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Although the six clubs, Manchester City, Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur, have all withdrawn from the ESL, questions over their worth to […] READ MORE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


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



Who’s Going to Reach the 2020/21 Champions League Semi-Finals?

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The draw for the 2020/21 UEFA Champions League quarter-finals took place on Friday and has inevitably left us with some mouth-watering ties. A repeat of last season’s final will take place in this round as Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain lock horns again. Expect goals galore when Manchester City entertain Borussia Dortmund, whilst the three […] READ MORE


How Will International Football Go Ahead in 2021?

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International football, or soccer as it’s known in the US, is one of a few sports that were never completely shut down by the COVID-19 pandemic. Sure, major leagues like the Premier League, La Liga, the MLS and Italy’s Serie A took breaks, but some small leagues went on undeterred by the Coronavirus. Still, to […] READ MORE


What Will Happen to Football’s Euro 2021?

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Euro 2020 was postponed for a year due to the disruption linked to COVID-19. Although the name has changed to Euro 2021, the tournament is poised to happen in the summer of 2021 despite the fact that coronavirus is still a major threat across Europe. UEFA’s continental tournament happens to be an eagerly anticipated event, […] READ MORE