Features Archive

Five Subs

Is five substitutions a good or a bad idea?

Having been introduced as part of project restart the additional two changes may become permanent - but who benefits?

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Premier League

Mourinho is the Premier League's negative friend

The Portuguese boss has seen his reputation steadily fall over the past few seasons

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Premier League

Christian Pulisic is emerging as Chelsea's most important attacker

The American suffered a slow start at Stamford Bridge, but is now invaluable to Frank Lampard before new arrivals come

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Robert Lewandowski

Just give Robert Lewandowski the Ballon d'Or already

This is a truly incredible individual season and it's time that the greatest centre-forward of the decade received the big prize

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European Golden Shoe

European Golden Shoe 19/20: Lewandowski leads the way from Immobile and Werner

The coveted award sees a number of leading strikers battling it out for the accolade

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Chelsea

With Pulisic flying and Ziyech arriving, Hudson-Odoi has everything to prove to Chelsea

The winger's recent alleged misdemeanours cloud the future of a player who could have been the Blues' main man

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Serie A

Napoli’s €42m disaster Lozano is the transfer flop of the season

The Mexican has struggled for form since making the big-money move from PSV last summer and is already planning an exit

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Jude Bellingham

Hey Jude! Dortmund, not Man Utd, is the right move for your future

The sparkling 17-year-old had been linked to Manchester United but looks set to settle for a move to Germany

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Liverpool

Liverpool can 'go again' by signing these players

With the Premier League in the bag, Jurgen Klopp must look to refine his squad for a bigger challenge next year

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Premier League

The positions where Tottenham must strengthen in the transfer window

Jose Mourinho needs to sort out his backline, so FootballCritic have identified six defenders to be targeted

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Transfers

Thiago Alcantara to Liverpool: Worth it?

The cultured Spanish midfielder has been linked with a move to Anfield - is it a deal that works?

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Premier League

Man United's record this season before and after Bruno Fernandes

As well as performances clearly being easier on the eye, the facts and figures display a vast impact on the team by the Portuguese

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Manchester United

Man Utd are seeing the benefits of a happy Paul Pogba

The Frenchman looked destined for the door at Old Trafford, but the current situation means he is unlikely to get his move

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Cristiano Ronaldo

Five different ways Cristiano Ronaldo scores with headers

A performance scientist has identified unique ways in which CR7 gets himself in the air in order to score

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Premier League

Are David De Gea's days at Man United numbered?

The young Englishman has impressed on loan at Sheffield United, but could he eventually oust his colleague at Old Trafford?

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Barcelona

Barcelona never had a plan to unlock Ousmane Dembele's talents

The young Frenchman's ill-fated spell at Camp Nou could be prematurely coming to an end

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Bundesliga

Bayern's transfer blueprint that other elite teams should follow

The Bavarians have made a number of shrewd investments in recent years - mostly from the German Bundesliga

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Analysis

Conte's 3-5-2 is the best place for Achraf Hakimi to achieve his potential

The pair are extremely talented young players, but one is innovating technically, the other tactically

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Premier League

What Chelsea can expect from Timo Werner

The German's arrival is much-anticipated and the Premier League is ready to welcome an incessant scorer of the highest calibre

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Leroy Sane

Leroy Sane to Bayern - how does he compare to Gnabry, Coman & Muller?

The former Manchester City winger has returned to his homeland after a successful spell in the Premier League

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Barcelona

The Arthur and Pjanic swap - a good deal?

Juventus and Barcelona have both got their respective man, but how do both players compare in terms of profile?

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AC Milan

Rebuilding a fallen giant: Which defenders should AC Milan target?

Ralf Rangnick is set to take over at San Siro this summer, and has a major squad overhaul on his hands

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Barcelona

Griezmann's degrading cameo against Atletico may seal his fate as a Barcelona flop

The Frenchman looks isolated, lost, and unsure of how to play in this team that needs Lionel Messi to even function

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Ligue 1

Kouassi has left for Bayern. Why is young talent walking out on PSG?

The Parisiens have watched a number of exciting young players leave the club knowing their opportunities will be limited

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Premier League

Arsenal need new defenders. Who should they be targeting?

The drubbing against Manchester City proved that Mikael Arteta needs to recruit well at the back this summer

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