Top Ten World Cup 2014 Kits

  One of the great things about the build up to a World Cup is the release of all the new kits from the countries participating in the tournament. This year has been no different. So I thought I would take a look at all the kits, pick my top ten and decide on what […]

Can Costa Cost Chelsea Glory?

Chelsea have been very impressive in their defensive duties recently. In the past two fixtures they’ve held Atletico Madrid to a 0-0 draw last week and then kept another cleansheet as they defeated Liverpool 2-0 at Anfield on Sunday. Now the stubborn Chelsea defence face up against Diego Simeone’s Atletico again in their second leg […]

Five Stars Hoping To Make An Impression At The World Cup

World Cup’s are notorious places that can show up a players talent, whether it be as superstar or as a flop. This summers tournament will be no different. Various players will put markers down proving they are world-class stars. Most eyes will be on the already established world greats like Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. […]

Sunderland Survival Would Be Greatest Escape

Jose Mourinho and Chelsea will probably take most of the headlines today, as Chelsea worked on a game plan and succeed in derailing Liverpool’s immediate title party plans. But another man well associated with Chelsea will wake up this morning with a huge grin on his face. That man will be Sunderland boss Gus Poyet. […]

But What If Ryan Giggs Is Really Good?

Ryan Giggs is about take charge of his first game as Manchester United manager, I should add as a ‘caretaker manager’. The Welsh wing wizard has been at Old Trafford for over two decades now but today will still bring out all sorts of new nerves as well as his immense passion for the club. […]

Chelsea Will Challenge At Anfield

Don’t be fooled by all the antics coming out of Stamford Bridge, Jose Mourinho hasn’t given up on the title just yet. Yes he will need to select an unusual team but that team better compete at Anfield. I think Mourinho and all this chat about a weakened team and resting players is all about […]

Product Review – SuperFootyMinis

SuperFootyMinis I wish I could take the credit for spotting this wonderful website/shop dedicated in making the best handprinted Subbuteo teams that I have ever seen but alas the guys at In Bed With Maradona (IBWM) deserve that claim to fame. I always find time to scroll through IBWM’s pages especially the ‘Subculture’ and ‘Gear’ sections. So […]

Of Course Manchester United Acted Unprofessionally

The LMA (League Managers Association) have came out and taken a swipe at Manchester United and how they have handled the sacking of David Moyes. Richard Bevan, the LMA chief executive, had this to say in his statement about the affair… “The LMA is very disappointed with the nature of David’s departure from Manchester United, […]

Five Ways the FA Can Increase Participation in Grassroots Football

By Malcolm Cox Grassroots football in England and throughout the UK is in crisis. Recent figures showed that the number of people playing the game at local level has fallen from 2.04 million in 2005 to 1.84 million in 2014 – a decline that has prompted Sport England to cut its funding to the FA […]

Kris Boyd Should Knock Back Rangers & Hearts Offers

It could be a big summer ahead for Kris Boyd. The Scottish international’s contract at Kilmarnock is about to expire and the striker looks set to be on the move again. The two clubs that seem most eager to sign Boyd are sides that will be competing in the Scottish Championship next season, Hearts and […]