Ishak Belfodil Acts As Hoffenheim Hero | Nick Bidwell

Belfodil has helped Hoffenheim pull off a miraculous comeback against Dortmund recently. Nick Bidwell’s Notes From Germany: Ishak Belfodil Acts As Hoffenheim Hero Algerian international striker Ishak Belfodil, the purveyor of a supersub brace as his Hoffenheim side fought back from three goals down to earn a miraculous draw at Bundesliga pacesetters Dortmund, has never […]

Borussia Mönchengladbach Are Team To Watch

Living the high-life at the moment, the forgotten Borussia side are ones to watch. Nick Bidwell’s Notes From Germany: Borussia Mönchengladbach Are Team To Watch Without fuss, fanfare or widespread recognition, Borussia Mönchengladbach are enjoying the time lives at the moment, looking good to secure what will be only their second Champions League tour of […]

Memories of McIlvanney | Brian Glanville

After his recent passing, Hugh McIlvanney is the topic of Brian Glanville’s latest piece. Brian Glanville: Memories of McIlvanney Could Hugh McIlvanney, sadly deceased, have saved the Daily Express? It may seem a curious question after the demise of a supremely accomplished sports writer who did so much for the Observer and later for the Sunday […]

Old Lady Not For Turning | Paddy Agnew

Despite a poor performance, Juventus still proved the cream of the crop beating Lazio recently. Paddy Agnew’s Notes From Italy: Old Lady Not For Turning At half-time in last Sunday night’s Lazio v Juventus Serie A clash, the man from Sky Italia TV grabbed Lazio’s Italian international Marco Parolo as he made his way back […]

Gold Cup Within Reach | Steve Menary

Gold Cup Within Reach | Steve Menary Montserrat, one of the world’s lowest ranked and most inactive national teams, is on the verge of a major finals. Many of the smaller Caribbean islands in CONCACAF’s new Nations Leagues have suffered heavy losses but the tiny British overseas territory has won two out of three games. […]