The One With the Chelsea Doctor & The Character Assassination

At first, it was just footballing melodrama.  Now, it’s become a commentary on something far bigger and far worse. Since her involvement in the controversy at Stamford Bridge on August 8, the last seven days of Eva Carneiro’s professional existence have been reliably governed by a story arc from a different generation. Or, at least, one…

Let The Games Begin!

The English Premiership is regarded as the best Football League in the World by many and a couple facts supports this. Premier League is broadcast in 212 territories around the world, working with 80 different broadcasters. The TV audience for Premier League games is close to 5 billion. It is estimated that 70% of football…

Barclays Premiership League never a dull moment.

This weekend marks week six of the Barclays Premier League and it is obvious to even the uninitiated in the round leather game that this season promises to be probably the most exciting and intriguing campaign. The shock defeat for Manchester United at Old Trafford by Swansea (mind you Swansea did not park the bus)…

Super Eagles Show Class on World Stage.

The Super Eagles of Nigeria arrived in Porto Alegre knowing that a point against the talented Albiceleste side led by the mercurial and phenomenal Lionel Messi was all they needed to qualify for the round of 16. If anyone expected a boring game and thought that both sides were going to settle for a draw,…

Kanu: We called Keshi ‘big boss’

Nwankwo Kanu has a long history with the FIFA World Cup™, having appeared in three tournaments spanning three different decades wearing the colours of Nigeria. The tall striker helped his side to match their best ever performance of escaping the group stages at France 1998, while he took his final bow for the Super Eagles…