PREMIER LEAGUE MOST COMPETITIVE FOOTBALL LEAGUE IN THE WORLD

The 2020-21 Premier League campaign began with Arsenal’s 3-0 victory away to newly-promoted Fulham. In the Premier League, there are practically 6 top contenders to win the league. In 2019, Liverpool, Spurs, Arsenal, and Chelsea. For the first time in history, all four clubs in the top Euro finals were from the EPL. The 2020-21 Premier League season has been off to a flying start. The league is back with…

THE SUCCESS STORY OF CHELSEA FOOTBALL CLUB

Chelsea Football Club naturally comes to a football fan’s mind as a club filled with trophies and recent success. The club boasts a total of 5 Premier League titles second only to Manchester United. After its financial takeover in 2003 by Roman Abramovich, the club immediately went on to the next level winning trophies both domestically as well as Internationally. Chelsea Football Club is a football club that naturally comes…

WREXHAM FC A CLUB ON THE RISE

Wrexham won the inaugural Welsh Cup in 1877 and to this day are the most successful team in the competition’s history. The arrival of new owners – Hollywood actors Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney this week has catapulted the town in north Wales into the spotlight. Reynolds and McElhenney plan to inject £2m of non-redeemable shares into the club. Wrexham FC’s story has plenty of highs and lows, glory and…

La Liga: Ranking all 20 teams according to their squad values

It goes without saying that La Liga, which is the topmost division of the Spanish league system, is one of the most popular football league competitions in the world. Like almost all other top division leagues in Europe, La Liga also sees 20 different teams locking horns with each other on a home-and-away basis to contest for the title every single season. La Liga is also home to some of…

European Super League: What is it and is it a good idea?

The 16-team competition would be similar to the Champions League except UEFA would play no part in the European Super League. The format of the competition would favour some of the strongest, biggest clubs in European football. Of the 16 teams contesting the competition, 11 would be labelled as “core founding” clubs. It is claimed that a European Super League would usher in the end of the Champions League, the…

ASTON VILLA – A CLUB BACK ON THE RISE TO THE TOP?

In 2020-21 season, Aston Villa are sitting in 6th position in the league table after 8 match days level on points with Chelsea with 15 points to their tally. They put up their best-ever performance since the promotion, beating Liverpool 7-2 at home They went on to defeat UEFA Champions League runners Arsenal 3-0 away from home and also defeated high flying Leicester City 1-0. Aston Villa is a top-flight…

TOP YOUNG TALENTS IN THE PREMIER LEAGUE

The Premier League has been the stepping stone for some of the top talents over the years. From Strikers like Wayne Rooney to midfielders like Lampard, Scholes, Gerrard to defenders like Terry, Ferdinand, and more all started as young talents in the league. The Premier League has changed over the years and is now home to some of the biggest footballers on the planet. In spite of all superstars, the…

FIFA 21 vs PES 21: Which Is A Better Deal & Why

• This year, Konami is releasing a “Season Update” to PES, while EA Sports is launching a full game with FIFA 21, with new content including big updates to Manager career mode. • FIFA has Real Madrid and Aston Villa, while PES has exclusive rights to Juventus’ license and also the Barcelona license. FIFA also has exclusive rights to the Champions League and Europa. • PES 2021 is half the…

Project Big Picture explained: What it means to the Premier League, EFL and future of English football

• Project Big Picture is an action plan to radically overhaul the Premier League in an attempt to safeguard football clubs in the EFL. • The plan has been three years in the making with Liverpool and Manchester at the forefront. • A £350 million rescue package to EFL & Football Association, annual solidarity payments to EFL of 25% of Premier League revenue and a yearly infrastructure funding package of…

FOOTBALL THE GLOBAL SPORT

INTRODUCTION TO FOOTBALL Football or soccer is a team sport consisting of two teams of 11 players on each side, with each player trying to maneuver a football into the opposing team’s goal using any part of their bodies except their hands and arms. There are 10 outfield players with specific roles- defender, midfielders, strikers, and wingers. Apart from the 10 outfield players, all football teams must consist of 1…