Normally, when you bring up the subject of sports dynasties, warm and nostalgic feelings are conjured up as everyone’s preferred examples come to mind. Regardless of the specific sport or team in question, all dynasties share some common characteristics. A star player that anchored the team during that era. Perhaps, a monarchical coach that defined… Read More »
Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere and Paul Farrell welcome Kristan Heneage (CNN, Yahoo UK, The Guardian, FourFourTwo) to discuss Juventus clinching its 5th Scudetto in a row, Tottenham’s slip-up in the race for the Premier League title, and the FA Cup and Champions League semifinals. The boys also talk about the contrasting fortunes of the… Read More »
Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere and Paul Farrell are back together, discussing the improbability of Leicester City’s Premier League title challenge, and Rafa Benitez’ return to the league at the helm of directionless Newcastle United. The boys also discuss the FA Cup quarterfinals and the BPL’s player of the year hopefuls, as well as Zlatan… Read More »
Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere, and Paul Farrell analyze the two top-four match-ups in the Premier League (Arsenal v Leicester City & Manchester City v Tottenham), discuss the Serie A top of the table clash between Juventus and Napoli, and preview the Champions League’s round of 16. Have your say on Bigsoccerhead
It has been a busy two week stretch in Serie A, with a midweek match date and some Coppa Italia semi-finals sprinkled in; yet absolutely nothing has changed at the top of the championship points table. And this is very good news for Napoli. The team that has been woefully inconsistent over the past few… Read More »
Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere, and Paul Farrell welcome Bigsoccerhead.com contributor, Sean Sedacca, to discuss the Serie A weekend, as Juventus emphasize their title credentials with a win over Roma. The boys also discuss the newest chapter in Manchester United’s dysfunctional season, and address the rumors about a new European soccer league.
Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere, and Paul Farrell discuss Lionel Messi’s fifth Ballon d’Or, and why soccer fans are becoming ever more obsessed with the award. The boys also debate whether the FA Cup has lost most of its appeal in recent years, and analyze the first round of Serie A, as Napoli are crowned… Read More »
The Serie A season is now halfway complete, and the name at the top of the standings is perhaps something of a surprise. The last time Napoli were crowned “Winter Champions” was back in the 1989/1990 season, when they could claim, without argument, to have the best player in the world wearing their colors. Maradona would… Read More »
Eric Krakauer, Jason Le Miere, and Paul Farrell discuss Manchester United’s win against Liverpool, and what the result means for both teams. The boys also analyze Chelsea’s disastrous early campaign, and Inter’s title chances after beating AC Milan in the Derby della Madoninna and Juventus’ struggles.