Who is Your Favorite Player?

You can answer this question in the comment section below, he/she doesn’t have to be a football player. I’m going to talk about how YouTube and Reddit help me keep up with world football. First of all, I check news from the r/soccer subreddit, sort by new, then you get all the latest news in…

Le Scandale!

Sex scandal is nothing new in the world of futbol. In 2015, French forward Karim Benzema was in the center of spotlight, after another criminal charge against him came to light. In early November that year, Benzema was arrested by Versailles police, and subsequently charged with blackmail and extortion attempt targeting his national team teammate Mathieu Valbuena…

He is not dead

Injuries are very common in futbol, although most of the injuries players suffer are recoverable, some are very severe, quite often, injuries can end players’ career prematurely. There are some extreme cases where players’ lives are threatened by these injuries (see a list of futbollers died while playing). One such incident happened on July 13th…

No Phone No Problem

The second challenge in the Bored and Brilliant Challenge series is to live a day without taking any pictures with your phone. I picked this challenge simply because it’s the easiest one to do. I don’t really use Snapchat or Instagram, therefore, there’s really no need for me to take pictures to begin with. On top…

#Agent P at it again

See you tomorrow in training, this Instagram post by Paul Pogba #Agent P, pretty much confirms the transfer of Romelu Lukaku to Manchester United over this summer. Looking back, this is absolutely a steal for United, despite the 75-million-pound price tag on the big Belgian. In modern day futbol, the use of social media is more…

Technology in Futbol

The disallowed Frank Lampard goal in 2010 world cup last-16 match-up between Germany and England still upsets many English fans till this day. Lampard’s goal would’ve turned the tide of the game, putting England back on level terms with Germany with a 2-2 score line. However, that’s not what happened, referee Jorge Larrionda failed to…

I’m not saying Neymar’s a snake, but he’s hella slimy if you know what I mean