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Wednesday, 9 April 2014

Pele vs Ronaldo at 30,000 feet!




Right. Here we are, stuck in a confined space, unable to leave for hours, faced with a conundrum that would surely baffle the most sure-footed of football masterminds.

Yes, we're cruising above the clouds in a luxury Emirates A380, comfortably seated in the plane's on-board lounge, looking right at Portuguese captain Cristiano Ronaldo and Brazilian legend Pelé.

The question? Who comes out on top in your list of best ever players, and moreover, who would be your first port of call for a photo and autograph?

As part of Emirates' new initiative, I produced three separate articles on Ronaldo's sky-high battle with Pele. Check out the trio here:




Who do you think is the best player ever?

Wednesday, 2 April 2014

Barcelona Hit With Stunning Two-Year Transfer Ban

PHOTO: fcbarcelona.com
Spanish giants Barcelona have been stung with a two year international transfer ban by governing body FIFA, after the club was found guilty of breaking laws concerning the transfers of player under the age of 18.

Click here to read my full report, as Barcelona's off-field troubles continue to worsen...

Monday, 24 March 2014

Arsenal vs Swansea: Will the Gunners bounce back from Chelsea mauling?

Photo: Sky Sports
Arsenal’s home tie against Swansea tomorrow evening will be a true test of the Gunners’ mettle, with Arsene Wenger’s 1001st game in charge at the club holding even more meaning than the reaching of the century milestone at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.

Click here for my preview of Arsenal's crunch tie against Swansea

Man Utd vs Man City: Back to where the nightmare first started

Photo: foxsport.com.au
Remember, remember, the 22nd of September. This was the day that Manchester United’s new found frailties first reared their ugly head, in David Moyes’ first encounter with the rather noisy neighbours.

Click to read my preview of the latest Manchester Derby

Liverpool and Barcelona set for summer scrap over Argentine international

uefa.com
Villarreal defender Mateo Musacchio is a summer target for both Barcelona and Liverpool, Italian sources have claimed.

Click here to check out my report

Wenger looking to beat Liverpool and Spurs to cut-price French international

Photo: melty.fr
According to TuttoMercatoWeb, Arsenal are preparing a €10m bid for Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette, who is also interesting the likes of Tottenham and Liverpool.

Click here for my report

Arsene Wenger to quit at the end of the season?

Photo: Daily Telegraph
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger may leave the club at the end of the season, with the latest Italian rumours claiming that the Frenchman is considering his next move.

Click here for my report on the situation