Real Madrid on course for an incredible double – but why are people still not convinced by Zidane?

It is a huge evening for Real Madrid. With just a week to go in La Liga, Real are level on points with Barcelona at the top, with Zidane’s men having played a game less. Win tonight, and they require just a point against mid-table Malaga on the final day to win their first league title since the 2011/12 season under Jose Mourinho.

With a final against the Italian giants Juventus in the Champions League final on the horizon as well, the club are on course for a hugely impressive double this season and will become the first team since AC Milan in the 90’s to successfully defend their European crown – no mean feat.

However, despite the success Zidane looks as if he is going to bring to the Bernabeu this season, there is still a large amount of football fans across Europe and the world that are not convinced by this current Madrid team and Manager. But why?  Continue reading “Real Madrid on course for an incredible double – but why are people still not convinced by Zidane?”

Latest transfer round-up

As the summer transfer window is just weeks from opening around Europe, the rumours are set to fly. Who will be the blockbuster transfer this year? Who will go on strike to force a move through? Who will break the world record transfer fee? Who will be tapped up?

In this article I look at some of the biggest deals that could go through this summer.

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Are Chelsea running out of steam?

As Jose Mourinho masterminded a hugely impressive 2-0 victory over runaway leaders Chelsea at Old Trafford on Sunday, many fans and experts began asking the same question:

Are Chelsea starting to fade off at a crucial point in the title race? Continue reading “Are Chelsea running out of steam?”

Premier League Winners & Losers

As we head in to the most decisive part of the season for the majority of Clubs in the Premier League, this weekend threw up several eyebrow raising results. Who starred for their teams? Which clubs impressed? I’ve listed the winners and losers here… Continue reading “Premier League Winners & Losers”

Borussia Dortmund – Building Towards a Brighter Future & Challenging Bayern Munich

When Jurgen Klopp announced that he would be stepping down as coach of Borussia Dortmund in April 2015, both Dortmund fans and followers who watch the Bundesliga giants closely started speculating who would replace him and whether his replacement would be able to hit the heights which the hugely popular Klopp achieved during his time at the club. Continue reading “Borussia Dortmund – Building Towards a Brighter Future & Challenging Bayern Munich”