Rick Lloyd looks back on UMF Stjarnan’s thrilling league campaign where the Icelanders went unbeaten.
Archive for the ‘Europe’ Category
So often overshadowed by their more illustrious neighbours, Espanyol are enjoying their own success, writes Ameen Rabbani.
After being hammered in the same fixture last season, Schalke will be looking for a better defensive performance against Real Madrid, writes Paul Little.
Under the stewardship of Ghislain Printant SC Bastia are enjoying an amazing turn of fortunes, writes Brendán MacFarlane.
The team at BackpageFootball pick their Champions League group stage XI in conjunction with Football Collective and the One Football app.
Aston Villa’s appointment of Tim Sherwood as new manager is a good move by Randy Lerner as he hopes to fight relegation battle.
Alan Moore discusses the role and tall tales of Olga Smorodskaya in Russian football over the past five years.
Borussia Dortmund are looking to climb up the table after a miserable start but Ayo Anibaba asks why they were put in this position in the first place.
Alan Moore believes that Russian football needs to take a few steps back to go forward.
Alan Moore recounts another tale from Russia, this time involving finances and short termism.