Bayern Munich’s pursuit of rival players is destroying the Bundesliga

Bayern Munich’s pursuit of rival players is destroying the Bundesliga

If Hummels leaves it will be to join Bayern Munich,” Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke stated amid talk of the club captain Mats Hummels departing the Westfalenstadion in the summer, with his contract set to expire in 2017.   The disappointment in Watzke’s statement was as clear as it is understandable – should Hummels choose…Continue Reading

Pre-season tournaments are the cause of the Premier League’s decline

Pre-season tournaments are the cause of the Premier League’s decline

The fixture list for the 2016 International Champions Cup has been announced, with Premier League sides Leicester City, Chelsea and Liverpool joining the likes of Paris Saint Germain, Real Madrid, Barcelona and Bayern Munich in the summer tournament.   Started in 2013, the tournament has quickly become a staple of pre-season, with some of the…Continue Reading