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How £40m Became the New £20m in the European Transfer Market

Last decade, a price of around £20million could buy you a footballer who had incredible skill, a deadly finish or the vision of a hawk. In 2003, Barcelona paid Paris Saint-Germain €30million for Ronaldinho, who became an eventual Ballon d’Or winner. Furthermore, Barcelona paid €15million (plus Ricardo Quaresma whose valuation […]

Tactics in MLS (And/Or The Supplemental Nature Of OptaStats)

I tend to consider tactics and Major League Soccer like an unabridged dictionary in a fourth grade classroom. While the study and employment of tactics within MLS happens, there is less tactical sophistication in MLS than in the more established leagues of the world. One thing is clear about tactics: […]

Sunderland Replace Jordan Henderson with Connor Wickham

Sunderland lost a major facet to their attack recently when they decided to sell Jordan Henderson to Liverpool.  Today, we learned that Sunderland won the Connor Wickham sweepstakes.  Wickham, formerly of Ipswich Town, is three years younger than Henderson, and he is one of the best English youngsters in the […]

Fulham Home Shirt for 2011-12 Season: Leaked Photo

A photo has been leaked on the Internet that reveals the design of Fulham’s home shirt for the 2011-12 Premier League season. The above photo shows two pages from the Fulham magazine, where the design of the new Fulham shirt is featured. Designed and manufactured by Kappa, the shirt features […]

The Dying Art Of A Footballer’s Loyalty To His Club

Loyalty in sports is often a one sided affair.  Fans seemingly will always remain loyal to their favorite club no matter how many losing seasons or failed signings occur.  But loyalty on the part of the club and the players is not always evident.   Is this something that football fans […]

How to Replace The Irreplaceable Paul Scholes

“My toughest opponent? Scholes of Mancheseter. He is the complete midfielder” “Scholes is undoubtedly the best midfielder of his generation”. Zinedine Zidane “Out of everyone at Manchester United, I would pick out Scholes- he is the best midfielder of his generation. I would have loved to play alongside him”. Pep […]

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