World Cup Round 2: Big winners and losers

A take on the big winners and losers from the round 2 of the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Russia. While some teams are in the knockout stage other teams are eliminated. We will discuss the surprise winners and disappointing losers from the second round of group stage.

Bug teams: Part 4

Tunisia Tunisia is back at the World Cup after their last appearance in 2006. They have it tough this time as they open their campaign against England before going on to play Belgium and then Panama. They are a compact group of players who defend deep and hold their own against big teams as shown…

Bug teams: Part 3

Costa Rica Those who started following football since 2014, even they will remember the major shocks caused by this Costa Rica side in that World Cup. Defeating Uruguay and Italy, drawing against England and coming out as group leader isn’t something even a Costa Rican fan must have dreamt about before that World Cup. They…

Bug teams: Part 2

Iran Iran’s biggest X-factor is their vastly experienced coach, Carlos Queiroz, who has been associated with Iran since 2011. He is the main reason Iran will be successfully competing in a World Cup back to back for the first time in their history. Everyone remembers their solid performance against Messi’s Argentina in the last World…

Bug teams: Part 1

Russia Russia will enter this world cup as the lowest ranked team. There have been talks about how this Russian side may be the poorest ever to compete in a world cup. However one cannot simply overlook the home support factor. Russia will be banking upon their home turf and home support to cause major…

Bugs of the World Cup 2018

The biggest extravaganza in the world of sports is almost upon us. After years of qualifying rounds, an infinite number of team shuffles, easy wins, last-minute thrillers, and numerous upsets, we are finally ready to witness 32 teams battling it out for the most coveted trophy in world football, the World Cup. All these 32…

Sunil Chhetri – Captain. Leader. Legend.

The rise of Sunil Chhetri from a young boy to a national hero and legend. Learn about how a humble young boy went on to carry a whole nation’s expectation on his back.