“Soccer is for pussies” It’s a refrain uttered by many Australians when speaking about the round ball game, and despite soccer’s increasing popularity, it’s a tough tag to shift. Maybe it’s because soccer is, and never will be, as physically intense as league, union or AFL. It is true that when it comes to bodies colliding…Read More Can a Crocked Neymar Salvage Soccer’s Burgeoning Reputation as a Sport for Pussies?
I came across a Debbie Spillane article the other day, in which she heralded Billy Slater as possibly the greatest rugby league player of all time. The article itself wasn’t much chop – let’s be serious, Billy Slater is probably not the best fullback of his generation, let alone the greatest player of all time–…Read More The Art of Looming