Euro 2020: Day 1

A year later than originally planned, Euro 2020 finally got underway last night in Italy, one of 11 host countries for this most special and unusual of tournaments. The pandemic, of course, could still...

England: The Attackers

Another area where the national squad is blessed is with the current crop of attacking talent that Southgate has to pick from. Just like midfield, there has been a great deal of debate about...

England: The Midfielders

Growing up, there is no doubt Paul Gascoigne was the greatest England player of his generation, and it is in midfield again, perhaps more so than any other area, where the national team seem...

England: The Defenders

On to the defenders, and perhaps the biggest surprise is the number of right-backs selected for the squad. There was little surprise that the uncapped Ben White and Ben Godfrey would make way from...

England: The Keepers

With Nick Pope out injured, the three first choice keepers pretty much picked themselves, with only Aaron Ramsdale missing out of those originally called up for the provisional 33 man squad, although he has...

Valencia head to Africa for latest deal

Valencia continued their summer overhaul with the arrival of South African left-back Aubrey Modiba from Mamelodi Sundowns. The South African international originally broke through at 19, playing for Mpumalanga Black Aces in the 2014/15...

Piccini heads to Brighton

Valencia last night confirmed defender Cristiano Piccini would be joining English Premier League side Brighton after the club managed to secure a work permit for the Italian full back. Although he featured in the...

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