Category Archives: Player Expectations

Garuda Select

Messi, Ronaldo, Neymar have become well-known names among even those with a minimal connection to soccer as the sport continues to grow internationally. However, I’ve always wondered what the journey was like for players to reach that stage – namely to have the opportunity to be a part of the biggest soccer clubs in the… Read More »

If You Give a Kid a Contract

They’re names that go from obscure to household staples in the course of a few matches: Erling Haaland. Jadon Sancho. Vinicius Jr. Alphonso Davies. Phil Foden. João Félix. Ansu Fati. These (and other) rising stars are offered hefty salaries, prestige, and the chance to become legends for some of the biggest clubs in the world.… Read More »