Saturday July 31, 2010
On Saturday I watched David James' press conference where he was presented as Bristol City's newest signing.
The England goalkeeper has left Portsmouth, turned down approaches from Premier League and Scottish clubs, ... Read More
Tuesday July 27, 2010
Even if Ezequiel Calvente does nothing else in his career, he will always be remembered for the bizarre penalty he took for Spain in the European Under-19 Championship at the weekend.
The 19-year-old ... Read More
Monday July 26, 2010
South Korea's Lee Chung-yong has been linked with a move to Liverpool of late, and the signing would make sense.
Lee was highly impressive in his first Premier League season with ... Read More
Wednesday July 21, 2010
I was interested to read quotes from the great Francesco Totti that he considered quitting the game in the wake of his kick at Mario Balotelli.
The Roma captain's 'tackle' was ... Read More
Tuesday July 20, 2010
Joe Cole will reportedly earn over US$28 million after agreeing a four-year deal with Liverpool.
The England star was out of contract with Chelsea and eyebrows were raised when it was ... Read More
Wednesday July 14, 2010
One of my enduring frustrations of last season was the tendency of the so called 'experts' and people in the sports media world to write off Thierry Henry.
The Frenchman has ... Read More
Monday July 12, 2010
Germany forward Thomas Mueller walked off with two awards on Sunday after an outstanding World Cup.
The 20-year-old won the Golden Boot for top goalscorer and was also named the best ... Read More
Monday July 12, 2010
Uruguay striker Diego Forlan was named the FIFA Player of the Tournament on Sunday after the World Cup final.
I was pleasantly surprised when news filtered through that the Atletico Madrid ... Read More
Sunday July 11, 2010
Not even the most ardent Netherlands fan could argue that they deserved anything more than their 1-0 defeat to Spain in the World Cup final.
Spain dominated for long spells in ... Read More
Tuesday July 6, 2010
If you asked the man on the street before the World Cup who he was most looking forward to watching, the Netherlands would have featured prominently. Their 3-2 defeat of ... Read More
Saturday July 3, 2010
The clash between two of soccer's traditional heavyweights was billed as a close run thing but Germany's meeting with Argentina proved anything but. Thomas Mueller, Miroslav Klose (2) and Arne ... Read More
Friday July 2, 2010
For all Maicon's marauding runs down the right, Robinho's spellbinding step-overs and Kaka's silky touches, the 2010 Brazil was by no means a vintage. Dunga's side exited the World Cup ... Read More