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  • Patson Daka: The Youngster at the Forefront of Zambia’s Football Revolution

    On 12 February 2012, Zambia took to the pitch against Ivory Coast for that year’s final of the African Cup of Nations. Being the underdogs against a team that contained the likes of Didier Drogba, Wilfried Bony, Yaya Touré and more, the scenes that night in Libreville, Gabon, would inspire a generation.   After a…

  • Why the SPFL’s Two Best Strikers Can Have a Big Impact in a Top 5 League Next Season

    Since leaving Celtic for Lyon in the summer of 2018, Moussa Dembélé has thrived at the Groupama Stadium, scoring 42 goals, contributing 13 assists, and validating the £19 million that Lyon paid for him just two years ago. His form has sparked interest from some of Europe’s best teams, showing that the Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL)…

  • Player Analysis: Kai Havertz

    A mercurial talent, aged just 20, Kai Havertz has set the Bundesliga alight the last two seasons, scoring 20 goals in all competitions last term. He has followed that up this season, notching 15 so far.   With the skill, flair and tenacity of the talent frequently produced in South America, twinned with the typical…

  • Player Analysis: Mikel Merino

    After failing to secure a place in Europe last season – ending the season in ninth place – Real Sociedad have completely turned it around the season, currently sitting fourth in the league and having already advanced to the Copa del Rey Final. In a team that has scored the third-highest number of goals in La…

  • Why Timo Werner Is One of the Best Forwards in Europe

    Timo Werner joined RB Leipzig in the summer of 2016 from VfB Stuttgart, leaving his boyhood club for €10 million, the biggest transfer fee in Leipzig history at the time. He fit the profile of Red Bull’s squad perfectly, boasting great athletic qualities paired with a dynamic skill set. All in all, it was a match…

  • Achraf Dari: Morocco’s Very Own Virgil Van Dijk

    Achraf Dari was born on May 6, 1999 in Casablanca, Morocco. Casablanca, located on the west coast of the country, is known for its wonderful scenery and marvelous architecture. However, at the heart of the city, there is a historic, fierce and intense rivalry between two of Africa’s most successful clubs Wydad Athletic Club (Wydad)…

  • Identifying Chelsea’s Next Left Back

    Since the departure of club legend Ashley Cole in 2014, Chelsea have spent over £80 million on left backs of varied profiles and ages in an attempt to replace him. However, none of them have managed to hold down a spot in what has been Chelsea’s problem position for six years.    In fact, it…

  • Player Analysis: Milot Rashica

    Milot Rashica is a 23-year-old winger playing for Werder Bremen in the Bundesliga. Although his club is currently struggling in 17th place, nine points away from automatic safety, Rashica has impressed – registering 10 goals and four assists in all competitions for Bremen. Since joining from Vitesse in January 2018, the Kosovan forward has gone…

  • Five African Players that are Ready for a Move to Europe

    The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is ravaging African football, as clubs across the continent struggle to stay afloat. Their prized assets have become easy targets for European clubs to pounce on, and with no end to the crisis in sight, a player exodus looms. Here are five players playing in Africa who are ready for a…

  • A closer look at Real Madrid’s young Brazilians

    Ever since the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo, Real Madrid haven’t quite lived up to their supporters’s lofty expectations. Sergio Ramos, Gareth Bale and Luka Modrić are all approaching the end of their time in the capital, while the signings of Luka Jović and Eden Hazard have failed to click thus far. However, there is hope…