The Eredivisie as an exporter
Bundesliga / Eredevisie / Football / Opinion

The Eredivisie as an exporter

This post was published on Soccer Souls: This year has seen the Eredivisie attract even more attention from abroad in relation to potential signings. Wilfried Bony, Dries Mertens, Christian Eriksen and Kevin Strootman are all likely to fly the nest to join bigger clubs, a trend becoming increasingly prevalent in the Netherlands. Given the fact … Continue reading

Football as a weapon – the Dynamo story
Football / History

Football as a weapon – the Dynamo story

This post was published on SoccerSouls: Football. It was against everything for which the newly established government stood, a means of reinforcing the already¬†prevalent class divide which they so detested. How, then, did football stay in Russia? ¬†Lenin and his cabinet had shown their ruthlessness in ruling often, and so could easily have demolished this, … Continue reading