Monthly Archives: September 2010

Top Ten South Americans in the Champions League 2010/11

This week was the 2nd Champions League week and it seems a good time to look at this year’s competition in more depth. It is the most sought after prize in club football and each year it welcomes new teams from across … Continue reading

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Top Ten Premier League Hat-Tricks

After Dimitar Berbatov’s treble recently it got me thinking about some of the best hat-tricks ever scored. Of course the list would easily be a Top 100 so to narrow things down I’m concentrating on the Premier League only. Marks go to … Continue reading

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Top Ten Copa Sudamericana Teams 2010

Halfway through the 2010 Copa Sudamericana seems as good a time as any to list the best ten teams still in the tournament, but before we get to that a quick explanation of the tournament itself. It is a continental tournament for CONMEBOL clubs … Continue reading

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Top Ten Footballer’s Nicknames

Footballers have had nicknames since the game began and have come from the dressing room, the fans even commentators in a moment of adulation. The standard of nicknames certainly range as well, from your obvious “Scholesy” and “Giggsy” to animal … Continue reading

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Top Ten Brazilian League Players 2010/11

To complete our hat trick of the major Latin American leagues we turn to Brazil. The five-time world cup winners are a continuous conveyor belt of talent and there is always a desire to be the first to know who is the … Continue reading

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Top Ten Small International Teams

We enter into the second round of Euro 2012 qualifiers and across the world international teams are facing each other in friendlies, so I too have turned to international football. I didn’t want to list my Top Ten international teams, … Continue reading

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Top Ten Argentinean League Players 2010/11

The Argentinean Primera División is entering it’s fifth week and at the time of writing River Plate are in top spot after several years muddling about in mid-table. The idea of River returning to the top got me thinking about … Continue reading

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