winning side has repeatedly been attacked in the mediaContinue reading “Deschamps’ Reign: What Does the Future of French Football Look Like?”

Rumor Mill: Transfer Talks that May Be Flying Under the Radar

The COVID-19 period has clouded the future of the upcoming summer transfer window with tons of uncertainty. Will players lose value as clubs lose funds? Will players remain at their clubs if the entire season is nulled and voided? Regardless, thanks to Sky Sports Transfer Centre’s daily updates, here are a few outlandish rumors youContinue reading “Rumor Mill: Transfer Talks that May Be Flying Under the Radar”

The Streets Will Never Forget: The Ultimate XI

In the past few days, the @TopBinsTalk Twitter account has reminisced on past Premier League players that, as has been coined, are regarded as players that “the streets will never forget.” If you’re an active football twitterer, you will have definitely seen these memes doing the rounds in the past. If you haven’t, let usContinue reading “The Streets Will Never Forget: The Ultimate XI”

What Would a European Super League Look Like?

Everyone is suffering during this trying period COVID-19 has instilled upon us. Fans can’t watch any games, players can’t perform their jobs, and club are losing money at unprecedented rates. The entire world of sport will have to adapt once the virus disappears. One of the most notable consequences of the virus is the financialContinue reading “What Would a European Super League Look Like?”

Premier League Bottom-Six Combined Starting XI

When discussions take place regarding combined teams, it is the sides in the top-half of the table that get the most attention. More often than not, fans debate over which Manchester City and Liverpool players make it into their combined XI. However, it is quite easy to forget that there is an abundance of qualityContinue reading “Premier League Bottom-Six Combined Starting XI”