Ryan is as happy observing a scrap in the octagon as he is watching 22 blokes run round a field. He works for Football Whispers and has written for Sky Sports,Yahoo and FourFourTwo among others.

It is time that Germany and Joachim Low realised that Lars Stindl could be the answer to their striker problem

A muscular injury would have precluded his involvement for Germany against England this week had he been selected, but at 28, Lars Stindl should not be made to wait much longer for his international debut. The Borussia Mönchengladbach captain has been at the heart of the...

Lionel Messi can't keep bailing Luis Enrique out, the Barcelona manager's time is coming to an end

After Barcelona were once again bailed out by a last-minute Lionel Messi goal to rescue a point against Villarreal at the newly renamed Estadio de la Ceramica on Sunday, many fans began to question how much longer manager Luis Enrique’s Camp Nou reign would last. It...

Ousmane Dembele can follow in the footsteps of Messi and Ronaldo and claim the Ballon D'or

It’s been a peculiar season so far for Borussia Dortmund. Despite losing Mats Hummels, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Ilkay Gundogan over the summer, they were expected to once again be the closest challengers to Bayern Munich’s crown after investing well to replace the outgoing stars. Yet, after...

Milan May Have The New Pirlo And Inter Have The Money, But Both Teams Are Still A Long Way From Past Glories

Controversy, drama and spectacular goals: Sunday’s Milan derby had it all. The hard-fought battle between AC Milan and Internazionale, thanks to a stoppage time strike from Ivan Perisic, ended in a rather fitting 2-2 draw. The contest between two of Italian football’s fallen giants was billed...