Kartik Krishnaiyer

A lifelong lover of soccer, the beautiful game, he served from January 2010 until May 2013 as the Director of Communications and Public Relations for the North American Soccer League (NASL). Raised on the Fort Lauderdale Strikers of the old NASL, Krishnaiyer previously hosted the American Soccer Show on the Champions Soccer Radio Network, the Major League Soccer Talk podcast and the EPL Talk Podcast. His soccer writing has been featured by several media outlets including The Guardian and The Telegraph. He is the author of the book Blue With Envy about Manchester City FC.
Diego Costa Completes Medical at Chelsea Before Finalizing £32million Move
Diego Costa Completes Medical at Chelsea Before Finalizing £32million Move

Diego Costa has completed a medical in anticipation of a move to Chelsea, reports The Guardian newspaper. The 25 year-old Atletico Madrid forward would significantly boost the attacking options for manager Jose Mourinho next season. The Blues struggled this past season with three inconsistent strikers and it’s entirely possible Mourinho […]

FIFA Prepared to Combat Match Fixing At World Cup In Brazil, Says Exec
FIFA Prepared to Combat Match Fixing At World Cup In Brazil, Says Exec

FIFA have been notified by the governing body’s internal security representatives that the World Cup is under threat from match fixers, according to a report in The Daily Mail newspaper. Ralf Mutschke, FIFA’s head of security and a former Interpol Executive, is prepared for the potential of fixing attempts. In […]

Rickie Lambert In Talks to Join Liverpool From Southampton For £9million
Rickie Lambert In Talks to Join Liverpool From Southampton For £9million

Liverpool are reported to be in-line for a shock swoop for Rickie Lambert  The 32 year-old Southampton striker could provide critical depth for the Reds as they prepare to compete in the UEFA Champions League for the first time in five seasons. The reported £9million deal would be a good […]

Arsenal Defender Bacary Sagna Confirms He’s Leaving Club
Arsenal Defender Bacary Sagna Confirms He’s Leaving Club

One of the worst kept secrets in English football has now been officially confirmed by the player. Bacary Sagna’s Arsenal career has ended. “It’s no longer a secret: I’ll leave Arsenal,” Sagna told L’Equipe. “They tried to make an effort, but the discussions have not gone in the direction I […]

England Needs to Play Like Liverpool in the World Cup, Says Paul Scholes
England Needs to Play Like Liverpool in the World Cup, Says Paul Scholes

Livepool’s scintillating brand of soccer brought them within a whisker of a Premier League title this season. In the process, Jordan Henderson, Raheem Sterling and Daniel Sturridge all emerged as great hopes for England in a World Cup year. The style of play was so refreshing that even a club […]

Liverpool Have Made a £16million Bid For Highly-Rated Spanish Left Back
Liverpool Have Made a £16million Bid For Highly-Rated Spanish Left Back

Liverpool have made a bid worth £16 million to Sevilla for Alberto Moreno, according to published reports. The Reds have had a revolving door of left-backs over the course of the past few seasons with veterans Jose Enrique and Ally Cissokho (who has returned to Valencia after a loan stint […]

Luis Suarez Likely to Make Uruguay Return Against England in World Cup
Luis Suarez Likely to Make Uruguay Return Against England in World Cup

Luis Suarez has told his Liverpool teammates he will be fit to face England in Uruguay’s second group game in this summer’s World Cup against England. Suarez underwent a minor operation last week following a knock he picked up in the Reds final Premier League match of the season against […]

Leicester City Transfer Rumors: Foxes Planning Busy Summer After Signing 4 Players
Leicester City Transfer Rumors: Foxes Planning Busy Summer After Signing 4 Players

Leicester City’s return to the Premier League will have significance as, after six seasons without representation from the East Midlands, one of England’s football rich regions returns to the top flight. The ownership of the club by Thai billionaire Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha means the club have the ability to spend generously […]

West Ham United to Sign Argentine Striker Mauro Zarate On 3-Year Deal
West Ham United to Sign Argentine Striker Mauro Zarate On 3-Year Deal

West Ham United are on the verge of securing a three-year deal with Mauro Zárate, who will return to the Premier League after a six year absence. The Argentine striker led his domestic league in scoring last season and returns to Europe after spending last season at Vélez Sarsfield. The […]

Why QPR’s Return to the Premier League Should be Different This Time
Why QPR’s Return to the Premier League Should be Different This Time

Queens Park Rangers (QPR) secured a quick return to the Premier League with a 1-0 playoff final victory over Derby County at Wembley on Saturday. The victory may have appeared undeserved on the surface, but it owed itself to a fantastic team spirit Harry Redknapp built for the promotion playoffs […]

Review of Futebol Nation Book By Author David Goldblatt
Review of Futebol Nation Book By Author David Goldblatt

David Goldblatt has done it again. His 2007 masterpiece The Ball is Round is the most definitive and analytical global history of soccer ever written. That work looked at every corner of the globe the development of the sport, the institutions of soccer and the political and societal issues around […]