On Sunday, Brazil won their first Copa America in 12 years. One common denominator between the 2007 and 2019 triumphs is current captain Dani Alves, who at 36, was the MVP of the tournament and a much better captain than Neymar can ever dream to be. Continue reading Brazil owes success to two legends
Paris St Germain have been making the front pages recently and it’s not due to their performance on their pitch. Sure, they are dominating Ligue 1 as expected but who wouldn’t, having received an injection of 1.8 billion dollars from an autocratic state. PSG are instead making headlines for all the wrong reasons off the pitch. Brilliant journalism from Football Leaks, Spiegel and Mediapart among … Continue reading Racism & Corruption at Paris St Germain
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!
Now that we have our 8 quarter finalist, we decided to take a look at what a combined starting 11 would look like. Continue reading Quarter Final combined starting XI
Twenty years ago, France and Brazil played in the final game of the World Cup. Zinedine Zidane scored a double for the hosts in a game which Les Bleus won by 3-0. We could be getting a remake of that final in the semi finals at Russia 2018. Continue reading A 1998 final remake could be coming!
Brazil booked their place in the quarter finals by defeating Mexico 2-0 at the Samara arena, courtesy of goals from Neymar and Firmino. Continue reading Brazil learns from Germany’s mistakes
Nigeria became the second African nation to win a game at Russia 2018 after their 2-0 win over Iceland. Switzerland came back from behind to beat Serbia 2-1. Brazil 2-0 Costa Rica. Continue reading The Ahmed Musa Show