Sumeet Passi is born in the Yamuna district of Chandigarh. He began playing football from a young age as his father represented Railways. He was a dedicated footballer and was put through his paces at the Chandigarh Football Academy. He was later made the captain … Continue reading Sumeet “The Poacher”Passi
Everyone wants to be a champion. The title across your name will stay there for eons to come. But what does it take to get there, to be judged the best amongst the best. Well the answers can vary from person to person, but one … Continue reading To Be A Champion: Yes I Can
WITH the group stage now completed at the Euro 2016 8 teams have gone back and the usual suspects are through while there were some scary moments and new players thrown in the mix. But one team I would like to concentrate my energy on, whether … Continue reading The Dance of the Icelanders
Football – the global sport. A game which breaks barriers of race, religion and in most cases brings a halt in war torn zones of the world. Football is a simple game. I mean, all you need is a ball, and the aim of the … Continue reading Express Yourself
The year 2017 began with a bang when the big decision was made regarding the FIFA World Cup. Yes, we now will have 48 teams competing for the Jules Rimet trophy in 2026. The new format starts with the 48 teams playing one another in … Continue reading 48 entrants in World Cup 2026 – Boon or bane
I am the greatest, I said that even before I knew I was. Muhammad Ali, the “Louisville Lip” iconic boxer and civil rights champion who coined himself “The Greatest” passed away in Phoenix hospital after failing to recover from respiratory complications. He was 74 young. … Continue reading Ali – The Last Round (1942-2016)
I still remember waking up my dad at 4 am to play my first inter-school match that was going to take place 10 minutes away from home. (Mind you, the scheduled time for the match was 8 am!). Fast forward to the game, we lost … Continue reading Sport at a cost!