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Articles by Michael Yokhin

Russia World Cup 2018
18 May 2018
At Euro 2008, they looked like one of Europe’s most exciting emerging sides – yet their World Cup build-up has been a shambles, as Michael Yokhin explains
12 April 2018
They aren’t in the European super-coach bracket, but these 10 up-and-coming coaches are among the continent’s best, as Michael Yokhin explains
20 February 2018
Crossing paths continually on Europe's biggest stage has forged these modern epics. As Barcelona and Chelsea clash once again in 2018, Michael Yokhin runs through the great club rivalries that mainly exist because of the Champions League
Cristiano Ronaldo replacements
6 February 2018
Ronaldo turns 33 today and can’t go on forever. With Real struggling, Michael Yokhin looks at the players who could fill the void that CR7 will one day leave
5 January 2018
From Iran’s wing wizard to the Real Madrid academy product who’s scoring for fun, Michael Yokhin picks out the rising stars in the Dutch league
1 December 2017
Ahead of Friday's big draw for next summer's football feast, we pick out a handful of lesser-known gems who could shine in Russia next summer
1 December 2017
The draw for the eight groups in Russia 2018 will be made on Friday – and this is how each team is shaping up. Bring it on! 
1 December 2017
The draw for the eight groups in Russia 2018 will be made on Friday – and this is how each team is shaping up. Bring it on! 
Michael Zorc Arsenal
22 November 2017
Zorc is a key target for Arsenal, according to German publication Bild – but not necessarily the right one, writes Michael Yokhin
11 November 2017
Has a player ever progressed so quickly? 2016/17 was Mbappe's first full professional campaign – but so good it was that France couldn't ignore him and PSG were happy to shell out €180m to get him