Romelu Lukaku

Lukaku’s Talking

Romelu of House Lukaku Romelu Lukaku Bolingoli was born 13th May 1993 in Antwerp Belgium, to Congolese parents. His father Roger was also a professional...

Aaron Hughes: Northern Ireland’s Timeless Centre Half

Longevity in football is as impressive as it is infrequent; a continuous war of attrition against the common adversaries of age, injury and diminishing...

The Calcio Miracle: How Hellas Verona took on the elite and won the Scudetto

Such was the dominance of the big city clubs in Italy that only twice in over 20 years prior to 1985 had a team...

Icons in Italy: Fabio Cannavaro

There’s a quote from Mark Twain which reads:“It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in...
El Hadji Diouf

The Spits and Spats of El Hadji Diouf

What can you say about El Hadji Diouf? The Senegalese forward is synonymous with controversy, something that is disappointing to say of a players...

When Brown Hit The Fans: The Incredible Story of Blackpool’s Fall From Promotion to...

The season is 1977-78 and our focus is on Division Two, or if you don’t remember football before Sky, the Championship.These are the days...
Manuel Akanji

Manuel Akanji: Continuing To ‘Prove Them Wrong’

Becoming one of the most exciting young prospects in your country and the continent is a route many footballers wish they could reach as...
Arsenal Liverpool 1980

Too many domestic fixtures these days? Don’t make me laugh!

So a mid-season break has been agreed in principle, to commence in January/February 2020. The World Cup is fast approaching and no doubt the...
Alan Ball

Alan Ball: The Player

This week is the eleventh anniversary of one of England’s most popular footballers, Alan Ball. Remembered as fondly for his high-pitched voice as much...
Kevin de Bruyne

Ballon d’Or: Belgian Blonde

Belgian BlondeKevin De Bruyne was born June 28th, 1991 in Drongen, Ghent to successful business power couple Herwig and Anna De Bruyne. The result...