Real Madrid host 13th placed Espanyol as they look to close the gap with Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the top of the table.
Looking to maintain his 100% win record since taking over the reins from Rafael Benitez, Zinedine Zidane and his team travel to Real Betis in a bid to keep up Barcelona and Atletico Madrid in the Spanish La Liga.
Both Nicolas Anelka and Marco Materazzi have failed to get off to a flying start this season and will be looking to make an emphatic statement of intent at the D. Y. Patil Stadium.
Three games into the Premier League this season, Manchester United find themselves in a pretty reasonable position with a total of seven points, while last year’s champions Chelsea struggle to get into single digits, ranking 10th in the table just below Arsenal with four points. Even though the table boasts vast improvements from the single point that United managed in Louis Van Gaal’s first three games last season, the results have been fortuitous than anything else. Defensively definitely more astute yet creatively fatally flawed, Van Gaal’s United are clearly still a work in progress. With the transfer window coming to a close in the next one week, United have done smart business this summer, when considering the ‘throw the money at anyone’ attitude from the past few years. A few gaping holes apart, the squad is slowly taking shape as the club prepares for European football, which is all but secured with the 3-1 home win against […]
"Process" is not a word Louis van Gaal is shy of using.
We go back to the drawing board to analyze how teams use forwards and the roles they are expected to perform.
The United manager admitted that too many changes are not ideal for the team, but he must show he believes this by making up his mind now.
Pep Guardiola has deployed a 3-4-3 in most games this season but things haven't gone as smoothly as he might have wished. Here are his options to help solve the wing-back conundrum
Manchester United have finally made their big signing of the season. We look at where Angel Di Maria fits into Louis Van Gaal’s plans.
Traditionally an alien formation in England, the 3-5-2 and its variations look likely to be the new flavor of the Premier League season.