METALURH ZAPORIZHYA BANKRUPTCY HIGHLIGHTS INSTABILITY OF THE UKRAINIAN PREMIER LEAGUE

The conflict in the Donbass, and the resulting financial uncertainty in Ukraine continue to have an affect on the nation’s Ukrainian Premier League. On September 8 the Russian language sports page championat.ru reported that Metalurh Zaporizhya might be compelled to cease operations, because of financial problems. Zaporizhya currently stand in last place in the Ukrainian[…]

THE REGENERATION OF LIGUE 1

Champions League fanatics will remember the times when Olympique Lyonnais became a main stay of the latter stages of the knockout rounds. A team filled with household names, a young Karim Benzema introducing himself to the world, Lisandro Lopez turning in performances that would endear him to Lyon fans forever and finally the mercurial Juninho[…]