Harry Who?

I have recently been studying for the CFA examination and a topic that I have particular disdain for is Ethics and Professional Standards. So before any CFA charter holder accepts a commission, gifts… Continue reading

Més que un club. More than a club.

  Some people have touted Barcelona as the best club in the world. Prior to the signing of David Villa and Javier Mascherano, It was said in various forums and discussions, “If FC… Continue reading

Respect to Redknapp

First of all, I would like to clarify that I am a die-hard Manchester United fan, and have been ever since I can remember watching football. The thing I love about them is… Continue reading

Fighting Spirit

September 14, 2010. Antonio Valencia goes down to an innocuous challenge in United’s game against Rangers in the Champions League, and stays down. He cannot continue, and has to be stretchered off. Later,… Continue reading

Football needs Sir Alex Ferguson

Cracking post by Henry Winter, one of football’s best and most respected journalists. Find the original post here. __________________ However abrasive Sir Alex Ferguson can be, football needs Manchester United manager’s qualities. Ferguson’s… Continue reading

United vs Arsenal: My Ratings

First things first: Congratulations to Manchester United on making it to the semi-finals of the world’s oldest cup competition, the FA Cup, for the 27th time. It was a good performance from a largely second-string side… Continue reading

Poor Robin got a red.

I love watching the UEFA Champions League. Why ? The best teams in Europe with some of the best players in the world play (and fight) to lift the coveted trophy which bears… Continue reading

Manchester United – Arsenal (2-0): The better team won

Going out of two competitions in a span of two weeks was miserable, and a good win at Old Trafford would have instilled some sort of faith. As we keep telling ourselves “Keep… Continue reading

It’s a LOT more than just a game.

(Repost from SB’s personal blog, December 2009.) Football – it elicits varying reactions from various people when it is mentioned. Some people are put off by the thought of a sport being taken as seriously… Continue reading

Oh, to be a Gooner!

DISCLAIMER: Everything written in this piece is based entirely on personal experience and observation, and is NOT a frivolous blanket statement. Most of all, there is no malice intended towards anyone. If, at… Continue reading