He (Messi) started off as a teenage sensation, a winger in Barcelona youth team and a striker leading Argentina youth team to victory in 2005 under 20 world cup winning the tournament’ golden ball as the player of the tournament and the top scorer. After the success of the youth world cup, he became a… Continue reading Much Ado About Messi
What if there was no coronavirus? What could have been different if the world didn’t have to shut down? If businesses didn’t have to close, if football didn’t have to take a break, if everything in our lives had continued as usual before the coronavirus outbreak? German Bundesliga champions have been crowned winners of the… Continue reading The UEFA Champions League 2020 – What if?
There are footballers and there was Ronaldinho. Long before football science and VAR, before football became all about goals and statistics,( has it ever been about anything else); before super human goal machines invaded our soccer planet, there was the all conquering, Paolo Maldini led, astutely defensive minded AC Milan side that won global acclaim… Continue reading Ronaldinho – The Greatest of all Time (G.O.A.T)?
The year was 2000, the event was relegation from the top flight, and the future was bleak both on a football and economic terms. The club – Sevilla of Span. Such was the mood when a little known former goalkeeper Ramon Rodriguez Verdejo better known as “Monchi” was appointed as the clubs sporting director. No… Continue reading MONCHI – Two Decades too Good