Don’t mess around with Eric – he’ll kick your ass. Or rather, kick you right in the chest with his cleats still on and send a flurry of punches your way, as one does when on Putney High Street. The Frenchman grew up in a rough part of Marseille, literally being raised in a cave, […]Read more "Eric Cantona’s Epic Affair With Kung-Fu"
Having just given up a two-goal lead, the fans at Fratton Park applauded the Portsmouth players scattered around the pitch, which amazed the Italian visitors AC Milan. “This is why we love English football.” Despite squandering an epic win against the Rossoneri that would surely echo in the halls of the club’s history, Portsmouth fans […]Read more "How Portsmouth Fell Into The Sea"
Honestly, I think what we have now is perfect. So does FIFA, or at least they did. 32 nations is a good size; it allows for a nice competition structure, provides quality football, and gives nations ample opportunity to qualify without dulling the competition. I have serious contempt for the idea of 48 nations competing […]Read more "The New Change To The World Cup Isn’t Going To Be Horrible – Here’s Why"