Tag: World Cup 2018

Russia 2018: Players to Watch

As alluded to in my previous post, there are some fantastic players who  we should be watching. Some are lesser known, and play for not so sparkly teams but they may shine this tournament. Robert Lewandowski Okay, so he’s not unknown, but his national side, Poland are definitely not one of the hot favourites. But …

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Russia 2018: Here Goes

Hi everyone! Much like Zinedine Zidane in 2006, I have taken myself out of early retirement to blog around the FIFA 2018 World Cup (hopefully this doesn’t end the way 2006 ended for him). I have been semi-active on Twitter (you should really follow me), but to catch everyone up, in the last four years …

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FIFA World Cup 2018 & 2022 hosting rights go to Russia & Qatar! (plus videos)

So the votes are in. Russia to host the World Cup in 2018, and Qatar in 2022. How does everyone feel about the decision? Personally, I’m happy that two nations who havenever hosted a World Cup won the honours. it’s going to do a world of good for both these countries. All the best to …

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