Was he the right man to bring in on deadline day?

So there goes another summer transfer window, and I have to say, it was a productive by our club. We saw Calum Chambers arrive from Southampton, David Ospina from Nice, Mathieu Debuchy from Newcastle, Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona and on deadline day, Danny Welbeck from Manchester United in a last-minute deal on deadline day itself.

Why this new West Ham star is bound to fail this season

Enner Valencia signed for West Ham during the latest transfer window – but there’s good reason to believe the World Cup star won’t cut it in the Premier League, and specifically at West Ham. Valencia signed from Mexican club Pachuca for a reported fee of £12million. There’s a case to be made that joining for a […]

Can Liverpool actually thrive without Luis Suarez?

The summer transfer window is a chance to witness football at its profligate best, or worst, depending on your attitude to the modern game. And in the cold light of the morning after the night before, with the nauseating, profane sums of money shining from our television screens late at night still freshly seared in […]

Munir El-Haddadi: Profile of Barcelona’s newest star

For many, there was only one star in Barcelona’s win over Elche in their first league outing of the season: Lionel Messi. With Enrique opting to play an inexperienced side, which saw six La Masia graduates start alongside each other, the Argentine led by example, scoring a brace as the Blaugrana ran away with a comfortable 3-0 win at home.