Articles by Kiyan Sobhani

21 June 2016
The former Real Madrid youngster has had a tough season in Italy, but Kiyan Sobhani says he’s the final piece for Vicente del Bosque’s restoration act. Arsenal, Chelsea: take notes…
Andres Iniesta
16 June 2016
Spain began their Euro 2016 campaign with a narrow win against the Czech Republic after a masterful performance from Andres Iniesta. Kiyan Sobhani explains why the Barcelona midfielder will be crucial to La Roja's title defense...
The clubs from the Spanish capital met in the Champions League final two years ago, but both look rather different now. Kiyan Sobhani casts one eye back to Lisbon and one forward to Milan...
26 April 2016
Kiyan Sobhani takes you through Cristiano's greatest match-winning moments (spoiler: they're all goals – but what else did you expect?)...
7 April 2016
Even Zinedine Zidane knows the need for some midfield steel – but his current Brazilian probably isn't the long-term solution. Kiyan Sobhani picks out a handful of stars who could be targeted instead ...
5 April 2016
Manchester City are in the quarterfinals of the Champions League but struggling to qualify for next year's tournament. Kiyan Sobhani uncovers some European kings who saved their best for the continent ... 
17 February 2016
All of the sides to have triumphed in Europe's primary club competition this century have fielded at least one defensive-minded player in the engine room. Kiyan Sobhani examines whether los Blancos could be about to usher in a new era...
15 January 2016
The inability to splash out on big signings for the next two windows could mean Madrid develop their own talent and build a more balanced squad, says Kiyan Sobhani...
3 December 2015
The Catalans have looked unstoppable of late, but Kiyan Sobhani suggests a handful of methods that could lead to victory over Messi & Co...
20 November 2015
The Madrid kingpin has suffered in an unfamiliar role and with some key team-mates injured, explains Kiyan Sobhani...