Martin Macdonald

 
Martin Macdonald • MartinMac1 Football Expert & Football Transfers Live Blog Editor
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Football Transfers Live Blog Editor with almost 10 years experience in producing up-to-the-minute live action around European football and beyond. Regular FootballCritic contributor.

Articles written by Martin Macdonald

Premier League

The most assists in Premier League history - De Bruyne now in the top 10

The Belgian has now recorded 100 assists in all competitions for Man City, and 76 in the Premier League

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Team of the Week

Bundesliga team of the week: Jovic back with a bang, Muller saves Bayern

The Serbian made his first appearance for Eintracht Frankfurt since arriving on loan from Real Madrid, and what an appearance it was

  • 11 hours
Premier League

Who has the most shots per game in the Premier League?

Some players naturally have more attempts on goal than others, but who has the most, and who is successful...

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Predicted XI

Neymar back in from the start - How PSG could line-up against Angers

The Brazilian started the cup game against Marseille on the bench, but should be restored to the starting XI for league duties

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Premier League

Who has the worst disciplinary record in the Premier League?

There are some players who have been tallying up the bookings in the first half of the season in the English top flight

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Premier League

Which players are the most dominant in the air in the Premier League?

Looking at outfield players who have played at least 500 minutes in the English top flight, some surprising names pop up

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Predicted XI

No Dybala or De Ligt - How Juventus could line-up against Genoa

Andrea Pirlo is set to make some changes to the Bianconeri side that defeated Sassuolo in Serie A at the weekend for this Coppa Italia tie

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Predicted XI

Hazard to drop out? How Real Madrid could line-up against Athletic Bilbao

The Belgian started the weekend game against Osasuna, but head coach Zinedine Zidane might rest him for Spanish Cup duties

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Predicted XI

Messi to miss out? How Barcelona could line-up against Real Sociedad

The Argentine was in some discomfort after the win against Granada, with a doubt now cast on his participation in the Super Cup

  • 5 days
Premier League

Expected Assists v Chances Created: Grealish the most productive

The Aston Villa captain has set up seven goals so far this season, but it should have been more...

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European Assists King

European Assists King 2020/21: Mkhitaryan moves on to eight, but Kane still leads

The former Arsenal man has been in superb form for Roma this season and set up another goal in the draw versus Inter

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European Golden Shoe

European Golden Shoe 2020/21: Messi now on the leaderboard

The Argentine superstar is in a rich vein of form and scored two goals at the weekend as Barcelona defeated Granada

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Team of the Week

Serie A Team of the Week: Record-breaking Ronaldo scores again

Juventus defeated Sassuolo 3-1 at the weekend, with the Portuguese superstar scoring the third and final goal late on

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Team of the Week

La Liga Team of the Week: Griezmann shines for Barcelona

The Frenchman put in one of his best performances of the season so far as the Blaugrana defeated Granada 4-0

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Predicted XI

Ederson to return - How Man City could line-up against Brighton

The Brazilian returned to the squad for FA Cup action at the weekend, and will now reclaim his place in the starting XI

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Premier League

Nuno: If football stops, it will result in a European Super League

The Wolves manager believes the Premier League and other leagues need to continue to ensure the future of smaller clubs

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Lionel Messi

Every single Lionel Messi goal for Barcelona, mapped

The greatest player in the Blaugrana's history has scored more goals than anyone in the history of the club, but from where on the pitch?

  • 1 week
Premier League

Who makes the most errors leading to chances in the Premier League?

Depending on a player's position, one little mistake could potential lead to their team conceding a goal

  • 1 week
Team of the Week

Bundesliga Team of the Week: Harit and Haaland the heroes

Schalke earned just their first win of the season at the weekend, largely due to the exploits of the 23-year-old midfielder

  • 1 week
Player of the Month

Premier League Player of the Month for December - Who deserves it?

Eight stars are up for the award for their exploits in the final month of 2020, but some are in with a better shout than others

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Predicted XI

Tonali back after suspension - How Milan could line-up against Torino

The former Brescia midfielder missed a key match during the week as Juventus defeated the Rossoneri 3-1 at San Siro

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Predicted XI

Ramos returns - How Real Madrid could line-up against Osasuna

The Madrid captain missed the win against Celta due to illness but is available to return for the league match on Saturday

  • 1 week
Predicted XI

Messi and Pedri start again - How Barcelona could line-up against Granada

The Blaugrana are coming off one of their more impressive victories of the season midweek so Ronald Koeman won't change much

  • 1 week
Predicted XI

Partey to return? How Arsenal could line-up against Newcastle

The former Atletico midfielder has missed a month of action due to a thigh issue, but has completed full training this week

  • 1 week
Bundesliga

Who are the Bundesliga's 2020/21 pass masters?

As always, there is a huge emphasis in possession in the German top flight these days, but which players are the best at finding their team-mates...

  • 1 week