European Football

Who Can Break Messi and Ronaldo’s Stronghold on the Ballon d’Or?

Never before in football have one or two players dominated the game for such an extended period. But Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have been in a league of their own since 2008. Indeed, no other player has touched the...

Always the safest bet in football, Cristiano Ronaldo

If there would be an example of how hard work can make you the world’s best in what you do, then it has to be Cristiano Ronaldo. Diagnosed with a racing heart at an early age before he even...
Barcelona fans

Can the New Stars of La Masia Carry the Legacy Forward?

FC Barcelona strongly relies on the products of their youth system and have never been timid about giving La Masia cadets a chance in their senior team. In some occasions, the prominence of La Masia players in senior team becomes surprisingly high for...
Zlatan Ibrahimovic Banned

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Banned For Two Games

One of the most stylish strikers in the world, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, has been banned for two games after his clash with Romain Hamouma of Saint-Etienne. Zlatan scored the only goal in  the game to keep PSG  second spot. However, towards...
messi la liga

Lionel Messi – La Liga top scorer and what’s next for him

60 year old record broken 60 long years, the record was up for grabs and the wait ended finally on Saturday night when Leo Messi, the impeccable striking force from the streets of Rosario, slid down his right foot to...
Angel di maria man united

Angel di Maria writes an emotional letter to Real Madrid fans

Real Madrid heartthrob Angel di Maria, who has just signed for Manchester United has written an open and emotional mail to Real Madrid fans explaining why he had to leave the club. Below is the contents of the letter. Dear...
Messi golden ball controversy

FIFA Awards – Over-rated and flawed?

While driving, I turned my radio on, "Messi , Messi" screamed the RJ and the callers backed him up. Returned home, relaxed and turned my TV on. The famous face popped up again during the commercial breaks! You may be...
Toni Kroos Real Madrid

Toni Kroos to Real Madrid- The Deal of the Season?

Kroos confirmed that he would be heading to Real Madrid for a deal that is about 20 million pounds, which is a real bargain considering the talent of the playmaker and his need in the Madrid team. The European...
Rakitic to barcelona

Hard to make out why Barca want Rakitic, unless they need another substitute

Ivan Rakitic - Another bench warmer for Barcelona? Well, it is increasingly becoming obvious that Barcelona just do not want to keep star man Cesc Fabregas who was perennially the understudy for Xavi and Iniesta. Fabregas’ Barcelona DNA finally looked...
Diego Costa in world cup

Costa and Suarez must not be risked for the FIFA World Cup 2014

Numerous promising players have seen their career severely affected due to playing while not fully recovering from injuries. Diego Costa and Luiz Suarez have been selected for their national teams in the 2014 world cup. How risky would it be? Click here...