Category Archives: Football

Arsène Wenger, the Premier League and the Dearth of Elite Managerial Talent

The Premier League’s top clubs are in a strange place right now. With unprecedented amounts of money filling their coffers faster than they can re-route the cash to La Liga, the Bundesliga and Ligue 1 in exchange for the continent’s … Continue reading

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Mundial Magazine: Issue 3

I wrote about a cursed Ecuadorian football team for the latest issue of Mundial magazine. As well as me rambling on about obscure South American football, you can enjoy articles about Carlos Tevez, Chile’s Copa América victory and Javier Zanetti’s … Continue reading

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The State of Argentine Football: A Discussion

Even though the Argentina national team has reached the final of its last two international tournaments, defeat in both has left the impression that despite being one of the best Argentina sides of all time, Lionel Messi and company are … Continue reading

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Everything Wrong With Argentine Football In 58 Seconds

A couple of weeks ago, a Boca Juniors barra recorded and released this set of rules for all Xeneize players to adhere to. Unsurprisingly, loyalty and subservience to the Boca tribe are of paramount importance, and they come at the expense of all decency and … Continue reading

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Why Javier Mascherano Is A Bad Midfielder For Barcelona

Whether or not Javier Mascherano should supersede Sergio Busquets as Barcelona’s pivote has been a constant topic of discussion among culés this season and it has been addressed in my columns several times before. Mascherano’s start in midfield for Barça’s weekend … Continue reading

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Granada 1-3 Barcelona: Tactical Review

http://www.barcablaugranes.com/2015/3/3/8144073/granada-1-3-barcelona-tactical-review

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Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur: Opposition Analysis

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