Development in football and the rocky road of chance

Lately, Iā€™ve been watching a lot of the NFL Films series “Americaā€™s Game”. Ā Each episode documents a SuperBowl-winning teamā€™s season and, without ever getting particularly deep, its beautifully scored soundtracks…

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Lewis Holtby provides a glimpse into Tottenhamā€™s future

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The fear with Arsenalā€™s Jack Wilshere

Jack Wilshere is an outstanding young player, and he has every opportunity to become one of the worldā€™s best in his position - thereā€™s nothing revelatory in that, we all…

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Josh McEachran: thoughts on his Chelsea future

It seems like weā€™ve been talking about Josh McEachranā€™s future for a long time now, and heā€™s still not much closer to the Chelsea first-team. “Chelsea managers are under a…

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Mino Raiola promising the best of Balotelli to Manchester City - and thoughts on how that could materialise

Mina Raiola has been quiet lately, so itā€™s time we heard from everyoneā€™s favourite half-agent/half-toad - on the subject of Mario Balotelli: “Balotelli? He will remain at Manchester City with…

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Liverpoolā€™s balancing act over Raheem Sterlingā€™s new contract

Raheem Sterling will soon have his Liverpool contract signed, and then maybe all the opportunist media stories which have been written about this episode can fade away. But Liverpool need…