Firing of Hughes and Di Matteo Proves Urgency and Change Are Favoured Over Patience and Loyalty
With the high profile sackings of both Chelsea and QPR managers we are further reminded of the lack of patience at the highest levels of club football in the modern era. More than ever, football is a results business where what you’ve done last year, and even last month is completely forgotten by club ownership. There is simply too much at stake and thus there is precious little room for patience. This is evident in the cases of Roberto Di Matteo and Mark Hughes whom were both fired last week in completely different football environments.United Is On First Place Since Chelsea Restrained City
On Saturday the Rangers travelled north to face the Red Devils at the Old Trafford, where as expected the hosts win, and not so much that they had to bear a goal from the visitors. At 51 minutes of the match, QPR opened the scoreboard with a close range shot from Jamie Mackie, not too elaborated, still as exciting for the Londoners as if it would’ve, for it raised hopes of a first triumph for the club. Because until now the Rangers have only reach 4 ties and suffered 9 fatal defeats, which have put them on the bottom of the table, in urgent need of a miracle to leave the relegation…On Being a Fan – Why I Love West Bromwich Albion
I don’t really remember when I first became aware of football as a kid. It was just always there.Kagawa: Continuing The Manchester Tradition Of Glory
Since his 17-million pound transfer deal from Borussia Dortmund last June, Shinji Kagawa has made an incredibly impressive start at the Old Trafford. From being the Player of the Month in August and showing his full array of arsenals during the pre-season friendlies, Kagawa is surely primed to keep his level of play up throughout the entire Premier League season.Top Five Spanish Coaches According to Football Fans’ Voting
Article depicts facts and achievements of the best five football managers according to the international supporters’ opinion. Managers were ranked by the number of fans’ voices on the international public football rankings website.The Benefits of Soccer for Children
Soccer is one of the best team sports that a child can take up. It has many benefits, both physically and mentally, and will teach your child valuable skills that they will take forward in life. Find out more about the benefits of soccer for children.What Are the Soccer Training Elements That When Combined Makeup the Coaching Cycle?
The coaching cycle is a phrase that when broken down to its core can be defined as the identification of techniques and tactics that are to be taught during a youth soccer practice, along with conditioning. The goal of course is to improve player and team performance during a game.How to Be a Good Soccer Player
Soccer players will see what it really takes to be a good soccer player. They will also see the hardships of a real and dedicated soccer player.Football’s Racism Crisis and Your Responsibility
Last week the chairman of “Kick it Out,” Lord Herman Ouseley resigned from the Football Association (FA). This is despite guaranties of action on the basis of the FA 92-point Football Inclusion and Anti-Discrimination Action Plan. So, what’s the problem and how are we all involved?Want to See a Top Goalscorer in Action? Watch Falcao!
There is nothing like seeing a good goalscorer in action. Some popular goalscorers currently making headlines include Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. But there is another name that needs to be mentioned with those two and his name Falcao.