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  • Domestic League Formatting Around Europe: Is Swiss Football’s Reform a Good Thing?

    The latest significant reform to a top-flight league structure comes in Switzerland, where the 20 clubs from the top two tiers of Swiss football agreed to a new format to come in next season. This came after serious backlash by fans who were heavily against the initial plan that was set to be introduced as…

  • The Current State of Play in European Football Post-Qatar 2022 and What 2023 Could Bring

    As the curtain comes down on a memorable five weeks of competition during the 2022 FIFA World Cup, supporters worldwide are reflecting positively on the on-pitch action served up by the tournament, the first hosted in the Arab world.   As Lionel Messi further cements his greatness by finally lifting international and world football’s biggest…

  • Brandon Williams and Nathan Bishop Raise Money and Awareness for Manchester’s Homeless Population with Centrepoint

    Manchester United’s Brandon Williams and Nathan Bishop recently took the time to visit Centrepoint’s assessment site in the heart of Manchester. The players met with staff to further understand the issues surrounding youth homelessness, meeting those who are the first point-of-call for young people aged 18-25 across Greater Manchester and beyond.   Touring the hub,…

  • The Phoenix That Is Indian Football

    Football’s governing body, FIFA, reversed a ban on the All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Friday, August 26. The move came just 11 days after the ban was announced. In its original decision, FIFA explained that there were alleged third-party influences within Indian football, which constituted a violation of FIFA Statutes. In May, the Indian…

  • English Premier League Sponsors 2022

    The English Premier League is the most-watched and one of the prestigious leagues in the world of football. It was founded in 1992 and is contested by 20 clubs. Each club gets to play 38 games on a home and away basis. The top team, by the end of the season, is declared the champion.…

  • Romelu Lukaku on Course to Break Cristiano Ronaldo’s International Goals Record

    Cristiano Ronaldo became the highest-scoring international player of all time with a brace against the Republic of Ireland in the European World Cup qualifiers. Both goals were his 110th and 111th for Portugal which took him past Iranian legend, Ali Daei on 109 goals who had held the record since 2006.   But now that…

  • Canada’s Mission Octagon

    John Herdman’s men are laser-focused on their mission: “take us to the octagon” as the Canucks “host” Haiti in Chicago for the final leg of the second round.   Canada’s pursuit of a World Cup berth continues when they take on 83rd-ranked Haiti, the 11th strongest team in CONCACAF.  The two sides squared off in…

  • Le Meilleur – France Primed for European Glory

    Not content with winning the 2018 World Cup on home soil, Didier Deschamps’ France side are set to be crowned European Champions next month, when they win the Euro 2020 final. That is according to Casumo. The bookmaker used a supercomputer to predict the tournament’s winner, top goalscorer and Team of the Tournament among other…

  • Manchester City Tipped for Champions League Revenge in 2022

    Online betting sites have released odds for the 2021-22 Champions League campaign, and despite still being in search of their first European honours since 1970, Manchester City have the shortest odds to lift the trophy next year. Pep Guardiola’s men were also favoured last term, and were odds-on to beat Chelsea in the final but…

  • Toronto FC Crash out of MLS Playoffs at First Round

    Toronto FC was defeated in its first game of the 2020 MLS Playoffs. One of the tournament favourites bowed out early at the hands of a capable Nashville SC who advances in the competition thanks to an overtime goal by super-sub Daniel Armando Ríos, who became Nashville’s first ever MLS player after joining from Chivas…