Grading every big signing from Europe’s top clubs

The coronavirus pandemic made the summer transfer window very different from its predecessors but, with football back on the agenda, the January window will open as normal for Europe’s top leagues. 1 Related Though clubs spent nearly €1.5 billion less ($1.9bn) in the summer than they did the previous year, according to FIFA, a number […]

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Fiorentina hoping Prandelli can return La Viola to Serie A elite again and big win vs. Juve suggests it’s possible

When he returned to manage Fiorentina on Nov. 9, Cesare Prandelli no doubt found a reminder of his best and worst moment from his first spell with the club in La Viola‘s star man and vice-captain, Franck Ribery. Prandelli, who was named Fiorentina boss again after Giuseppe Iachini’s firing, managed the club from 2005 to […]

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Alaba, Eriksen, Alli and more

The coronavirus pandemic saw the summer transfer window impacted across Europe, though some clubs still pushed through some big-money moves. Now we’re on to January and not much has changed, with loan moves, free transfers and cut-price deals on the agenda. 2 Related January is traditionally a quieter window, though with many top clubs struggling […]

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Cristiano Ronaldo receives Golden Foot award, one of the few prizes Lionel Messi has yet to win

Cristiano Ronaldo was presented with the Golden Foot award at the weekend to mark his outstanding achievements and performances in international football over the course of 2020. Ronaldo beat long-time rival Lionel Messi and Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski to land the prestigious honour, for which only active players over the age of 28 are […]

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