Dele Alli – A specialist or a Multipotentialite

In football, with 11 different roles, I wonder being a multipotenialite(skilled in multiple roles) is important or of a specialist(winger, stiker, playmaker) or leave it to destiny and at the hands of the manager as to who you become. Who can better understand the player? Player himslef isn’t? I wonder what Dele Alli thinks of…

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Arsene Wenger cries offside…

Experience is everything’ – upholds almost every interviewer as they brazenly turn away freshers and ask them to come back with more of the exalted experience under their belt! No surprises here as most job descriptions are designed exclusively around skills and experience.These are important attributes no doubt, but what about the innate talent lurking…

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Yeh Dil Hei Mushqil

Am I a cinephile ? I don’t know.. I love cinema and I don’t have a problem, if someone calls me a cinephile.  I like watching movies. Why I love watching movies ? Perhaps, because, it’s has a story, it has narrations, actions, and emotions. More importantly it has visuals. But there is something beyond…

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Chelsea Vs Tottenham…

NF3. Chess aficianodas will recognize that unusual yet unique opening move of Gary Kasporav, which he used to defeat Deep Blue in 1996, after losing the first game to the computer. A year later though, Deep blue came back with a larger database improved software and more CPU power to beat the then – greatest…

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Regression to the mean

Few weeks back , I was in 3 wise monkeys( a pub near Khar, Mumbai), watching Manchester United demolishing Leicester FC in the first half of a match. Manchester won 4-1 against Leicester FC. I absolutely didn’t expect this result. Being a premier league fan for a decade, the result is one of the surprise…

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Euro 2016 : Germany Vs Italy …

Germany vs Italy as part of Euro campaign is the best game in my opinion.  It was a clash of technical superiority vs cleverness. 3-5-2 Vs 3-1-4-2. Of course I agree, formation/design alone doesn’t guarantee results, however, certainly helps. The Germany–Italy football rivalry between the national football teams of Germany and Italy, two of the…

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