Paul Macdonald

Paul Macdonald


Former Goal editor, FootballCritic and Football Transfers founder with over a decade of experience covering domestic and international football, with particular focus on Barcelona.

Articles from Paul Macdonald

UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin

UEFA ‘hold secret meetings’ to launch their own version of Super League

Ben Chilwell, Chelsea

Premier League injuries: Chelsea's Ben Chilwell suffers another hamstring injury

Joey Barton at Rangers

Rangers’ 10 worst transfers of all time

EA 24 Jude Bellingham cover

Why EA FC 24's release is a $150m DISASTER for FIFA

Erik ten Hag, Man Utd, Jurgen Klopp, Liverpool

Manager Power Rankings: Ten Hag PLUMMETS, Klopp rises

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard in discussion with Joao Felix

From €120m, to unwanted - what happened to Joao Felix?

Ansu Fati, Barcelona, 2022/23

Ansu Fati OUT, Joao Felix IN? Jorge Mendes could hold key to Barcelona transfer business

Moises Caicedo, Chelsea, 2023/24

How Chelsea will beat UEFA rules on EIGHT-YEAR Caicedo contract

Todd Boehly, Saudi Arabia, Chelsea

The key way European leagues can defeat the Saudi football takeover

Chelsea pair Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Raheem Sterling.

How football's shirt sponsorship industry is facing a HUGE crisis

UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin

Uefa fell asleep - and gave away football in the process

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'Training the brain' - The next evolution of the modern football star

Mohammed Bin Salman, Saudi Arabia, Arsenal, Chelsea

Forget China and America - why the Saudi Pro League project is totally UNIQUE

Newcastle owner, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, PIF Chairman

Beware, Uefa - After the PGA, Saudi is coming for you, too

Romeo Beckham with Man Utd legend David Beckham

'He chose love' - Beckham chooses girlfriend over MESSI

Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho isn't a born winner - he's a bad loser

Lionel Messi, Lionel Messi PSG, Lionel Messi Al-Hilal

Greed is good, if you're Lionel Messi

Darwin Nunez, Liverpool, 2022/23

Broadcast revenue: The 20 highest-earning teams in the world

Erling Haaland, Man City, 2022/23

Commercial revenue: The 20 highest-earning teams in the world

Renato Sanches, Lionel Messi and Neymar at PSG.

Matchday revenue: The 20 highest-earning teams in the world