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  • 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…

  • Toronto FC revs up for 2020 MLS Cup Playoffs

    Missing the Supporters Shield by only three points, Toronto FC revs up for the 2020 playoffs, with its eyes on a second MLS Cup. Rocco Fasano reviews the season that was and considers what TFC fans can expect from this playoff run.   March 7, 2020 was only 8 months ago, but it seems like…

  • Ghost Games, New Rules, and a Nail-Biting Title Race: Bundesliga returns

    After a two-month wait that feels more like two years, one of the top five leagues in Europe is finally coming back this weekend. The Bundesliga will resume tomorrow, picking up where they left off on Match Day 26, and offering us a head-scratching title race along with the nail-biting battle to avoid the drop.…

  • Why this month’s Clásico is in jeopardy

    With just over a week remaining until one of the biggest match-ups in world football, it has become uncertain if the clash will forgo as planned due to political reasons. The lowdown  The Barcelona-Real Madrid game was set to take place on Saturday 26th at 1pm Spanish time, but serious questions have been raised due to the possible altercations…

  • Why Sunderland sacked Jack Ross and who they can get to replace him

    On Tuesday afternoon news broke that Sunderland had terminated the contract of manager Jack Ross. The dismissal of Ross didn’t come as a shock and many Sunderland fans supported this decision after an uninspiring start to the season. An era that began with so much promise and potential came to an abrupt end as he…