David de Gea: How Vital Is He?

As Manchester United prepare for a Wembley showdown against Crystal Palace in the FA Cup final in three weeks time, much of their progress through the tournament has been built on the outstanding achievements of David De Gea. Since arriving at Old Trafford in the summer of 2012 as a replacement for the retired Edwin…

What’s Happened To Barcelona?

For quite possibly the first time this decade, Barcelona are facing some form of crisis. Small it may be, compared to the troubles of Aston Villa, but nontheless it is a situation about which Luis Enrique has some serious thinking to do. Just two months previously, Barcelona ran utter riot over Valencia in the Copa…