Kessie transfer to be confirmed ‘soon’ after completing medical

Franck Kessie’s free transfer move to Barcelona is expected to be confirmed ‘soon’ after the midfielder completed a medical with the Spanish side. Kessie has been linked with several leading sides as he approaches the end of his contract at AC Milan, with a host of Premier League clubs believed to have expressed an interest … Read more

‘Getting closer’ – Barca looking to win the race to sign Franck Kessie on free transfer

Barcelona are ‘getting closer’ to the signing of Franck Kessie from AC Milan on a free transfer. Kessie has been a target for several leading clubs across Europe as the midfielder enters the final months of his contract at the San Siro, with Barcelona now winning the race to sign the Ivory Coast international.   … Read more

Midfield Magicians: A bona fide winner who simply oozed class, Clarence Seedorf

The very best midfielders in world football must have multiple strings to their bow, capable of influencing proceedings at both ends of the pitch and handling the responsibility of being the conductor of passages of play. Clarence Seedorf was one such player seemingly capable of it all, handed any task in the engine room of … Read more

Five of Liverpool’s best Champions League wins against Italian teams

Liverpool travel to face Inter Milan in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie on Wednesday evening, a clash between two of Europe’s biggest clubs at the San Siro. Jurgen Klopp is seeking to reach a third Champions League final with the Reds, though the 2019 winners have been given a difficult challenge … Read more

Every Zlatan goal for AC Milan against arch-rivals Inter

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has turned out for some of world football’s biggest clubs during an incredible career of success, including representing both sides of the Milan divide. Having starred during a spell at Inter Milan, the Sweden international later returned to the San Siro in the colours of AC Milan and has become a cult figure … Read more

Clarence Seedorf – A bona fide winner who simply oozed class

Clarence Seedorf retains a unique standing among the modern greats of European football, with the midfielder having enjoyed unprecedented success with some of world football’s biggest clubs. The Dutch midfielder was a serial winner during a lengthy career at the top of the game, becoming the first – and so far only – man to … Read more

Checking in on the English talent currently shining in European leagues

There was a time in which English players venturing abroad was a rarity, with the prestige and riches on offer in the Premier League seeing only a select few leave their domestic comfort zone. An increasing number of talents are starting to head abroad in search of opportunity, however, with Tammy Abraham’s brace for Roma … Read more

90s Hitmen: The King of France’s cursed generation, Jean-Pierre Papin

Until the coronation of Lionel Messi as winner of the 2021 Ballon d’Or, just one footballer had ever claimed world football’s greatest individual honour whilst representing a French side. In truth, Messi’s record-extending seventh accolade came as a result of his performances for Barcelona and Copa America exploits with Argentina, in essence leaving Jean-Pierre Papin … Read more

Hitmen: Five of the best Serie A strikers of the 90s

Serie A was home to the world’s best footballers during the nineties, an era in which Italian football boasted the biggest names and the brightest stars. There has arguably never been another period in which one domestic division possessed such a vast number of the premier players in the game, with nineties Serie A a … Read more

Spurs ‘exploring a swap deal’ for Lo Celso

Tottenham are exploring the possibility of a swap deal involving Giovani Lo Celso as the club look to strengthen their squad before the transfer deadline. Lo Celso was left out of the North London side’s squad for the 2-0 defeat at Chelsea on Sunday, despite the midfielder declaring he was fit and available on social … Read more

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