Football readers digest


September 2015

The Gist introduces……. World Player of The Week!

Reach me on…….

Pedro in, who’s out? Mourinho’s attacker chopping board

A habit of Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho in his second spell at the club has been to make a big signing in the summer to replace a big player at Chelsea, who will be shipped out in the January transfer window. The Gist takes a look at which Chelsea player will be most likely to be shipped off. Continue reading “Pedro in, who’s out? Mourinho’s attacker chopping board”


Why Martial? LVG’s ‘’surprise’’ striker assessed

At the age of 19, many football fans and analysts were simply astonished when Man utd announced the signing of French striker Anthony Martial from Monaco for a reported £36 million pounds which could potentially rise to £58 million. The fee is the highest transfer fee paid for a teenager in football history. Transfer fee and age aside, what made Louis Van Gaal believe that this young emerging talent was the solution to Man Utd’s striking problems? Continue reading “Why Martial? LVG’s ‘’surprise’’ striker assessed”

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