FOOTBALL THOUGHTS 

Review: World Cup Group Draw #Russia2018

The much awaited World Cup group draw happened on Friday with all the 32 teams being drawn into 8 groups of four teams each. This year saw major players miss out on qualification with teams like Italy, USA, Chile and the Netherlands not taking part in the tournament next year. Having done an introduction to the World cup here, let us look at the groups. GROUP A Teams: Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Uruguay The group saw the hosts, Russia, drawn first with the rest of the slots being filled…

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FOOTBALL THOUGHTS 

Introduction: Road to the World Cup #Russia2018

by Eric Ananda The last time the world gathered for the global football extravaganza, it was in the Amazon in 2014. The beautiful cities of Porto Alegre, Sao Paolo, Belo Horizonte and the jungle in Manaus all played a great part in the beautiful spectacle of football. The tournament in Brazil will be remembered for causing Kenyan’s sleepless nights as the games were played in ungodly hours. People were awake as late as 1am to catch the games. The hosts Brazil ended the tournament in fourth place but nothing can…

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FOOTBALL LIFESTYLE THOUGHTS 

10 commandments when playing FIFA

A friend shared a video of some kid over reacting cause he lost a FIFA match to a late minute goal. It was hilarious but reminded me of a few people I know who do not understand the basic ettquettes for playing the game. So here are my 10 commandments. 1. Thou shall not catch feelings Do not throw a tantrum, do not start insulting your opponent etc. In short, thou shall not catch feelings. Every dog has its day and everyone has the days they are on form and…

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