Forget Trump and CNN: Football Transfer Rumors are the Real Fake News

6 months ago Ricardo Hylton 0
Morning all. It’s a beautiful day. The sun is shining, the sky is blue, the tumbleweeds are tumbling … and oh, someone somewhere calling himself or herself a journalist is peddling a false story about a football transfer. Did you ever wonder where they came from, that constant stream of transfer rumours? Were the top journalists Read More

A third of Premier League fans say they watch illegal streams

7 months ago Ricardo Hylton 0
More than a third of Premier League football fans say they regularly watch matches live online via unofficial streams, according to a BBC survey. The poll suggests younger adults are most likely to say they stream matches via unauthorised providers. Nearly a quarter of all fans surveyed regularly watch matches online via special technology, such Read More

The Chinese Super League is a threat to the English Premier League. Good!

7 months ago Ricardo Hylton 0
We’ve all been there: the teenager with more spots than a Dalmatian. Or maybe you just wouldn’t grow tall enough, popular enough, blonde enough, well to do enough, or heck just not smart enough. Face it, you just didn’t have enough style, snazz or oomph. Then year 20 came. Your posture straightened. Clear skin and Read More

An Icon? The True Legacy of Pele

8 months ago Ricardo Hylton 0
I don’t think I had ever watched a video clip of Pele before I accepted he was the greatest footballer of all time. Such was the received wisdom, that I’m sure I was not alone. I heard about the three World Cups and the hundreds of goals he scored. But only as I grew older Read More

Eye Popping Pogba Fees and Football Agents

8 months ago Chad 0
It was revealed last week that a deep immorality lies at the heart of football. Revealed, that is, if you had been hibernating beneath a mossy stone for the past 50 years because all the news of Paul Pogba and his agent’s fees did was confirm what we already know: that underhand payoffs in football Read More