Dave Sexton: A true gentleman of football

In November 2012 the football world mourned the passing of one of its finest and most respected gentlemen.David James Sexton passed away peacefully at...
Gabriel Batistuta Scudetto AS Roma

Gabriel Batistuta Part Three: The Scudetto at last

"I did not want to punish Fiorentina. Sometimes, though, we have to do things that we don’t want to." These were the words uttered by...

Germany vs Italy: The masterpiece of Euro 2016

The quarter-final of the Euro 2016 in Bordeaux took place between the most consistent nations since the start of the competition. A meeting of...

Ferenc Puskas: The most beautiful Mighty Magyar of them all

Who played the most beautiful football? What does David Ball of Fleetwood Town and Lionel Messi of Barcelona both have in common? The answer is...
Martin Palermo Argentina

The day that Palermo became the #1 enemy of Argentina

4 July means so much in America, in the United States, it’s Independence Day, meanwhile, it has a different meaning for South Americans, especially in...
Liverpool Premier League

In The 90s: Liverpool (part 2)

In the 90s: Liverpool (Part 1) featured the Merseysiders' fortunes from 1990 to the summer of 1995, a turbulent five-year spell in which they...
Pele Maradona Platini Football League XI vs Rest of the World XI 1987

When Platini met Pele and Maradona at Wembley

In 1988, the Football League was an entity celebrated its century. In doing so, that esteemed body announced a series of events over the...
Gabriel Batistuta Fiorentina Serie A Batigol

Gabriel Batistuta Part Two: The King of Florence

"From the moment I arrived at Fiorentina, I wanted a place in the history of the club – and now I can say I...
Leeds United Don Revie King of Leeds Terry Cooper

Don Revie: The King of Leeds (Part Six)

Adding a Cherry to the cake... Don Revie entered 1972-73 needing to do some tinkering to his squad. That was because, much like Paul Reaney...
Alfredo Di Stefano Real Madrid

Alfredo Di Stefano: simply the best

He was totally in charge on the pitch “The most complete footballer in the history of the game”.  Well if Pele and Eusebio said it,...