Soccer is perhaps the most demanding of all sports.
With defenders clung around him, in a tense moment in a vital European game., he stopped dead; looked this way and that and fired a sumptuous finish with the outside of his boot past the goalie. This is not a description of Ronadinho’s goal against Chelsea in the Champions League but rather Daniel Sturridge’s underrated
Anyone who watched Chelsea’s laboured draw against Norwich City in the FA cup would have had a hard time reconciling the team that blazed through the Premier league last season to the one who could muster only one shot in target the whole game. You’d forgive that performance if it was littered with academy players
1. We’re witnessing one of premier league’s greatest teams on display. It’s been only 18 games played and there has been no trophies lifted yet, but with what we’ve seen so far, it’s only a matter of time. City will walk the league – it’s pretty much un-debatable – but in what fashion will they
1. Ederson deserves praise. The moment, last season, when the the momentum was shifted in Chelsea’s favour was not just when Kevin De Bruyne missed a sitter from two yards out, it was Bravo failing to stop savable shots from Willian and Diego Costa. Brought in to facilitate Pep’s passing from the back philosophy, he