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Author Archives: Dan Adu-Gyamfi

Is it Champions League or bust for Pep Guardiola at Bayern Munich?

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Rumors began circulating during the weekend that Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola is about to embark on his last season with the Bavarians. Some believe he’s already agreed to become Manchester City’s manager next season. Whether or not the four-time … Continue reading

Juventus have lost key players this summer but still remain Serie A title favorites

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Winning four straight Serie A titles and being in the Champions League final this year makes Juventus one of the best teams in the world. Unfortunately for the Bianconeri, three of their star players left and it’s going to be … Continue reading

Analyzing Atletico Madrid’s summer transfer window

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Diego Simeone has had a very busy transfer window so far rebuilding his side that won La Liga and made the Champions League final two years ago. The 2011-12 Europa League winner has plenty to do if he wants Atletico … Continue reading

Schweinsteiger brings leadership, class and tenacity to Man United’s midfield

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There comes a time in an athlete’s career when their importance wanes for a team due to age or a change of philosophy. Some decide to remain with the club and others move on to look for new challenges where … Continue reading

Alexis Sanchez’s impressive year crowned by Copa America victory

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Alexis Sanchez’s game-winning spot kick in the Copa America final was the culmination of a career defining year. After flourishing for Arsenal in his first season, the 26-year-old took that momentum to the Copa America where his nation Chile were … Continue reading

Important facts to know about Andre Ayew, Swansea’s new signing

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swan aye

After speculation for months about his future, Ghana international Andre Ayew has decided to leave his childhood club, Marseille, to sign with Swansea City on a four-year deal. The 25-year-old is a coup for the Swans as he’s currently one … Continue reading

Late bloomer Carlos Bacca blossoms at right time for Sevilla

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“At 20 I was living in my village, Puerto Colombia, working as a bus driver’s assistant. Life was far from easy. Next I had to work as a ticket collector on the buses because I come from a poor family … Continue reading

Palermo striker Paulo Dybala is one of the hottest properties in world soccer

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As a teenager he was given the nickname “La Joya”, the jewel, and Paulo Dybala is living up to it. Before he signed to Palermo in 2012, he was a prodigy in his homeland of Argentina and broke countless records … Continue reading

It’s time for Yaya Toure to leave Manchester City

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It all began last year with the birthday fiasco. Yaya Toure turned 31 and was upset with Manchester City for not acknowledging the four-time African Player of the Year on his special day. His agent, Dimitri Seluk, spoke about how … Continue reading

Chicharito an unlikely hero as Real Madrid edge into Champions League semi-finals

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In the last seven meetings of the Madrid derby, Real were unable to win. Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez’s goal in the 88th minute ended the streak as the 10-time European champions advance to their fifth Champions League semi-finals in a row. … Continue reading

Thiago shines as Bayern Munich slaughters FC Porto 6-1

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For Porto it was all good just a week ago. They defeated Bayern Munich 3-1 at home and had a very good chance of advancing to the semifinals of the Champions League. Unfortunately for the Dragons, Bayern were motivated by … Continue reading

Brazilian Roberto Firmino should court interest from big European clubs

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Since Ronaldo’s departure from the national team, Brazil has struggled to find a replacement. There have been many players that appeared to take on the striker role for the five-time World Cup winners but basically all of them have been … Continue reading

Koke is the key to Spain and Atletico Madrid’s future

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Atletico Madrid's Koke celebrates after scoring a goal against Malaga during their Spanish First Division soccer match in Malaga

Similar to Dunga attempting to rebuild Brazil’s national side, Vicente Del Bosque has the same responsibility of constructing the future of Spanish soccer. With legends like Xavi and Xabi Alonso retiring from international duty and Andres Iniesta’s quality fading away, … Continue reading

In demand Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette still has a lot to learn

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“Thierry shook me and told me to always question myself, which we tend to forget to do when we’re young. It hit me hard. When a player like Thierry Henry speaks to you, you can’t ignore what he says. I … Continue reading

Bayern Munich playmaker Arjen Robben is arguably the world’s third best soccer player

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When most athletes get to 30, they understand their athletic peak is coming to an end. Most teams in all sports leagues around the world start looking for successors to their superstars once they hit that benchmark. Or they sever … Continue reading

Ivory Coast wins 2015 AFCON Final; Watch match highlights [VIDEO]

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Just like in 1992, Ivory Coast defeated their neighbor and rival Ghana 9-8 in penalties to win the African Cup of Nations for the second time after a goalless draw. Often touted as the weak-link of the Elephants ‘golden generation,’ … Continue reading

Ghana vs. Ivory Coast: 2015 African Cup of Nations final preview

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Two of the continent’s historic superpowers will face each other in the African Cup of Nations final today at 2pm ET on beIN SPORTS. They happen to be neighbors and fierce rivals as well. Ghana and Ivory Coast have each … Continue reading

Ghana continues stirring run at AFCON with a 3-0 semi-final win against Equatorial Guinea

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Morocco won't hold Africa Cup

A 3-0 victory in the semi-final against host nation Equatorial Guinea has put Ghana in the African Cup of Nations final for a record ninth time. The four-time winners of the tournament were missing captain and the nation’s all-time leading … Continue reading