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Antoine Griezmann on the brink of greatness

For France, and Antoine Griezmann in particular, the final of Euro 2016 against Portugal is representative of so much more than football. Griezmann, by far and away the top scorer in the tournament, takes centre stage on a night...

Real Madrid win ‘La Undecima’ : Best Twitter reactions

Real Madrid defeated city rivals Atletico Madrid 5-3 on penalties after 120 minutes of a nerve-wrecking UEFA Champions League final in Milan on Saturday night.Real Madrid draw first blood as their captain Sergio Ramos scored in the 15th minute...

The Preview : UEFA Champions League Final 2016

The final for the most prestigious trophy in club football is all set to take off this Saturday at the picturesque Stadio San Siro in Milan, Italy. Exemplifying the recent Spanish domination in European club football, Real Madrid will...

Atletico and Real’s progress since 2014

For the second time in the last three years, Real Madrid will take on city rivals Atletico Madrid in the UEFA Champions League final. Atletico had nearly won the duel in 2014 but collapsed towards the end, allowing Real...

Top 5 Young Managers in World Football

"Football managers are like a parachutist. At times, it doesn't open. Here, it is an umbrella. You understand, Mary Poppins".-Claudio RanieriManaging is an interesting task. A difficult one too, if one doesn't know what he/she is doing. It requires...

The Latest in the Assembly Line of Atletico’s Striker Factory: Antoine Griezmann

Fernando Torres, Sergio Aguero, Diego Forlan, Falcao, Diego Costa. A striker emerges in Atletico Madrid, becomes a star and then leaves the club only for them to find an immediate replacement - this is starting to  become a trend...

Atletico vs Bayern : The Analysis

The first leg of the second match in the 2016 edition of the UEFA Champions League semi-finals will see FC Bayern Munich take on Atletico Madrid at the Vicente Calderon tonight. Going into this match, the confidence levels in...

Should Torres and Carroll be called up for Euro 2016?

When Liverpool signed Andy Carroll as a replacement for the outgoing Fernando Torres on the last day of the winter transfer window of the 2010-11 season, both of these strikers, especially Torres, were a force to reckon with in...