On a weekend which will go down in the annuls of history as an influential one for women’s football in the UK, a player making all the headlines beforehand captured them throughout! Vivianne Miedema is a goal scorer. Her record speaks for itself, 83 goals… Read More »Introducing The Wicked WSL Record-Breaker, Vivianne Miedema!
When sprouting names of prestigious and definitive Italian strikers, most fans would likely name off the likes of Rossi, Baggio, Vieri and Piola to name a few, yet one great from the scene rarely ever earns a true mention among the all-time greatest Italian marksmen.… Read More »Antonio Di Natale: A Truly Underrated Figure in the History of Italian Football
Believe me, the prospect of Catalonia’s favourite Cameroonian becoming a legend for Real Madrid instead of Barcelona was a very serious possibility. After all, he did play for them! That’s right! As a fresh-faced seventeen year-old starlet developing from the famous African Kadjia Sports academy… Read More »Why Samuel Eto’o Rejected a Real Madrid Return in 2004!
If you haven’t checked out his ‘Phonzy’ YouTube channel, then I suggest you do that at some point as well, because it makes me appreciate whoever made his rise to stardom possible! Quickly ascending to the heights of the game, it’s easy to forget Alphonso… Read More »Alphonso Davies & His Big Vancouver Whitecaps Break in 2016
A player who looked like he was destined to become a one-club man for the longest time, heads were turned all over the world when this headline broke … I honestly never thought I would be writing about Daniele De Rossi and Boca Juniors, in… Read More »Daniele De Rossi & His Bizarre Boca Juniors Move in 2019
Over time, it’s natural that a club of this size would be responsible for a number of notable products, but nature was on some sort of steroid on this occasion, wasn’t it … In recent times, the first team and indeed the Real Oviedo Academy… Read More »3 Future Idols Who Emerged from the Real Oviedo Academy
With all this talk about (literally) big strikers being bandied about various transfer stories in the world, let’s take a step back and look at some of those who don’t get much attention … Originally unearthed closer to hope with Partizan, Dusan Vlahovic’s eventual five-year… Read More »Backed by Fiorentina, Inspired by Haaland, Who is Dušan Vlahović?
Let’s put it this way: you don’t get honoured with an ‘ONN’ in Holland unless you’ve truly earned. And this guy did just that when it came to transforming the game we all love. Before ‘Total Football’ became the thing which defined Rinus Michels’ legacy… Read More »Rinus Michels: The Godfather of ‘Total Football’ (1965-78)
A player in illustrious company throughout his career, it’s remiss of any of us to think that his colleagues make up for the qualities he lacked. In reality, this guy was an almightily good goal-getter. Self-christened as “the man with a thousand goals”, there’s most… Read More »Romário & His Ridiculous PSV Scoring Spree (1988-93)
It’s a sight we never thought we’d see, but probably one that was practically inevitable when you peel back the curtain at the Camp Nou. Since his Barcelona debut in 2004, Lionel Messi has worked darn hard to form an impenetrable legacy for the Blaugrana.… Read More »Why Lionel Messi Was Forced to Leave Barcelona in 2021