Well kids, when you’re right 52 per cent of the time, you’re wrong 48 per cent of the time. Rafa Benitez still has his job at Madrid, though it has looked tenuous. Rafa Benitez has been fired, but not before Christmas as I suspected.
José Mourinho has been sacked as Chelsea manager. Having lost nine times in 16 matches, this season has been disasterous, but we’re only seven months removed from Chelsea hoisting the Premier League trophy. What does a manger have to do these days?
It’s that time of year again! The domestic leagues are done and footballers everywhere are dotting the globe (mostly the USA) on “vacations” before their strategically-based corporate tours begin. It’s the perfect time to reflect on the teams I hate most.
In sports, we all have our favourite teams but it’s impossible not to develop feelings, both positive and negative, towards the rest of the league as well. So what happens when two teams you dislike meet in an important matchup?