The 10 highest-paid players in each of Europe’s top five leagues

It probably won’t surprise anyone to know that players from Manchester United, Real Madrid and PSG are among the highest-earning stars in the world. Despite their recent struggles, United are still one of the biggest teams in the world and the Premier League’s financial strength has it well placed above the others in terms of … Read more

Where are they now? PSG’s XI from David Beckham’s final appearance

David Beckham brought the curtain down on a glittering 20-year playing career in May 2013, bowing out for Paris Saint-Germain in the French capital. But what became of the PSG team-mates he played with in his final professional match? One of Britain’s greatest football stars – Beckham won 19 major trophies and featured 115 times … Read more

Nkunku, Coman, Diaby & more

Paris Saint-Germain have been a club that focuses on the short term rather than planning for the future, and since their big-money takeover in 2011, they have favoured expensive superstars over academy products. They have had mixed success with this strategy of throwing endless money at their squad, asserting near complete dominance in France’s domestic … Read more

OGC Nice: Can a British billionaire’s club challenge Messi’s PSG in Ligue 1?

All eyes on Ligue 1. The planet’s best player has arrived at Paris Saint-Germain and the international media are jostling for position, desperate to get a glimpse, unable to contain their excitement. As Brest manager Michel der Zakarian rather crudely put it just before Messi signed: “We say that we have a shit league, but … Read more