Ademir De Menezes and The Maracana.

Ademir De Menezes was a Brazilian Football Player. The Maracana is the Brazilian National Football Stadium. I suppose you’re questioning what the two have in common or how the two came to represent or find themselves deep rooted in the annals of Brazilian folklore. To begin with Ademir De Menezes or simply Ademir as heContinue reading “Ademir De Menezes and The Maracana.”

…um gringo em busca do futebol brasileiro

…Finding Football in Brasil. Bom Dia. It shouldn’t be hard to find football in what is considered to be the home or at least the heartbeat of our beautiful game and on most given days of the week when the sun is shining and the weather appears from paradise it most certainly wouldn’t be. TurnContinue reading “…um gringo em busca do futebol brasileiro”

Futsal

Origins of the Modern Game. If we speak of the nurturing nature of Mother Soccer who first springs to mind other than the wonderous delights of Brasil? Famed for the canary yellow jerseys of the “Selecao” and known for their flamboyance and conveyable ability to churn out elaborated and genius modern day footballers, its hardContinue reading “Futsal”

Buffon

Gianluigi Buffon…The Man, The Myth, The Legend. Paul Pogba once quoted ‘Gigi is simply number one’ and who would argue. It’s hard to escape the colossal magnitude that emanates from the mere mention of the Italian shot stoppers name, let alone the sheer dominance that he has held over the Azzuri’s number one spot forContinue reading “Buffon”

Cassano

“Il Gioiello di Bari Vecchia” This story as the title suggests begins in the Southern Italian city of Bari and in particular the San Nicola district of Bari Vecchia. This is where the subject of this article was born and raised, playing football amongst the cobbled streets and gaining that ever so present ability toContinue reading “Cassano”

Diego Maradona – USA 94’

#GOAT How do you write an article on an Idol, a Football Idol? I’ll start by writing his name Diego Maradona. The year is 2020 and battle has commenced, on society at least, I won’t bore you with the depiction of living conditions but let’s just say that life and community as we know itContinue reading “Diego Maradona – USA 94’”

The Premierships New Clothes

It’s important to remember the true spirit of Football, am I right? Earlier in the week a well-known football writer suggested that the new football dreams of billionaires owning football clubs and throwing millions upon millions at elite sportsmen(and women) is a new age of Sportage and should be celebrated instead of us curling ourContinue reading “The Premierships New Clothes”

Create your website with WordPress.com
Get started