Olivier Giroud and 10 Power Strikers with a Silky Touch
With Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud recently scoring a superb goal that showcased power and finesse in his side's 3-1 victory against West Ham United, it drew into question which other strikers can be as fierce as the Frenchman while also showcasing a deft touch that belies their powerful stature and general play.
Benfica pose serious threat to Juventus in their quest for Europa League glory
The Italian champions are rightly regarded as favourites to win the trophy in front of their own fans, but Benfica are the toughest opposition they could have met at this stage COMMENT By Peter Staunton Juventus were parachuted into the Europa League after their elimination from the Champions League group stages and immediately installed as ... (more)
Europa League is Sevilla and Emery's last shot at glory
The Spanish side have recovered immensely from the loss of several pivotal players last summer but this could be their best chance to win a European competition for some time The 42-year-old spent four years at Valencia dealing with severe financial troubles which saw him lose key players such as World Cup winners Carlos Marchena, Raul Albiol, ... (more)
The striker that stunned Real Madrid - meet Sevilla star Carlos Bacca
The Colombian forward is in red-hot form for Unai Emery's side and has enjoyed a meteoric rise since selling bus tickets and turning out in the second division just a few years ago Spanish Football Writer Carlos Bacca is making up for lost time.