UEFA Charge Albania and Serbia After Euro 2016 Qualifying Melee
UEFA Charge Albania and Serbia After Euro 2016 Qualifying Melee

In the wake of Tuesday’s fracas between Serbia and Albania, which was ignited when a Greater Albania flag was flown by a drone over the Belgrade stadium during the Euro 2016 qualifying match, UEFA has charged both national teams. UEFA, the governing body of football in Europe, has opened disciplinary cases against the Serbian and Albanian football […]

A Lowdown on Chelsea’s First Team Doctor, Eva Carneiro
A Lowdown on Chelsea’s First Team Doctor, Eva Carneiro

Her beauty matches her brains, and football pundits often take the mickey out of Chelsea players for staying down injured a tad too long, only to have their first team medic attend to their injury. Yes, she is Chelsea’s highly qualified eye-candy, Eva Carneiro. For many, the knowledge on this […]

Four Ways To Stop Jose Mourinho’s Dominant Chelsea Outfit
Four Ways To Stop Jose Mourinho’s Dominant Chelsea Outfit

We may be only seven games into the season, however Chelsea have already proved they are the team to beat, after a blistering start that has seen them amass 19 points from a possible 21. They have been putting sides to the sword with the lethal core of Nemanja Matic, […]

Tottenham Hotspur Move A Poor Career Choice For Michel Vorm
Tottenham Hotspur Move A Poor Career Choice For Michel Vorm

As has been the case for many seasons now, the summer transfer window has presented the Barclays English Premier League many eyebrow-raising moments. From the transfer of Carlos Tevez from Manchester United to Manchester City or the Robin van Persie switch from Arsenal to United, there have been some memorable […]

Analyzing Manchester United’s Teenage Defensive Lynchpin Paddy McNair
Analyzing Manchester United’s Teenage Defensive Lynchpin Paddy McNair

Had it not have been for the injuries to Englishmen Chris Smalling and Phil Jones along with that of a senior Jonny Evans and the suspension of the recently first-teamer, Tyler Blackett – millions of fans around the world would have been oblivious to the name Paddy McNair – at […]

Off-field Matters Attract Players To Manchester United
Off-field Matters Attract Players To Manchester United

Cesc Fabregas, Thiago Alacantara and Gareth Bale – these are but a few names that turned down a move to Manchester United after the club lifted its 20th English title – 11 points ahead of second place, Manchester City. Stars Angel di Maria, Luke Shaw, Daley Blind, Marcos Rojo, Ander […]

Libya Withdraws As Hosts Of 2017 African Cup of Nations
Libya Withdraws As Hosts Of 2017 African Cup of Nations

Libya lost the rights to host the 2017 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals today, citing the country’s “unstable security situation” due to ongoing conflicts and political volatility in the nation. Libya has been plagued with turmoil since 2011 following the downfall of former leader Muammar Gaddafi’s regime. The country […]

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Out For At Least 6 Weeks Due to Injury
Zlatan Ibrahimovic Out For At Least 6 Weeks Due to Injury

Paris Saint-Germain has been rocked by the news that their talismanic striker, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, will be out for close to six weeks due to injury. Ibrahimovic was forced off with an injury after just 15 minutes into the Ligue 1 clash against Bastia, with the score still tied at 0-0. […]

Premier League Continues to Gain Popularity in Kenya
Premier League Continues to Gain Popularity in Kenya

From the French Riviera to India’s Taj Mahal; from the environs of the Statue of Liberty in America to the wilderness of Kenya’s eccentric landscapes, there is one common language that pervades topological boundaries – the global dialect of soccer. While soccer fanatics in these countries may be thousands of […]

Burnley 2014/15 Season Preview: The Clarets Face a Battle Against The Odds
Burnley 2014/15 Season Preview: The Clarets Face a Battle Against The Odds

Burnley has worked the transfer market in a typically low budget manner, spending only £1.5million pounds while acquiring other signings on a free. That comes as no surprise as manager Sean Dyche had spent only £450,000 on transfers in less than two years. Dyche proved that his side had the […]

Italy Appoints Antonio Conte As Head Coach On 2-Year Deal
Italy Appoints Antonio Conte As Head Coach On 2-Year Deal

Former Juventus coach, Antonio Conte, has been appointed as the new coach for the Italian national team, the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) confirmed today. Since the unexpected resignation of former Italian coach, Cesare Prandelli, in the wake of their dismal World Cup 2014 group stage elimination, the position had remained […]

Everton Signs Ghana Midfielder Christian Atsu on Season-Long Loan
Everton Signs Ghana Midfielder Christian Atsu on Season-Long Loan

Everton FC announced the club has reached an agreement in principle to sign the Chelsea winger, Christian Atsu, on a season-long loan, according to Everton manager Roberto Martínez. Martinez’s men finished fifth last season, running out of gas in the dying stages of the campaign, and the Spaniard is eager […]

France vs. Germany Preview: European Powers Face Off in Quarterfinals
France vs. Germany Preview: European Powers Face Off in Quarterfinals

  This match has all the ingredients to serve a titanic meal to soccer fans all around the world twice over. Whether it will be France avenging their 1982 loss in the World Cup semi-finals to the Germans on penalties or Die Mannschaft looking for a first World Cup title […]

France vs Nigeria Preview: Teams Seek Berth In Final 8
France vs Nigeria Preview: Teams Seek Berth In Final 8

No African team has managed to qualify past the quarter-finals stage in the World Cup, but based on their last game against Argentina, Nigeria look the most likely side of the two African teams to go furthest in Brazil. Nigeria qualified through to the round of 16 with a win, […]

Spain vs Chile Preview and Predicted Lineups for World Cup Clash
Spain vs Chile Preview and Predicted Lineups for World Cup Clash

The clash between Spain and Chile at the iconic Maracana stadium is an example of two teams at opposite ends of the spectrum. The former are smarting from a 5-1 demolishing at the hands of Netherlands, while the latter will be brimming with confidence after their dominating victory against Australia […]

Chelsea 6-0 Arsenal: Wenger’s Not So Memorable 1000th Game
Chelsea 6-0 Arsenal: Wenger’s Not So Memorable 1000th Game

Before the Chelsea-Arsenal match, many Gooners were looking forward to the game against Jose Mourinho’s team, as they dreamed of a memorable victory in Arsene Wenger’s 1000th game in charge that would take the Gunners to one point behind Chelsea with a game in hand. To Chelsea however, this was […]