FOOTBALL IN THE EYE OF THE STORM: THE BEIRUT DERBY

In February 2017, thousands of passionate football fans in the Lebanese capital of Beirut strode towards the Tyre Stadium. In a country marred by political and religious tensions, football is a huge reprieve to the stressful lives of these football fanatics. However, this game they’re attending is no less of a clash of differing ideologies and dissimilar views. On this February day, there were a … Continue reading FOOTBALL IN THE EYE OF THE STORM: THE BEIRUT DERBY

CARLOS BIANCHI’S GOLDEN YEARS WITH BOCA JUNIORS

Carlos Bianchi is undoubtedly one of the greatest South American coaches of all time. The Buenos Aires native enjoyed a successful playing career in Argentina and France, before taking up the job on the touchline, enjoying significant domestic successes with Vélez Sarsfield, but it was the job later that solidified his status as one of the greatest ever. A tactical genius and a man that … Continue reading CARLOS BIANCHI’S GOLDEN YEARS WITH BOCA JUNIORS