Europa League preview: all pressure on Manchester United

May 24, 2017

It has come down to Manchester United and Ajax for the Europa League title. The pressure is on the team from Manchester since they need to lift the title in order to qualify for Champions League next season. Ajax has no such worries because they finished 2nd in the Eredivisie and will probably start from the third round of Champions League qualifying.     Stats to keep in mind Pass…

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Euro 2016, Group A: Can anyone take points from France?

May 22, 2016

  Group A is headlined by a world class French team, along with first timers Albania, Romania and Switzerland. Being the hosts of this tournament, France qualified automatically, while the other three teams had to go through the qualifying phase to clinch a berth.   Albania allowed only five goals during the qualifying phase, which is the main reason why the team is here for the first time.  They are…

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Marko Grujic: Taking Europe by storm

November 7, 2015

Marko Grujic has taken Europe by storm these last few months.  It was only last season that Grujic was on-loan at second tier club, Kolubara, but it was even then that management at Red Star saw huge potential in the 6’3 kid from Belgrade.  Grujic played only a handful of games at Kolubara-five to be exact-and managed to score two goals.   The 19 year old had a dual registration…

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