BORUSSIA DORTMUND 3-2 BAYERN MUNICH Der Klassiker observations: Prior to the match, most previews from leading publications predicted a big win for Borussia Dortmund. This was clearly influenced by the hosts recent attacking displays and that they were leading the … Continue reading Der Klassiker: Leaders Borussia Dortmund come from behind in most thrilling club game of the season
It’s nearing close to a decade since I have been admiring current Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola. Studying his moves, mannerisms, values and etiquettes, trying to slim down like him (difficult for a foodie like me!) and keep that bald shiny look … Continue reading Pep Talk 1: My Guardiola Fascination
Jose Mourinho never misses an opportunity to take a jibe at Pep Guardiola, but the Spanish manager’s demeanour is what one can learn from. Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola have never had a good relationship Jose Mourinho never misses an … Continue reading Why Classy Pep Guardiola will always be counted above Jose Mourinho
Philipp Lahm has never won the most prestigous individual award in football The world’s highest paid coach (by some margin) Pep Guardiola remarked once – “Philipp Lahm is perhaps the most intelligent player I have ever trained in my career. He … Continue reading Philipp Lahm the most deserving Ballon D’Or winner
Haradona’s Saturday football night out, despite no EPL matches on offer – Part 1 WERDER BREMEN vs BAYERN MUNICH: My Saturday late night session started with a much needed nap post dinner till 11pm. I woke in nick of time … Continue reading THE JAPANESE DREAM
List of interesting incidents, missed amidst the snow and freeze! Owners Gesture, Bearers Torture: Liverpool’s new owners Tom and John decided to allow upto four kids to enter Anfield, free, with every adult paying ticket for last week’s dead rubber … Continue reading Maradona to the EPL
Use of the winter break to save electricity bills (switched off TV), sit by the fireplace, and ponder, over a cigar and vintage wine, whether football defences are getting weaker, all over the world. Arguably, its been a season where all pundits … Continue reading Are defences across World Football crumbling?