It has been a World Cup of firsts – both on and off the field. Television networks worldwide are broadcasting the tournament with a virtual reality option, Germany are relying on artificial computerised intelligence for real-time statistics to be passed down to Joachim Low, the Video Assistant Referee is in
And just when it all seemed to be going so well; Jules Rimmet gleaming, 52 years of hurt subsiding all in one thrust of Harry Kane's neck muscles, three lions roaring on the shirts, it was on its way home.
Ever since a photograph of England's possible starting line-up for Sunday's
Seven days ago, it was all going a bit too well. There was no looming media presence surrounding the England national football team demanding that they win the World Cup.
We had even skirted around the minefield of the country’s 24-year-old captain claiming they could win in Russia - everything was
Diogo Portela is a trailblazer. Based in Barnes after growing up in Rio de Janeiro as an aspiring footballer, he became the first Brazilian to reach the PDC World Darts Championship when he took on Peter Wright at Alexandra Palace last December. He lost but impressed those who watched him
The past few days have brought us new developments in which VAR concerns: La Liga have confirmed the introduction of VAR next season and the technology was approved by the International Football Association Board - the organization that regulates the football laws. As a consequence, there is a high probability of
Tottenham supporters will surely have fond memories of Garth Crooks as he helped them secure back-to-back FA Cup success in the eighties, which also included an equalising goal in the 3-2 victory over Manchester City in the 1981 final.
Crooks was also part of the Spurs squad who lifted the 1984
With the draw for the group stages of the 2018 FIFA World Cup taking place on Friday, and Saturday 2nd December being the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, World Cup 2022 being held in Qatar, has been brought back into the public's gaze.
The highly publicised investigations of corruption