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Griezmann: The right moment

The news that the French forward would be leaving in the run up to the summer market is the best possible scenario, both for Atlético and for the player himself

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The Premier League, in the mirror of Europe

To insist that the ball spends more time in the air than on the pitch in English soccer is to flog a debate that has long since been closed

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Xavi’s Plan B

The former player has the great qualities needed to be a special manager: knowledge, passion, charisma and that conciliatory sprit that forges a team

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The merit of Barça in La Liga

It is wrong to assume that success is defined by the Champions. The domestic league is a measure of a team’s strength and stamina, and an indication of consistency

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The Champions League and the legacy of Johan

Ajax and Tottenham are seeing their dreams come true, making something that looks very complicated simple: winning with a well-defined identity

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The unusual rotations of Manchester United

Many were surprised by the choice of Solskjaer, but the club has opted for a person with human-management skills rather than someone who leads by imposition

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The boldness of Ajax

At the Dutch club’s academy, they cultivate a sporting arrogance in a positive sense: we are Ajax and this is our style. You have to be brave. And this attitude has borne the fruit of a generation of daring young players