Rahul Warrier
Rahul Warrier

Writer

Edwin van der Sar: the master of Cruyffian methods in goal

FOOTBALLERS TEND TO decline as they move into their 30s, with dimming enthusiasm and an assortment of injuries tending to slowly draw the curtain on their careers. But goalkeepers are the anomaly…

The ascent of Girona: a tale of late drama and Guardiolas

PEP GUARDIOLA made his mark on the football world at Barcelona, first as a player and then as a manager, and now find himself heading Manchester City’s attempts to establish themselves as…

Joey Barton: a year in Marseille

Marseille is home to one of the most successful clubs in France, a footballing establishment whose history transcends that of current giants Paris Saint-Germain, who’ve usurped Marseille’s throne in recent times. Their…