As the first El Clasico of this season beckons ever closer, we take a look at some of the historical data behind it. Did you know that Manuel Sanchis has made the most appearances (43) in an El Clasico?
Month: November 2016
Last week saw an icon of the game retire. But, as Gerrard hung up his boots for good, an almost inevitable question bellowed from above: who is the Premier League’s best ever midfielder?
Premier League Week 12: Top of the Table Round-up (and a bit on how Lallana is Messi in disguise)
Round 12 of the Premier League tempted to provide us with a few upsets, but in the end, the big four survived. The league table remains unchanged, though surely it won’t be the case next week.
Klinsmann Axed: Our reactions, thoughts, and hopes for new man Bruce Arena
Jurgen Klinsmann, deservedly or not, is no longer the USMNT head coach. What things did he do wrong? What could he have done better? And lastly, what can we expect under Bruce Arena?
The curious case of Cesc Fabregas: Where does the magical Spaniard go from here?
Cesc Fabregas’ journey to elitism in the world of football can be described as having taken an upward trajectory all the way—until now. The once ‘special’ Catalan has to now decide where his future lies.
The MLS Cup semis are underway today, with Toronto, Montreal, Seattle, and Colorado all vying for the 2016 rendition of the trophy. Who will advance?
‘Lack of respect’ to Mourinho is not due to a lack of trophies—but due to his unrepentant mode of conduct
Jose Mourinho has complained, once more. This time, the topic seems to be the lack of respect he gets from the media. Someone should tell him respect is a give and get sort of thing.
Spurs’ comeback win, while not impressive, can surely be a boost of morale and confidence ahead of a lineup of fixtures that are very intimidating at first glance. But, performance will need to improve.
UTD 1-1 ARS: Mourinho frustrated as Wenger claims unlikely ‘win’ against dominant Red Devils
For the umpteenth time running, Wenger has failed to win against Mourinho in the Premier League. However, the result was perhaps sweeter than usual to the Frenchman as Arsenal equalized at the 90′.
Despite popular thought, derby excitement ever-flowing amidst the Milanese; who has the edge this time?
The first of two instalments of the Milan derby takes place this Sunday, with a lot of people speculating about the game’s dullness. Here’s why it won’t be boring this time around.