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Wayne Rooney – A Journey to Remember.

It seems like only yesterday when a 17-year-old Wayne Rooney burst on to the scene and scored a screamer against arsenal and ended their unbeaten 30 matches run and now the same Wayne Rooney aged 32 has just made his debut for MLS side DC United. How did this all happen?

The Beautiful Game – O Jogo Bonito

This article was first published on Cult Altered. Words by Mansi Kapoor.  It’s that time of the year, where we can forget about AI, Robots, Drones, and Walls! We witness the trials and tribulations of being human every day and across the world. The Beautiful Game indeed! The eerie silence when the two teams line

Portugal Scrape Through To Knockout Stages Despite Late Iran Charge

It was a dramatic finish to Group B, as Iran punched above their weight to almost sucker punch Portugal out of the World Cup late on. However, the Portuguese held on and did just enough to make it to the next round. Earlier Ricardo Quaresma had given Portugal the lead

Ronaldo strikes again to send Morocco out of the World Cup

It was a historic day at the Luzhniki stadium as Cristiano Ronaldo headed home a 4th minute Moutinho cross to become the all-time leading European International goalscorer overtaking Ferenc Puskás of Hungary. However, that goal was one of the rare moments in the match where the Portuguese actually threatened the

The Best Goals Scored in the 2018 World Cup so far

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The 2018 FIFA World Cup is off to a breathtaking start. We have witnessed Volleys, half-volleys, free-kicks, screamers, penalties own goals, VAR and some scintillating displays by teams. Fans from all around the world have been treated to a spectacle thus far and we hope that the entertainment continues. Here

Group B analysis: Battle of the Iberian cousins  

Group B consists of an exciting cocktail of power, pluck, passion, and experience. While Spain is an outright favourite to win the World Cup, the group consists of the ever-formidable Portugal, a well rounded Moroccan squad, and a spunky Iranian side. All the games in this group shall be a

The Final Showdown: Real Madrid vs Liverpool

“Two hours ago you all felt s***. Now hopefully you all feel better. This is just the start for us. We will play in many more finals.” Jürgen Klopp’s rallying cry may have fallen on the deaf ears of his crestfallen Liverpool squad the night of the Europa League final, but

5 World Cup Group Stage Matches to Look Forward To

The domestic campaigns around Europe are set to come to a close later this month, which means it’s officially time to start getting excited about the upcoming World Cup. The world’s biggest football tournament will go down in Russia starting in mid-June, and each of the 32 teams involved is

Is Ronaldo about to make a sensational summer switch to the Premier League?

As summer approaches and major divisions across Europe begin to wind down, newspaper columnists turn their attention to the upcoming transfer window. The rumor reel goes into overdrive, linking the hottest players with the biggest teams on planet football. French Ligue 1 champions PSG proved last year that money was no object

Jose Mourinho:The Devil is in the Detail.

Football, since its inception, has witnessed drastic changes. The primitive football where players had one job of running the length of the field, charging for the ball, was left ages ago. Continuing on Darwin’s Theory, the game changes, if not, then it is decided on the sheet itself. Formations tend

FIFPro Announce Nominees For 2017 FIFA World XI

    “FIFPro have announced the 55 nominees for the 2017 FIFA World XI. About 25 000 professional footballers from all over the world took part in the nomination process, and the players with the most votes were listed among the 55 nominees. The World XI, which will be announced during the FIFA awards

The Battle of the Boards : Real Madrid vs Barcelona

Featured image via GQ Real Madrid and Barcelona share a rivalry second to none. It’s true, of all the football rivalries hosted in the world nothing matches the intensity and the passion of an El Classico. These two teams are unique by way of their ownership. Their adoring fans, most

Wayne Rooney: The Roller-coaster Ride

From boy genius to pantomime villain to club Legend. The Wayne Rooney story. Wayne Rooney. Just saying the name unleashes a torrent of emotion in pundits and fans alike. Having carried the burden of all the hopes and expectations of the United and England faithful on his shoulders for so many

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