Arsenal make official bid for exciting winger

English outlet Metro is reporting that Arsenal have made a bid of €7.5m for Romanian wonderkid Ianis Stoica. Stoica plays for the Romanian club FSCB commonly known as Steau who are currently 2nd in Liga 1, the highest league in Romania. Stoica generally plays as a winger but also can play in central midfield. Whether […]

Arsenal the likeliest destination for want away Man City star

Raheem Sterling’s representatives have reportedly informed Manchester City that the Englishman wants to leave in the January transfer window and has no intention of signing a contract extension at the moment according to the English outlet Daily Star. The report also mentions that Sterling sees Arsenal as an “attractive option” and quotes journalist Ian McGarry […]

How will Dani Alves fit in Xavi’s 4-3-3 formation when available

There was shock all around when Barcelona completed the signing of Dani Alves as the Brazilian is seen to be too old at the moment to play for a club like Barcelona. Although he is not the marauding right wing back anymore, his experience is seen as key to help out the Barcelona squad which […]

Barcelona predicted formation against Espanyol: Xavi’s new look 4-3-3 formation

Xavi Hernandez is set for his first game as Barcelona manager against Espanyol this weekend. There is excitement among Barcelona supporters to see what Xavi can do with this talented but young squad. As a Cryuff and Guardiola disciple, Xavi is expected to start with the 4-3-3 formation. He has experimented with different formations at […]

Liverpool’s predicted 4-3-3 formation against Arsenal: 7 Key players to miss

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Jurgen Klopp has to deal with significant injury troubles for the weekend Premier League game against Arsenal as 7 regular starters could miss out. The international break only added to Liverpool’s injury woes with Jordan Henderson, Sadio Mane and Andy Robertson all picking up knocks while playing for their national sides. But Klopp confirmed that […]

Why this Man United midfielder is so good for his country but struggles at the club

Brazil drew 0-0 with Argentina in their World Cup qualifying game which saw the hosts Argentina qualify for the World Cup. A surprising statistic at the end of the game was that the highest rated player according to Sofascore was Manchester United’s Fred with a rating of 7.8 according to Sofascore. Considering this match featured […]

Man United’s predicted thrilling 4-3-3 formation if ten Hag is appointed as manager

Speculation on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s future continues to grow even though reports have emerged that the hierarchy at Manchester United are prepared to give the Norwegian some more time. One of the reasons cited for the unwillingness to sack Solskjaer is the lack of alternate options. There are very few viable candidates who are without […]

Man United attacking star training to play as a Wing Back

Manchester United’s summer signing, Jadon Sancho has reportedly been training as a wing back according to The Athletic. Sancho has struggled to get any significant game time this season and Solskjaer’s switch to a back three/five formation in recent games makes it even harder for the former Dortmund man to get into the first team. […]

3 players who will struggle under Antonio Conte at Spurs

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Antonio Conte made his debut as the Spurs manager in the 0-0 draw against Everton. As we had predicted earlier, Spurs started with a 3-4-3 formation at Goodison Park. The game was dull with both sides struggling to create chances but Conte would have been pleased with the clean sheet. Conte in all his jobs […]

New injury trouble for Solskjaer ahead of Manchester Derby

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English outlet Express reports that Manchester United striker Edinson Cavani will not be fit to play in the Manchester Derby on Saturday. The Express report cites Uruguayan journalist Rodrigo Romano as the source for this news. Cavani was a key player in United’s last Premier League game against Spurs which they won 3-0. His partnership […]

3 tactical moves Solskjaer can implement to beat Man City

Manchester United face off against Manchester City at Old Trafford on Saturday in a crucial Premier League game. For all of United’s troubles this season, they can be level on points with Manchester City if they win the Manchester derby. Looking at the form guide and the way the teams are playing, it’s easy to […]

Atalanta 2:2 Man United Player Ratings: 10/10 for United’s star man

Cristiano Ronaldo once again rescued Manchester United in the Champions League with an injury time goal against Atalanta. United were decent in the first half but poor in the second half but thanks to their talisman Cristiano Ronaldo, they came away with a draw against an energetic and hard working Atalanta side. This result see […]

Man United predicted formation against Atalanta: Ole’s new look 3-4-1-2 formation

Manchester United coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer chose to make a tactical switch for the game against Spurs which resulted in a comfortable 3-0 victory. From the usual 4-2-3-1 formation, he opted for a 3-4-1-2 formation with a back three defence. The biggest difference in the game against Spurs was how solid and compact United looked […]