Isco to Arsenal makes sense for all parties

Isco to Arsenal makes sense for all parties

When Carlo Ancelotti was confirmed as Real Madrid’s new coach last summer, Isco must have expected a career rebirth. The Spanish midfielder had found himself in the fringes of the first team under Zinedine Zidane.  Last season, he made 29 appearances in all...
Giovanni Simeone writing his own story in Italy

Giovanni Simeone writing his own story in Italy

When Napoli hosted Hellas Verona on Sunday, all the buzz was around Diego Maradona. Gli Azzurri donned a celebratory shirt with Maradona superimposed over a large fingerprint in celebration of their late legend.  Maradona died one year ago but he is regarded as one of...
3 players Antonio Conte should get rid of at Tottenham

3 players Antonio Conte should get rid of at Tottenham

Antonio Conte’s reign at Tottenham Hotspur is well underway. A rigorous welcome party against Vitesse in the Europa Conference League gave a hint of things to come. With a squad filled with underperforming players, the Italian must act.  A chaotic summer saw as...
Four MLS youngsters European clubs should target

Four MLS youngsters European clubs should target

The Major League Soccer is often regarded as a retirement league for ageing players in their career twilight. David Beckham, Thiery Henry, Didier Drogba, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, David Villa, the list is endless. However, there appears to be a major shift. America’s...
World Cup: 4 questions from Brazil’s November squad

World Cup: 4 questions from Brazil’s November squad

In about a fortnight, the focus will shift to international football. While the Europeans wrap up their World Cup qualifiers this window, there are still six more rounds to go in South America. Two matches take place during this break.   As expected, some nations have...
Premier League: How much will Brentford miss Raya?

Premier League: How much will Brentford miss Raya?

Premier League surprise package, Brentford, would have to do without the services of their first-choice goalkeeper David Gaya for around four to five months. The Spaniard suffered a left knee injury in Sunday’s 2-1 defeat to Leicester City, a game which...
5 biggest bet companies in Africa

5 biggest bet companies in Africa

Sports betting and other forms of gambling are becoming a culture across Africa. Staking over which sports team might win is now a multi-million dollar industry. By 2022, the global gambling market could be worth $635 billion, according to new findings by Dublin-based...