Southgate says FIFA’s World Cup proposals are ‘hard to keep up with’ and ‘doesn’t make sense’

England boss Gareth Southgate has questioned FIFA’s new World Cup proposals, as he insisted that the plan to shake-up the international calendar ‘doesn’t make sense’. The world governing body’s idea – which is spearheaded by former Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger – is to rip up the current international schedule by introducing a biennial World Cup, … Read more

A tribute to Ricardo Quaresma, the Trivela King

Ricardo Quaresma once had the world at his mercurial feet, a fleet-footed footballing superstar-in-waiting with the richest of promise and potential. Unearthed in the Portuguese capital as a precociously gifted talent, he signed for Sporting Lisbon and soon began to turn heads and widen eyes as he progressed through the club’s academy system. Sporting have … Read more

Ranking the five favorites to win the 2021 Ballon d’Or

The Ballon d’Or ranks as the most prestigious individual accolade in world football, the coronation of a player as the planet’s finest talent. Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have dominated the award across the past decade, with just one other player – Luka Modric in 2018 – having interrupted the pair’s duopoly of the accolade … Read more

Premier League transfer window best XI

Premier League clubs have once again splashed the cash to strengthen their squads, with a host of marquee arrivals having made the move to English football during the summer transfer window. An unforgettable transfer period has reached its conclusion following the passing of the deadline, the summer spending including record-breaking deals and the arrival of … Read more

Bernardo Silva not interested in Spurs transfer as part of Harry Kane move

Bernardo Silva is not interested in a move to Tottenham as part of a deal that would see Harry Kane sign for Manchester City. Pep Guardiola recent revealed that Silva is unsettled at City and will be allowed to leave this summer should a suitable offer arrive, with the midfielder’s place in the side having … Read more

Six of the most memorable debut goals in Premier League history

Premier League footballers will no doubt dream of scoring on their debuts for new sides, whilst there are few things that generate a buzz amongst the supporters quite like the arrival of the club’s latest talent. Throughout the years we’ve seen several stars make an immediate impact on their Premier League bows, and we’ve decided … Read more

Five of the Premier League’s worst kits in 2021/22

Another new season is nearly upon us, with the summer months having seen a host of new kits enter the market as fans get a first glimpse of their teams new colours. Football kits are big business and supporters are always hopeful over the latest number, with the latest Premier League releases containing the usual … Read more

Jurgen Klinsmann’s best goals for Inter Milan

Jurgen Klinsmann proved a fans’ favourite at several clubs throughout his career, including during a prolific spell at Inter Milan. An Inter Milan side in desperate need of rejuvenation turned to three of Germany’s greatest players during the early nineties, signing Klinsmann one summer after the arrivals of compatriots Lothar Matthäus and Andreas Brehme. 90’s … Read more

Eight notable Premier League players whose contracts expire next summer

The transfer window is open and as attentions centre around summer signings for Premier League clubs, a host of leading names face uncertain futures after entering the final year of their deals. This summer has already seen names such as Georginio Wijnaldum and Sergio Aguero secure free transfer moves and this list of players will … Read more

World Cup 2018: Remembering the England XI that suffered semi-final heartbreak against Croatia

As England prepare for their Euro 2020 semi-final clash with Denmark, the nation will hoping that the Three Lions can go one better than they did at the World Cup in Russia three years ago. Having gone into the tournament with little expectation following a succession of dismal major tournament displays under Roy Hodgson, Gareth … Read more

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