featurefootballa day ago

ISL 2019-20 | Why Odisha FC bought these players

Apart from Chennai’s John Gregory, Josep Gombau has been the only coach who has managed to keep his job despite having a horrible last season. And, his job only gets trickier with the management shifting base and the team shipping in numerous new players who would now need to gel in again.
Subhayan Dutta
featurefootball2 days ago

Fantasy Premier League Gameweek 6 – Five players to look out for

Champions League and Europa League football are back and with it, they bring a fantasy manager’s biggest problem, rotation. With seven major Premier League clubs playing, it is a concerning factor and one that will see a few managers make a panic moves to change teams before the transfer deadline.
Siddhant Lazar
featurefootball2 days ago

ISL 2019-20 | Why Mumbai City FC bought these players

After a scintillating debut season in the Indian Super League, Jorge Costa has a steeper task ahead of him as nothing short of another playoff finish would be acceptable to the management and fans. However, with most of his core retained alongside clever investments, he could repeat the feat again.
Subhayan Dutta
featurefootball3 days ago

2019/20 Europa League | Know Your Opponent - FC Astana

Who doesn’t love the Europa League? Where no-one knows who they are playing and you’d be hard sold to find a fan or a team who loves dancing across Europe to play teams that no-one really knew even existed. But that’s Manchester United’s fate and in FC Astana they face Kazakhstan’s serial winner.
Siddhant Lazar
featurefootball3 days ago

ISL 2019-20 | Where will Bengaluru FC finish next season

The Blues would be starting the season with enormous expectations on their shoulders after giving two back to back good seasons in the Indian Super League. However, with the malaise of new superstars coming in, the coach getting familiar with rivals, and home venue missing out, things could change.
Subhayan Dutta
featurefootball4 days ago

ISL 2019-20 | Why Chennayin FC bought these players

John Gregory will be facing a litmus test when he takes his side to the Fatourda on October 23 to play last season’s runner-up FC Goa. However, while the Englishman would be judged from the minute one of the new season, he has arsenal up his sleeves that could fetch the club their lost glory.
Subhayan Dutta
featurefootball5 days ago

ISL 2019-20 | Why ATK bought these players

After yet another disappointing season, time is really running out for the ATK World franchise with footfalls plummeting every year. However, the management cannot really be blamed for the outcomes, for they have brought together a brilliant blend of coach and players yet again this season.
Subhayan Dutta
featurefootball9 days ago

Will the Real Alexis Sanchez ever stand up? Maybe, maybe not

He lit up England, Spain, Chile, Brazil, South Africa and even Argentina at his very best, smiling while doing it. But now, in the dearth of his career with the world’s back on him at a new Inter, is this the last we see of El Niño Maravilla or will Alexis Sanchez produce yet another renaissance?
Siddhant Lazar
featurefootball9 days ago

2020 Euro Qualifiers | England needs a few tweaks to become better than you think

The English, maybe because they invented football, have always been a stone’s throw from relevance when it comes to international football. Yet when it comes to them, England have never really done well enough to evolve from relevance to dominance, but that might just change under Gareth Southgate.
Siddhant Lazar
featurefootball9 days ago

Why Kerala Blasters bought these players

While Kerala Blasters fans are more than thrilled for the upcoming season, given the stars that have come their way, their manager Eelco Schattorie will be totally engrossed in how to make an elaborate plan work, especially after he more than convinced the management to water out money.
Subhayan Dutta