SOCCER

Can anyone stop Manchester City’s dominance this season?

Football fans around the world agreed that this summer transfer window that closed on Aug. 31, 2021, was probably one of, if not, the craziest transfer window ever in the history of football. With the two GOATs moving away, several homecomings, and expensive transfers, this transfer window was just unbelievable…


SOCCER

Recapping the best stories Euro 2020 has to offer.

Despite being postponed for a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, one of the most celebrated football is finally here. All eyes are now on Europe as the continent is now in the middle of the star-studded, full of sparkles UEFA Euro 2020.

During this tournament, The Amateurs will recap…


NBA

A proud collaboration project between The Amateurs and ATTL Basket, txtanakbasket, and Tripit Basketball.

In an unusual season of basketball due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the NBA MVP race is also filled with unusual candidates amongst the many listed. Nikola Jokic, Joel Embiid, and Giannis Antetokounmpo are non-American players, who are at the forefront of a race of being the best player in an…


Who’s playing the best Premier League football right now? How about COVID-19 impact on the league? Our writers have their say…

Already halfway through, the Premier League offers a footballing entertainment we’ve been longing to accompany our days of self-quarantine and social distancing. We asked our editorial team to give their opinion on what’s going on in the league and predict what could happen in the second half of the season…


Celebrating 36 years of basketball greatness in a form of a kid from Akron.

More than three decades ago, LeBron James was born from the womb of a 16-year-old mom with no father figure in his life. No one knew what the future holds for him. Yet, since joining the NBA in 2003, James believes his talent will not just make an impact on…


Indonesia’s finest #NBATwitter fans join forces to talk about what they love the most, basketball.

With only a few days away from the start of NBA basketball, we sat down with ATTL Basket and txtanakbasket (virtually, in a physically distanced manner) to predict what will happen in the delayed 2020–21 season. There will be intriguing questions with thought-provoking answers, Nashville hot c̶h̶i̶c̶k̶e̶n̶ takes, and of…


We select five different football clubs across Europe that are tailored for FM veterans and newcomers who want more challenges.

Football Manager is back! Sports Interactive issued the latest version of the Football Manager game, Football Manager 21 on November 10th, 2020. It is time for managers all around the world to suit your suites, say goodbye to your real life because you will get into the FM21 world.

It…


Gorgeous, Ginormous, Gabriel.

At the age of 22, Gabriel Magalhães has become one of the most promising prospects in Europe and Arsenal successfully signed him for 30 Million Euros, beating the likes of Paris Saint-Germain, Napoli, and Everton. This is huge for them, considering the potential Gabriel has shown last year in Lille…


Tereliminasinya Boston Celtics di postseason musim ini membuat Danny Ainge harus berpikir keras untuk mencari potongan puzzle yang dibutuhkan oleh tim.

Boston Celtics yang diunggulkan untuk melesat ke NBA Playoffs Finals setelah menumbangkan sang juara bertahan Toronto Raptors, harus takluk oleh tim muda Miami Heat besutan Erik Spolestra 4–2 dalam seri best of seven pada NBA Eastern Conference Finals musim ini.

Di satu sisi, ketika musim 2019/20 baru bergulir dengan hampir…


Menilik kebangkitan peran yang dianggap sudah lama terkubur dalam-dalam.

Belakangan pemberitaan di media massa diramaikan oleh isu Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan akan mengeluarkan mata pelajaran sejarah dari kurikulum SMA di Indonesia. Walaupun beberapa waktu kemudian hal tersebut dibantah sendiri oleh Menteri Nadiem Makarim bahwa hal tersebut masih merupakan pembahasan di Focus Group Discussion kurikulum sekolah.

Kenyataan terdapat pandangan bahwa…

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