Zlatan Ibrahimovic AC Milan Serie A God Wins Football Paradise
Zlatan: Against all Odds, God Wins. 

At 38 years old, with over 500 goals on his account, a devastating goal-scoring campaign in the MLS behind him, a recurring Achilles problem to ponder, and no football in over 3…

Ange Postecoglou Celtic FC Scottish Premiership
Ange Postecoglou: The Man Who’s Revived Celtic

Ange Postecoglou has reinvigorated Celtic football club in the 2021/22 campaign. The Greek-Australian manager was known to few supporters of the club when appointed. However, through the similarities he shares with Celtic’s…

Andre Kamperveen Suriname Netherlands Military Football Paradise
André Kamperveen: Suriname’s Tragic Legend

The small South American country of Suriname has a deep historical connection to the Netherlands and Dutch football. André Kamperveen was its first player to make that trip overseas, and his success…

Jesse Marsch Leeds United America England Premier League
From Soccer to Football: Jesse Marsch in Yorkshire

For years, cross-Atlantic sporting relations have revolved around the ‘Football’ vs ‘Soccer’ debate. Will Jesse Marsch’s appointment as Leeds United head coach spark the change in Brits’ perception of Americans? In a…

Hope Solo and Carli Lloyd USWNT teammates on podcast
What does it take to build a culture?

And what does one gain from tearing it down? Former USWNT teammates Carli Lloyd and Hope Solo chatted on a recent podcast, deriding the team culture as “toxic” despite opposite reports from…

Marcelino and Athletic Bilbao—rooted in their own ways, regardless of what ensues or preludes
Being Oneself: Marcelino and Athletic Bilbao

A look at the behavioural similarities between Athletic Bilbao’s traditions and Marcelino’s managerial career over the years. The Basque club has a unique identity, and the Asturian has a special place in Spanish football for working with the underdogs and bringing them back up.