the coming out of a Brazilian referee who didn’t like football

Poor footballer turned professional referee Igor Benevenuto, who reluctantly kicked the ball so as not to be called a “little queer” by his classmates, came out publicly last month. As a teenager, this Brazilian discovered a passion for refereeing: at first it was just a “camouflage”, but he now plays at the highest level. At … Read more

Chelsea: after Drogba, the deluge (or almost)

After Romelu Lukaku, Timo Werner leaves Chelsea to return to RB Leipzig. The German striker, like the Belgian, joined the long list of goalscorers who did not take the torch from Didier Drogba. Lukaku, a standard Chelsea flop. 341 games, 157 goals, 4 Premier League, 4 FA Cup, 3 League Cup, 2 Community Shield, one … Read more

Ligue 1. Marseille and Lille impress, Ligue 1 starts with a bang

The show was there from the first day of Ligue 1, Sunday, with goals galore, rookies at the rendezvous, a victory for Marseille for Reims (4-1) for the first of Igor Tudor and a Lille festival against Auxerre (4 -1) After the very rough poster on Friday between Lyon and Ajaccio (2-1) and the demonstration … Read more

The Typical L1 Team – Day 1 – Football

Author of a tripl, the Lensois Florian Sotoca is the player of the day. Notably, Parisians Neymar and Messi, Lille native David, Marseillais Tavares and Montpellirain Savanier also distinguished themselves this weekend, appearing in the 1st edition of the quintessential Maxifoot team. Sotoca is the player of the day As in previous seasons, Maxifoot assembles … Read more

with Mbappé and new money, Ligue 1 resumes its dreams

Even as the pursuers have grown stronger, it’s hard to see who can rival the Paris armada. But the season nevertheless promises to be eventful with a big cut for the World Cup and 4 relegations. Worn by his star Kylian Mbappe, who has remained loyal to L1, PSG promises to become the firm favorite … Read more

In Ligue 1 football, clubs are preparing for an atypical season

For ten years now, the seasons have turned and resembled each other in the French championship. Take a locomotive powered by Qatari petrodollars – Paris Saint-Germain – which logically puts its name on the list of the competition, if we exclude the surprises in Monaco (2017) and Lille (2021). Add to that the number of … Read more

Veretout, Memphis, Fofana…the transfer window information to remember this Thursday

Renato Sanches in Paris, it’s complete Renato Sanches in Paris it is ready. The team announced late on Tuesday evening that PSG and Lille have reached an agreement for 15 million euros for the transfer of the 24-year-old Portuguese international midfielder (32 international matches, 3 goals). A year after the end of his contract, the … Read more

Football, Summer Overdose / Friendly / Mood Ticket / SOFOOT.com

Since the preparatory matches were broadcast, the truce has disappeared. In addition to the transfer window, we analyze B-team meetings and outline recruitment strategies, especially via Twitter, which has brought fans and budding journalists together. Ultimately, this over-consumption threatens to undermine our love of football. Much to the delight of football tycoons. This is OM’s … Read more

Toronto and the Blood Italians / MLS / Toronto FC / SOFOOT.com

Domenico Criscito, Lorenzo Insigne and Federico Bernardeschi as they possibly wait for Andrea Belotti. Toronto FC will soon employ more Italians than the top teams in Serie A. All but a surprise regarding the club’s finances, but especially the ties that unite the city and the Boot. The summer transfer window did not yet exist … Read more