And at the age of 34, Drogba converted the winning penalty to give Chelsea their first Champions League trophy in 2012. Starsport’s T. AVINESHWARAN spoke to the legend during his recent meet-the-fans session at Sunway Pyramid.
THE English Premier League was back in action last weekend after the international break.
Starsport’s Aftar Singh sat down with the 64-year-old Dutchman to talk about the upcoming World Cup in Bhubaneswar, India.
Craig's Football Corner - By Craig WilkieENGLISH football bade farewell to two men last week: Wayne Rooney and Richard Scudamore.
I swear, fans and the Football Association need to grow up.
Sport thrives on competition, drama and uncertainty. The English Premier League markets itself around the world based on these qualities but it is in danger of losing its competitive spirit. The reason? The gap between the big clubs and the rest is getting wider.
BEFORE last weekend’s round of fixtures, Guardiola gave his assessment on the early part of the EPL (English Premier League) season. Speaking ahead of his side’s match at Tottenham, the Manchester City boss said there is a five-horse race for the Premier League title.
In an interview last week, Arsenal’s Alexandre Lacazettemade a provocative claim: “I miss Ligue 1’s atmosphere. In England, the fans are more spectators than supporters. There’s a better atmosphere in French stadiums.”
THE weather has been somewhat kind in Odense at this year’s Danisa Denmark Open.
Craig’s Football Corner by CRAIG WILKIEIT started with a simple question on Twitter: “Who’s the current ‘Juninho’ in the Premier League?” At least it seemed like a simple question at first. But as I thought about it, I struggled to come up with an answer that I was happy with.