As much as that World Cup will be remembered for Didier Deschamps’ team’s exploits, it is also the moment where the infamous Neymar Challange was born. With the Brazilian diving all over the pitch at the slightest touch, the World reacted by attempting to do the same in everyday life. Continue reading We have a Neymar challenge winner!
You don’t change a team that’s winning. I think Deschamps will abide by that and it’s not a bad path to take but I do expect the occasional change of personnel due to a drop in form or a lack of playing time at club level for some players. Continue reading 3 players who could improve Les Bleus
The Best Fifa’s Men’s Player shortlist has been announced: Luka Modric, Cristiano Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah. Notice anything familiar? There are no defensive players on the list. Continue reading FIFA Men’s Player of the Year award is a travesty
France did not necessarily play the best football today. They still scored four goals past a very good Croatia side. That’s cause for worry for every single nation who will be facing Les Bleus in the next few years. A French team full of young stars prevailed over blooded Croatian veterans without being at their best. That’s another cause for celebration for France! Watch out, Euro 2020! Continue reading No country deserves World Cup more than France
The most important match in the best sports in the World has finally arrived! France and Croatia are the teams which will play in the showpiece event at the tournament. With an array of quality players, both have more than enough firepower to produce a spectacular show. That’s the good news. Continue reading World Cup Final: Good news, Bad news
After a marathon knockout stage, where all of their games went to extra time, Croatia have finally bested their World Cup achievements of 1998. The Vatreni reached the semi finals in France 20 years ago and were beaten by eventual winners France. They finished third. Ever since, the next generation of players have had that feat in the back of their mind, always pressurizing them to do better. Mission Accomplished! Continue reading Croatian Warriors Surpass Class of 98
France, the country who most non-French people (and quite a few French ones) love to hate on, provided a whopping 50 players to the World Cup. That’s 21 from their own squad plus 29 playing in other teams. Continue reading 50 World Cup players came from France