The Netherlands Announce World Cup Qualifying Roster

The Netherlands World Cup Qualifying campaign has gotten off to a less than stellar start. After three matches they are 1-1-1, sitting third in Group A with only four points. The Netherlands...

Forgotten Idols: Jari Litmanen

In the mid 1990’s, the great Ajax side led by Louis van Gaal swept all before them. At a time when clubs from Italy seemed to dominate Europe, Ajax...

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,...

Carlos Alberto: An Obituary

Yesterday, it was announced via Facebook that Carlos Alberto Torres, Brazil's World Cup-winning captain in 1970, had died aged 72. Described in the post as "our...

Barcelona 4 Manchester City 0: Home Side Triumphs In Pep Guardiola’s Return

Barcelona gained full control of Group C in the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday in a 4-0 home victory over Manchester City, with a Lionel Messi hat-trick sealing a...

Bayern Munich vs PSV Eindhoven: Champions League Preview

Matchday three of the UEFA Champions League sees Bayern Munich vs PSV Eindhoven at the Allianz Arena. It is the first time since 2004 that Bayern have encountered a...

Wayne Rooney’s Decline: Where the Blame Really Lies

Cast your mind back to roughly ten years ago. Ronaldinho was the best player on the planet, having helped Barcelona win the Champions League. At this time there were...

Dutch Football: Road To Recovery

Dutch Football was one of the world's footballing super-powers; now the Netherlands team is lagging far behind the world's best teams. After tremendous success at back-to-back World Cups, the Dutch failed to...

England vs Scotland at Wembley Could be Football’s Greatest Battle of Britain

It is nearly a month until England vs Scotland at Wembley, when the two sides will meet in their next World Cup qualifying game, but already it is shaping...

Hotshot Jermain Defoe Deserves Another England Chance

Sunderland hotshot Jermain Defoe as been prolific throughout his career. He is still one of England's top strikers and deserves another England chance.