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Why Chelsea and Arsenal are courting Sporting goal machine Viktor Gyokeres

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Why Chelsea and Arsenal are courting Sporting goal machine Viktor Gyokeres As winter turns to spring, the summer transfer window is beginning to loom on the horizon. If reports in recent weeks are anything to go by, then there will be at least one big money striker moving across the continent in the off-season. Victor Osimhen is supposedly the most likely to secure a high-...

Super Son proving the Premier League's most efficient finisher

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Super Son proving the Premier League's most efficient finisher With Expected Goals recently added to WhoScored.com, we thought we’d take a look at the Premier League players who are overperforming their underlying numbers the most - in other words, the division’s most clinical attackers - following on from yesterday’s look at the top 10 underp...

Chelsea and Liverpool forwards among the Premier League’s most wasteful players

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Chelsea and Liverpool forwards among the Premier League’s most wasteful players With the recent addition of Expected Goals to WhoScored.com, we thought we’d take a look at the Premier League players who are underperforming their underlying numbers the most, i.e. the players who should have scored more goals than they have so far. To qualify, players must have taken 30 or ...

Real Madrid finally have a worthy heir to Marcelo in Alphonso Davies

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Real Madrid finally have a worthy heir to Marcelo in Alphonso Davies There is no secret that Real Madrid have struggled with the left-back position since the departure of Marcelo.It was always going to be a tough task to fill the boots of the club's most decorated player. But almost two years after the Brazillain’s departure, the Spanish giants have still not f...

How Leon Bailey evolved from feared flop to Aston Villa superstar

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How Leon Bailey evolved from feared flop to Aston Villa superstar It’s taken a long, long time - too long for comfort, really - but we are finally seeing the best version of Leon Bailey at Aston Villa.His performance against Nottingham Forest this past weekend was simply electric, rightly winning him both the Player of the Match award and an appreciative cho...

Euro-Star: Heerenveen hero Haye takes centre stage after Volendam mauling

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Euro-Star: Heerenveen hero Haye takes centre stage after Volendam mauling Euro-Star is back once again to take a look at the best rated performance across Europe this past weekend. Viktor Gyokeres, Deniz Undav, Vinicius Junior and most recently Xavi Simons were the focus in recent weeks but attention this time around turns to the Eredivisie.We asked our followers on X to ...

Youth Watch: Savio ranked Europe's top teen after stunning Girona display

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Youth Watch: Savio ranked Europe's top teen after stunning Girona display In Youth Watch this week, stars from Barcelona, Besiktas, Feyenoord and Fiorentina all make the top 10 best performing teens across Europe. However, it's a Girona sensation who claims top spot after a player of the match showing against Rayo Vallecano.10. Pau Cubarsi (Barcelona) - 7.58 vs GetafeGive...

Why Wataru Endo is now Liverpool's MVP in their quadruple pursuit

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Why Wataru Endo is now Liverpool's MVP in their quadruple pursuit The midfield battle in the Carabao Cup final was always going to be decisive. It was an area of the pitch that was littered with talent. Chelsea could boast a £200m double-pivot made up of World Cup winner Enzo Fernandez and one-time Liverpool transfer target Moises Caicedo while the Reds name...

Brits Abroad: Sancho struggles again as Kane bails out Bayern

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Brits Abroad: Sancho struggles again as Kane bails out Bayern Bayern Munich kept their slim title hopes alive with a late win over RB Leipzig, while Bologna maintained their surprise top-four push with a fifth successive victory. Elsewhere, Borussia Dortmund, Sporting CP, Ajax and Lille all dropped points in their respective leagues.Continuing with Brits Abroa...

Why Albert Sambi Lokonga can be a long-term option for Arsenal

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Why Albert Sambi Lokonga can be a long-term option for Arsenal Amidst all the hype surrounding Ross Barkley, his midfield partner has quietly gone under the radar. Albert Sambi Lokonga has been delivering solid performances in Luton Town's midfield since returning from injury. He has started each of Luton’s last nine Premier League games, and was on top f...