Pep Talk 6: Can Guardiolismo tame ‘rich West Brom’ at the Manchester Derby?

The Manchester Derby (read: Pep Guardiola vs Jose Mourinho showdown) will be nothing less than a Justice League or Thor Ragnarok blockbuster. Entire English Premier League ecosystem is looking up to this game. If Sane and co triumph, it will turn the … Continue reading Pep Talk 6: Can Guardiolismo tame ‘rich West Brom’ at the Manchester Derby?

Movie Review: Tumhari Sulu is tribute to the Spirit of a Housewife

Bollywood 2017 will be remembered as the year it matured from candy-floss chick-flicks to ‘slice-of-life’ comic scripts. Tumhari Sulu belongs to the same (refreshing) genre as Hindi Medium, Bareilly Ki Barfi, Shubh Mangal Saavdhan & Qarib Qarib Singlle. Each of … Continue reading Movie Review: Tumhari Sulu is tribute to the Spirit of a Housewife

Pep Talk 4: Debunking the ManCity refereeing favours myth – Balance Sheet 2017-18

It happens to all great sides and managers. Sir Alex Ferguson was often accused of bullying referees and launching the ‘Fergie time’ at will; Vicente Del Bosque’s (and even Zinedine Zidane’s) Real Madrid have been accused of getting favours; and Pep Guardiola’s  … Continue reading Pep Talk 4: Debunking the ManCity refereeing favours myth – Balance Sheet 2017-18

Movie Review: Secret Superstar – There’s a dream behind every Burqa

Each of the last three decades has given dull academic students a new career. The 90s saw the advent of ‘reality television stars’, the 2000s popularised the ‘startups’ concept and the last decade gave us the ‘internet sensation’ option. So … Continue reading Movie Review: Secret Superstar – There’s a dream behind every Burqa

Pep Talk 3: Napoli’s form & Guardiola’s shock record make ManCity underdogs at Naples

Manchester City’s record-matching start to their 2017/18 Premier League campaign has just been bettered! The 28 points garnered off 10 games – a record set by Chelsea in 2005/6, emulated by Manchester City before in 2011/12 – had been matched … Continue reading Pep Talk 3: Napoli’s form & Guardiola’s shock record make ManCity underdogs at Naples