Job done. It wasn’t easy for Greece, but the team defeated Gibraltar 4:0 on the final day of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign to seal second spot in Group H. Yes, the opponents were only Gibraltar, however the stakes couldn’t have been higher for the Greeks. Following Greece’s two poor results against Estonia 

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GOALKEEPER Nikolay Mihaylov (Bulgaria) – To keep out the Dutch isn’t all that hard these days. More so when the silly sausages won’t pick Vincent Janssen. But the Wombles’ uncle favourite national team goalkeeper can only stop what is put in front of him. Plus, his birthday is the day before mine.   DEFENDERS Igor Shitov 

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I am a magic genie – and I am an England fan, Please don’t ask me why, I’m told this by my Gran! I do live in a lamp – and I watch my large TV, But I am so dissolutionned, with the England football team – I’ll create some magic for free! But if 

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England have gone eight for eight in qualifying and have comfortably qualified for the 2016 Euros. So Roy Hodgson is now faced with a choice: Pick his first eleven and stick with them, build momentum and get a rhythm or experiment with players, change systems, give debuts to young England prospects and decide the team 

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Two words that many football fans hate with a passion: international break. Just when it seems your favorite team is gelling and finding their rhythm, here it comes. Suddenly, players are flung around the world where they must acclimate to a completely different team, with a totally different goal. It’s a period of time not 

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Within the space of two years, Brazil will host the world’s two biggest sporting events: the Soccer World Cup in 2014 and the Summer Olympic Games in 2016. This is an opportunity for the nation to give the world a taste of its famously vibrant and open culture, and its historic passion for football. But, 

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