Category Archives: Football

The 10 Most Expensive January Transfers

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The most expensive January Transfer Window transfers ever Any football fan worth his salt will be able to tell you the most expensive transfers – it’s general knowledge in the football world. However, when it comes to signings made only in the January transfer window, the top 10 looks a little different. The biggest transfers Continue Reading →

The Most Productive Day Off

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The story of how a policeman from Gibraltar put a European giant to the sword For a hard working policeman, a day off seems like the perfect opportunity to relax, put your feet up and recharge the batteries. This is exactly what Gibraltarian law man Lee Casciaro did with his day off on July 12th, Continue Reading →

Where to find the best football stadiums in the UK

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I’ve been to many football stadiums in my time. All over Britain. All over Europe! And this is great, as, not only is it fulfilling an important pastime of mine, it’s also allowed me to travel and experience some of the greatest buildings on the planet. Well, in my opinion anyway. So, let’s have a Continue Reading →

Why The Old Firm Fans Are The Worst Fans In The World

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It’s July 1690. A battle between a Dutch monarch and an English King takes place on the East coast of Ireland. Over 326 years later, and I can’t get my pizza delivered as a result. Saturday the 10th of September 2016 was a busy night in Glasgow, with it marking the first league meeting between Continue Reading →

What Is The Most Expensive Team Of All Time?

Paul Pogba’s world record breaking move back to Manchester United was just one broken record of the latest transfer window. We also saw the fees paid for a striker and defender being broken by Gonzalo Higuain and John Stones respectively. This started a trend where sports media sites were churning out these ‘most expensive teams Continue Reading →

The Ultimate Football Quiz

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Think you know football? Prove it. Have a go at Spend It Like Beckham’s Ultimate Football Quiz and see how you do.   Loading The Ultimate Football Quiz

The Value of Euro 2016

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Euro 2016 is currently taking place in France. The tournament is the most prestigious prize in European football, and one of the highest profile sporting events in the world. It is also one of the most lucrative. Modern football is inherently commercial in its nature and produces massive revenues through mediums such as television broadcast deals, Continue Reading →

Leicester City – The Movie!!

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The world loves an underdog story. Especially in film. Whether it’s the Cool Runnings, Rocky, Eddie The Eagle, or Bad News Bears, we love to see the little guy (or guys) come up against the major players and win. Or sometimes lose. As we all know, Leicester City has been having their very own Cinderella Continue Reading →

The Legends World Cup

The best players ever to play the game Some news has come to our attention that will certainly get a lot of football fans drooling, as it gives us the hope of seeing a lot of our favourite players from yesteryear pull on their boots once more… A Legends World Cup has been announced to Continue Reading →

Why would anyone want to host the World Cup?

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What’s the point in hosting the World Cup? With the recent outrage at the corruption that was rife (and well-known) at FIFA coming under fire, Sepp Blatter and a lot of his colleagues (14 to be exact) are now facing jail (admittedly while on bail or house arrest in rather more pleasant locations such as Continue Reading →

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