Atlanta United have come roaring out of the gates in their inaugural season, playing great attacking football and sitting in the thick of the playoff race. But they also have a killer new training facility, and the fan interest in the team has been through the roof. Doug McIntyre lays out how Atlanta United have been so successful, both on and off the field.
Christian Pulisic has been very fun to watch this season, especially for American soccer fans. Pulisic has played in every match for Borussia Dortmund in 2017, and he has been key in quite a few of those games. Pulisic recently did an interview with Borussia Dortmund’s TV channel about what the season has been like for him.
Bayern Munich are one of the few clubs in Europe where expectations are sky high, where a season in which Bayern is running away with the Bundesliga title is considered a failure because of results in other competitions. Phillip Quinn of Bavarian Football Works thinks that Ancelotti underachieved in his first season in Munich.
Steven Gerrard didn’t take a long time to relax in retirement. After leaving the LA Galaxy last season, Gerrard is now jumping into coaching, taking over the Liverpool Under-18 team next year. Melissa Reddy of Goal.com details why she thinks Gerrard will be a successful manager.
With the North London Derby coming up this weekend, FourFourTwo put out a quiz, seeing if people could name all the players who have scored for either Tottenham or Arsenal against their bitter foes since the dawn of the Premier League Era. Try it (I did, its fun. Also really hard). You’ll be amazed how many of them you can name, and also how many obscure players have scored in a North London derby.
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