About Thick Accent

I’ve been to Russia twice, invited by President Yeltsin . . . In Italy, I saw Pope John Paul II three times. When I go to Saudi Arabia, King Fahd welcomes me in splendid fashion.

Do you think a head of state will spare that much time for just anyone? That’s respect. They’ve got their power, and I’ve got mine — THE POWER OF FOOTBALL, WHICH IS THE GREATEST POWER THERE IS.

Former FIFA President João Havelange


Borne by the need to express the emotions felt by a football fan, the site was put together on WordPress back in September 2011.


The sole purpose of Thick Accent is to get football fans closer to game one article at a time.

An all-action news blog, we are always on the prowl for the latest and most popular developments in the world of football.


For all commercial and editorial enquiries, please contact us here. We are also available socially via Twitter and Facebook.


Surjit Patowary – Site creator/owner and occasional writer

Sagarneel Chakraborty – Main writer

Prabhat Vaibhav – Main writer

Prahlad Rao – Main writer

Abhay Kartha – Main writer

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