GUEST WRITERS

Down Memory Lane – Orlando Pirates Football Club

The 1997/98 – It was the second season of the newly formed Premier Soccer League (PSL). Mamelodi Sundowns finished on top with 68 points scoring 48 goals and conceding 25 while runners up Kaizer Chiefs had 63 points scoring 52 goals and conceding 35 goals. Orlando Pirates, Cape Town Spurs and PSL Inaugural Champions Manning Rangers all finished up with ...

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The Under-Valued Sergio Aguero

Sergio Aguero has been up there as the best player in the Premier League since he arrived. Yet has never truly solidified his position as the leagues best. When Sergio Aguero joined Manchester City in 2011 they had truly made their intent on the footballing world official. When they signed Yaya Toure he was out of favour at Barcelona and it ...

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The Dramatic Fall of The Champions

As Leicester City look to take on Sevilla in the Champions League, the question is, what has happened to last seasons Champions of England? Could the fairytale really turn into a nightmare? It was only nine months ago that Leicester were being crowned Premier League champions. A truly spectacular and amazing feat for a club who could never have dreamed ...

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The differences between Guardiola and Conte

In the aftermath of Manchester City’s 4-2 loss to Leicester City on Saturday (10 December 2016), the knives have started to come out on Pep Guardiola. It was a shocking performance and criticism was fair. Yet to blame his philosophy and critique a team trying to play out from the back was perhaps a bit extreme. But it’s clear that Guardiola divides opinion; those ...

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