In Football, Unrestricted Poaching of Players

Steven Bergwijn Tottenham Hotspur

Superbowl Sunday was a tipping point in the sports world. Two superstar quarterbacks, Patrick Mahomes and Jimmy Garoppolo, met in the NFL’s penultimate game, representing perhaps a shift away from the old guard’s dominance. The NFL’s appeal to me, as a non-fan, is how it sets a stage for the best quarterbacks to succeed. It … Continue reading In Football, Unrestricted Poaching of Players

Manchester City’s Transfer Blunder: Davinson Sánchez

Davinson Sanchez

Manchester City have spent upwards of €200 million in a transfer window yet to close. The squad’s major weaknesses – full-backs, goalkeeper, and young first team players – have all been addressed. One other concern hasn’t quite been touched upon though: center-backs. Ajax’s star defender Davinson Sánchez has made the move to English rivals Tottenham … Continue reading Manchester City’s Transfer Blunder: Davinson Sánchez