Be the Judge

Be the Judge

‘Do not judge me.’ How many times have you heard that line being said? And how many of those instances have you been the recipient of the above? Infinite times. That’s probably everyone’s reply – and in truth, it is a very popular line. But you know what, it’s May and...
One for the Ages

One for the Ages

There’s no competition that I love quite as much as the UEFA Champions League. Maybe the only exception is the World Cup, but that’s more due to the fact that it comes after 4 years. After watching the Champions League for the last 17 years, I still bubble with...
Issa Wrap!

Issa Wrap!

Our London Bureau Chief (and basically any other city that’s not in your country) Syl Wekesa is back and this time he draws from his geo-political knowledge to shed some light into the shifts at the leadership of African football and the implications.  Among...
Weekend Wrap

Weekend Wrap

“…like I never left.” I know it has been a while and a long one for that matter, but for everyone’s sake can we just, I don’t know, forget about it and instead assume that mantra from Akon and the late Whitney Houston’s hit? Thank you. Onwards then. There was only...
Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW21

Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW21

Tottenham Hotspur v West Bromwich Albion Last Five Meetings: W1 D3 L1 Fabian Says: Spurs come into this contest as the very firm favourites having won each of their last 6 games in all competitions including ending Chelsea’s 13-match winning run. West Brom seemed to...
A Peak into Mou’s 2017

A Peak into Mou’s 2017

Happy New Year! First off, here’s our resident London Bureau Chief (recently temporarily relocated to Lome), Syl, with his rather too glass half full view of what 2017 holds in store for his beloved Manchester United. 2017, the year of optimism and expectation-...
Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW17

Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW17

Crystal Palace v Chelsea Last Five Meetings: W2 D0 L3 Fabian Says: At this point I’m really just pinning for a Chelsea loss, to be honest. There’s the small matter of Palace not really fancying these London derbies, but come on, Chelsea have just hit the perfect 10...
Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW16

Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW16

Bournemouth v Leicester City Last Five Meetings: W0 D3 L2 Fabian Says: Maybe I prematurely called Leicester’s banterous season meltdown. They responded by that fearless demolition of Man City over the weekend if just to serve a timely reminder that they still are the...
Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW15

Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW15

Watford v Everton Last Five Meetings: W0 D2 L3 Fabian Says: Watford’s indifferent season form shows no sign of abating, having won twice out of the last five, alternating between wins and losses, though last weekend they ignored the script and lost for the second time...
Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW13

Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW13

Burnley v Manchester City Last Five Meetings: W1 D2 L2 Fabian Says: Normally I’d preach caution about a team coming off a midweek Champions League away trip, but after the pasting Burnley got at the Hawthorns on Monday night, maybe it won’t be so hard for City. With...