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Marco Van Basten Proposes Some Divisive Rule Changes To Football

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - JANUARY 09: Marco van Basten of the Netherlands arrives for The Best FIFA Football Awards 2016 on January 9, 2017 in Zurich, Switzerland. (Photo by Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images)

Fifa chief technical development officer, Marco van Basten has unveiled his ideas to change football for the better with the introduction of a series of changes that will change the game we love. As reported in the Independent, the former Dutch international wants to scrap the offside rule, introduce sin bins and orange cards, eliminate the need for extra time, …

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Arsenal Striker Giroud Opens Up On Big-Money China Transfers

PRESTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 07: Olivier Giroud of Arsenal celebrates victory after the Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Preston North End and Arsenal at Deepdale on January 7, 2017 in Preston, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s season so far has followed a familiar script. A previously promising league campaign looked to be permanently derailed before Christmas, while drawing Bayern Munich in the Champions League last 16 means that yet another a second round exit looks to be on the cards. They have, however, so far escaped the rampaging of the Chinese Super League. Their London neighbours Chelsea …

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Costa’s Mooted Exit Could Lead To A Real Madrid Striker Making Chelsea Switch

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 11: Diego Costa of Chelsea celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Premier League match between Chelsea and West Bromwich Albion at Stamford Bridge on December 11, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Even in a season of headline-grabbing moments and sensational storylines, Diego Costa outdoes all others. As the joint-top goalscorer in the league, the Spaniard has arguably been the best in the Premier League to date. His blood-pumping intensity and dead-eye accuracy have catapulted Chelsea to poll position in the league, and has even helped them open up a seven-point lead …

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Chelsea Line Up Lazio Duo And Middlesbrough Prospect

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 31: Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United battles for the ball with Adama Traore of Middlesbrough during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Middlesbrough at Old Trafford on December 31, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Chelsea are weighing up bids for Lazio duo Felipe Anderson and Stefan de Vrij as well as a shock move for Middlesbrough winger Adama Traore. Blues boss Antonio Conte is said to be interested in the Lazio pair and is familiar with them from his time as manager in the Serie A. The Express report that the Pensioners are preparing a £70 …

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Wenger’s Tenure At Arsenal Has Been Laced With Success, But Is The Romance Gone?

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 15: An image of Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal is displayed on the match programme using the names of former Arsenal players during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Swansea City at Emirates Stadium on October 15, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

As a lover of English football, there’s something romantic about Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger’s tenure in north London.  The man will undoubtedly go down as one of the great managers of English football. Wenger is a manager of unquestionable moral certainty in an era of football which is rife with financial doping. He’s someone who has professed his passion for English …

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Nobody Is Happy As Juventus Unveil Controversial New Logo

TURIN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 14: Juventus FC logo at The Juventus Stadium during the UEFA Champions League Group H match between Juventus FC and Sevilla FC at Juventus Stadium on September 14, 2016 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)

Juventus have unveiled a new club logo. The new design has received mixed reviews since its release, and has not gone down well with all fans. Andrea Agnelli:il nuovo logo definisce un senso di appartenenza e uno stile che permette di comunicare il nostro modo di essere #2beJuventus pic.twitter.com/e3h8zUxGJs — JuventusFC (@juventusfc) January 16, 2017 Despite the relatively contemporary look to …

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