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The Rising Stars of Argentine Football

With the Argentine national team embarking on a brave new era led by the recently appointed…

José Mourinho must entrust his faith into André Schürrle

A changing of the guard is slowly becoming a pertinent way of describing Chelsea’s off season…

Diego Costa: The Missing Piece of the Chelsea Jigsaw

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try, and try again. Therefore, at £32m, Diego Costa…

Ronaldinho Signing With Stoke City Would Be A Huge Mistake

This summer’s transfer window has been somewhat predictable, with clubs like Chelsea and Manchester United splashing…

Defence improves, but attack a concern for Tottenham

Defence improves, but attack a concern for Tottenham Although Tottenham’s draw at the Emirates on Saturday extended their winless streak in the premier league to four matches, fans will be happy to leave with a point at a venue that hasn’t been the happiest…

Takeaways From Arsenal Versus Tottenham Hotspur

Takeaways From Arsenal Versus Tottenham Hotspur Arsenal’s lackluster start to the season continued on Saturday as the Gunners failed to dispatch local rival Tottenham Hotspur in the first of two north London derby games of the English Premier League season. Arsene Wenger’s…

Are United Fragile Really At The Back?

Are United Fragile Really At The Back? Louis VanGaal has been heavily criticised this week after his side’s capitulation at the hands of Leicester City last Sunday. After cruising at 3-1 they conceded four goals in 30 minutes to throw away that lead…

West Ham proved their mettle against Liverpool

West Ham proved their mettle against Liverpool “This wasn’t Liverpool on an off day – this was West Ham on a brilliant day which made Liverpool look ordinary,” Sam Allardyce, West Ham’s manager, said after the 3-1 victory for West Ham over Liverpool at…

Paris Saint-Germain will be hoping to translate Champions League form into Ligue 1

Paris Saint-Germain will be hoping to translate Champions League form into Ligue 1 Paris Saint-Germain’s 3-2 triumph over four-time European winners Barcelona this evening should serve as a warning for the rest of Ligue 1. Five different players got onto the score sheet in what was an enthralling encounter,…

Real Madrid Off To Flying Start, Despite Sloppy Play

Real Madrid Off To Flying Start, Despite Sloppy Play Real Madrid reassured football fans and critics of Spanish football, that despite Spain’s disastrous World Cup campaign, they are still high flying and bring classic, stylish one touch football to the competition. The opener vs Swiss…

Inzaghi can take AC Milan back to greatness

Inzaghi can take AC Milan back to greatness Coach Filippo Inzaghi has all the necessary ingredients (well almost) to return the Rossoneri back to their former glory. After learning his craft while at the Primavera side (Milan’s youth team) for two years. The former…

Three Weeks In: Diego Costa

Three Weeks In: Diego Costa At the end of the 2014 Premier League season, many Chelsea fans felt that Mourinho himself would be the sole answer to daunting problems with the Chelsea squad. With talks between Costa and Mourinho beginning early…

Canberra United beat Sydney Wanders 4-1 in first W-League match of the season

Canberra United beat Sydney Wanders 4-1 in first W-League match of the season Round one of this season’s Women’s League had Canberra United soar to a 4-1 victory over Western Sydney in Campbelltown on Sunday afternoon. Despite fears of low fitness and little preparation, the Women’s League has certainly…

Sleeping Giants: A dunce’s view of Indian football

Sleeping Giants: A dunce’s view of Indian football Sepp Blatter famously tagged India the “Sleeping Giant” of football. And why not? The second largest population in the world has a humongous football fan base, with a fairly illustrious past. In a country where cricket…

The best moments of Portland’s MLS All-Star week

The best moments of Portland’s MLS All-Star week I was lucky enough to travel to Portland to be at the 2014 MLS All-Star game. I was able to witness exactly why Portland claims to be “Soccer City USA.” When I got off the plane,…

Five Reasons Why MLS All-Stars vs Bayern Munich Is A Must Watch

Five Reasons Why MLS All-Stars vs Bayern Munich Is A Must Watch Major League Soccer’s All-Star team takes on Bayern Munich at Providence Park on August 6. After last year’s 3-1 defeat to AS Roma, the MLS All-Stars should be very motivated against the reigning Bundesliga Champions. Even…

Real Madrid Off To Flying Start, Despite Sloppy Play

Real Madrid Off To Flying Start, Despite Sloppy Play Real Madrid reassured football fans and critics of Spanish football, that despite Spain’s disastrous World Cup campaign, they are still high flying and bring classic, stylish one touch football to the competition. The opener vs Swiss…

England Player Ratings (vs Switzerland)

England Player Ratings (vs Switzerland) Further to a display against Norway last week that BBC pundit Alan Shearer said had ‘sent him to sleep’ Roy Hodgson tweaked the formation of the England team from one with wingers to a more centralised…

The Rising Stars of Argentine Football

The Rising Stars of Argentine Football With the Argentine national team embarking on a brave new era led by the recently appointed Gerardo Martino, and the domestic competition already seeing half a dozen competitive fixtures, Argentina is fully immersed in its perennial…

Three Weeks In: Diego Costa

Three Weeks In: Diego Costa At the end of the 2014 Premier League season, many Chelsea fans felt that Mourinho himself would be the sole answer to daunting problems with the Chelsea squad. With talks between Costa and Mourinho beginning early…

Sleeping Giants: A dunce’s view of Indian football

Sleeping Giants: A dunce’s view of Indian football Sepp Blatter famously tagged India the “Sleeping Giant” of football. And why not? The second largest population in the world has a humongous football fan base, with a fairly illustrious past. In a country where cricket…

Bolton Wanderers – Start as we mean to go on!

Bolton Wanderers – Start as we mean to go on! So, it’s nearly time for the start of another football season. The anticipation is unbearable, and I know every single football fan can’t wait for this Saturday, 9th August as we embark on another 9 months…

Football players who had trouble with the law

Football players who had trouble with  the law   10. Lionel Messi No jail time was served and one has to wonder if Messi was not the most gifted player in this day and age would he be free? Messi was in the middle…

A Tale of Two Halves in Toronto

A Tale of Two Halves in Toronto Toronto’s BMO Field played host to another Summer of Soccer match on Wednesday night as Tottenham Hotspur narrowly edged past a resilient Toronto FC side 3-2. It was a game of two halves as both teams…