The Unwarranted Stigma Against Money in Football

Money in football

“Some people believe that football is a matter of life and death. I’m very disappointed with that attitude. I can assure you it is much more important than that.” – Bill Shankly The world of football is one filled with passion. Players, managers, backroom staff, and fans would go to any lengths to craft a…

The Best Footballer Born Every Year From 1970 – 1999

football legends

A group of football fans compiled a list of best footballers born in each year from 1970 to 1999. It was a tough list to make with multiple football legends born in the same year but the player preferred by the most fans made to the list. We still went on to add the name…

Manchester United 2 Chelsea 0 Sri Lankan Social Media Reaction

Man United 2 Chelsea 0

Manchester United beat Chelsea 2-0. Here’s how the Sri Lankan social media fans reacted during the match. Many Neutral fans were looking forward to this game for various reasons Mourinho victory over Chelsea would be lit. His arrogance will return . Missed it tbh — Afra (@AfraLaffar) April 16, 2017 7 minutes into the game…

Guide through the must-watch games of the weekend

The international break is finally over, so we have catch up with club football again. These are the games you shouldn’t miss this weekend! Saturday 5:00 pm: Liverpool – Everton The Merseyside Derby and its importance speak for themselves. Liverpool, who now have 56 points after 29 matches, are looking to get a more comfortable…

The Jermain Defoe story is a great one

Defoe Celebrates

The striker rolled back the years to score on his return to the Three Lion’s setup. Before I start this off, here’s a fun fact. Defoe made his debut for England against Sweden in March 2004. Guess who was among his team mates? Gareth Southgate. Coincidentally, it was the England manager’s final cap for the Three…

The eternal optimism of the Arsenal fan

Wenger and Eternal optimism of Arsenal

In case anyone has missed it, Arsenal’s season has been in free-fall since late January with the loss at West Brom this weekend, compounding the chants of the rapidly growing Wenger Out Brigade. From Arsenal Fan TV interviews to banners in the stands and the skies, the fans have turned against Arsene Wenger and rather…

UEFA Champions League & Europa League Quarter final dates

uefa champions league quarters

The UEFA Champions League draw for the quarter-finals has thrown up some mouthwatering European match-ups with the high profile clashes expected to pit some of the world’s best footballers against each other. The first quarter-final will see surprise English champions of last season Leicester City take on last year’s runners-up Atletico Madrid of Spain. German…

South Asia – Japan U16 Football Tournament Starts on 11th March in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka U-16 Team

South Asia – Japan U16 Football Tournament organized by the Japan Football Association and the Football Federation of Sri Lanka will start on 11th March 2017 with the participation of four countries including Nepal, Bhutan, Japan and Sri Lanka. The tournament will go on till 14th March where the matches are scheduled to be conducted in the league format. The…