Name is no burden for Weah

Name is no burden for Weah

It isn't easy when your father is footballing royalty -- and the president of Liberia to boot. But for 18-year-old Tim Weah, son of the legendary player-turned-politician George, having a famous name on his shirt isn't proving a hindrance.

Dembele earns Barca plaudits

Dembele earns Barca plaudits

Barcelona forward Ousmane Dembele's much-lauded performance in Wednesday's 3-0 win over Chelsea saw the Frenchman take a step towards repaying the club's huge outlay on him after a debut season in Spain which has been blighted by injury.

Is Diabate the new Mahrez?

Is Diabate the new Mahrez?

Leicester fans can thank manager Claude Puel’s son for bagging them a bargain in new boy Fousseni Diabate.

Helping Monaco forget about Mbappe

Helping Monaco forget about Mbappe

Keita Baldé Diao, the Senegalese forward who joined Monaco from Lazio in the summer for €30m, was prepared to be compared with Kylian Mbappé.

Sane needs to avoid distractions to improve

Sane needs to avoid distractions to improve

Leroy Sané has been encouraged to keep himself free from distraction and perfect simpler elements of the game to ensure he realises his vast potential.

Rashford can fill Rooney spot

Rashford can fill Rooney spot

Wayne Rooney’s international days are now behind him but Marcus Rashford offered ample evidence that he could follow in the footsteps of England’s record goalscorer with a match-winning display against Slovakia on Monday.

Mbappe will be a great

Mbappe will be a great

Kylian Mbappe, at just 18 years old, is destined for greatness after joining Paris Saint-Germain following a whirlwind first full season at Monaco.

Chelsea snap up wonderkid Ampadu

Chelsea snap up wonderkid Ampadu

Chelsea have reached a deal to sign the Exeter City defender Ethan Ampadu, with the Premier League champions in negotiations over agreeing a fee with the League Two club for the highly-rated 16-year-old.

Onyekuru's Henry dreams

Onyekuru's Henry dreams

Henry Onyekuru, the Nigerian prodigy who is about to celebrate his 20th birthday next week, has been the revelation of the season in Belgium for newly promoted Eupen.

Mbappe is the jewel in Monaco's crown

Mbappe is the jewel in Monaco's crown

French prodigy Kylian Mbappe continued his spectacular rise in European soccer, shattering records and firing a free-scoring Monaco to the semi-finals of the Champions League on Wednesday.

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