FC Barcelona and Neymar transfer scandal

FC Barcelona and Neymar transfer scandal
Neymar made his professional debut in 2009 at the age of 17 for FC Santos. The public was soon aware of his talent and capabilities. Neymar soon showed interest to play in Europe, so he transferred to FC Barcelona in 2013 for five seasons. Neymar and FC Barcelona didn’t release actual details on the transfer ...

Football transfers in 2013

The end of year is coming up and we would like to take this opportunity to show you a list of top 10 football transfers in 2013 that came out. In next few articles we will focus on the players listed below and discuss whether the price was justified or not. The sum of money ...

Champions league- why not?

Soccer fans all around the world are anxious. Why do you ask? Only four days remain until the Champions League draw. The draw will take place in Nyon, Switzerland on Monday the 16th and is scheduled to start at 12:00 CET. The 16 teams that remain will fight for the elite demonstration of football superiority, ...

Is Aaron Ramsey another 90 million Welshman?

Is Aaron Ramsey another 90 million Welshman?
Arsenal did excellent start in the new season and are currently topping the Premier League table. The Londoners have a real opportunity to fight for the Premier League title this season after several years of drought. Aaron Ramsey is certainly one of the pleasant surprises in Arsene Wenger’s squad.

Mourinho must play attractive and win big

Mourinho must play attractive and win big
Jose Mourinho left Chelsea back in 2007 for Inter Milan and he won Scudetto. Since he left Chelsea won English Premier League, Champions League and Europa League. Abramovich’s ambitions are visibly higher since than, just winning the trophies won’t be enough anymore. This group of players won big trophies in the last couple of years ...

Top 10 most expensive football transfers in summer 2013 2

Top 10 most expensive football transfers in summer 2013
We had another interesting summer transfer window with new records and surprises. Even though the English Premier League is the richest football league in the world, there’s only one signing in the top 10 most expensive transfers this summer.

Clubs revenue from Champions League 2012/13

Clubs revenue from Champions League 2012/13
In the last season of Champions League we were impressed with German final between Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund, but in this case we will hold eye on earners and not only winners. Teams taking part in UEFA Champions League can expect to receive a high cash injection and can respond well to the summer ...

Arsenal and Man United are worth more

Arsenal and Man United are worth more
New research from CIES Football Observatory showed that Arsenal and Manchester United are way ahead of Manchester City and Chelsea when it comes to player develompent and creating diamonds. We will have a chance to see which method works best in the coming years.

AS Monaco already spent over $100 million

AS Monaco already spent over $100 million
The Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev started a new promising era in AS Monaco back in December 2011, when he invested over $180 million for a majority stake in the club. Above all his impact is more noticed in the last summer. It is interesting to see how “the forgotten” Monaco can still attract one of ...

Bayern Munich reign as most valuable football brand 1

Bayern Munich reign as most valuable football brand
On Saturday new Champions broke BVB’s resistance in last minutes of the Champions League final and crowned their exceptional season with the most prestigious trophy in Europe. Outstanding achievements this season have brought Bayern Munich takeover Manchester United on top of the most valuable football brand scale.

Arsenal to compete next season

Arsenal to compete next season
We’ve seen many excuses from Arsenal board and Arsene Wenger how they’ll spend big next year, but nothing really happened. In recent years many world class players left Arsenal likes Samir Nasri, Cesc Fabregas and last most painful Persie’s move to Manchester United, but we don’t want to warm up the past. Arsenal did above ...

Who is the richest football club owner?

Who is the richest football club owner?
Soccer is one of the most popular sports in the world, especially in the last few years we have been witnesses astronomical investments in new players, which have almost become the norm in Europe. BUT it all starts with owners who have the power and we’d like to represent you world’s richest football club owner…

Top 5 highest paid african players in 2013

Top 5 highest paid african players in 2013
At the beginning of this year we had opportunity to watch Africa Cup of Nations where Nigera won Burkina Faso in final and showed great overall performance. African football players can compete with other highest paid football stars all over the world. One of the main benefits african players can bring is strong desire to ...

Top 10 richest owners in 2013 7

Top 10 richest owners in 2013
The world of football has been swept by rich owners over the last decade. Absurdly rich people purchasing the clubs make it possible for some clubs to gain unfair advantage, but so far it has been strongly pronounced for couple of clubs – Manchester City and Chelsea. Large financial backing from rich owner does help ...

Top 10 richest football players in 2013 18

Top 10 richest football players in 2013
Over the last decade football has become one of the most admired and profitable sports in the world. Despite the financial crisis, investments in professional football did’t diminish. Especially in Europe we were able to witness the astronomical investments by many foreign investors. Walk through our up to date list of 10 richest football players ...