Euros 2016 Fantasy – Antoine Griezmann

Euros 2016 Fantasy – Antoine Griezmann

The finals are here!! Tonight: a ball will be kicked! It would be unfair, unbecoming for this gargantuan finale to be reduced to a showdown between personalities, two individuals in the persons of Christiano Ronaldo and Antoine Griezmann. Yet again, this will be about...
Euros 2016 Fantasy – Semi Finals

Euros 2016 Fantasy – Semi Finals

Matchday 6 is upon us, with each fantasy team allowed up to 6 players from any one of the 4 semi-finalists and 6 free transfers – which could be traded up for the option to deploy your wildcard. Sue and I are of the same mind as to: Portugal v Wales We can’t get...
Euro 2016 Fantasy- England Fans Look Away

Euro 2016 Fantasy- England Fans Look Away

From the Eight teams remnant in a football cup competition sans notably England (we told you so) and Spain, here are the ones to pick:   Portugal Christiano Ronaldo the man to take the Portuguese to the next round, whether they like it or not! Unlike, a certain...
EURO 2016 FANTASY – NOTES

EURO 2016 FANTASY – NOTES

Match day 3 marks final round of group matches, with the winners and runners-up from each group automatically qualifying to the next round, together with the best four third placed teams.   The Qualified France, Spain and Italy lead their respective groups after...
Euro Fantasy – What The…?

Euro Fantasy – What The…?

Everything is proceeding as I have foreseen it. –Sheev Palpatine aka Darth Sidious-   Fixtures: Russia v  Slovakia Romania v Switzerland France v Albania   England v Wales Ukraine v Northern Ireland Germany v Poland   Italy v Sweden Czech...
EURO IN FOCUS- España

EURO IN FOCUS- España

Deryl ‘Janmaat‘ Aduda takes us through the glorious footballing nation of Spain:   Winners of three of the last four major tournaments and the defending champions of Europe kick off their campaign today against the Czech Republic. After being banished...
Euro 2016- The Lessers

Euro 2016- The Lessers

Albania v Switzerland Albania came into the game the second lowest ranked team in the competition (only above Northern Ireland). Making it to these finals, a fete in itself; with victory at the end of their opener versus the Swiss as unlikely as Harry Kane at the end...
Euro 2016- Bienvenue à France!

Euro 2016- Bienvenue à France!

1 Stade de France, 10th June 2016- the European Championship Finals was finally underway with an underwhelming opening ceremony only serving to delay what would be an opulent footballing bonanza! The David Guetta show did nothing else but stave the anxiety and  starve...