Rugby Europe Championship 2020

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Here we are in February 2021, wrapping up the Rugby Europe Championship 2020. It’s surreal to think about what has happened in the world since the last round was played but let’s take a look at the final round of the often dubbed ‘Six Nations B’. Belgium vs Romania As mentioned last week, the game […] READ MORE


Rugby Europe, between chaos and doubt: is this how it ends (?)

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Rugby isn’t the same Ye Old Sport it was back in the 90’s. Not even the same as in the early years of the 21st century. The sport changed for better and for worse, it got bigger and smaller. It got more spectacular and decadent, living between paradoxes. And Rugby Europe epitomizes those issues. ‘Better’ as […] READ MORE





A Reunion Between Family and Foes – Portugal vs Brazil

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For the second time ever, it was Portugal vs Brazil on a rugby field in a critical moment for both nations. Portugal is looking to force its way back to the second tier of European Nations, while Brazil dreams of becoming like Uruguay or, even better…another Argentina. The game took place in Taveiro, very close to Coimbra, one of the main […] READ MORE