FIFA World Cup 2018 – Golden Boys

Awarded for the first time in 2006, FIFA’s best young player award is usually a hotly contested prize to honour the best player aged 23 or under. This time, however, there was surely no contest... Kylian Mbappé does not celebrate his 20th birthday until December but the France forward has been an undoubted star of... Continue Reading →

FIFA World Cup 2018 : Group Stage XI

Read highlights of Round 1 and Round 2 here.. Best XI Goalkeeper Iran’s Alireza Beiranvand gets the nod in goal after the group stage. Coming from a difficult upbringing while working in a carwash and as a pizza delivery driver before becoming a professional footballer and saving a Cristiano Ronaldo penalty against Portugal... He has been brilliant in... Continue Reading →

FIFA World Cup 2018 : Round 2

Read highlights of Round 1 here... It's a gift that keeps on giving. More bangers, last minute goals and last minute bangers !! To the extent that you keep applying the law of averages in the back of your mind and fear that the knockout stage would be anticlimatic. Hope this fun ride doesn't stop... Continue Reading →

FIFA World Cup 2018 : Round 1

A world cup of bangers, controversy, upsets, late goals, individual brilliance, no goalless draw.. It's still early days, but we can easily say that everyone's thoroughly sports-entertained !! A look at some of the highlights of Week 1... The Hosts are there to Play Even Russia’s own media and fans were fearing that they’d become... Continue Reading →

The Underrated One : Michael Carrick

From the unprecedented levels of success under Sir Alex to the era of uncertainty under David Moyes, Louis vaan Gaal and then the subsequent rebuilding under Mourinho... Michael Carrick has seen the ebb and flow of England’s premier club like few others, and his retirement pushes Manchester United further away from the halcyon days under... Continue Reading →

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