Chile 1 – England 1 (U20 World Cup, June 26, 2013) The Three Lions fell behind just after the half hour when Nicolas Castillo scored from the spot. Harry Kane levelled in the second half with a tidy strike on the edge of the box.
You may remember Richard Swarbrick thanks to the famous Gareth Bale Inter Milan animation, Wayne Rooney Sun advert and that El Clasico 5-0 cartoon (all below.) The latest work from Swarbrick is another masterpiece that deserves wide attention. Titled: “Moments in Football. A Fantasista Animation” it comes with the following definition: “Fantasista (the playmaker): 1. […]
The Sun today issued a statistical breakdown of the best midfielders during the 2012-13 Premier League season, however rather than using the data to praise leader Mikel Arteta, the red top chose to flag up Michael Carrick instead. The Sun posted data on six different categories – passes, passes per 90 minutes, successful passes, successful passes […]
Spanish newspaper El Pais (traditionally a more reliable source than the likes of Marca and AS in Spain) have splashed with a major transfer story that will no doubt excite Manchester United fans. Real Madrid are struggling to come to an agreement on a new deal with Cristiano Ronaldo who is not convinced by Real […]
There is plenty of discussion about Thiago Alcantara (yet again) in the Spanish papers on Tuesday morning and all signs still point to the Spain Under-21 star signing for Manchester United. Marca report that Barcelona have all but given up on keeping Thiago and the Catalan giants feel there is little chance they can hold […]
By Paul Morrissey follow on Twitter here.. “Football is not a matter of life and death…it is more important than that.” – Bill Shankly. With the Maracanazo being recalled with Fear and Loathing in Brazil (and unbridled pride south of Rivera border) on the eve of a potential Part 2 (a would-be ‘Minerazo’), the main […]
Just hours after German newspaper Bild went to print with news that Borussia Dortmund are trying to hijack Liverpool’s pursuit of Henrikh Mkhitaryan, the Armenian has been spotted in London. A picture has been posted on the Liverpool Reddit website, which has lead many to believe that the Shakthar attacking midfielder is on the verge of completing a move to Anfield. […]
German second divisioners FC Köln have released an excellent video launching their 2013-14 brand new home kit. Working on the basis that their new strips have a retro look, FC Köln have gone about advertising their clobber with a retro style commercial. Featuring some awesome hairdos complete with headbands, dodgy moustaches and a cool old car, the FC Köln […]
2012-13 was a terrible year for Inter Milan. After finishing the season in lowly 9th place in Serie A, Inter face a year without European football in 2013-14 and without the cahs injection usually felt by being in the Champions League, the Nerazzurri are set for a summer of sales. With Andrea Stramaccioni having narrowly […]
Also, Cavani asks for £300k a week & Tevez set for Juventus.
Ronaldinho has launched a brand new business venture: a line of condoms called “Sex Free”. Promoted by an advert with Ronaldinho wearing his Atletico Mineiro shirt, whilst the product itself carries the club’s crest on the actual packaging, the condoms seems specifically direct to fans of the Brazilian football team. The name of the condoms has […]