Best Christmas gifts for kids 2017 – By Mark Cop

Looking for Christmas gift ideas? We got you! There is a reason why we say to someone who is extremely happy that he looks like “the kid on Christmas morning”. Christmas morning is the time when kids are opening presents with family and there is Read More …

Family & football: the modern day agent

Football has come along way since the days of Bobby Moore and nothing more so than the business side of it. Sponsorships, wages, image rights, shirts sales, bonuses, transfers and much more.This is all way too much for a top level player to handle and Read More …

Kick it out? I really wish you would – By Saffa Kallon

In light of the recent case regarding Mark Sampson, the former England Ladies Head Coach, Eni Aluko and Drew Spence I asked myself, what exactly is the purpose of Kick it Out!? The below is from their website: Kick It Out is football’s equality and Read More …

The Premier League Survival Race

The Premier League is quite rightly heralded as one of the most exciting leagues on earth and you can see why. At 5000/1, Leicester City’s title victory in 2016 was remarkable and as unlikely as the England national team playing exciting football – yet it Read More …

Competition: win a Socceristic Board Game!

What better way to spend quality time with the family than with a football themed board game? These days we spend so much time buried in technology, we need to take a break, disconnect our minds and do it old skool every so often. We are giving Read More …

#MFFrecommends: Style on em’ with Art of Football apparel (and we have a couple to giveaway!)

We all like to look fly right?! Well we’ve found a brand that will help you do just that. It’s called Art of Football and that’s exactly what it is, football reflected in art. The brand captures iconic football moments, like that moment Cantona celebrated Read More …

What it’s really like to be a professional football player – by Dean Holness

Hi, my name is Dean Holness I’m an ex professional footballer who has played in the English and Swedish football league. This was a few years ago as I’m now the ripe old age of 41 and hoping the old saying is true, that life Read More …

Premier League Season Preview – Pt.2 (M-Z) – by Daniel Dwamena

Part 2 of the season preview sees teams ‘M-W’ going under the microscope. Manchester City Last Season – 3rd City manager Pep Guardiola started off his first season in England just like we thought he would and then things went a bit pear shaped. City Read More …

Premier League Season Preview – Pt.1 (A-L) – by Daniel Dwamena

The 2017/18 Premier League Season is almost upon us, so let’s preview each team and where they are likely to finish. We will go in alphabetical order and look at the teams from A-L to start things off here in Part 1. Arsenal Last Season – Read More …

Where did the magic of the FA Cup go?

Where Did The Magic of the FA Cup go? Tradition – A specific custom or practice of long standing, (Collins Dictionary). Though still the most broadcasted domestic football Cup final worldwide it cannot be denied the FA Cup has lost its spark and magic of Read More …

The Rise Of The Chinese Super League (by Daniel Dwamena)

Anyone fancy a Chinese Takeaway?! ‘The Chinese market is a danger for all’ were the words of Chelsea boss Antonio Conte, (Source: espnfc.co.uk). Huge money has been pumped into the Chinese Super League (CSL) and we are now seeing more players travel over there than Read More …

Footy On Top – the Saturday morning football talk show

As you know, we at musicfootballfatherhood love a good football debate. At the start of the 16/17 season I was flicking through the tunein app on my phone, going through my favourite stations on a Saturday morning and something caught my attention; a witty and Read More …