GW 27 FPL Preview

GW 27 FPL Preview

GW 27 FPL Preview One of the gameweeks that requires either quality on the bench or an unused wildcard is upon us. Two fixtures less and not just any two; Chelsea and Spurs offer managers a fair share of the maximum number of players one can select from a single team....
THE CHARM OF THE O2 JERSEY

THE CHARM OF THE O2 JERSEY

A couple of days ago, a follower of mine on Twitter changed his avatar- it’s avi, for you ass kissing newbies out there- and replaced it with… drum-rolls… himself in an Arsenal jersey. I know, I know; it screams gay. I just couldn’t resist though. Because it...
Fantasy Musings: GW26

Fantasy Musings: GW26

Well, it’s been an awful long time since I last filled you in on the fantasy goings on of the mighty Calciopoli (my Fantasy Premier League team). First of all you have to understand that things were so dire for Calciopoli at the beginning of the season that the...
THE DISUNITED WAY?

THE DISUNITED WAY?

The Sir Matt Busby way. Play like Fergie’s boys. Is there an Aloysius Paulus Maria way? Louis arrived with a cloak of invincibility and his reputation snug in the cocoon that the English media had woven for it, the English media needed a throne to bow to and the...
Premier League: Week 26 Wrap

Premier League: Week 26 Wrap

The English Premier League’s game week 26 was a Syrian battlefield of sorts. From Nemanja Matic to Joey Barton, it was not short of drama. There were unlikely victories, losses and draws, and that’s how really, everyone would want it. Here’s how it went...
Ode to our Game.

Ode to our Game.

Yesterday, amid all the hullabaloo, the 2015 season of the Kenya Premier League kicked off at various grounds in the country. For me, that fact is priceless. Yes, do not take it for granted that our domestic league evaded the clutches of the republic’s dark forces of...
On the Spot

On the Spot

The other day at the site’s social interactive platform…yeah, I just said that. Alright, on the site’s WhatsApp group, there was a discussion about a hypothetical technicality during post match penalties. It elicited quite considerably varied responses and to be...
Unseen, but Reverberating

Unseen, but Reverberating

“…England trail by two goals to one. (David) Beckham could raise the roof here with a goal. (Beckham scores from the free kick). I don’t believe it! David Beckham scores the goal to take England all the way to the World Cup finals! Give that man a knighthood!”...