Analysis: Cristiano Ronaldo vs Messi: Goals and Statistics

When it comes down to the question of the world's best footballer, two names are always top of everyone's list and they are Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. These charts compare how the Real Madrid and Barcelona strikers compare and...

Can Cristiano Ronaldo play beyond the age of 40?

Cristiano Ronaldo says he wants to play on beyond the age of 40 but what would he look like then? No, we're not talking age-recognition technology but his evolution as a player. Adam Bate examines the numbers to reveal...

Is Chinese Super League the emerging football powerhouse?

In the past two years, the Chinese Super League has experienced growth at an exponential rate. Its value has increased by 81%, which makes it the fastest growing football league in the world. Experts opine that if it continues to...

Broos: We have changed Cameroon’s football mentality

 Very few football observers expected Cameroon to shine at the CAF Africa Cup of Nations, currently taking place in Gabon, due to the numerous absences that the former continental champions have had to contend with. To make matters worse...

High Ranked Ten Defenders in NPFL

As part of our usual top ten list of individuals in the NPFL, today we shift to focus on the defenders in the league. There is a real shortage of genuinely world-class defenders in the Super Eagles team at...

Can Rosberg be a worthy F1 champion?

A lucky champion? An undeserved champion? Or a worthy champion? As Nico Rosberg prepares for match point in Brazil, where he can wrap up the 2016 drivers' title with victory, is it time to reconsider the German's candidature for Formula 1...

All LaLiga clubs summer transfers for 2017

The LaLiga transfer window closed a day after most other leagues, but it is now finally slammed shut and the division's 20 teams have completed their squads. Below is a list of all the transfers made at each club. In Burgui, Rubén...

Why Ivory Coast flopped at Africa Cup of Nations

Defending champions Ivory Coast fell to a shock group stage exit from the African Nations Cup when they lost 1-0 to Morocco on Tuesday night. Here are three reasons why they failed ... 1. An inexperienced team lacked leaders Whether or not...

Who wins NPFL N40m prize money, Enugu Rangers or Rivers Utd?

The new champions of this year’s Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) will take home N40 million (almost $100,000) prize money, according to the League Management Company (LMC).   Rangers International of Enugu and Rivers United of Port Harcourt are the two clubs in...

Zinedine Zidane: Real Madrid’s Tactical Mastermind

  With the second half about to start, Zinedine Zidane rushed down the Allianz Arena tunnel. He'd used every second of the interval, to the point where he was the last one out of the away dressing room. Real Madrid...