The default league to use in the headline would have been La Liga but Real Madrid and Barcelona’s duopoly has been tested by Atlético for several seasons. This year, Jorge Sampaoli has brought Sevilla into the act. With its famous sporting... Read More | Share it now!
If you take him at his word, José Mourinho never saw it coming. After eliminating FC Rostov from the Europa League, the Portuguese reverted to his default persecution complex, yet again complaining the Premier League has no interest in supporting its... Read More | Share it now!
Just when you thought Manchester United were becoming predictable, yet again courting disaster against a second banana by taking a patient approach to breaking down FC Rostov’s 5-3-2 during their Europa League round of sixteen second-leg... Read More | Share it now!
Before I dissect the quarter-final defeat to Chelsea, I want to make it abundantly clear that the decision making of Michael Oliver is not something worth reflecting on. For what it’s worth, refereeing inconsistencies and making a rod for their own... Read More | Share it now!
José Mourinho is no Bill Belichick. Yes, they are both successful coaches obsessed with winning. Each has also accrued a cult following despite pissing off more than their fair share of pundits and fans. That is pretty much where their commonality... Read More | Share it now!
A substandard pitch exacerbated concerns over Zlatan Ibrahimović’s last game with Manchester United before going on ‘holiday.’ Whatever else United and its supporters may have deemed untowards about traveling 3,000 km to Russia for... Read More | Share it now!