This past week I had the fantastic opportunity of getting an interview with former USSR & Spartak Moscow forward and two-time Russian Football Union (RFU) president Nikita Pavlovich Simonyan. Mr. Simonyan was active as a player in the late 1940s … Continue reading Exclusive: Interview with Russian Football Union VP Nikita Pavlovich Simonyan
Another thrilling edition of the Italian top flight has concluded this weekend, with a flurry of goals across the board capping the season off with a bang. For the fourth consecutive time Juventus are Italian champions, with perennial second-placers AS … Continue reading 2014/15 Serie A Team of the Season
Earlier today, the KNVB docked Eredivisie side FC Twente three points for failing to meet its financial recovery targets. This is the second time this season the club have had to pay a three point penalty for monetary issues, and … Continue reading Are FC Twente’s Financial Problems a Fire Sale in the Making?
This weekend marked the start of a new season for Latvia’s premier club football competition. After a long offseason, eight teams came back to form the group that would vie for the Virsliga title from now until November. Current champions … Continue reading Virsliga Round 1 Wrap up
Latvia. A country of under two million people, it is not surprising that the central of the three Baltic states has failed to produce many high quality footballers. This, however, has the potential to change in the next few years. Latvia’s highest league, … Continue reading The Four Most Promising Latvian Youth Prospects