Stefan Bienkowski

 
Stefan Bienkowski • SBienkowski Football Writer
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Sports journalist and football writer. Editor and creator of TheTwoPointOne podcast network. Online content producer at BBC Scotland.

Articles written by Stefan Bienkowski

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Tierney still out? How Arsenal and Tottenham could line up in North London derby

Both London clubs should be able to call upon relatively full-strength squads for Sunday's Premier League derby

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Foden and Grealish dropped? How Man City could line up against Southampton

Pep Guardiola will likely have to shuffle his pack against Southampton after a gruelling Champions League clash with RB Leipzig

  • 1 week
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Still no Firmino? How Liverpool could line up against Crystal Palace

Jurgen Klopp will be without a number of attacking players when his side welcome Crystal Palace to Anfield on Saturday

  • 1 week
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No Milner or Firmino? How Liverpool could line up against Leeds United

Jurgen Klopp will be hoping to make the most of a relatively full-strength squad to take all three points from a trip to Leeds

  • 2 weeks
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Muller and Coman out? How Bayern Munich could line up against RB Leipzig

Julian Nagelsmann will be hoping to pick up a convincing victory when his Bayern Munich side face his old club on Saturday evening

  • 2 weeks
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Van Dijk returns – How Liverpool could line up against Norwich City

Jurgen Klopp will be hoping that his rejuvenated side can get back to challenging for the Premier League this season

  • 1 month
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No Lukaku yet – How Chelsea could line up against Crystal Palace

Thomas Tuchel's side will be hoping to kick off the new Premier League season with a win against Crystal Palace

  • 1 month
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Havertz and White to start? How Arsenal and Chelsea could line up in their pre-season clash

Both Thomas Tuchel and Mikel Arteta will be looking to test as many players as possible in this pre-season clash ahead of the new season

  • 1 month
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Saka or Sancho to start? How Italy and England could line up for Euro 2020 final

Roberto Mancini and Gareth Southgate are unlikely to diverge from their winning tactics ahead of a tight Euro 2020 final

  • 2 months
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Italy 1-1 Spain (4-2) Player Ratings: The Azzurri reach Euro 2020 final after incredible Chiesa strike

In a truly remarkable semi-final between Italy and Spain the eventual finalist was decided by penalties after 120 minutes of football.

  • 2 months
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Czech Republic 1-2 Denmark Player Ratings: Schick equals Ronaldo's record as Danes march on

Denmark made their way to the semi-finals of Euro 2020 with goals from Thomas Delaney and Kasper Dolberg canceling out Patrik Schick's strike

  • 2 months
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England 2-0 Germany Player Ratings - Kane and Sterling shine in first win over Germany since 1966

Gareth Southgate's side claimed a famous victory at Wembley Stadium on Tuesday with vital goals from Raheem Sterling and Harry Kane

  • 2 months
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Goretzka and Grealish to start? How England and Germany could line up in Euro 2020 clash

Gareth Southgate and Jogi Low will have a number of problems to solve in their respective sides before Tuesday's high-profile clash

  • 2 months
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Depay and Weghorst to start up front? How the Netherlands could line up against the Czech Republic

Frank de Boer is unlikely to make too many changes ahead of the Netherland's Last 16 clash with the Czech Republic on Sunday

  • 2 months
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Ronaldo to start but Fernandes dropped? How Belgium and Portugal could line up

Fernando Santos may be forced to drop Manchester United star Bruno Fernandes for his side's clash with Belgium on Sunday

  • 2 months
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Portugal 2-4 Germany Player Ratings: Ronaldo shines despite inspired comeback from Havertz & Co.

Jogi Low's Germany side have moved into second place in Group F after an important 4-2 victory over Portugal in Euro 2020

  • 3 months
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Hungary 1-1 France Player Ratings: Pogba disappoints as World champions are held to a draw in Budapest

Didier Deschamps's side conceded their first goal and points in six games as Hungary overcame the odds to draw 1-1 with the World champions

  • 3 months
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Goretzka back and Werner to start - How Germany and Portugal could line up

Germany will be fighting for all three points against Portugal on Saturday following their 1-0 defeat to France in the opening round of Euro 2020

  • 3 months
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Netherlands 2-0 Austria: Depay & De Ligt impress as De Boer's side top group C

Frank de Boer's side weren't too highly rate prior to the tournament but his Netherlands side have picked up six points from six thus far

  • 3 months
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Denmark 1-2 Belgium Player Ratings: Kevin De Bruyne shines with goal and assist in just 15 minutes

Robert Martinez's side are now all but through to the knock-out rounds of the Euros after a convincing 2-1 victory over Denmark

  • 3 months
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France 1-0 Germany Player Ratings: Hummels own goal gifts world champions perfect start at Euro 2020

France are strong favourites for Euro 2020 and it was easy to see why when they comfortably overcame Germany at the Allianz Arena

  • 3 months
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Hungary 0-3 Portugal Player Ratings: Ronaldo becomes Euros top scorer of all time with late brace

Fernando Santos' Portugal side had to be at their very best on Tuesday when Hungary fought hard and didn't go down without a fight

  • 3 months
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Ronaldo, Jota to start but Cancelo out - How Portugal could line up against Hungary

Portugal manager Fernando Santos will have to shuffle his defence after Manchester City defender Joao Cancelo tested positive for COVID

  • 3 months
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No Van Dijk or Van de Beek - How the Netherlands will line up against Ukraine

Frank de Boer will have his work cut out for him as he tries to pull together a functional starting XI for the Netherlands in their opening Euro 2020 clash

  • 3 months
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Rashford, Maguire and Henderson to miss out - How England will line up against Croatia

England manager Gareth Southgate will have to compensate for a number of experienced players not being fit enough for his side's opening game of Euro 2020

  • 3 months