Football curiosities: The Story of The Yellow Card

Posted by on Aug 6, 2018 in Blog |

Chile vs Italy’s match in 1962, also known as “The Battle of Santiago”, is considered the nastiest match ever and it was refereed by Ken Aston.  Chile and Italy collided on the second group, and they clashed on the second date, by then, an Italian paper had made a note (a rough one, actually) putting down Chile as a country, on the Bologna’s newspaper “Il Resto del Carlino”.

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How Much Does a Football Referee Earns in Europe?

Posted by on Aug 2, 2018 in Blog |

One of the biggest questions football fans (all around the world) have is how much does a football referee earns in the European league? Well, a good salary indeed, technically and on paper, being or not a professional is kind of a big deal there.  In fact, we’re going to use Spain’s salary as a reference for the whole European block, this is the situation there.

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The Officials of Football

Posted by on Jun 29, 2018 in Blog |

The referees and linesmen are the officials who each week come under the scrutiny of the world press. In a game where the financial stakes are so high, the people who managers and players like to blame for poor results are often the officials of the game.

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England’s most famous players – part 2

Posted by on Jun 28, 2018 in Blog |

The most popular of players in any football team is the man who scores the most goals. The player who has scored most goals for England is Wayne Rooney who scored 53 goals from 118 appearances. Yet the player who has been widely regarded as the leading England striker over the years has been Gary Linekar.

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England’s most famous players

Posted by on Jun 6, 2018 in Blog |

The Football League has produced some world class players that have gone on to play for their country. Despite winning the World Cup in 1966 England had failed to win any other major tournament. It has often driven their supporters to despair seeing the national side fail to achieve success on the global scale.

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Top 6 Best English Football Players Competing in 2018 World Cup

Posted by on May 27, 2018 in Blog |

With the 2018 World Cup nearing, English fans are ecstatic that England has secured their spot in the upcoming tournament. Recently, England announced their final squad who will be competing in the 2018 FIFA World Cup, and there are 23 determined men ready to play their hearts out. There have been many World Cup predictions this year and it’s going to be up to these players to determine if England will be champions. Just who are these players, though? Here is a list of the six best and most talented English football players who will be competing in this year’s World Cup.

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