Yangel Herrera – Manchester City’s Diamond In The Rough

Manchester City made a surprise signing on transfer deadline day when they completed the signing of midfielder Yangel Clemente Herrera Ravelo from Atletico Venezuela. The 19-year-old defensive midfielder slipped under the radar of many and he was immediately sent out on loan to New York City. Herrera is currently starring for Venezuela in the South American Youth[…]

Soccer Manager 2017 – Updated 2016/17 Squads Available

The European transfer window has recently closed. The only European heavyweight to splash the cash was PSG. The Parisians signed Julian Draxler and Gonçalo Guedes from Wolfsburg and Benfica respectively for a combined fee of £59M. Chelsea and Man Utd didn’t make any new signings but sold off unwanted players for significant sums. Oscar headed to Shanghai[…]

The Frenchman Flying With Red Bull – Dayot Upamecano

Some of England’s biggest club’s along with Juventus and Barcelona had been linked with Dayot Upamecano. However, the 18-year-old defender opted to join RB Leipzig from affiliate club, Red Bull Salzburg, for a fee in the region of £10M. This should come as no surprise to many observers as he is the ninth player to make[…]

Atalanta Are Italy’s Barcelona And They Are Taking Serie A By Storm

To those from the outside looking in, Atalanta appear as one of Italian football’s lesser known clubs. Calcio is renowned for culture, history and tradition, but various issues within the sport, most notably match fixing and the general consensus of a defensive style making for less than entertaining spectacles, does not promise much for the[…]

The Five Young Stars Behind Benfica’s Primeira Liga Title Challenge

Benfica are on track to claim their fourth successive Primeira Liga title this season, having opened up a two-point gap over city rivals Sporting Clube de Portugal. The Eagles have lost just once with a third of the campaign played and have both the best attack and meanest defence in the division. The Lisbon club’s Seixal[…]