Plata O Plomo: Colombia’s era of narco-soccer

The 2014 FIFA World Cup marked the return of one of football's sleeping giants. Colombia was back on the grandest stage of international football after years of crime, corruption,...

Andrés Iniesta: Football’s Finest Gentleman

Johannesburg, South Africa, 2010. Spain squared off against The Netherlands with both sides looking to seal their first ever World Cup honours. Under the glittering Soccer City lights, Andrés Iniesta,...

The Rise and Fall of Memphis Depay

18th August 2015. UEFA Champions League nights were back at Old Trafford after a season's hiatus. Manchester United faced Belgian side Club Brugge in an important qualifier. On paper, this was...

Football Legends who Almost Played in Britain

Many football legends have played in Britain; however there are several superstars that never moved to these shores. They nearly did though.
FIFA Club World Cup Champions

Real Madrid – FIFA Club World Cup Champions 2017

One of the richest football clubs in the world came to one of the richest cities in the world. And they would deliver a record-equalling third title for their worldwide...

Joey Barton: Football’s Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Joey Barton leaving Rangers by mutual agreement is almost a bizarre footnote to this weekend’s England-Scotland World Cup qualifier, as the most controversial English player of the last decade ends...

The Class and Excellence of Dimitar Berbatov

Few footballers in world football have an aura and a degree of class about them that brings a level of excellence which clubs around the world so desperately crave....
The Future of the FIFA Club World Cup

The Future of the FIFA Club World Cup

Real Madrid have just celebrated winning their third FIFA Club World Cup title after they beat Brazilian side Gremio 1-0 in Abu Dhabi on December 16th. But what is...

British Players Abroad: Gary Lineker

A new series of articles focusing on the British players who have spent a portion of their career away from their native soil. The first part focuses on one...

Omar Abdulrahman: The Crown Prince of Asia

Old Trafford has the aura to bring out the best in a footballer. The stadium has seen the most celebrated names in the sport grace its pitch, whether for...