Benzema’s Second Coming

Real Madrid’s French forward Karim Benzema is reportedly set to make a sensational return to the France national team set-up, according to multiple sources ahead of Didier Deschamps’ squad announcement later today.   Karim Benzema was suspended from France squad […]

Who gets the Last Laugh?

With each passing day we are getting closer to a scintillating summer of football. The main event is Euro 2020 where 24 of the best teams from across the continent will face off for glory. The current holders of the […]

MAGYARS RELOADED

The European Championships of 1964, or the European Nations’ Cup as it was known back then, saw the debut of Hungary- a footballing nation the world around was familiar with. The “Magnificent Magyars” team of the 1950s with Ferenc Puskas […]

BOLT!!!

How do you stop talking about this kid!!! At just twenty-two years of age, this French phenomenon is considered one of the best players in the world. And absolutely no, he is not overrated or hyped up. This is the […]

THE MARATHON RUNNER

N’Golo Kante, the 5-foot 6-inch midfielder, took the Premier League by storm when he joined Leicester City in 2015. He led the Premier League in both interceptions and tackles that year to help the Foxes lay their hands on the […]

THRILLER ON OPENING NIGHT

Almost a century ago, French Football Federation’s general secretary Henri Delaunay pitched the idea of a European continental championship to FIFA, but to no avail. Several years later when he assumed the position of the first ever general secretary of […]

WHERE? WHEN? HOW?

The European Football Championship has been taking place every four years since it was launched in 1960. The 2020 tournament, however, did not take place due to the disruption linked to the novel coronavirus. The tournament, which was due to […]

The Fortress

Football is full of tales about the Ronaldinho flicks, the Neymar skills, the Messi dribbles and the Ronaldo goals that it often forgets about the men that do the dirty work. Football and all its beauty would not be present […]

THE ‘MODEL’ FOOTBALLER

Much is talked about the inflow of flashy Europeans to the Premier League in the mid-1990s, and it is a fairly mesmerising list of players – Ruud Gullit, Dennis Bergkamp, Juninho – seen as the pioneers of English football’s new-money […]

THE MAJESTIC DANES OF ’92

Denmark was given just over a week to assemble a team for the Euro 1992 tournament 2 decades ago. The underdogs became winners as soon as the tournament ended. Their unexpected participation emerged after Yugoslavia was denied entry to the […]

LA PIOCHE

France will be one of the top contenders to win the Euro 2020 competition this July. The 2018 World Cup winners have a large number of world-class stars, and their versatility has undoubtedly increased in the years since their victory […]

One Last Time

Germany enter Euro 2020 hoping to reclaim its status as a global superpower after a disappointing 2018 World Cup in Russia. Die Mannschaft landed in Russia as reigning champions and it looked that they’ll get past their group quite easily. […]

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