Monthly Archives: July 2014

Toni Kroos’ Sale: Everyone Wins

Toni Kroos’ Sale: Everyone Wins

The 30 million euro transfer of German midfielder Toni Kroos from Bayern Munich to Real Madrid has caused waves in the transfer market. Having just won the world cup, Kroos has decided to look for a┬ánew challenge with the current Champions League holder's, Real Madrid. Having just one year on…

Messi is still a Great

Argentina's 1-0 loss to Germany in the FIFA World Cup Final brought an end to Argentina's and Messi's hopes of winning the elusive title since Diego Maradona's side in 1986. The theme for Argentina was whether or not they can match that achievement, guided by the 4 Ballon D'Or winner…

Brittle Brazil: Madness at the Miniero

No doubt the most damaging defeat in Brazilian history, Germany's 7-1 victory over the hosts was at least on the same level as the Maracanazo, where Uruguay triumphed over the then host nation Brazil 2-1 in the final. For the second time running, the five time world champions were denied…

What does Diego Costa mean for Chelsea?

After months of widespread unofficial acceptance, Atletico Madrid's Diego Costa has officially joined Chelsea football club in a fee of around 32 million euros. He scored 35 goals in his last season with the La Liga side. Therefore, there is a reason to be highly optimistic if you're a Chelsea…