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Top 5 greatest players who didn’t play for their country of birth – what Mozambique, Ghana, Poland, Suriname, and Trinidad missed out on.

Top 5 greatest players who didn’t play for their country of birth – what Mozambique, Ghana, Poland, Suriname, and Trinidad missed out on.

Some countries are blessed with talents – and players see it as a privilege playing for their countries. However, some players did not play for their country of origin for one reason or another. We bring you five of the world’s greatest players who did not play for their country of birth. Here is what Mozambique, Ghana, […]

You are Ticketing the Mickey?

You are Ticketing the Mickey?

When your team gets to a major cup final, every fan wants to be there to support and cheer them to victory. These days, doing just that is becoming increasingly hard. Why? Because the governing bodies are too busy filling their own pockets rather than caring about the fans.   We see it multiple times […]

10 0-0 Draws that WERE worth watching!

10 0-0 Draws that WERE worth watching!

On Tuesday night, Chelsea and Liverpool played out a scintillating 90 minutes of football in which they both failed to find the net. It got me thinking – what made this game so interesting in comparison to the plethora of stalemates that we put ourselves through week after week on television and in the stands? […]

Frankie Lampard – Why did we let him go?

Frankie Lampard – Why did we let him go?

It has been rightly said in the past that no player is as big as the club, and truly that is the case, but occasionally there will come a player or players whose importance to the club needs to be taken into consideration when they are in a place to make their demands . There […]

Rage Against the Vines

Rage Against the Vines

Are the days gone where you sit down in front of the television set at 10:30pm and wait to see the day’s action unfold on Match of the Day? It used to be the ritual for many football fans around the UK as they wanted to see how their team faired and see all the […]

Stewards Failing In Their Jobs

Stewards Failing In Their Jobs

  What is the job of a steward? You see them all the time sitting around the pitch watching the games in their big bright orange jackets. It’s seems like a dream job to me, they get paid to watch football.  What are they actually there to do? Officially, they’re there to watch the crowds, […]

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 is the be-all and end-all of sport to most, you can still walk into a pub/restaurant and see fans […]

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 of the sport that we all are so passionate about! For me, the summer has actually gone quite quickly. […]

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 of a tax fraud scandal and could have faced jail time with a potential cell mate being his father. […]

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 used the half time interval to clear the cobwebs and give squad players some much needed match practice. The […]

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