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Like London buses…

Like London buses…

🕔06:53, 15.Nov 2017

By Richard Piggford at Wembley Stadium © Satish Sekar (November 14th 2017) England played out their second goalless draw in under a week, against an almost full strength Brazil side. Before Friday night’s 0-0 draw with Germany, England had never

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100% Inspiration

100% Inspiration

🕔11:35, 6.Nov 2017

By Satish Sekar in Accra © September 27th 2017) Foul I was in a foul mood. I had arrived in Accra via the sobering Assin Fosu River two days earlier and had the privilege of meeting one of Ghana’s greatest

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Show of Solidarity

Show of Solidarity

🕔12:25, 5.Nov 2017

By Derek Miller © Derek Miller (October 19th 2017) On Bended Knee Taking a knee has become the favoured method to protest police brutality through sport in the USA. Now, it’s gone international. Hertha Berlin players and officials knelt in

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Danish Women’s National Football Team Risk World Cup Suspension

Danish Women’s National Football Team Risk World Cup Suspension

🕔11:51, 5.Nov 2017

By Derek Miller © Derek Miller (October 19th 2017) Dispute A longstanding pay dispute with the Danish women’s national team has forced the DBU, the country’s soccer federation to cancel this weekend’s World Cup qualifying match against Sweden. The DBU

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Alli Earns his Spurs in Humbling Champions Real Madrid

Alli Earns his Spurs in Humbling Champions Real Madrid

🕔20:44, 4.Nov 2017

By Satish Sekar at Wembley Stadium © Satish Sekar (November 1st 2017) Top Table “We now belong not only with the best in England, but in Europe”, Spurs coach Mauricio Pochettino said after watching his charges deservedly beat defending European

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Awards

Awards

🕔21:48, 3.Nov 2017

By Satish Sekar in London © Satish Sekar (October 23rd 2017) Unsurprising There were few surprises at the FIFA awards tonight. Real Madrid’s coach Zinédine Zidane beat the Italian challenge of Massimiliano Allegri and Antonio Conte, but that was expected.

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Cartagena Come from Behind to Take the Points

Cartagena Come from Behind to Take the Points

🕔21:21, 3.Nov 2017

By Satish Sekar at the Estadio Municiapal Cartagonova © Satish Sekar (October 15th 2017) Fine Margins The international break over – you wouldn’t notice in Segunda B División anyway – Cartagena must wonder what they had done to offend the

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Distractions

Distractions

🕔18:06, 1.Nov 2017

By Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (October 31st 2017) A Long Time A week is a long time in football. Zinédine Zidane was hailed by FIFA the best manager in the world at their awards. “It’s possible,” Zidane said, before

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Ireland Poop Wales’ Party

Ireland Poop Wales’ Party

🕔13:37, 1.Nov 2017

By Satish Sekar at the Cardiff City Stadium © Satish Sekar (October 9th 2017) Defying the Odds A packed Cardiff City Stadium provided a fantastic atmosphere with both sets of fans in full voice. Not even Wales’ talisman Gareth Bale

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Further Dark Tales from Kumasi

Further Dark Tales from Kumasi

🕔12:17, 1.Nov 2017

By Satish Sekar in Kumasi © Satish Sekar (September 28th 2017) For Keeps Twelve years after Abukari Gariba’s goals propelled Asante Kotoko to Africa’s summit the controversial keeper Joseph Carr was part of the second African Cup winning Kotoko team.

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