1. Champions League Benfica vs. Celtic: 5 Keys If Celtic Are to Succeed in Lisbon

    Lisbon has a special place in the minds and hearts of Celtic supporters, for obvious reasons. It was there that the club recorded the greatest success in their history, beating Inter ...

    Paul Mullaney Written by Paul Mullaney about over 1 year ago 421 reads 0 comments

  2. Olympique de Marseille: The Main Factors Behind the Club's Dominance

    History comes and goes and has little concern for our worries and sentimentality. Olympique de Marseille , a side that has had its struggles over the years—the ...

    Paul Mullaney Written by Paul Mullaney about over 1 year ago 296 reads 0 comments

  3. Scottish Premier League: Power Ranking the SPL's 7 Most Valuable Players

    'The end for Scottish football'. Everywhere you turned during the summer you found pundits, journalists and 'experts' referring to this or making some similar prophecy of doom for football in Scotland...

    Paul Mullaney Written by Paul Mullaney about over 1 year ago 1,840 reads 1 comments

  4. NFL Playoffs: Could the Green Bay Packers Cope Without Greg Jennings?

    As impressive as it was, the Packers 46-16 victory on Sunday against a disappointing Oakland Raiders side was overshadowed just ever so slightly by the sight of Greg Jennings having to leave the game in the third quarter...

    Paul Mullaney Written by Paul Mullaney about over 2 years ago 347 reads 0 comments

  5. From Nabokov to Vermeer: Sports World's Most Artistic Surnames

    For as long as anyone can remember, sportsmen have constantly been compared to artists in the way they go about their profession, whether it's because of their flair, creativity, bravery, composure or even simply just their style...

    Paul Mullaney Written by Paul Mullaney about over 2 years ago 432 reads 0 comments

  6. EPL: Yohan Cabaye to Newcastle United, or How I Was Wrong About the Whole Thing

    When you write about sports, among the most rewarding moments are when you're able to enjoy a prediction you made turning out exactly as you said it would...

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  7. 5 Points to Consider Before Olympique De Marseille Take on PSG

    As far as OM are concerned, any hope of winning the league has long since passed. For weeks now each game has been billed as make or break, but their inability to find the breakthrough ...

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  8. Hibernian Appoint Pat Fenlon as Manager

    After parting ways with Colin Calderwood following a dismal start to the season which sees them in ninth place and just two points away from the relegation zone, Hibs have turned to Irish manager Pat Fenlon in the hope that he can turn things around...

    Paul Mullaney Written by Paul Mullaney about over 2 years ago 105 reads 0 comments

  9. International Football: The Best Players Never To Be Capped by Their Countries

    International football is considered by many to be the pinnacle of the sport. The World Cup, the European Championships, the Copa America...it's in these tournaments that the best players get the chance to prove they're the best on a worldwide stage...

    Paul Mullaney Written by Paul Mullaney about over 2 years ago 4,821 reads 5 comments

  10. Marseille Football: 5 Players Who Would Improve Didier Deschamps' Current Squad

    Everyone knows right now that in France, PSG have all the money. No one else is capable of competing with them financially, and, as teams like OM are beginning to find out, it’s getting harder and harder to compete with them on the pitch...

    Paul Mullaney Written by Paul Mullaney about over 2 years ago 799 reads 4 comments

  11. Detroit Red Wings: Draft Experts or the Luckiest Team in the NHL?

    Ryan Barnes ended up playing a grand total of seven games in the AHL with the Hamilton Bulldogs, failing to get on the scoresheet even once and racking up nine PIMs in the games in which he featured...

    Paul Mullaney Written by Paul Mullaney about over 2 years ago 1,396 reads 28 comments

  12. Ligue 1 : Can Yoann Gourcuff Get Back to His Best with Olympique Lyonnais?

    It's a straightforward question really—and one that you think would have an obvious answer. In fact, it seems strange even to be questioning whether a player with the quality ...

    Paul Mullaney Written by Paul Mullaney about over 2 years ago 102 reads 1 comments

  13. European Football: The 10 Craziest Ultras Groups

    There's one thing that sets European football apart from sports in the US, or even football in the UK—the Ultras. Ultras are the fans who are inevitably the craziest, the most extreme, the most passionate and quite often, the most violent...

    Paul Mullaney Written by Paul Mullaney about over 2 years ago 46,990 reads 14 comments

  14. Euro 2012: Are France and Karim Benzema Genuine Contenders?

    Okay, I'll start by admitting that despite the excitement, Euro 2012 is still a pretty long way off. As it stands, it's only the middle of November, and an awful lot of football ...

    Paul Mullaney Written by Paul Mullaney about over 2 years ago 1,260 reads 4 comments