The little Brazilian seems destined for the Nou Camp unless another team can stump up the buy out fee, wages and financial penalties involved. There’s no doubt he has talent but i doubt he will want to play second fiddle to Lionel Messi at Barcelona.
With both Bayern and Dortmund through to the semi finals of the Champions League and the national team waltzing to World Cup qualification, German football looks exceptionally strong this term. The Bundesliga has a healthy mix of foreigners and home grown talent and is watched by record crowds at reasonable ticket rates. Furthermore, the clubs have to […]
The FIFA rankings are notoriously confusing and sometimes spurious however what they show is current form in the World game. Croatia have moved into 5th position and although impressive in UEFA qualification Group B can hardly be merited as the 5th best team in the World. Similarly a faltering Portugal do not deserve their 6th position (they […]
Scotland has a population of around 5 million, similar to that of Croatia and Norway. The league system is compromises of 4 leagues: the SPL, First, Second and Third Divisions, with a 12, 10, 10, 10 share of clubs. In reality only the top two divisions comprises full time professional clubs. One shepherd should […]
http://www.collegehumor.com/video/6344503/soccer-player-nearly-doesnt-embarrass-himself The luckiest man is the goalkeeper whose blushes are saved by the striker’s howler.
Group 4 09/04/2013 CA Peñarol – Deportes Iquique 09/04/2013 Vélez Sársfield – CS Emelec Group 2 10/04/2013 Tigre – Sporting Cristal Group 6 10/04/2013 Deportes Tolima – Santa Fe 10/04/2013 Real Garcilaso – Cerro Porteño Group 5 11/04/2013 Corinthians SP – Club San José 11/04/2013 Club Tijuana – […]
It has been a long time since we saw James McFadden at his best. Injury has blighted his recent moves in England so he has opted to return to Motherwell to salvage his career. This free-kick shows some of his old magic.
Just watched this documentary about the great man. It was filmed by the Serbian film-maker/artist/musician, Emir Kusturica. It gives a valuable insight into Maradona. Especially his political beliefs and his thoughts after battling cocaine addiction. There is more than a bit of George bashing, and Prince Charles and Tony Blair get the treatment too. Which […]
Beautiful clip of Diego in his pomp , showing of his skills pre-match. If you notice he hasn’t even tied his laces. Rotten tune though.
“What national team? We don’t have one. There is a lack of quality. We don’t have players like we used to because the seeds weren’t planted well.” Jairzinho The old Brazilian star could be talking about Scotland as this is exactly where the problem lies here.