Tag Archives: Football

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 →

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 →

13 Things from a Year in Football

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Spend It Like Beckham has just turned 1 year old! We made it an entire year without being shut down for shoddy football journalism, so to celebrate, we’ve put together a list of highlights from the last 365 days. It’s not your average football list filled with stats and figures. No, this is a little Continue Reading →

The Teams that Nearly Weren’t

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Football Clubs That Almost Went Bust If you are a follower of football and keep up with the latest stories, then you will probably be aware of the situation that Italian club Parma find themselves in at the moment. The once Italian giant, is on deaths doorstep – coming closer to oblivion every day. Let’s Continue Reading →

Rolling In It: Mud vs. Money

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Over the years, the game of football has evolved into a multi-million pound business where players and owners alike revel in celebrity lifestyles financed by six-figure pay checks. From a host of rich and famous club owners to big-time brand names dominating the front of strips; money has an undeniable presence in all aspects of Continue Reading →

The 10 Best Football Adverts Ever!

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Every football fan knows what to expect when a major tournament is approaching, or a new type of boot is coming out – several new commercials involving some of the best players in the world at the time, and sometimes even other top sportsmen. From this, there are 2 things that we know for sure Continue Reading →

Footballers v Footballers: Soccer & NFL player comparison

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Here at Spend It Like Beckham, we’re all about sports. We love sports. But, we are probably more than a little biased towards the old soccer. Or football as we call it. We also came to the conclusion that most people this side of the pond are the same, in that they favour football (or Continue Reading →