Pep Guardiola’s Task of Reinventing The Wheel

  Pep Guardiola is set to manage FC Bayern München from next season, the club have confirmed. Chief executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said: “We are very pleased that we have succeeded in getting Pep Guardiola, who was courted by many famous clubs. Pep Guardiola is one of the most successful coaches in the world. We look […]

Will Dortmund’s Excellent Champions League Form Prove To Be A Fatal Blow In The Bundesliga?

Recently Borussia Dortmund have been hitting the headlines and are a club on the up, with them winning the double last season and topping the so called ‘Group of Death’ Champions League group. Dortmund seem to be concentrating a little more on Europe’s biggest prize and fair play to them, but their domestic form is […]

The Development of A Modern Day Winger

Currently in football there is a trend towards the narrow style of Barcelona, where the vast majority of attacks are passing moves, executed through the centre of the opposition’s defence. Therefore one could be forgiven for suggesting that the winger is as outdated as the traditional tall centre forward. This view could be justified by […]

Sebastian Rode – The Bundesliga’s Blonde Bombshell

Sebastian Rode – The Bundesliga’s Blonde Bombshell

Full Name: Sebastian Rode Age: 22 (11th October, 1990) Club: Eintracht Frankfurt Nationality: Germany Position: Central Midfield The Bundesliga has harboured many a footballing talent. It has done so for the past half a century. From the legendary Franz Beckenbauer to the recent emergence of teenage sensation Mario Götze, it’s a proven hotbed for annoyingly talented players. The conveyor-belt isn’t stopping […]

Bundesliga Top 4 Predictions

As you may know I am a big fan of the Bundesliga and for me, if you take the Premier League out of the equation, it is the best league in the world.  It is filled with world-class stars like Ribéry, Robben, Lewandowski, Lahm, Hummels, and Huntelaar amongst others. Alongside some of the brightest prospects […]

European XI To Watch In The 2012/13 Season

Marc-André ter Stegen  Team: Borussia Mönchengladbach Position: Goalkeeper D.O.B: 30 April 1992 (aged 20) In the last couple of seasons Marc-André ter Stegen has established himself at Borussia Mönchengladbach with countless eye-catching displays which have lead to him being compared to goalkeeping legend Oliver Kahn. His performances have earned him a call up to Joachim Low’s German national […]

Top 5 Young Players To Look Out For This Season

With many young talents around the World, I have picked my Top 5 Players to look out for this season.   5- Christan Eriksen, Midfielder, Ajax   Christan Eriksen is regarded as one of the brightest prospects in Europe. At only 20, Eriksen has 74 caps for Ajax and also has represented Denmark from U17’s […]