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featurefootballa year ago

Belgian blueprint vs Portugal’s superstars; a game far more than just an average knockout clash

A mountain of expectation on a generation vs the mountain on expectation on a superstar? This is what defines football to its very core, especially modern football. A battle between individualism and superstardom or one for all and all for one, the elite team mentality.
Siddhant Lazar
featurefootballa year ago

An ode to Euro 2020’s Group of Death; Thank you for finally making our dreams come true

Let’s be honest, the last year has been crap. Sure, we haven’t had to endure a world war that devastated a world, a civil war that could potentially destroy a country or even a dictatorship like one the world has never seen before. But this is the modern world and thus we’ve had a modern issue.
Siddhant Lazar
featurefootballa year ago

Why your team will suck at the Euro 2020: Portugal and their dependence on Cristiano Ronaldo

Portugal has enjoyed some success on the international stage but they have yet to show that ability to do consistently well in order to be considered as greats. So why can’t Portugal deliver when it counts? Because they suck and won’t win anything and probably won't make it out of the group stages.
Praj
featurefootballa year ago

Why your team will suck at the Euro 2020: Italy and their so-called Renaissance

The Italians are back and after the mess that was the 2016 Euros and the terribleness that was their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign, there seems to be some semblance of a team now. A mix of the new and old, it’s their version of the renaissance and yet here is why the Azzurri suck.
Siddhant Lazar
featurefootball2 years ago

5 ISL signings that should have never taken place

The Indian Super League has been a favoured destination for many European and South American footballers since its inception back in 2014, with players like Marco Materazzi and Alessandro Del Piero gracing the league. In spite of high profile signings, there have been few that have backfired badly.
sounak mullick
featurefootball2 years ago

SportsCafe’s Greatest Team performances of the decade ft. Barcelona and AS Roma

The end of what might be football’s golden decade is upon us and what a decade of the greatest team sport it has been. The underdogs reigned supreme, from Inter Milan’s tactically sensational performance against Pep Guardiola, Netherlands and their revenge against Spain all the way to AS Roma.
Siddhant Lazar
featurefootball4 years ago

Top five Goalbaaz at the 2018 FIFA World Cup

Even though England were knocked out of the World Cup in the semi-finals, Harry Kane ended up taking the golden boot trophy “back home” with him. While it was the Englishman who won the coveted award, Antoine Griezmann and Kylian Mbappe took France to World Cup glory for a second time in history.
Pokerbaazi
featurefootball4 years ago

Unpopular Opinion | VAR is a complete waste of time

Man’s innate urge to attain perfection and control everything has brought both success and calamity and, more often than not, has distorted nature's rhythm. The same could be said about FIFA’s introduction of Video Assistant Referee (VAR), which has done more damage than good, in the World Cup.
Subhayan Dutta
featurefootball4 years ago

FIFA World Cup 2018 | How teams can advance to the knockout stages

Apart from the obvious qualification criteria of the two teams topping a group, FIFA has also put up as many as seven different parameters, which would help them decide who qualifies in case the points are the same. We look at how all the eligible teams can make it to the knockouts of the World Cup.
Subhayan Dutta
featurefootball5 years ago

10 football moments to remember in 2016

It’s been an action-filled 2016 for all football aficionados all across the globe with some memorable performances for fans to remember. We’ve witnessed some spectacular football all year round so here are the top 10 footballing moments of the year:
Tejas Sirohi