It is a constant debate that surrounds the modern game, but who can truly stake a claim to being the best in the world? Playing for two of the biggest and best teams in world football, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo break records like they are going out of fashion.  Continue reading “MESSI VS RONALDO: THE BATTLE TO BE BEST”


Five teams that found success in a different country

This year saw the Toronto Wolfpack join English rugby league’s Kingstone Press IPA League One. In a dominating first season, the Wolfpack steamrolled every opposition they came across enroute to a league title. Here, I look at the Wolfpack, and four other teams that have found success away from their homeland… Continue reading “Five teams that found success in a different country”

Are modern-day footballers really living the dream?

We all live our lives listening to stories of professional footballers and their lavish lifestyles, earning their thousands every week, and not having any worries about what they are doing with their lives because all their money solves all of their problems. But money can only go so far, and in reality, footballers are normal people too, with problems that us normal people can suffer too. Aaron Lennon’s case has thrown in to question whether footballers really are living the dream, or in actual fact, life at the top can be quite a struggle. Continue reading “Are modern-day footballers really living the dream?”