Thoughts of a Lunatic: Elder Pele, Penalty War and other Talking Points

Happy New Year to all lunatics and everyone else. This is the first Thoughts of a Lunatic for the year, it should be much more civil or maybe. COVID-19 is threatening to truncate football calendars once again, football is battling hard to stay alive. We should not be having pandemic champions and or tainted achievementsContinue reading “Thoughts of a Lunatic: Elder Pele, Penalty War and other Talking Points”

Three Nigerian Youngsters to Watch in 2021

It is another year. Just as lots of people expect breakthroughs in some of their endeavors, so also do the footballers. They will hope 2021 is that year they finally sign mega deals and catch the attention of national team handlers. We take a look at three Nigerian youngsters that could have breakout years thisContinue reading “Three Nigerian Youngsters to Watch in 2021”

Thoughts of a Lunatic: Football’s Tom and Jerry and other talking points

The English Premier League has made sure we still have lots of football to watch during the Yuletide. The Nigeria Professional Football League also joined, and La Liga too. Most of the talking points have been from the Premier League, just as COVID-19 is threatening to disturb the season once again, and turn us toContinue reading “Thoughts of a Lunatic: Football’s Tom and Jerry and other talking points”

Arsenal’s Win or Saka’s Goal, Which Was The Fluke?

Arsenal returned to winning ways in the Premier League for the first time since November. In that time they have failed to win against the likes of Burnley, Aston Villa, Southampton, Wolves, including a run of not winning home matches, which included four straight defeats at home. A run that has seen them stuck inContinue reading “Arsenal’s Win or Saka’s Goal, Which Was The Fluke?”

Father Christmas In The Premier League

It is Christmas, the season of good cheer and good tidings. Season to give and receive, depending on the side you belong to. The season is synonymous with Santa Claus, also known as Father Christmas. As a folkloric tradition goes, Father Christmas is the bringer of gifts during Christmas. …he knows if you have beenContinue reading “Father Christmas In The Premier League”

Thoughts of a Lunatic: Ole’s Confusion, Chelsea Scammed and Other Talking Points

Merry Christmas to all fellow lunatics – regular readers of Thoughts of a Lunatic, friends of the lunatic, well wishers and witchers. To football matters, sincerely, I am tired of talking about Arsenal. It seems we are at the point we just wait till the end of the season to see how well they fareContinue reading “Thoughts of a Lunatic: Ole’s Confusion, Chelsea Scammed and Other Talking Points”

Boald Codes: Betting Tips for the Weekend

We go again. Everyday for the bookies, one day for the punter. As results continue to get interesting across football leagues, it becomes more necessary to be extra careful when making predictions. It is the period where you likely become more desperate but caution is the word. Teams ability to produce surprising results is whyContinue reading “Boald Codes: Betting Tips for the Weekend”

Thoughts of a Lunatic: The Best Joke, Arsenal Relegation Materials and Other Talking Points

Christmas on my mind. Not just Christmas, money for some detty December. Lunatic sef need money, no be only you. As everywhere dey red, Christmas red and the other red, Arsenal players are also making it red. Red everywhere, as bet tickets dey red, na so eye dey red. In the world of football, soContinue reading “Thoughts of a Lunatic: The Best Joke, Arsenal Relegation Materials and Other Talking Points”

Champions League Draws: Who Are The Favorites For The Quarter-finals? 2

In continuation of our Champions League Round of 16 quick preview, we bring you the concluding part. Porto vs Juventus Porto were impressive in their group, finishing second to Man. City. They won four, drew one and lost just one against City. There’s Nigerian interest with Zaidu Sanusi playing for FC Porto. Juventus edged BarcelonaContinue reading “Champions League Draws: Who Are The Favorites For The Quarter-finals? 2”

Champions League Draws: Who Are The Favorites For The Quarterfinals? 1

The Champions League round of 16 draws have been made, the teams now know their next opponents in their quest to win the trophy with the big ears. The likes of Manchester United also await their next opponents, in the quest to win the trophy with no ears. The matches will be played next yearContinue reading “Champions League Draws: Who Are The Favorites For The Quarterfinals? 1”