7 goals in 7 games – Is Newcastle’s Isak the striker top clubs should target this summer?

[ad_1] Currently worth €70m  ©TM/IMAGO Since Erling Haaland came to the Premier League, scored a Premier League record 36 goals and helped Manchester City to the treble, the traditional number nine has undoubtedly been back in fashion. Clubs are scrapping to find their very own Haaland, in an attempt to keep up with Pep Guardiola’s serial winners. Liverpool brought … Read more

Man Utd 3rd, Arsenal 5th – Which Premier League clubs paid most to agents this season?

[ad_1] Top club over €85m   ©TM/IMAGO The growing prevalence of agents in football across the last decade is well-documented due to the key role they play in transfer negotiations. The eye-watering finances involved at the top end of the football industry has led to agents receiving incredible fees for facilitating moves or contract extensions … Read more

Man United show grit vs. Liverpool, Bayern lose again, Athletic Club’s Copa joy: Marcotti recaps the weekend

[ad_1] It’s early April, and the fun keeps coming in European soccer as we follow all the title races and Champions League chases to their conclusion. The big game of the weekend saw Man United damage Liverpool’s title hopes with a gritty home draw over their high-flying rivals. In Germany’s Bundesliga, Bayern Munich’s latest stumble … Read more

Man United show grit vs. Liverpool, Bayern lose again, Athletic Club’s Copa joy: Marcotti recaps the weekend

[ad_1] Gabriele Marcotti, Senior Writer, ESPN FCApr 8, 2024, 11:07 AM ET It’s early April, and the fun keeps coming in European soccer as we follow all the title races and Champions League chases to their conclusion. The big game of the weekend saw Man United damage Liverpool’s title hopes with a gritty home draw … Read more

Man Utd offer deal to star, 16, who’s trained with seniors as top clubs circle

[ad_1] MANCHESTER UNITED are set to offer wonderkid Bendito Mantato a new contract, according to reports. The versatile youngster has impressed in the United academy. 2 Manchester United are set to offer Bendito Mantato a new contractCredit: Getty 2 Mantato, left, has trained with the first-team this seasonCredit: Getty He was fast-tracked to join in … Read more

5 goals in 4 games – Is Newcastle’s Isak the striker top clubs should target this summer?

[ad_1] Currently worth €70m  ©TM/IMAGO Since Erling Haaland came to the Premier League, scored a Premier League record 36 goals and helped Manchester City to the treble, the traditional number nine has undoubtedly been back in fashion. Clubs are scrapping to find their very own Haaland, in an attempt to keep up with Pep Guardiola’s serial winners. Liverpool brought … Read more

Saudi clubs ready to lure major Man City star to Middle East with £100m+ bid

[ad_1] Saudi Arabian clubs are preparing for another major summer transfer window after luring some of the biggest names in football to the Middle East in 2023.  Karim Benzema, Neymar and Cristiano Ronaldo became part of the Saudi Pro League last year and that has set the foundations for the league to grow into an … Read more

Should other clubs chase Wrexham’s American success story?

[ad_1] The new season of ‘Welcome to Wrexham’ will premiere on 18 April. Photograph: Patrick McElhenney/AP Every sport today, from cricket to padel, wants to crack America. Soccer is already a major cultural force across the US, but its incursion into the American sporting psyche has been led by MLS and the top leagues of … Read more

Which European clubs earned the most from kit sales in 2023?

[ad_1] Chris Wright, Toe Poke writerMar 1, 2024, 03:15 AM ET As part of their annual report into the financial landscape of European club football, UEFA recently released an exhaustive dossier for 2023 that covered, among many things, a rundown of the continent’s top-earning clubs in terms of replica kit sales. Editor’s Picks 2 Related … Read more

10 top-earning football clubs from shirt sales and merchandise – ranked

[ad_1] It wasn’t until the mid-1970s, more than a century after the FA Cup’s inauguration as the first major football competition, that fans could buy the same kit as their sporting idols. Admiral pioneered the newfangled idea in 1973, manufacturing Leeds United’s iconic white strip in their title-winning campaign after a travelling salesman had a … Read more