Paul Pogba; the heir to Pirlo’s throne?

Paul-Pogba-Juventus_2859851Considered arrogant by some, labeled ‘the best teenager in the world’ by others, Paul Pogba, of Juventus Turin, certainly seems to have an incredible future with both club and country (France). Continue reading

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Raphael Varane: future world’s best?

Raphael-VaraneThe former Lens academy graduate has broken onto the first team scene this year at Real Madrid, possibly the most competitive club in the world to make a name at, and has shown maturity far beyond his mere 19 years this season. He produced an assured, man-of-the-match performance in his first ever appearance in the world’s biggest club fixture, El Classico, and looks set to enjoy a long relationship with Madrid if he continues to produce performances such as the one he produced only 2 weeks ago. Continue reading

The Milanese Triumvirate: Balotelli, El Shaarawy and Niang.

article-2272132-17452D5B000005DC-230_634x389The signing of Balotelli in this year’s January transfer window represented much more than the return of an old fan of the club. It represented the completion of what is a conglomerate of the three hottest talents in Serie A at this time, all playing as one beautiful combination of devastating pace, panache, flair and power. Continue reading

Could Christian Benteke be the Missing Link in Belgium’s Starting Line-up?

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Plucked from obscurity for the at the time seemingly excessive fee of £7 million, the former Genk 22 year-old has lit up the Premier League this season for Aston Villa and has been the only spark of light in a struggling team and these performances have seen him implanted firmly in the Belgium starting XI. Continue reading