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Gaurav Krishnan
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Gaurav is a soccer writer at EssentiallySports and is a seasoned sports journalist with an impressive portfolio. Before joining the EssentiallySports team, he made significant contributions to platforms such as Caught Offside (UK) and Sportskeeda (IN). His experience in soccer journalism allows him to delve deeply into the nuances of the sport, uncovering the stories that make soccer more than just a game?a culture, a passion, a way of life. His writing is a blend of insightful analysis, engaging storytelling, and an unwavering dedication to the sport he loves. Whether he's reporting news, dissecting tactics, profiling legendary players, or capturing the essence of a thrilling matchday atmosphere, Gaurav's words have the power to transport readers to the heart of the action. A die-hard Chelsea fan since the Ranieri and Mourinho era, Gaurav has witnessed the London club's evolution through the past 20 seasons, from Roman Abramovich's takeover in 2003 through the highs and lows over the years. When he?s not writing for ES, he?s busy dissecting soccer games from tactics, to analysis & stats, which he brings to light with a dash of humor on X. As his bio on the platform suggests, he still believes that Luis Garcia?s ?phantom goal? didn?t cross the line.

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Why Did FIFA and France Football End Their Ballon d?Or Partnership That Lasted Just 6 Years? Revealed

The complete details behind FIFA and France Football's split in joint hosting the Ballon d'Or as the FIFA Ballon d'Or from 2010 to 2016

October 29, 2023

?My Worst Nightmare? – Retiring Christine Sinclair Admits Fear Over Facing Similar Treatment as Megan Rapinoe

Canadian Women's soccer team captain Christine Sinclair fears for a Megan Rapinoe-like situation when she retires from soccer.

October 28, 2023

Despite Karim Benzema?s Heroics, Al Ittihad Close to Sacking Nuno Espirito Santo as They Eye Mid-Season Replacement

Al Ittihad manger Nuno Espirito Santo could be on the verge of getting sacked by the club despite Karim Benzema's vital performances

October 27, 2023

?Can?t Justify Him Making It as a Finalist? ? Lionel Messi?s Nomination for MLS Newcomer of the Year Despite 6 Games Baffles USMNT Legend

The complete details behind FIFA and France Football's split in joint hosting the Ballon d'Or as the FIFA Ballon d'Or from 2010 to 2016

October 27, 2023

Prior to Playing at Cristiano Ronaldo’s Al Nassr’s Home Turf, Real Madrid Partners Up With Saudi Arabian Bank

Cristiano Ronaldo's former club Real Madrid is set to partner with a Saudi Arabian bank ahead of Al Nassr hosting the Spanish Super Cup.

October 26, 2023

?So Aggressive? ? Pep Guardiola Warns Erling Haaland and Co. About ?Tall and Physical? Opponents Before Manchester City?s Champions League Clash

The complete details behind FIFA and France Football's split in joint hosting the Ballon d'Or as the FIFA Ballon d'Or from 2010 to 2016

October 25, 2023

“Heart Attacks Since 1864” – After Rob McElhenney’s Birthday Gift, Ryan Reynolds Reacts to Wrexham’s Close Win Against Sutton United

Wrexham owner Ryan Reynolds makes hilarious comment on Instagram after Wrexham's 2-1 win over Sutton United in EFL League Two

October 25, 2023

?Go After the Big Names? – David Beckham Told to Pursue Superstars as Lionel Messi?s Potential Departure Adds to Inter Miami?s Woes

The complete details behind FIFA and France Football's split in joint hosting the Ballon d'Or as the FIFA Ballon d'Or from 2010 to 2016

October 21, 2023

?Soccer Has Been a Business for a Long Time? ? Neymar?s Stay With Brazil Exposed by Journalist With a Reality Check

The complete details behind FIFA and France Football's split in joint hosting the Ballon d'Or as the FIFA Ballon d'Or from 2010 to 2016

October 21, 2023

“RIP Legend”- Millions Join Manchester United to Mourn Tragic Passing of Last Remaining Survivor of Munich Disaster Sir Bobby Charlton at 86

Fans mourn the passing of Manchester United and England icon, Sir Bobby Charlton, a Busby Babe and the last survivor of the tragic Munich Disaster.

October 21, 2023

Despite Boasting $179 Million, Kylian Mbappe?s Staggering Net Worth Looks Humble Before Italian Horse Racer?s Career Earnings

The complete details behind FIFA and France Football's split in joint hosting the Ballon d'Or as the FIFA Ballon d'Or from 2010 to 2016

October 21, 2023

?David Beckham Was Robbed of That Ballon d?Or? ? Inter Miami Owner?s 24YO Heartbreak With Manchester United Laid Bare

The complete details behind FIFA and France Football's split in joint hosting the Ballon d'Or as the FIFA Ballon d'Or from 2010 to 2016

October 21, 2023

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