How Euro 2020 Is Shaping up to Be the Year of the Underdog

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If there is one lesson that the Euro 2020 has already imparted to its players, officials, and viewers alike, it is to expect the unexpected. Is the Euro 2020 Shaping up to Be the Year of the Underdog? Scotland to Ukraine: The Underdogs Provide an Excitement Whether we consider the once-in-a-lifetime coinciding of a 70th […] READ MORE


Euro 2020: Denmark v Finland Suspended After Christian Eriksen Collapses

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The Euro 2020 match between Denmark and Finland is to be finished tonight (June 12) despite a medical emergency involving Danish midfielder Christian Eriksen. Euro 2020:  Denmark v Finland Suspended as Christian Eriksen Collapses Midfielder Received Urgent Treatment In a statement by UEFA, the competition organisers confirmed that the fixture would go ahead as planned. […] READ MORE



How Would the Big Six Leaving the Premier League Impact the Game?

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With the Big Six’s involvement with the proposed European Super League (ESL) recently, there have been potential implications regarding the finances of the Premier League and the English football pyramid. Although the six clubs, Manchester City, Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur, have all withdrawn from the ESL, questions over their worth to […] READ MORE


European Super League: Why it Failed

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It was a PR disaster from start to finish. The proposed European Super League (ESL), first introduced to the world in bizarre joint statements from the 12 founding member clubs, is unofficially dead in the water. After one of the most chaotic and febrile weeks in football’s storied history, we have arrived at the point […] READ MORE


The Staggering Amount Football Clubs Earn From Sponsorship Deals

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Football is arguably the biggest sport on the planet, and the UK is home to some of its biggest leagues. The English Premier League is now the world’s richest league and has most of the world’s powerful corporations associated with it. Sponsorship is inevitable as the league games are broadcast on every continent in the […] READ MORE



Seven Footballers Who Were Banned For Betting Breaches

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In recent years football and gambling have become as closely associated as Jekyll and Hyde. Teams have had betting companies offer lucrative pay packets in return for prime sponsorship spots; several players, meanwhile, have fallen victim to breaching betting rules. These are the footballers who were banned for betting. Footballers Who Were Banned For Betting […] READ MORE


The Second Coming of Joan Laporta: What Does it Mean for Barcelona?

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These are perhaps the most precarious times ever experienced at Barcelona Football Club, with the club facing debts in excess of €1.17 billion. The dark clouds have been steadily gathering above the Nou Camp over the last five years under the presidency of Josep Maria Bartomeu, with the storm eventually arriving in the shape of […] READ MORE


Long Live the New Kings of European Football

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For well over a decade now, two names have dominated not just European football but also the global game. Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are both living legends, boasting more individual and club honours between them than any other players on the planet. However, their majesty begins to fade, and two eager and ambitious fresh […] READ MORE