1. Soccer: The Race Problem FIFA Won't Solve

    When mock footballer, Jason Bent, was asked why he had decided to support the Kick Racism Out Of Football cause, he said, "Yeah, I believe we should give racism the red card, send it off the pitch…and back in the stands where it belongs...

    The Real Ian M Written by The Real Ian M about over 3 years ago 1,026 reads 5 comments

  2. Soccer: Is the International Friendly a Waste of Time?

    What a difference a game makes — or, rather, the difference between Competitive and Friendly Games. On Saturday, England played Wales off the park in a crushing(!) 2-0 defeat, in a European Championship qualifying game...

    The Real Ian M Written by The Real Ian M about over 3 years ago 338 reads 4 comments

  3. From Kemba to FIBA: How My Passion for Basketball Was Reignited

    It was very easy for me to fall in love with basketball in 1992, even being in the UK. When you grow up in an era of Jordan, Pippen, Barkley, Ewing, Magic and Bird, it was never a case of how, but when...

    The Real Ian M Written by The Real Ian M about almost 4 years ago 168 reads 1 comments

  4. Tottenham Hotspur: 5 Reasons for Hope and Fear for the Rest of the Season

    Within the next three months, the current football season will be over. That means, two and a bit months of transfer gossip, managerial changes, and friendly matches against non-league teams, until the unrealistic hopes of a new season...

    The Real Ian M Written by The Real Ian M about almost 4 years ago 944 reads 6 comments

  5. Soccer: 5 Ideas To Restore The Magic to The F.A. Cup

    This weekend was the 5th round of the most prestigious domestic cup competition in the world, The F.A. Cup. Well, 5th round and a bit of the 4th round. Actually, just some of the 5th round, with the rest to be played in a couple of weekends time...

    The Real Ian M Written by The Real Ian M about almost 4 years ago 511 reads 12 comments