Rossoneri VS Bianconeri

AC MILAN VS JUVENTUS Juventus have dominated the Italian top flight for the last ten years. They have risen to the pinnacle of Italian football almost unchallenged, forcing some critics to label Serie A as a farmers league. Over the […]

David Alaba..REAL-LY Madrid?

According to numerous reports, versatile defender David Alaba is close to joining Real Madrid as his Bayern Munich contract nears its expiry. The Austrian has since been linked with several elite clubs across Europe, although Real Madrid remain the frontrunners […]

Sack him or Back him?

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard is apparently under threat of being sacked and reports have surfaced that club hierarchy are eyeing replacements for the head coach. Chelsea were clearly the second best team after being beaten 3-1 by Manchester City on […]

Tuchel out, poch in?

On the day of Christmas eve, PSG’s manager Thomas Tuchel got fired from being the head coach of the French football club. A lot of reasons led to the German’s departure and everyone saw this coming. Thomas Tuchel had joined […]

Dane on the move?

Inter Milan CEO Giuseppe Marotta has given the green light for Christian Eriksen’s departure in the January transfer window. The former Tottenham midfielder has struggled to make an influence ever since his switch to the San Siro. He made the […]

Norway’s Golden Generation?

In the spring of 2016, a 15-year-old was touted as one the biggest talent in Norway. But instead of creating ripples at his home-town club Bryne, in the second level of Norwegian league football, 16 goalless games almost killed his […]

Not every football club is going under – here’s how some are improving financial results

Sascha L. Schmidt, Professor and Director, Center for Sports and Management, WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, Florian Holzmayer, Researcher, WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management and Johannes Fühner, Ph.D. Candidate, WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management […]

Ballon d’Or Dream XI: A substitute for the Ballon d’Or award which sparked a never ending debate.

When France Football published their all-time all-star Ballon d’Or Dream Team it raised eyebrows around the globe. What followed was a flurry of arguments from fans and sparked a never ending debate (surprising?). The final team was selected by 140 […]

Football & Face Coverings

Aeons before COVID-19 turned football’s sidelines into a scene reminiscent of an emergency room, fans of the sport had already observed an array of face coverings and masks adopted for a multitude of practical and celebratory purposes. Whether it was […]

UCL Group Stage 2020/21: The Verdict

It has only been two months since Bayern Munich lifted the 2019/20 UEFA Champions League title and the group stage of a new season is almost upon us. The previous season saw the remaining Round of 16 fixtures being pushed […]

UNL Roundup: Chapter Three

UEFA Nations League completed its third round of group stage drama of the 2020/21 campaign over the weekend. The first international break of the season saw Europe’s top footballing nations fighting for the ultimate glory in the UEFA Nations League. […]

Summer Deadline Day 2020 WAS 🔥

FootTheBall got you all the dope on the craziest deadline day deals across Europe for the 2020 summer transfer window – as they happen! THE BIG TALKING POINTS: Arsenal signed Thomas Partey from Atlético Madrid after triggering his £45million release […]

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