Amidst the reports that UEFA are not going to investigate Manchester City over its Financial Fair Play rules, the question of how much money is too much is posed once again in the footballing world. This is only the latest incident in the ever-growing saga which sees the European governing body currently investigating Paris St-Germain 

Continue Reading

The most expensive front-line in football history has been terrorising Ligue 1 defences this season, including Friday night’s 5-1 demolition of 10-man Metz, in which the forward line of Kylian Mbappé, Neymar and Edinson Cavani scored four of the five goals. £200m world record signing Neymar has settled in instantly at the French club and 

Continue Reading

With each passing transfer window, increases in both business and price are exponential with no signs of decline in sight. Even the restrictions that financial fair play and other governed regulations attempt to prevent are easily bypassed by clubs. The lack of strict penalties in place to punish those who break the rules are a 

Continue Reading

After a long drawn out ceremony in the centre of Monaco, we now finally know the fate of the remaining 32 clubs in this season’s Champions League. So, who now are the favourites, and which clubs are going to find it tough?   Group A – Benfica, Manchester United, Basel, CSKA Moscow Out of all 

Continue Reading

Paris Saint-Germain have recently smashed world transfer records in signing Brazilian superstar forward Neymar Jnr for approximately 211 million euros. Not only is this a huge coup for the French team in marketing terms, but he’ll also greatly improve the existing squad. In fact, it could be argued now that Les Rouge-et-Bleu finally have a 

Continue Reading

Well, it’s happened. Finally. After years of rumours as toothless as hearing your mate’s getting friendly with your mum Neymar is actually going to leave Barcelona and he’s leaving for Paris Saint Germain for the princely sum of £198 million. The deal is of course eye wateringly monstrous even in today’s inflated market. On top 

Continue Reading

Brazil great and two-time FIFA World Player of the Year Ronaldinho told Gulf News in March that Neymar is ‘already at the same level as Ronaldo and Messi and we truly hope that one day he can get the Ballon d’Or and continue his success’. Just like Neymar, Ronaldinho plied his trade at Barcelona and 

Continue Reading

On Thursday 3rd August 2017,  the most intriguing transfer saga came to a conclusion. Barcelona announced they had received a record breaking transfer fee reported to be in the region of £198 million from Paris Saint-Germain for the flamboyant Brazilian playmaker Neymar.   Eyebrow raising The figures that are involved in the deal are astonishing; the 

Continue Reading

With the football season just around the corner, it promises to be another exciting season across Europe. One of the leagues whose made a big splash certainly in this summer’s transfer window is Ligue 1, with its riches attracting many players across recent years including Thiago Silva, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and most recently Neymar. Yet many 

Continue Reading

FC Barcelona’s sale of Neymar Jnr is historic in that it’s the largest sale of any player in the history of football. And for one player, FC Barcelona pocket 222m euros. That’s gotta be good business for any football club. Let’s examine this in greater detail for a moment. Neymar Jnr plays as a deep 

Continue Reading

The biggest news of the transfer window so far is undoubtedly that Ronaldo wants out of Real Madrid. Since leaving Manchester United in 2008 he has devoured records quicker than I devour shrimp, which is pretty darn fast. But fresh on the back of the news that Ronaldo is under investigation for tax evasion he 

Continue Reading

Long-term Gunners target Alexandre Lacazette seems to be moving within range of signing this transfer window, after reports of the club signing Monaco prodigy Kylian Mbappé proved to be misguided. So what would the French striker offer at The Emirates? Lacazette has once again set Ligue 1 alight this season, scoring 37 goals in 45 

Continue Reading

If the age-old adage ‘patience pays’ can be used with reference to a football player  then that would perfectly describe Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang the Borussia Dortmund forward or winger. The French-born Gabonese endured a lot of ‘footballing pain’ to be where he is right now. Christened after his father, Aubameyang has risen through the football ranks to 

Continue Reading

Monaco has stunned Manchester United by demanding a £100 million fee for starlet Kylian Mbappe. The Guardian understand that the Red Devils had a transfer of £72 million rejected last week, rebuffing the offer and stating they wouldn’t part with their prodigy for less than a world-record fee. It also comes as a surprise for 

Continue Reading

According to the Metro, Maxime Lopez claims that Liverpool wanted to him to replace star playmaker and talisman Philippe Coutinho. The 19 year old has shone this season with some impressive performances for current side, Marseille. ‘They told me: “In five years, you’ll play in Coutinho’s position,”’ he told L’Equipe. “They really sang my praises. 

Continue Reading

Video uploaded by YouTube channel byShowtime showcases all the goals and highlights from Barcelona’s 6-1 win at home against PSG in the second leg of their Champions League encounter at Camp Nou. Barca’s goals were scored by Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi, Sergi Roberto, an own goal from Layvin Kurzawa, and a brace from Neymar, while 

Continue Reading

Many would tell you that the role of the central midfielder is the most important, or demanding of all of the positions on a football pitch. Of course, being in the central area, it insinuates a dedicated commitment to both halves of the field, with logically the greatest level of involvement in the alternative zones. 

Continue Reading

With the starlet linked with Liverpool, below is a couple of videos uploaded by YouTube channel JUJU PSG95 showcases Fode Ballo-Toure in action for PSG’s youth side. The 20 year old defender has also been linked with Tottenham and West Ham United.   Like O-Posts on Facebook You can also follow O-Posts on Twitter @OPosts

Video uploaded by YouTube channel Shchekoldin1Comps showcases all the goals and highlights from PSG’s 4-0 thrashing at home against Barcelona at the Parc des Princes in the first-leg of their Champions League Round of 16 encounter. PSG’s goals were scored by Julian Draxler, Edinson Cavani and a brace from Angel Di Maria. The second-leg of 

Continue Reading

Arsenal target Adrien Rabiot has stalled contract talks, signalling an increase in interest from the Emirates. According to TalkSport, Rabiot has long been admired by Arsene Wenger.   Tipped for a big future The 21 year-old is tipped for a big future at PSG and they are keen to keep him in France, but Rabiot 

Continue Reading