Remember those kids at school who hated being there but were naturally good? That’s Gabriel Batistuta with football! Growing up on Championship Manager in the early noughties, I was (just) at the right age to understand how incredible Gabriel Batistuta was as a player. When… Read More »Gabriel Batistuta: The 90’s Icon Who Apparently ‘Didn’t Like Football’
I thought purple only looked good on Barney – but ACF Fiorentina have proved me wrong!
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?
It takes a special player to stand out at one club, and an even more special one to do it multiple times! And by that judgement, Luca Toni is special! Luca Toni is one of the most successful journeymen strikers in the history of the… Read More »Luca Toni: A Truly Great Journeyman (1994-2016)