Cultured Football

Paul Grech
Sharing the finest football writing on the internet.
Created 31 Dec 2020
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  • Cultured Football #41
    06 Nov 2021 • 2 min read
    Watching games these past few weeks, there has been one thought that keeps coming to mind: how comfortable we have all become with VAR. Its early days were far from easy but given some tweaks to the r...
  • Cultured Football #40
    30 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Ronald Koeman has been a dead man walking for some weeks now and, given how they were playing, it is safe to assume that the Barcelona players knew it. That it took the club so long to dismiss him was...
  • Cultured Football #39
    23 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 0 2
    Whilst Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are both still phenomenal players, both are also well in their thirties and age will catch up with them sooner rather than later. Waiting to take their place ...
  • Cultured Football #38
    16 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Proper football is back and I, for one, am thankful for it. Despite my apathy towards international football, I do understand why it matters so much to the players themselves. Which is why in this iss...
  • Cultured Football #37
    09 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    It isn’t often that there are such emotions during an international break as there were in this one. Yet, the takeover at Newcastle certainly fired up this one. As a fan myself, I can understand Newca...
  • Cultured Football #36
    02 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Is there anything in football that feels better than a last minute winner, especially in a game that your team could have lost? None come to mind. That’s what came to mind when Ronaldo put them ahead ...
  • Cultured Football #35
    25 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    These past few weeks haven’t been easy ones for me. My father passed away on the 16th of September (hence no issue last week) and it happened very suddenly making it harder to come to terms with it al...
  • Cultured Football
    18 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Due to personal reasons, there will be no issue of Cultured Football today. Normal service will resume next week.
  • Cultured Football #34
    11 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Am I alone in feeling that the most riveting action we got during the international break that just ended where the Brazilian officials storming the pitch to apprehend the four Argentine players they ...
  • Cultured Football #33
    05 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    As regulars to Cultured Football might have noticed, this issue is reaching you a day late. Whilst I always do my best to ensure that it is with you on a Saturday evening, sometimes life gets in the w...
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