The two strong favorites and past winners will play each other while the other six, with zero UCL triumphs to their name collectively, will ensure the semi finals have three outsiders, giving us a 75% chance of having a new winner. Continue reading UCL Quarter Finals: Paving the Way For A First Time Winner?
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all top level leagues are now suspended until further notice. Plenty of solutions have been brought forward, with many believing all competitions should be canceled, skipping the 2019-2020 season as if it never happened but the Overhead Kick would like to make the case for resumption once the pandemic is over, for this seems to be the only solution that … Continue reading Resuming Leagues After Pandemic Is Only Fair Solution
With success in the Champions League comes a run of fixtures which could wreck a team’s season. Continue reading Liverpool’s Ridiculous Schedule
Antoine Griezmann recently moved to FC Barcelona in a 120 million euro transfer, one year after he rejected the Catalan club. Much drama has unfolded before that transfer… Continue reading Who is at fault in the Atletico-Barca-Griezmann mess?
We are at the beginning of June but there’s been plenty of movement transfer wise. Continue reading Your transfer window updates!
For five years, Mauricio Pochettino has endured austerity and transfer window disappointments while navigating the toughest league in the world and yet, the Argentine has managed to take his squad to the Champions League final in Madrid. Continue reading Madrid 2019: Pochettino’s big moment has arrived
Now that Arsenal have been obliterated by Chelsea in the Europa League, we turn ourselves towards the biggest game of the season, the Champions League final! Atletico Madrid’s Wanda Metropolitano stadium hosts the final this year… Continue reading Madrid 2019: Liverpool absolute favorites to win UCL
This year’s Champions League and Europa League finalists are all from the English Premier League. Liverpool and Spurs both came back from three goals down in the UCL semi-finals to book a place in the final in Madrid. Arsenal brushed aside Valencia 7-3 on aggregate as Emery showed his experience in the competition. Chelsea toiled to beat a very good Frankfurt side – surely the … Continue reading EPL teams show strength in Europe
Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool have been brilliant this season, impressing both in England and on the European stage. Even with a world class level of performance throughout this season, Liverpool might have nothing to show for it ultimately. The reason: Barcelona and Messi, Manchester City and their pile of cash. Klopp might yet again end up as the manager who dazzles but too often ends up … Continue reading Jurgen Klopp and the Curse of the Runner Up
Ajax have been handed a boost ahead of their semi-final clash against Spurs. The Eredivisie has postponed a whole round of fixtures to accommodate the Dutch team’s success in Europe. See also: Raheem Sterling: Man of the Hour While the English FA has been indifferent to the schedule in England putting their teams at a disadvantage in Europe, their Dutch counterparts are supporting Ajax as much … Continue reading Eredivisie 1 English Premier League 0