Having seen his short stint with Manchester United fizzle to something of an anticlimax last season, you may be forgiven for assuming that Zlatan Ibrahimovic's confidence may have taken a knock in recent months.
Of course, nothing could be further from the truth, as the 35-year-old free agent's last few Instagram posts duly prove.
It is unnecessarily negative, in the eyes of many, to criticise Manchester United's transfer activity this summer with a month still left in the window. And yet, and yet... There has been a great deal of concern about the squad's alarming lack of depth in defensive midfield, to the extent that it has maybe obscured discussion of one key area.
A major problem for United, as Beyonce sang in "Irreplaceable", is to be found "to the left, to the left." Their left flank has been a problem for years. For...
El Clasico lands at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami this weekend as Real Madrid and Barcelona lock horns for the first ever time on U.S. soil. It is the final stop on both teams' respective American tours ahead of another hugely anticipated season in Spain.
Real Madrid outshone their Catalan rivals last term, winning La Liga and Champions League titles, so Barcelona might view this as an early chance to strike a blow against their biggest and most bitter opponents.
This article has been updated since it was first published on March 10, 2017
The first Clasico to be played on U.S. soil, with La Liga rivals Real Madrid and Barcelona meeting at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami on July 29, is sure to generate a lot more excitement than the only previous occasion when the two giants met on the other side of the Atlantic back in 1982.
The International Champions Cup (ICC) fixture on July 29 will be eagerly awaited by many fans in America and elsewhere, with local press...