Aleksandr Kokorin – The Tough Choice Between Arsenal and Zenit

Russian fans celebrated when the Sbornaya (as Russia’s national team is often called) managed, with a 2-0 win over tiny Montenegro, to qualify for the European Championships that will take place in France next summer. In truth, however, Russia’s match against Montenegro will not be remembered as a football classic;  Russia was simply a pragmatic[…]

Theo Bongonda: Why Celta Vigo’s 19-year-old Attacking Starlet Is Such A Weapon For Eduardo Berizzo’s Side

Celta Vigo’s exciting attacking starlet, Theo Bongonda, who signed from Zulte Waregem in January, was made to wait patiently for his first La Liga start by manager Eduardo Berizzo. Despite making sporadic appearances for the club since his arrival, a starting debut had so far been something that eluded him. Bongonda completely understood it wasn’t[…]