Thursday, September 18, 2014

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The €50 million man played just 62 minutes in the 2-0 defeat by Borussia Dortmund, again prompting questions over his value to Arsenal and position in the starting XI

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

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The German champions took a long time to make their superiority count, but Jerome Boateng's late winner ensured they have the edge over Manchester City in Group E

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

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The Argentine made the difference as Manchester United claimed their first win of the season while the Chelsea striker netted a hat-trick in victory over Swansea

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Brendan Rodgers' side are back in the competition for the first time since 2009 but the 41-year-old's new attacking signings are yet to click, while defensive cracks still exist

Sunday, September 14, 2014

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The Gunners midfielder scored and starred in the 2-2 home draw with champions Manchester City on Sunday - but the Londoners were again punished for terrible defending

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COMMENT: Last year's runners-up have suffered two defeats already this season as Brendan Rodgers attempts to fuse his philosophy to a new group shorn of his best player

Monday, September 8, 2014

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COMMENT: Beyond the widespread apathy towards Roy Hodgson's management and Wayne Rooney's role as captain, there are a core of young, exciting players waiting to be unleashed

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The Argentine is thriving on the adrenaline and pressure of the Premier League and rejects criticism of his club's style of play under Manuel Pellegrini

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COMMENT: The Switzerland international is widely regarded as one of the most exciting young players in the world - but he continues to struggle for game time at the Allianz Arena

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COMMENT: The much-maligned 'Golden Generation' provided some threat of quality, on paper at least, but the latest crop of players cannot even rely on that

Friday, September 5, 2014

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COMMENT: The Portuguese super-agent oversaw many of the biggest transfers and claimed around €30m from his clients' movements this summer

Thursday, September 4, 2014

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While the striker may be captain for England and Manchester United, he should not be a guaranteed starter, after another below-par display on his bow with the armband

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The Gunners spent a significant amount early on in the summer, while Danny Welbeck was a surprise late addition to the squad - but has Arsene Wenger done enough?

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

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COMMENT: Louis van Gaal has been handed an forward line to rival any in the game, but the lack of quality off the ball has to be of great concern to the Dutchman

Monday, September 1, 2014

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The Colombian's prospective loan move from Monaco has divided opinion - is the striker what Louis van Gaal needs or should he have bolstered up at the back?

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Three games down, 35 to go - on deadline day, some of the Premier League's chief contenders have work lots of work to do to keep pace with Chelsea

Sunday, August 31, 2014

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The Reds cruised to a 3-0 victory at Tottenham on Sunday with the Italy international impressing on his debut, but the England man stole the show

Saturday, August 30, 2014

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The Portuguese has shown little regard for feelings or past allegiances in reshaping his squad as he strives to turn the Blues into Premier League title winners again

Friday, August 29, 2014

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PROFILE: The midfielder, also adept at playing at centre-back, is a cheaper alternative to the Southampton man, though is capable of enjoying similar success at Spurs

Thursday, August 28, 2014

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A narrow victory over Besiktas has ensured the Gunners will be in the Champions League group stage for the 17th successive year but signings are still required