There have always been lists of young players who seem to have the potential to play football at an elite level, some come to fruition, some fail to reach their potential and some are still yet to be decided. If you haven’t heard of Karamoko Dembele, you will soon. At 13 years old he made 

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Predicting the stars of the future has always been something I loved doing. Having talks with your friends at school to who will be the next great footballer was a fond memory. Telling people who had no idea about Neymar was when he was at Santos that he will be the next big thing and 

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Despite bringing in Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez shortly after sending Calum Chambers and Joel Campbell on loan, Arsenal may not have made their final transfer of the summer. According to Paraguayan reports, Miguel Almiron, who won the Paraguayan Primera División with Cerro Porteño in 2013, is reported to be on the cusp of a 

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Louis van Gaal was heralded as the man to transform Manchester United after what was by all means a despicable 2013/14 season. He may have failed to sail United onto the next frontiers, but his belief in the youth assured continuity of ‘The United Way’. During his two years at Old Trafford, the Dutchman handed 

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Arsenal have already made two signings despite the transfer window being open for less than a week. Hours after Arsenal confirmed their second signing Takuma Asano from J1 League, ESPN Brazil published a report linking them with a move for teenage striker Gabriel Barbosa, who has allegedly been attracting interest from Fiorentina and a host 

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With the Arsenal fan base crying out for Gonzalo Higuains and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyangs, Arsene Wenger has signed a relative nobody in Takuma Asano from J1 League side Sanfrecce Hiroshima. Although the announcement has been received with mixed reactions, the manager has been quick to label him as “one for the future”. Whilst his words clearly 

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The European Championship is a tournament that showcases the best in European football, most of whom are among the best in the world. It is also in such tournaments that future stars are made, young players whose names will be on fans lips for the next couple of years. Here are some of them.   

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With rumours linking proven stars such as Jamie Vardy, Ricardo Rodriguez, and Henrikh Mkhitaryan cooling off, Arsenal are now being reported to be closing in on the signing of Championship defender Rob Holding by Daily Star, Express, and Daily Mail, among other sources. At O-Posts, we break down every widely reported transfer rumour, and Praveen 

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With Arsenal’s Jamie Vardy pursuit put on hold at least until England crash out of the UEFA European Championship — or lift their maiden Euros title — the Gunners have turned their attention to Fulham striker Moussa Dembele, according to ESPN’s unnamed sources. Dembele’s current contract with the Craven Cottage club expires next month; he 

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Rumours are emerging that Arsenal are in contention to sign Sofiane Boufal from Lille. The Moroccan attacking midfielder has had a breakout season with the Ligue 1 outfit, scoring 12 goals in all competitions, 11 in the league, and 4 assists. In addition, he won the Ligue 1 Best African Player award. Boufal is a 

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As sure as Stéphane Guivarc’h is now a swimming pool salesman, we will see a number of players emerge from relative obscurity at Euro 2016 and go on to secure giant transfers following their endeavours at the Championships. So looking beyond your Ronaldos and Pogbas, who are the key players to watch in France over 

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Below is the second installment of a Euro 2016 column titled “Footé in France” by O-Posts mainstay and top football writer, Adam Gray. There is nothing quite like a major international tournament to throw into the limelight a few previously unheard of players for the biggest clubs to excitedly get their wallets out for. The 

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It is clear that Arsenal need to make some vital additions to the squad for them to compete for the title next year. Manager Arsene Wenger has come under plenty of scrutiny in recent weeks as his side’s best chance of securing the league win faded rather feebly. They will be in the market for 

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Arsenal’s strikeforce has perennially been under fire since the infamous departure of Robin van Persie in August 2012. Despite Olivier Giroud averaging 20 goals per season on top of making the team tick with his admirable hold-up play, the Arsenal faithful have been advocating the arrival of an improvement on him. In spite of his 

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With Arsenal’s season unraveling in a familiar fashion, they will likely go into the transfer market for an array of players although the number of players they add to their shopping trolley has always been a far cry from the number of players they enquire about. With Karim Benzema and Edinson Cavani expected to be 

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