Premier League transfer talk – 21 June

With the season now at an end and most of the players in Europe either in Dubai, Ibiza or somewhere in the USA, the papers and Twitter have been full of transfer rumours. Whilst most of them are laughed at immediately, some actually happen.

Here are the ones which have been most seen in the media over the last couple of weeks; Continue reading “Premier League transfer talk – 21 June”

Who’s the greatest Premier League centre half of all time?

As Manchester United confirmed the £31m signing of Benfica’s Swedish centre half Victor Lindelof this week, I saw an interesting question asked by one of the MUFC fan accounts on Twitter (which I am seeing more and more of in the last year or so):

Who’s the best Premier League centre half ever? Continue reading “Who’s the greatest Premier League centre half of all time?”

The incredible decline of 1860 Munich

1860 Munich face demotion to Germany’s fourth or fifth tier amateur divisions next season after failing to meet a deadline to pay for a third division license in the last few days.  Continue reading “The incredible decline of 1860 Munich”

Dortmund hire Peter Bosz as new manager

Borussia Dortmund’s decision to sack Thomas Tuchel last week just days after guiding the club to a DFB-Pokal cup win in Berlin over Eintracht Frankfurt was seen as a decision which had been coming for a good couple of months, given the breakdown of the relationship between Tuchel himself and CEO Watzke ever since the Dortmund team bus was subject to a bomb attack before their Champions League game in April.  Continue reading “Dortmund hire Peter Bosz as new manager”

Can Monaco hold on to their Golden generation this summer?

As the curtain falls on another season across Europe, the transfer window opens and the rumours of who’s going where gather pace. Whilst a huge proportion of the stories you read regarding transfers never materialise in to even a bid, there are some rumours which actually are true and can even become a saga, with the move not being completed and finalised until the last few hours of the summer window. Continue reading “Can Monaco hold on to their Golden generation this summer?”