“Kosovo loves and lives for football, and you can feel the people’s pride wherever you go. We want to use that quality, composure and passion to make progress, but it won’t happen overnight.” Bernard Challandes’ call for caution after picking up back-to-back victories in his first two games in charge of the Kosovo national team […]Read More From Chaos to Playoffs: The Meteoric Rise of the Kosovo National Team.
For the duration of the 2018 World Cup we’ll be keeping a diary of all the happenings on and off the pitch, keeping abreast of the thunderbastards and the actual bastards, and casting our eye over the winners and losers at every stage. In Part One, we’re looking at the first four days of the […]Read More World Cup Diary Part One: Putin, Penalties and Partying Like a Russian.
Welcome to the second part of our World Cup 2018 Preview, if you haven’t read our summary of Groups A-D then what on earth are you doing here? In Part One we rubbished Russia’s chances of getting out of the group, dismissed Iran as no-hopers, and earmarked Denmark and Croatia as surprise fallers at the […]Read More World Cup 2018 Preview (Part Two)