Between Chelsea-sponsored pitches, hallway chats with management, and rumored talks of a return, Romelu Lukaku’s decision to come back to Stamford Bridge seemed as certain as his status as one of Europe’s best strikers under 25. These factors combined to complete a seemingly airtight transfer rumor – Lukaku to Chelsea was only a matter of […]Read more "Paul Pogba: Super Agent?"
Unprepared not just for a pitch, but for a player of this calibre. Presented with an opportunity to recruit Javier “Chicharito” Hernández, one of the Mexican national team’s top talents, Will Ferrell, one of LAFC’s many of owners, totally blew it on live TV. Kinda surprising, considering his time on SNL made him a star […]Read more "MLS Owners Need To Pony Up"
There is another French revolution brewing in Nantes. The Italian tinkerer Claudio Ranieri has joined FC Nantes, according to the BBC. Since Leicester City questionably gave Ranieri his marching orders in February, there haven’t been any updates on his future and whether he would keep managing clubs, or even leave the game, as he is 65. […]Read more "Guess Who’s Back"
Once the new Everton kit was leaked, Umbro has been on the receiving end of some hate on social media. The shirt is rather plain, to be fair, but the shorts have a striking design featuring the infamous Umbro double diamond in a thick blue stripe. The socks are clean, but the focus is on […]Read more "Umbro Brought Heat Back In The 90’s"
If you weren’t paying close attention, you’d expect New Balance to have run out of ideas; when you look at the details of the new Celtic and Liverpool kits made by the American brand, you can’t help but notice a simplicity to the clubs’ new home kits. It’s a nod to simpler days, to glorious […]Read more "These New Kits May Seem Familiar"
Manchester United sit just outside of qualification for the Champions League, as they are a single point behind rivals City. With four tough league matches to go (Arsenal, Spurs, Southampton, Crystal Palace), the storied club has hope, but the window gets smaller each week. Should United miss the chance to play in the UCL next […]Read more "Manchester United Should Do Something Really Stupid"
The Premier League is the undisputed top football league west of Spain, requiring clubs to spend and strategize like no other, just to stay in the top flight. When the bottom three clubs, the weakest links in the league, get relegated every spring, three managers are likely to get the axe, that is if they […]Read more "Why The EFL Championship Is Ruthless AF"