FIFA U-Turn on Banning Premier League Players

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Earlier this week FIFA invoked Article 5 after a request from the Brazilian Football Confederation. This was after Premier League clubs unanimously decided not to release players for international duty to countries on the government’s red list. The FA and Premier League have come to an agreement with FIFA to change their decision. Unfortunately, they […] READ MORE


World Cup Qualifier Between Brazil and Argentina Descends Into Chaos

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In a first for an international football game – certainly for one of this magnitude – the World Cup Qualifying game between Brazil and Copa America holders, Argentina has descended into chaos inside the first ten minutes. In case you were wondering about WHY the health officials and cops stopped the Brazil v Argentina game, […] READ MORE







Ahmed Musa’s Career: From World Cup Heroics to West Brom Rejection

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After finishing coolly beyond the helpless Sergio Romero, Nigeria were level once again against Argentina – and interest in Ahmed Musa‘s career went through the roof. This Group F encounter proved to be one of the more enthralling games of the 2014 World Cup. Lionel Messi scored twice to steal the headlines. But there was […] READ MORE


Don Diego Maradona: A Hero

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Diego Armando Maradona died on November 25, 2020. On that day, football lost one of its biggest icons. A character unlike any other and a hero to an entire generation. The whole football world will dearly miss Maradona. The Lanus-born Argentinian might have only been five-feet and five-inches tall but his aura was larger than […] READ MORE


Diego Maradona and England: A Look Back at That Fateful Game in 1986

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Some men are declared to be kings, some are legends, but few call themselves God. However, that’s what Diego Maradona did after scoring an extremely controversial goal against England in the 1986 World Cup quarter-finals. As the legendary footballer passed away at 60 on Wednesday, it’s important to look back at the game that arguably […] READ MORE