The Croatian skipper has been one of the standout players at the quadrennial tournament – and is the best candidate to break the famous duopoly Luka Modric deserves the World Cup Golden Ball and the Ballon d’Or, says Henry Abiodun. The midfielder has seen his stock rise on his way to helping Croatia to their first ever final of ...Read More »
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It’s the overarching debate that seems to govern world football; Messi or Ronaldo? Both have redefined the standards upon which all other players are measured. Witnessing parameters of what is capable in the sport stretch and widen to surreal has been the ultimate pleasure for fans. But you can always follow the current stats here: http://messivsronaldo.net/ Share This:Read More »
Dear Ronaldo, …Can’t get to start informal with you. This may not be an informal letter after all. You won a thing yesterday? Yeah, you made FIFA team 11 too. Good luck on that. You Portuguese have some things in common. I heard a Mourinho in your speech yesterday. Suddenly, after finally catching up, you’d technically give that Messi vs ...Read More »
Not Ronaldo, not Messi, not Pele but President George Weah: Mirror, mirror, who’s got the fairest CV of them all?
Won the Ballon d’Or, wore the captain’s band and coached the soccer team at the same time, became Uefa Champion’s league highest goal scorer in a season and was later democratically elected as president of his nation. There’s no footballer with such a CV on the planet. Ediale Kingsley capture’s this moment in history and names it notable ...Read More »
By Ediale Kingsley We all saw that unusual celebration after Messi scored the first goal against Celta Vigo on Saturday. The question in everybody lips, was what could it possibly mean. What message could Leo Messi be sending? and to who? I like to attempt to decode what the dude was saying in 10 possible lines: EPL, Italia Seria A, ...Read More »