Betting and the club you support

Betting and the club you support

In a recent TDO group chat, one of our members strongly declared that he’d never bet on the team he supports, ever. The said club is in the English top flight, doing rather well, with several decent wins-most of them emphatic, on the back of good performances, with a...
Sue Speak – GW2 Preview

Sue Speak – GW2 Preview

The horror that was GW1 is finally behind us (read me). It was a poor showing from Beckham!, with only 40 points. However, I’m hoping for a better GW2. PS: This week’s deadline is today (Friday) at 9PM, due to Manchester United’s home fixture against Southampton at...
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...
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 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...
Kenya v Cape Verde – Preview

Kenya v Cape Verde – Preview

The leagues may be on a break, but football never ends. Our very own, Kevin Gor here dissects our national team’s preparedness (or lack) for the massive assignment that awaits in the name of Cape Verde. Suffice to say he issues an impassioned clarion call for...

Fabian and Fridah’s Picks – MW11

Chelsea v Liverpool Last Five Meetings: W3 D2 L0 Fabian Says: Can’t Liverpool just turn up like one of Jurgen Klopp’s BVB teams of old and run riot over Chelsea just so we can see how much patience Roman Abramovich still has left in him? Then again, you can never rely...

Fabian and Fridah’s Picks – MW10

Aston Villa v Swansea Last Five Meetings: W0 D2 L3 Fabian Says: The hosts did put up a spirited showing at Chelsea last weekend but still fell short. To say they urgently need picking up is an understatement. The Swans too had nothing to smile about, losing at home to...

Slaying the Giant – Arsenal v Bayern Munich

So, as we count down hours to the big Champions League tie between Arsenal and Bayern Munich tonight at the Emirates, our correspondent Fridah with a template bearing ten pointers that Arsene Wenger and his boys have to implement if they are to beat the Pep...