Truth and fiction about the "death match" - the football battle of Soviet athletes and Nazi gunners
The Great Patriotic War is remembered by many grand battles in which Soviet soldiers defended the independence of their homeland. But in the history of the confrontations of the USSR…

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Thierry's Dreams
TEAM ACHIEVEMENTS French Champion: 1997 Area French Cup: 1997 Champion of England (2): 2002, 2004 Area FA Cup (3): 2002, 2003, 2005 Area England Super Cup (3): 1999, 2002, 2004…

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"If Bonek scored, it means that socialism is good."
Zbigniew Bonek - born March 3, 1956 in the city of Bydgoszcz (Poland). The nickname is “the handsome night” (according to one version, it was nicknamed Bonek ostensibly because he…

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fascinated by the coach

The first of the “flying Dutch”

Holland – one of the oldest “football” countries in Europe. The National Football Association was founded here in 1899. Date of birth of the famous Amsterdam club Ajax – 1900. In 1904, the Netherlands was one of the seven European countries that established FIFA (together with France, Spain, Sweden, Denmark, Belgium and Switzerland). Continue reading

Two “Cinderellas” of the English Premier League

The “Leicester” team is opening this season. Claudio Ranieri, a coach who doesn’t have enough stars from heaven, managed to create a very strong and attractive team. It is unlikely that someone could have assumed at the beginning of the season that a modest team by the standards of the Premier League, for 13 rounds before the end of the championship, will be on the list of top teams applying for the championship. Continue reading

Andrey Gusin
Gusin Andrei Leonidovich Ukrainian football player, striker, midfielder Born on December 11, 1972 in the city of Zolochiv (Lviv region). He graduated from the Lviv State Institute of Physical Culture.…

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Ukrainian in MJ
Forgive us, football fans from Russia who persistently consider Manchester United's English star of the early 1990s as their footballer, but we will take the liberty to include a Ukrainian…

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Brilliant years of Liverpool,
The 1970s were in English football the brilliant years of Liverpool, thanks in large part to Kevin Keegan's magnificent play. Already in 1973, the twenty-two-year-old football player for the first…

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Football match in the “city of the dead”: how besieged Leningrad proved to be alive
In St. Petersburg there is a monument about which not everyone knows - a monument in memory of the football players of besieged Leningrad. The legendary football match, which took…

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