Bayern Smash Dortmund To Go Top | Nick Bidwell

After destroying Dortmund 5-0, Bayern Munich are now on top of the German Bundesliga. Nick Bidwell’s Notes From Germany: Bayern Smash Dortmund To Go Top Mathematically, the Bundesliga title race remains too close to call. Bayern Munich, now top of the pile, only have a one-point cushion over Dortmund and there are still six rounds […]

Argentine Teams Struggling In Copa Libertadores

Despite an Argentine team winning it all last year, the countries six teams are struggling in 2019. Tim Vickery’s Notes From South America: Argentine Teams Struggling In Copa Libertadores Half way through the group stage of the Copa Libertadores, the tables make uneasy reading for Argentina’s six representatives. Four of them – including reigning champions […]

Remembering Jimmy Greaves | Brian Glanville

Brian Glanville reflects on the great Jimmy Greaves, the subject of a recent biography. Brian Glanville: Remembering Jimmy Greaves Jimmy Greaves, whom I once knew so well and liked so much, has just been commemorated in a new biography (Natural, The Jimmy Greaves Story by David Tossell). An especially vivid and characteristic memory still stays […]

Scotland’s Woes Hard To Explain | Brian Glanville

Whilst England are flourishing, Scottish football has descended into bleak despair at the moment. Brian Glanville: Scotland’s Woes Hard To Explain Flourishing England, dismal Scotland. England‘s two consecutive five-goal displays throw Scotland’s disastrous collapse, 3-0 in Kazakhstan, into still bleaker relief. It was surely the worst display in the long and so often glorious traditions […]