Category: Venezuela

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10 Venezuelan Wonderkids To Watch Out For In 2021

10 Venezuelan Wonderkids To Watch Out For In 2021

By Jordan Florit. After months of uncertainty, one postponement, and a last-minute press conference announcing its start at four days’ notice, the [...]
Oliver Cawthorne: Loughborough University’s Venezuelan Defender With International Ambition

Oliver Cawthorne: Loughborough University’s Venezuelan Defender With International Ambition

By Jordan Florit. In 2020, Loughborough University was once again widely recognised as Britain’s best for sport and topped the QS World University [...]
How Darwin Machís Became The Standout Player For Venezuela And Granada

How Darwin Machís Became The Standout Player For Venezuela And Granada

By Jordan Florit. Can a player have a breakthrough year at the age of 27, amid a worldwide pandemic and after five loans in six years? And can they [...]
Key Keepers Return And Almiron Ndaipóri Khyhjé? – South American World Cup Qualifiers Preview & Squads

Key Keepers Return And Almiron Ndaipóri Khyhjé? – South American World Cup Qualifiers Preview & Squads

By Louis Smith. The most competitive World Cup qualifiers return this week -- the Conmebol World Cup qualifiers. Keep yourself updated with a previ [...]
Players To Watch, Squads & Fixtures As World Cup Qualifiers Begin In South America

Players To Watch, Squads & Fixtures As World Cup Qualifiers Begin In South America

By Louis Smith. After months of drama and postponements, the South American World Cup qualifiers finally get underway this week. Originally they we [...]
“Everything Happens For A Reason”: The International Goalkeeper In The Spanish Third Tier

“Everything Happens For A Reason”: The International Goalkeeper In The Spanish Third Tier

By Jordan Florit. Earlier this year as her 30th birthday approached, Andrea Tovar had achieved all but one dream of any little girl who hopes to on [...]
Manuel ‘Chente’ Molina On Football In Lara State, Deportivo Lara, And Moving To Caracas FC

Manuel ‘Chente’ Molina On Football In Lara State, Deportivo Lara, And Moving To Caracas FC

By Dominic José Bisogno. Venezuelan football is full of fallen and risen titans. Caracas FC’s decade long trophy drought only reaffirmed how succes [...]
Floods, Faith, And Football: Yerliane Moreno’s Journey From The Brink To Spain’s Top Flight

Floods, Faith, And Football: Yerliane Moreno’s Journey From The Brink To Spain’s Top Flight

By Jordan Florit. In July 2015, 10-foot floods submerged the Venezuelan town of Guasdualito. It was the worst flooding in Apure State for over 20 y [...]
COVID And Football In Venezuela: How The Pandemic Showed The Emperors Were Never Clothed

COVID And Football In Venezuela: How The Pandemic Showed The Emperors Were Never Clothed

By Jordan Florit. Two days before President Nicolás Maduro announced a nationwide quarantine on 17 March, the Venezuelan Football Federation (FVF) [...]
Juan García Rivas: The South American Goal Machine You’ve Never Heard Of

Juan García Rivas: The South American Goal Machine You’ve Never Heard Of

By Jordan Florit. Pelé and Romário of Brazil. Alfredo Di Stefano and Gabriel Batistuta of Argentina. Names from ages past -- the great goalscorers [...]
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