Sir Alex Ferguson: “The boy is walking now.”

De Gea has propelled himself to the pinnacle of goalkeeping; now sitting on a pedestal alongside the likes Lloris and Courtois and close to Neur.

In England, fans, pundits and players relish the verity foreigners find the style of play difficult, and there’s a peculiar fetish for newcomers struggling with physicality. Though, there’s also huge respect for the players who manage to adapt. In the… Continue Reading


The Curious Case of Manchester United

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The year is 1970, two Englishmen, John and Ben, are at a dusty pub, watching Pele lift the third World Cup. Frustrated at England’s performance, John passes a prophecy, “One day, there will be a White Pele, withpotential to be… Continue Reading