X
Follow It's Round and It's White on Facebook
New posts have just been added
France
Journeyman striker Andy Delort finally on track?
12:00 Thursday 22nd August 2019

Not many footballers turn down a move to one of Europe’s top clubs when they are 17, but that’s what Andy Delort did. As an ambitious and impressionable teenager, the French-Algerian was linked with the likes of Bordeaux and Borussia…

Transfers
Who is West Ham United's new record signing Issa Diop?
17:00 Sunday 24th June 2018

You could excuse the collective surprise when West Ham United announced the signing of Issa Diop on Tuesday. After all, the talented centre-back was highly coveted, having been linked with numerous European clubs. So why choose the Hammers?…

Opinion
Neymar's effect across Ligue 1
13:00 Saturday 26th August 2017

Paris Saint-Germain's resolve to smash the world's record fee for Neymar obviously didn't go down well across the globe. But the Brazilian maestro appears to be justifying every penny splashed on him after two games played so far, with exquisite…

France
Pressure on AS Monaco for Ligue 1 opener vs Toulouse
17:00 Thursday 3rd August 2017

AS Monaco welcome Toulouse to the Stade Louis II for its Ligue 1 season debut on Friday but a home win is far from a forgone conclusion. Leonardo Jardim's side have endured a woeful pre-season dominated by media speculation over their star…

Opinion
Football's Bad Days: A Reminder Of Past Incidents
11:30 Friday 24th February 2017

In football, all too often it can be a really bad day for a team, a player, a manager or all three at once. Losing a game is one thing and it's difficult to swallow but how about those days where there's absolutely nothing you can do about…

Opinion
Olympique Misery de Marseille
17:00 Wednesday 10th August 2016

A season to forget, a time that doesn't sit well and the hope that things will improve. It's quite unsettling when a football club of Olympique de Marseille's stature endure a season like last seasons. The nine-time French champions avoided…

Football
Gazélec Ajaccio 0-4 Lyon
07:13 Thursday 12th April 2012

Lyon has booked its second final of the season after brushing aside 10 men Gazélec Ajaccio 4-0 in the Coupe de France at the Stade Ange Casanova.With the score still 0-0, the home side had Anthony Colinet sent off for a dangerous tackle on…

Football
Lyon - "Les Gones" Showing Bottle.
21:07 Wednesday 28th March 2012

It was three weeks ago that Lyon's season was left in tatters. Being knocked out of the Champions League to Apoel Nicosia after holding a first leg lead was highly damaging for Rémi Garde and his team.This result also came on a run that saw…