Has Charly Musonda Blown His Chance At A Chelsea Future?

Charly Musonda sent a cryptic message to his employers via Instagram. In his message, the youngster bemoaned giving his best, but getting nothing in return. He’s had to delete that post and deny it wasn’t aimed at the Chelsea hierarchy. Still, will the youngster come to eat those words? Has he blown his slim chance […]

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Egypt

How Egypt ended their 27-year long FIFA World Cup jinx

Egypt became Africa’s second side, after Nigeria, confirmed of a spot at the 2018 FIFA World Cup following a hard-fought 2-1 win over Congo. We take a look at the Pharaohs’ incredible journey to Russia. It was a crisp Sunday afternoon in Alexandria; the perfect atmosphere for a football game. Egypt was on the brink […]

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Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers

4 Heavyweight Nations Who Won’t Be At The FIFA World Cup

Now we know approximately half the teams who will be on the plane to Russia next summer. Likewise, those who will follow proceedings from the comfort of their homes. Forget the hypocrisy that international football is boring, everyone wants their nation to be amply represented at the FIFA World Cup. At least for the pride. […]

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Jupp Heynckes

4 Things Jupp Heynckes Must Do To Revive Bayern Munich

Jupp Heynckes is back at Bayern Munich and everyone expects some sort of radical changes. But what exactly should the 72-year-old tweak to resurrect the Bavarians’ ailing fortunes? A lot has changed since Heynckes steered Bayern to that historic treble in 2013. He now has to work with an entirely new crop of players with […]

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Cristiano Ronaldo

Will Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi Miss The World Cup?

Arguably the best players in the history of football, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have left their mark on football. But with their national teams they both seem to struggle. The biggest football showpiece goes down next year and both players stand a risk of missing out. Qualification for a World Cup is usually a […]

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n'golo Kante

N’Golo Kante Shows He’s Not Super-Human With Latest Injury

Last weekend, they were looking forward to their first victory in Bulgaria in 85 years; Les Blues were sweating profusely at the Vasil Levski in Bulgaria despite having gone in-front inside three minutes. Play stops on the 34th minute, a player is injured; no it’s not N’Golo Kante! Yes, it is! But he’s not human? […]

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Champion tag – Too Much for Chelsea

Winning the Premier League is not so much of a herculean task; defending it, however, is a backbreaking challenge. The tag “Premier League Champions” comes with an inexplicable burden that makes things a notch more difficult. Chelsea carries this burden nowadays and they seem to be crumbling under it. Last season, Chelsea didn’t start the […]

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the FIFA U17 World Cup

6 youngsters to watch at the FIFA U17 World Cup

Once again, the ecstasy of the FIFA U17 World Cup is upon us. As usual, the brightest prospects will have that once in a lifetime opportunity to peddle their craft to the global audience. Over time, the cadet tourney has become something of a breeding ground for emerging stars. Ronaldinho, Xavi, Tony Kroos, Neymar and […]

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Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers

Russia 2018 Qualifiers: All the Top Scorers

Gradually, the stage is getting set for Russia 2018 World Cup. The stadia are almost ready and the qualifiers are almost wrapped up. Here’s a look at the players who have been in blistering goalscoring form in World Cup qualifying so far. Europe There’s been a rain of goals in Europe’s world cup qualifiers. 663 […]

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the FIFA U17 World Cup

FIFA U17 World: Everything you need to know

It’s the international break and as you’d expect, there’s that routine buzz about the World Cup. So much that many seem to overlook another showpiece around the corner; the FIFA U17 World Cup. To many, it’s just that biennial tourney in its 17th edition. But to the host nation, India, this represents a rare shot […]

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