2012 FIFA Ballon d’Or Shortlist

2012 FIFA Ballon d’Or Shortlist: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid C.F.) Iker Casillas (Real Madrid) Mesut Ozil (Real Madrid) Xabi Alonso (Real Madrid) Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid) Karim Benzema (Real Madrid)Leo Messi (FC Barcelona) Sergio Busquets (Barcelona) Andres Iniesta (Barcelona) Xavi (Barcelona) Gerard Pique (Barcelona)Wayne Rooney (Manchester United) Robin van Persie (Manchester United) Sergio Aguero (Manchester City) Mario Balotelli (Manchester […]


It’s less than two years to the next World Cup in Brazil. Although many (mainly English journalists) like to lay claim to England being the home of football not many will argue with the belief that Brazil is the spiritual home of football and the World Cup. Scotland will not be there that is almost […]

Copa Sudamericana moves into the last 8

GREMIO (BRAZIL)  VS MILLIONARIOS (COLOMBIA) INDEPENDIENTE (ARGENTINA) VS UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA (CHILE) SAO PAULO (BRAZIL)  VS  UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE  (CHILE) CERRO PORTENO (PARAGUAY) VS TIGRE (ARGENTINA) They say the cream always comes to the top and this seems to be the case in this years Copa Sudamericana. Brazil, Argentina and Chile each have 2 representatives while […]

This weekends fixtures in Ecuador

With all their teams eliminated form the Copa Sudamericana and the national team not playing until March the focus for all Ecuadorians will now be upon the Serie A. Barcelona, Liga and Macara head the table with 25 points a piece with Emelec and Tec. Univeritario not far behind. Both Liga de Loja and Deportivo […]

Copa America set for USA in 2016

CONMEBOL has announced plans to have the 2016 Copa America outside of South America for the first time. Not only will the competition be in the USA, it will also include Mexico and the USA as fixed competitors along with 4 further CONCACAF nations. The South American association is celebrating it’s 100th year anniversary in […]