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"
After an entertaining weekend featuring plenty of goals, here are 4 things we learned from the Premier League this week. Chelsea Are Much More Than Dark Horses Last month, RAGS posted about how Antonio Conte could get fired if he didn’t fix a few things, and if you take a look at the Premier League […]Read more "4 Things We Learned From The Premier League This Week"
Another week in the English Premier League has come to a close – here’s a quick roundup of what’s going on in the biggest football league in the world. Conte’s Chelsea on 🔥 September wasn’t a great month for Chelsea, as the club collected just a single point in the league, and the backline was […]Read more "Last Week In The Premier League…"
Ouch. Upon his return to Stamford Bridge after being fired last year, Jose Mourinho and his new side got smashed like rotten pumpkins, losing 4-0 to a Chelsea squad that is finding its form at last. Manchester United played like rotten pumpkins too, and effectively lost the game shortly after the opening whistle; Pedro netted […]Read more "Everybody Hates Jose"
For those of us who love sports and always dreamed of being a professional athlete, the thought of standing on the court, field, pitch, or mat and not performing to an elite degree never happens. No one dreams of taking their position and failing completely; it’s all about hitting buzzer-beating jumpers in a defender’s eye […]Read more "Witness One Of The Worst Displays Of Sportsmanship You’ll Ever See"