LA ROJA AND THEIR IDENTITY

Identity is seen at the core of any greatly performing team and the achievements of international football sides are highlighted by a distinctive way of playing the game and for Spain, it is that of being a possession heavy side […]

A BRIDGE TOO FAR!

Pep Guardiola took over as manager of Manchester City in 2016 after successful stints as manager of Barcelona and Bayern Munich. The Spaniard has won three Premier League crowns, an FA Cup, and four League Cups in five seasons with […]

What Now Pep?

Pep Guardiola has to go back to drawing and start from scratch. He came within inches of Champions League glory again only to fall agonizingly short. Manchester City have lost the final to Chelsea in the narrowest of margins. They […]

TWITTER ERUPTS!

The Champions League trophy ribbons are once again Blue as Chelsea have conquered Europe’s most eminent, august, and glorious piece of silverware after 9 long years.   CHAMPIONS OF EUROPE!!! 🏆 #ChelseaChampions #UCLFinal pic.twitter.com/Wz000kegmG — Champions of Europe 🏆 (@ChelseaFC) […]

LESSONS LEARNED

“Why couldn’t you beat a richer club? I haven’t seen a bag of money score a goal” were the words of the legendary and immortal Johann Cruyff as he referred to cash-rich clubs who sought to dominate football on the […]

BLUES THE PARTY TONIGHT!

The pinnacle of European club competition pitted debutants Manchester City against Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea in Porto. Pep Guardiola had made it into the final after 10 long years while the Blues were trying to win the trophy for the second […]

MANCHESTER CITY VS CHELSEA LIVE BLOG!

Manchester City are set to make their first appearance in the Champions League Final against Chelsea tonight. Guardiola and City who have fought tooth and nail to come to the final will be hoping their eternal search for the European […]

PEP’S MIDFIELD DILEMMA!

Manchester City face Chelsea in the Champions League final tonight in Porto, in what is going to be an All-English affair.   Man. City & Chelsea go head-to-head for the ultimate prize in club football 🏆🤩 Who will triumph in […]

THE CITY THAT PEP BUILT

Pep Guardiola is back in the spotlight once again. The Catalan boss has made it into the Champions League final after a decade. On Saturday, his Manchester City team will face Chelsea for club football’s ultimate prize. Guardiola has already […]

Incredible Ilkay

The last time Ilkay Gundogan played in the Champions League final he was the same age as Kylian Mbappe is right now. Both Robert Lewandowski and Jurgen Klopp were part of the Borussia Dortmund team set-up in North Rhine-Westphalia and […]

ON THE DIAS!

Ruben Dias has been named the FWA Footballer of the year for 2021. The Manchester City centre-back became the first defender in the Premier League era to win the famed award. The Portuguese international’s win means a defender has won […]

GUARDIOLA’S GAMBITS

More than a decade ago Pep Guardiola made use of the false nine as part of his tactics at perhaps the grandest and most prestigious stage in club football as his Barcelona side of the 2008-09 season emerged victorious at […]

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