World Cup Fever

France haven’t got a hope at the World Cup, suggests Platini

Platini in his prime, wearing a Fellaini wig


There is a common misconception of the English as thin-lipped pessimists who take umbrellas to barbecues, and consider the very notion of success to be junkie talk from a couple of teenage pot smokers. On the contrary, once a World Cup inches [...]

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Do you like the look of Michel Platini’s AARs?

New six-official system debuted last night

Additional Assistant Referees

Last night’s round of Europa League games saw two unfamiliar blokes cutting rather lonely figures beside each goal. Making its trial debut as part of Michel Platini’s grand plan to cut out diving, ghost goals and general tomfoolery, was [...]

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