Five times in the Bundesliga team of the season, voted the Bundesliga’s best player in 2011-12 and 2013-14, German Player of the Year in 2012, UEFA Champions League Team of the Season in 2013. Quite astonishingly, it took Marco Reus 27 years and 361 days to achieve his first major trophy. Borussia Dortmund’s 2-1 win […]Read More Marco Reus: Football’s Greatest Underachiever
Modern football and eccentric owners go together like Tony Pulis and white trainers, seems trendy at first but never quite feels comfortable. Nonetheless, a new type of ownership has recently emerged that is unlike any other, and it has been viciously disputed. On the 12th of May 2009, energy drink powerhouse Red Bull GMBH purchased […]Read More RB Leipzig – The rise of a franchise
In football, European competition is a rare but fantastic opportunity for any club. In 2016 all forms of it should be taken seriously. After the recent turn of events for English clubs, that we see year in year out, Chelsea and Spurs defeats in Europe leave English European hopes on the brink of failure once […]Read More Premature European exits, the English norm.