Profile

Cover photo
Ben Hayward
Worked at Goal.com
Lives in Barcelona
217 followers|132,584 views
AboutPostsPhotosVideos

Stream

 
Blog posting: Spain, Brazil & the Confederations Cup curse
It was a performance of true champions. Brazil romped to a three-goal victory with some fantastic football to claim the Confederations Cup and immediately looked like favourites to lift the World Cup as well. Only this was not now, but 2005 - and a year later ecstacy was replaced by agony as the fabulous 4-1 over Argentina in Frankfurt was followed up by a sterile showing at Germany 2006.Brilliant Brazil have been here before - and more than once...
1
Bryan Thurston's profile photo
 
Football is an awful game Rugby an Cricket so very much better - Money Money No Sir only poetry can save the world
bryanarchitect@gmeil.com
Add a comment...
 
From Special One to Happy One: How Mourinho turns on the first-day charm - my piece looking at José's presentations at Porto, Chelsea, Inter, Madrid and Chelsea again yesterday
1
3
chukwudi wilson's profile photoMahtab esfahani's profile photo
Add a comment...

Ben Hayward

Shared publicly  - 
1
1
Goal's profile photo
Add a comment...

Ben Hayward

Shared publicly  - 
 
Now beat that, Pep! Bayern brilliance a hard act to follow for Guardiola
2
Add a comment...
 
Mourinho had to go - and Real Madrid will be better off without him
1
1
Liverpool PG's profile photo
Add a comment...

Ben Hayward

Shared publicly  - 
 
Slideshow: David Beckham's 10 most memorable moments on and off the pitch - my look at his career yesterday after his decision to retire at the end of the season
International · America (EN)‎ · United Kingdom (EN)‎ · India (EN)‎ · Ireland (EN)‎ · Malaysia (EN)‎ · Singapore (EN)‎ · Canada (EN)‎ · Australia (EN)‎ · Nigeria (EN)‎ · Ghana (EN)‎ · Kenya (EN)‎ · South Africa (EN)‎ · España (ES)‎ · Argentina (ES)‎ · Colombia (ES)‎ · Chile (ES)‎ · México (ES)‎ ...
1
1
Nair R' V's profile photo
Add a comment...
Have him in circles
217 people
Eric Noveanto's profile photo
GL Strockbine's profile photo
Ed Dove's profile photo
amin lily's profile photo
Dede Sugita's profile photo
Taufiq Hashim's profile photo
Pablo Aro Geraldes's profile photo
Hen Ok's profile photo
daniel amissah awontie's profile photo

Ben Hayward

Shared publicly  - 
 
Latest piece: With Xavi fading, Barcelona must persuade Thiago to stay this summer
3
1
Goal's profile photo
Add a comment...

Ben Hayward

Shared publicly  - 
 
My piece after Mourinho, Falcao, Higuaín, Pellegrini and more said their goodbyes to La Liga on Saturday night
1
Bryan Thurston's profile photo
6 comments
 
ring in the bells of the mountains. shepherds. sheep dogs, of my madonna della cintura-the bells of love friendship, beauty- ring out bloody politics, war, hatred
bryanarchitect@gmail.com
Add a comment...
 
Why Rosell went all out to bring Neymar to Barcelona
2
2
Goal's profile photoHani Al Oraibi's profile photo
Add a comment...
 
Why 'peacemaker' Ancelotti is the right man to replace Mourinho at Real Madrid
2
4
Nel Aguilar's profile photoradwa saleh's profile photo
Add a comment...
 
The man for the big occasion: José Mourinho has won nine out of 10 finals in his coaching career #realmadrid #mourinho #copadelrey  
1
3
Ivan Milicevic's profile photoLiverpool PG's profile photo
Add a comment...

Ben Hayward

Shared publicly  - 
 
Barcelona on course for points record in La Liga, but Guardiola's greats still superior to Tito's team - my piece on the Spanish champions and how they fare against previous sides
1
1
Goal's profile photo
Add a comment...
People
Have him in circles
217 people
Eric Noveanto's profile photo
GL Strockbine's profile photo
Ed Dove's profile photo
amin lily's profile photo
Dede Sugita's profile photo
Taufiq Hashim's profile photo
Pablo Aro Geraldes's profile photo
Hen Ok's profile photo
daniel amissah awontie's profile photo
Work
Occupation
Journalist.
Employment
  • Goal.com
    Spanish Football Writer
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Story
Tagline
Journalist, traveller, international man of mystery.
Introduction
Fun-loving, free-spirited football writer and travel tifoso based in Barcelona.
Bragging rights
Plenty.
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Barcelona
Links
Contributor to