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The most expensive man in football - but is Gareth Bale enough for Real Madrid to overturn their arch-rivals, in Spain or in Europe? (Image via faniq)

The most expensive man in football – but is Gareth Bale enough for Real Madrid to overturn their arch-rivals, in Spain or in Europe? (Image via faniq)

It has to be said – we are all relieved that the football season is now back in action. A lot of transfers have occurred this summer with a lot of teams willing to spend immense sums, such as Real Madrid and Barcelona (on Gareth Bale and Neymar respectively), and others choosing not to break the bank such as Manchester United.

The Armchair Pundits takes a look at the potential fortunes of the big 3 in Europe and offer predictions of who will be league champions in their respective countries.

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The mesmerising Neymar has dazzled throughout the Olympics, and scored his third goal of the tournament in Brazil’s quarter-final win over Honduras (Image | bauleo.com)

Champions. That is the first word that comes to mind when one sees the Brazilian Olympics team play football. Exceptional skill, amazing ball control and strikers with potential of becoming the best players in the world, one only expects that this team will be the one who will win the gold medal.

Brazil have so far scored an impressive 12 goals – good for an average of three per game – and have just an average of a goal against per game. Oscar is currently Brazil’s best player with one goal and four assists, while Leandro Damiao is top scorer with four goals.

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