Playing With USMNT World Cup Captain Tyler Adams: “He’s A Natural Leader”

First scouting report on Tyler Adams in the Leeds United system starting from January 2020. Adams has been with Germany’s RB Leipzig for a year and Leeds sent Gaby Ruiz, their European head of recruiting, to watch him in the flesh. Leeds were in no position to sign him as they were only a second-tier … Read more

Football White Friday 2022 gift guide: Club-branded microwaves, rubber ducks and last trace of Ronaldo at Manchester United

There may be an off-season World Cup happening, but we can’t hide the fact that Thanksgiving and Black Friday sales are upon us again. This can only mean one thing: football clubs around the world start filling their online stores with an impressive selection of branded merchandise with Christmas just a month away. The range … Read more

The World Cup schedule is likely to harm players’ well-being and reduce the quality of domestic league matches

FIFPRO, the organization representing 65,000 professional footballers worldwide, has warned that the players’ “unprecedented” workload could have harmful long-term effects ahead of the World Cup kicks off in Qatar on Sunday. World Cups since 1990 have seen an average of 31 days of preparation time before the tournaments and 37 days of recovery time afterwards, … Read more

World Cup: Kante and Pogba won’t leave France – but who will INSANE XI lose?

It shows the strength of world champions France that even without the injured superstars Paul Pogba and N’Golo Kante, their midfield still looks great. Real Madrid duo Aurelien Chuamini and Eduardo Camavinga can line up in a super-moving and technically brilliant midfield, with promising Youssouf Fofana and talented footballers like Adrien Rabiot and Jordan Veritot … Read more