Cristiano Ronaldo has told his former team-mate Angel Di Maria that the number seven shirt at Manchester United comes with big responsibility. Di Maria sealed his move to Old Trafford from Real Madrid after weeks of speculation. And now it’s been confirmed the Argentinian will don the famous jersey, worn by Ronaldo himself during his […]


Johnny Manziel has accomplished a lot in his young career. He’s earned the moniker Johnny Football, was selected as a first round pick, has partied with LeBron James and has signed enough endorsement contracts to live off of before even playing a regular season game. Continue reading


The 2014 NFL season is almost upon us, so time to run down the possibilities and realistic expectations for all 32 teams starting here with Part 1, the AFC, and Part 2 (the NFC) to follow shortly. The AFC Title Contenders: New England, Denver, Indianapolis & San Diego The Patriots still have Brady and Belichick […]

Sondico at Old Trafford

Just about everyone and their granny seem to be having a good old go at Manchester United right now. It’s been a tough week for the Red Devils. A draw at Sunderland and a thrashing away to MK Dons in the Capital One Cup leaves Louis van Gaal without a competitive win as United boss. […]


It’s the news we were all expecting. Wayne Rooney is officially the new captain of England, taking over from Steven Gerrard who has retired from international football. Rooney has played 95 times for the national team and is considered by many to be by far the best player at Roy Hodgson‘s disposal. That said, as […]


We welcome Jeff Stelling, Chris Kamara and the rest of the Gillette Soccer Saturday team into our living rooms every weekend. It’s a ritual which goes without explanation or even much thought. It’s just what you do on Saturday. But for resident pundit and ex-Arsenal striker Charlie Nicholas, there’s a lot more to it than […]

Galatic Keegan

In the worlds of sport and betting, many of us ‘experts’ attempt to predict the future using our ‘superior’ knowledge. This would be the best and boldest shout of all time though. A Kevin Keegan Academy on another planet. By Steven Gyford – @Stevie_Gyf The aptly-named ‘Galactic Keegan’ tells the story of Keegan in 2019, where […]