Neymar vs Mbappe – the next great rivalry?

Rivalries exist throughout the game. In France, we have PSG v Marseille, Marseille v Lyon, and numerous other derby games. But what about rivalries between players? In Spain, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi seemed to spur each other on to new heights of greatness at their respective clubs. Well, imagine if they both played for…

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Le Weekend Qui Foot – Week 3: Struggles on the Riviera for Vieira

Week three saw another glut of goals in Ligue 1, but the most surprising result – and the biggest thumping – of the weekend saw Patrick Vieira’s Nice concede four goals at home to Dijon. That leaves les Aiglons without a win in their opening three games, and yet to score in front of their own…

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The five best goals of World Cup 2018

Over the course of the summer, we have been treated to arguably the best World Cup in history. There’s been highs, lows, drama and tears, but above all else, there has been goals. More dead ball goals than any tournament since 1966, and only one goalless draw — which caused everybody to exercise doubts over…

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