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International
Will the Netherlands continue to falter post-Wesley Sneijder?
17:00 Thursday 13th September 2018

Like most other national teams, the Netherlands has had its fair share of good and bad. The bad times, though, have refused to go away in recent times. With the retirement of Wesley Sneijder, a long-standing bright light for the Dutch, will…

Opinion
Who makes Jose Mourinho's all-time Greatest Team?
15:30 Wednesday 29th November 2017

His Manchester United side may be off the pace this season, but Jose Mourinho is still a formidable manager. Throughout his illustrious career, he has won trophies galore with Porto, Chelsea, Inter Milan, Real Madrid and most recently…

Premier League
Ten-tative Manchester United
12:30 Monday 27th November 2017

Of late, I’ve been fixated on Manchester United’s need for a playmaker in a more advanced position. I thought that, in the right circumstances, Juan Mata could assume the role. That didn’t work. Now it appears Zlatan Ibrahimovic…

Opinion
Galatasaray assuming control in the Turkish Super League
12:00 Monday 16th October 2017

Eight games into the Turkish Super League season, it should be no surprise seeing a side like Galatasaray leading the line.The Istanbul side have assumed control as the Super Lig takes shape. Being 20-time Turkish champion has earned the club…

France
Did OGC Nice sign Wesley Sneijder to make nice with Mario Balotelli?
10:00 Sunday 13th August 2017

OGC Nice finished third in Ligue 1 in 2016-17. Mario Balotelli did some good work but had his moods. Enter Wesley Sneijder. Strictly from a neutral fan's perspective, Mario Balotelli has two interesting qualities. First, when engaged, he is…

Spain
James Rodriguez: Out of the frying pan, into the fire?
17:30 Wednesday 12th July 2017

Elite players aren't often loaned out. World Cup Golden Boots are rarely told their club has better options. Welcome to James Rodriguez's world. That is exactly the message the Colombian international has been hearing for the past 18 months…

Opinion
Who Could Los Angeles FC Sign This Summer?
13:00 Sunday 9th July 2017

Four years on from the announcement that Los Angeles FC would be joining the MLS, the club are entering their final 12 months before their first competitive matches take place. As it stands, the club only have two players on their books who…

America
Can Wesley Sneijder give LAFC wings?
16:30 Thursday 6th July 2017

With every possible path open in building Major League Soccer's next new club from scratch, is LAFC right to build its squad around Wesley Sneijder? Round and White's Andrew Dowdeswell recently asked a similar question to that being…

Opinion
Players who signed for the wrong club
09:30 Friday 28th April 2017

Transfers are big news these days and the deals are often worth much more than they really should be. However, it seems that some players move to certain clubs for the wrong reasons; money seems to be the biggest factor for many, but it would…

European Football
Will Costa Rica Or The Netherlands Book Their Place To The World Cup Semi Finals?
13:00 Saturday 5th July 2014

Louis Van Gaal's decision to introduce Klaas-Jan Huntelaar in the final quarter of the Netherlands last-16 clash with Mexico was an inspired one as the Schalke hotshot not only scored a last-minute penalty for the Dutch, but also assisted Wesley…

Football
Ferguson would only go for the right man as Sneijder becomes available
15:43 Thursday 29th December 2011

Sir Alex Ferguson has insisted that Manchester United would only be prepared to buy in the January transfer window if a top player becomes available. Wesley Sneijder continues to be on the United radar after originally being seen as the ideal…