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Johnny Phillips meets the latest talented Spaniard to arrive at Liverpool - the explosive if shy Moreno

Johnny - a slice of optimism Johnny Phillips

Johnny - a slice of optimism

Johnny Phillips visits an Arsenal pie shop and finds fans in hopeful mood after their Community Shield win.

'McCormack fee enormous' Johnny Phillips

'McCormack fee enormous'

As Fulham splash £11m on Ross McCormack, Johnny Phillips blogs on the best value-for-money strikers...

Tangerine bad dream Johnny Phillips

Tangerine bad dream

Johnny Phillips looks at the recent struggles at Blackpool as they near relegation to the third tier.

In the running Johnny Phillips

In the running

Johnny Phillips met Leon Osman at Aintree - and found the Everton ace ready for the final stretch.

Clinical finisher Johnny Phillips

Clinical finisher

Johnny Phillips meets a former Gretna ace turned doctor heading to a World Cup in Brazil this summer.

That's entertainment? Johnny Phillips

That's entertainment?

Johnny Phillips questions whether fervent mic men, mascots and fireworks add anything to football.

Great escapes Johnny Phillips

Great escapes

Fulham utility man Kieran Richardson tells Johnny Phillips that hope of a great escape springs eternal.

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Sergio Aguero and Diego Costa were Atletico Madrid team-mates but their routes to the top have been so different

Sergio Aguero and Diego Costa were Atletico Madrid team-mates but their routes to the top have been so different

With 64 goals between them last season, Sergio Aguero and Diego Costa are two of the game’s best strikers. Born just three months apart on opposite sides of the Argentina-Brazil border, they were even team-mates at Atletico Madrid. But the pair have taken very different routes to the top.

Champions League: Yaya Toure off the pace as Manchester City succumb to late goal against Bayern Munich

Champions League: Yaya Toure off the pace as Manchester City succumb to late goal against Bayern Munich

Vincent Kompany said earlier this week that Yaya Toure was "not far off" signing a new Manchester City deal; that's considerably closer than he got to any Bayern Munich midfielder on Wednesday night.

Who is the real Ronald Koeman? Former team-mate Rob McDonald shares his memories of the Southampton boss

Who is the real Ronald Koeman? Former team-mate Rob McDonald shares his memories of the Southampton boss

Not many Englishmen know Dutch football better than Rob McDonald. The former Newcastle United striker spent the best part of eight years in the country as a player, winning the Eredivisie title during his time in Eindhoven with a PSV team that included the genius of Ruud Gullit.