Edison Fonseca

Edison Fonseca

Name; Edison Fonseca Position; Centre-forward Place and date and of birth; Cartago, Colombia, 25 Feb. 1984, 28 years old. Height; 1’75m (5ft 10in) Weight; 75kg Previous Clubs include; Deportes Tolima, Atlético Nacional, Cobreloa, Chile, Navibank Saigon, Vietnam. Edison is an outstanding centre-forward with a proven goals record at every level, with almost 1 goal in 2 throughout his career. Last year [...]

Bad results and football managers tumble…

Bad results and football managers tumble…

When a team is in crisis, the easiest solution is to sack the head coach. It’s easier and cheaper than sacking the whole team! Managers will often find themselves with a squad that they never asked for, or inherited or were signed by the director of football, who may not be thinking of the system the coach wishes to use. [...]

Cristhian Alarcon

Cristhian Alarcon

Full name :  CRISTHIAN FELIPE ALARCON GUARIN Football Name:  PIPE ALARCON Age: 20 DOB:  29 MAY, 1992 Height:  1.87 m Weight:  78 kg Position:  Left-wing/ forward Characteristics:  A quick, strong forward, who scores goals, good in the air and technically gifted. Honours:  Champion of the Colombia Cup with MILLONARIOS FC Club: MILLONARIOS FC ( 5 years 2008 to 2012) Professional [...]

Jonathan Arza

Jonathan Arza

Name: Jonathan Arza Position; wing or attacking midfield Age & DOB: 26 (04/04/1986) Height; 1’76 m Weight; 74 kg Nationality; Argentina (Buenos Aires) Debut; 2006 – Defensores de Belgrano, Argentina Club – Free Characteristics; A quick and technically gifted forward who can play all across the front. Jonathan is one of our players from Argentina; he came through the youth [...]

Damian Nieto

Damian Nieto

Name: Damian Nieto Position; Centre-half Age & DOB: 27 (02/04/1985) Height; 1’90m Weight; 84 kg Nationality; Argentina (Buenos Aires) Debut; 2006 – Huracán, Argentina Club – Santiago Morning, Chile Characteristics; Strong centre-half, excellent in the air, good anticipation and aggressive. Damian Nieto is another of the players that has come through the academy in Buenos Aires. A typical strong Argentinian centre-half has [...]

Anthony Hudson, a superb and innovative football coach

Anthony Hudson, a superb and innovative football coach

Anthony Hudson is the youngest UK coach to possess a coaching Pro-license  qualification, the highest coaching qualification given by the F.A. (by invitation only!). Still only 31, and with vast coaching experience already, I have mentioned Anthony previously on my blog, and one of his more recent reports is well worth reading. In March 2012, Anthony Hudson was appointed manager of the Bahrain [...]

What you say can pay - image rights for sports stars!

What you say can pay – image rights for sports stars!

The Channel Island of Guernsey looks set to introduce the world’s first legislation allowing professional athletes and sports teams to register their image rights by the end of 2012. I am often asked to advise players on their image rights and the process developed in Guernsey will soon be available to professional athletes and sports teams to protect and exploit their image [...]

Champions’ League Group stage Draw: Manchester City face Real Madrid in the Champions’ League

Barcelona, as usual seemed to draw an relatively easy group and should qualify without too much difficulty, indeed with the Catalan club always keen to give their youth factory valuable experience, so it may also well help them regain their local Spanish championship from Real Madrid, being able to rest valuable players against much weaker opposition during Champions League weeks. Real [...]