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Fergie, Moyes, van Gaal, Woodward and The Glazers: What happened to Manchester United?

Even though it’s not particularly fashionable to say such, I like David Moyes. I also admire Louis van Gaal. Whilst…

Custodian Debate: Why Arsene Wenger staying at Arsenal is a good thing

Simon Kuper, my favourite sports journalist argues that the greatest predictor of a teams position is their wage bill. In…

Germany vs Argentina: A Preview of the 2014 World Cup Final

The World Cup final is one of the biggest events on the football calendar. Adverts run at premium prices and…

Custodian Editorial: What does Spain’s poor World Cup signify?

One of the flaws with doing the ThinkTank posts is that it could diminish one’s authority as knowledgeable on a…

VIDEO: THE RISE OF EAGLES (EPISODE 2)

With the Super Eagles of Nigeria set to battle other countries for honors at the 2014 World Cup, the team’s…

The Anelka Legacy

Patrick Vieira won the ball and headed it to Ray Parlour. The ‘Romford Pele’ took a look up and played…

Custodian ThinkTank: How do you think Nigeria and England will fare?

Oluwamayowa Idowu: I often joke that God’s idea of a joke was to bless me with good looks, a big…

Custodian ThinkTank: Surprise Package

Oluwamayowa Idowu: I think one of the ‘lesser’ South American teams have it in them to provide something interesting ala…

Custodian ThinkTank: Who will win the World Cup?

Oluwamayowa Idowu: Spain. Those tiki taka obituaries were overstated. Spain could do something no side in world football has done.…

Custodian ThinkTank: Break out Star

Oluwamayowa Idowu: Australia are probably going to be the worst team at the World Cup but Mile Jedinak has been…

Custodian ThinkTank: Highest Goal Scorer

Oluwamayowa Idowu: Gonzalo Higuain? I’m not even going to pretend this makes sense (Seeing as I predicted Argentina as a…

Custodian Thinktank: Favorite World Cup Memories

Oluwamayowa Idowu: The ball falls to Sunday Oliseh. He hits it first time. The ball flies past Zubizaretta. In that…

Custodian ThinkTank: Big Team to disappoint?

Oluwamayowa Idowu: Are the Netherlands still a big team? I don’t think Argentina would be any good. Messi has been…

Custodian ThinkTank: All Time World Cup Hero

Oluwamayowa Idowu: Ronaldo. The original Ronaldo. Made me cry when he went missing in the France 98 final. Four years…