FA Cup 2018/19

The first week in January is not necessarily a time most people look forward to. There are usually a million Christmas Bills, the tree has to be taken down, so do the decorations, and then of course there are the challenges, such as staying dry, or going vegan, even though the latter has been helped… Read More FA Cup 2018/19

Champions League 2018/19

It’s six months until Britain leaves the European Union, but thankfully the word Europe will have two meanings as the Champions League’s return provides us with a welcome distraction from matters of politicking.   It is said that the Germans and French dominate the European Union, but the Spanish have dominated the Champions League with… Read More Champions League 2018/19

Serie A 2018/19

Title: Juventus appeal to be miles clear of the field in their bid for an eighth straight Scudetto and the singing of Cristiano Ronaldo confirms that they are now focusing on the Champions League. So superior are they, however, that they should have enough no matter where they focus their resources.   Top 4, Top… Read More Serie A 2018/19

Ligue 1 2018/19

Bonjour! I hate my own fingers now, so this is a quick and dirty guide to Ligue 1.   Winner: PSG. You didn’t need anyone to tell you that.   Betting Without PSG: Lyon won nine of their last 10 matches once out of the Europa League and have kept Tanguy N’Dombélé, Lucas Tousart and… Read More Ligue 1 2018/19

World Cup 2018

You can see it in the TV ads. Hear it on every radio bulletin. It has already begun to dominate your social media feeds and now the sweepstakes are coming. Yes, the World Cup is here once again and after months of anticipation, we finally have kick off for the real thing. Talk of famous… Read More World Cup 2018

Champions League 2017/18: Roma v Liverpool (Semi-Final, 2nd Leg)

We’ve been here before, haven’t we? Roma need a 3-0 win, the perfect game. Liverpool need just one goal. The prize? A spot in the Champions League final.   Following epic quarter-final victories against Barcelona and Manchester City respectively, the two met in an epic first leg last week that really ought to have ended… Read More Champions League 2017/18: Roma v Liverpool (Semi-Final, 2nd Leg)