The new conditions of our era require professional sports to be played behind closed doors. After all, is the home team advantage affected? Let’s find out. After the first two weeks of Bundesliga after the restart, the conclusion is that the strength of the home team has minimised. In the first 18 games, the hosts […]
传奇sfRB Leipzig’s fourth season in the Bundesliga seems to be their best so far. They are to the top, but why are they the most hated team in Germany?
The UK Gambling Commission has confirmed that the use of credit cards for betting online will be prohibited from April 14th.
传奇sfAn in-depth (team-by-team) analysis & predictions for this year’s Sweden’s Allsvenskan league by our editor, Sweem.
We have prepared an overall look at all 32 teams that will participate in the 2018 season. Roster changes, positive & negative sides of the teams and overall expectations for all the teams are following.
Overview of the French Open 2018. Roland-Garros is the second of four annual Grand Slam tournaments. Let’s take a look at the biggest favourites, players’ form, and possible dark horses. In the 122nd edition of the French Open, there is no doubt that Rafael Nadal is the man to defeat. This is probably the most physically demanding tennis tournament of the season.
传奇sfIndustry leaders Bet365 introduced this January a new betting feature. Bet Builder. Their latest feature might not be a game-changer in the industry. But it’s raising interest and adding excitement to their customers. It’s evident that “request a bet” market became popular in previous years. Bet365 is the first bookmaker that automates this market. At least as much as possible for now. Let’s take a closer look at what this exclusive feature brings to their customers.
传奇sfOverview for every team in the World Cup 2018. Who they are, how they qualified, situations in the teams and a “what to watch out for” section per team.
The quarterfinals of the World Cup between Hungary and Brazil on 27 June 1954 at “Wankdorf Stadium” of Bern (Switzerland) was crucial not only for the show but for its ferocity on and off the pitch. Within the game, the team of Hungary dominated. Although, Brazil was strong but succumbed to the superiority of Magyars, […]
Jürgen Klopp prepares his team, Borussia Dortmund, for the grand final of Champions League this Saturday against Bayern. The 45 years old technician, impressed the fans across Europe with his work in Dortmund in recent years. However, beyond his training virtues, he is also an exceptional man. The surprise he reserved for his players when […]
传奇sfThe yellow and red card are now intricate parts of a football game. The small, rectangular pieces of paper that are in the pocket of the referee have judged competitions, have earned degrees, careers and are regularly discussed. How those two coloured cards came into our lives?
传奇sfHaving won the derby against Genoa and Bologna at home, Sampdoria entered Artemio Franchi to fight for victory against Fiorentina. Nenad Krsticic scored in 48′ (1-1). At first, he celebrated as usual. Then, his eyes shed tears as he had done four years ago when he heard that he has only 48 hours left for […]
There are finals in football where titles have been judged in extra times, penalties or courthouses. Valentin Ceausescu had a different point of view, after a crucial goal that got disallowed from a referee in the 1988 final between Steaua and Dinamo. The eldest son (rumours wanted him to be illegitimate) of the infamous Nicolae […]
If you ask your friends if they know Pridnestrovie, 9/10 of them would likely respond negatively. Conversely, if you ask ten football fans about Sheriff Tiraspol, most of them would answer ‘yes’. The team may be involved with Moldova, but belongs to Pridnestrovie (known as Transnistria). Confused?
传奇sfThe matches of Livorno against Verona are always unique, mainly because of political beliefs with which the Ultra groups of the two teams connected. In Saturday’s game (20/10), Verona fans exceeded the limits and values that required to recognize by all fans movements. “Verona deserves punishment for life; there is nothing else to add.” Livorno […]
传奇sfSeeking the nationality of a player, the first thing anyone looks is the place of his birth. Sometimes it happens to differ from his citizenship and may have chosen the nationality of his parents or some other. Sometimes, however, things are more complicated. For example, in the case of Rio-Antonio Mavuba, his passport writes birthplace: […]
On 20 September 2004, the football community mourns the loss of a great coach, and especially a man, Brian Clough. Ingenious, dynamic, outspoken, unconventional, yet stubborn (nicknamed Big Head), the British manager is one of the most charismatic figures who ever appeared in English football. Brian Clough was the creator of Derby County in the […]
传奇sfHis appearances of the season 2009/10 with Crystal Palace in Championship, attracted the eyes of many teams of the Premier League. Finally, in the summer of 2010, Wigan Athletic got his signature, and he managed to make an extra step in his career. Two years was enough to sign a transfer this year at Chelsea. […]
As much imagination you can have in your mind, you can’t think an image of tired women from hard work, to play football to find solace in a soccer match. It can be strange, but this is the reality in the long-distance Andean communities in Peru. In these communities, where low-income families survive by cultivating, […]