Borussia Dortmund deserved the Bayern treatment

The phrase “getting the Bayern treatment” describes the Bavarian giants’ ability to violently dismember German domestic opponents on a weekly basis. Typically, I use this phrase when Bayern hammers a side 4-0, 5-0, 6-0, or more (it’s happened!). But never did I think my favourites, Borussia Dortmund, would get the #BayernTreatment. Normally, the Bayern Treatment…

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Real Madrid and the quest for greatness

What defines a football club as the world’s greatest? Barcelona’s treble clinching Champions League triumph over Juventus at the Olympiastadion in Berlin in 2015 attracted an estimated global audience of 180 million people and as the world cast its eyes over the most watched annual sporting event, nobody could doubt the worth of the newly…

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If Napoli fail to win the Scudetto, they could get picked apart

If you’ve been living under a footballing rock this season, you may have missed the resurgence of Napoli under Maurizio Sarri. The club from Southern Italy currently lead the Italian Serie A and are playing arguably the best football in Europe. “They are perhaps the best side I’ve faced in my career… I am in…

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Does this signal the end for Arsene Wenger?

Arsene Wenger cut a depleted figure on the touchline as he watched his Arsenal side get torn apart by Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City for the second time in one week. Does this signal the end for Wenger at Arsenal? Scott Salter discusses.  One moment in the first half summed up Arsenal’s display against Manchester City. As…

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