Riyad Mahrez is the engine behind Leicester City’s table-topping success
Riyad Mahrez is the engine behind Leicester City’s table-topping success

While Jamie Vardy has been getting much of the attention on Leicester City for his Premier League record scoring streak, which just ended, he’s arguably been the second best player on his team this campaign. For the first-place Foxes, Riyad Mahrez has been the engine that is leading most of […]

These four attackers can restore Brazil’s international prominence
These four attackers can restore Brazil’s international prominence

Following the embarrassment of the 7-1 loss to Germany in the semifinals of the 2014 World Cup, Brazil had to go through a rebuilding period and reevaluate the talent that had been coming from the land of Pele. While a nation that seemed to have a world-class striker in every […]

Ross Barkley is in the midst of his breakout campaign at Everton
Ross Barkley is in the midst of his breakout campaign at Everton

Plenty has been put on the shoulders of Everton’s Ross Barkley. Around this time last year, his club manager said when Barkley retired he would go down as the greatest player his country ever produced. The soon-to-be 22-year-old is far away from accomplishing that massive expectation but he’s in the […]

Why Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba isn’t worth €100 million
Why Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba isn’t worth €100 million

It’s discussed so often that it seems certain that whichever team decides to acquire Paul Pogba, they’ll have to break the world transfer fee record to attain the midfielder. While he may be worth the price down the line, the French international has not proven that he is worth the […]

Confidence breeds success for Mesut Ozil and Arsenal FC
Confidence breeds success for Mesut Ozil and Arsenal FC

Arsenal’s record-breaking transfer signee has been a controversial player during his tenure at the North-London based club. Some look at him as a playmaker who can become the new Dennis Bergkamp and symbolizes Arsene Wenger’s philosophy in its purest form. Others see him as a talent who disappears too often […]

Neymar shines for Barcelona amid controversy
Neymar shines for Barcelona amid controversy

One of the most popular idioms in the world is “actions speak louder than words.” Neymar has seemed to take the phrase to heart because amidst all the controversy surrounding the 23-year-old, he’s just continued by playing some of the best soccer of his Barcelona career. READ MORE: Luis Enrique […]

Baba brings cover and world-class potential to Chelsea
Baba brings cover and world-class potential to Chelsea

At the end of July, Chelsea sold left-back Filipe Luis back to Atletico Madrid after being with the reigning Premier League champions for one season. Moving the Brazilian international caused the Blues to have a lack of depth at the full-back position and it seems like they plan to fill […]

Jordan Ayew has the hard task of replacing Christian Benteke
Jordan Ayew has the hard task of replacing Christian Benteke

When a soccer legend is your dad and big brother is the future captain of Ghana’s national team, people expect big things from you. Now combine that with having to replace Christian Benteke’s 42 league goals scored in the past three seasons and there’s a lot of pressure on Jordan […]

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

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 La Liga Manager of the Year leaves remains to be […]

Analyzing Atletico Madrid’s summer transfer window
Analyzing Atletico Madrid’s summer transfer window

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 Madrid to be contending with Barcelona and hated rivals Real […]

Alexis Sanchez’s impressive year crowned by Copa America victory
Alexis Sanchez’s impressive year crowned by Copa America victory

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 hosting it and helped his team win their first title […]

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

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 of the best African players in the world and desires […]

Late bloomer Carlos Bacca blossoms at right time for Sevilla
Late bloomer Carlos Bacca blossoms at right time for Sevilla

“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 and had to earn money to help them out. The […]