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Samaje Perine breaks Melvin Gordon's FBS single-game rushing record

Incredibly, it only took one week for Melvin Gordon’s mighty FBS single-game rushing record of 408 yards to fall, and it came at the hands of Oklahoma freshman Samaje Perine. 197 more words

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Impoliteness Strategies in Post-Football Match Interviews

Playing offensively – an MA research paper for a seminar on interpersonal pragmatics. 448 more words

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Simple is best

Thanks to Lytham for making the long trek up to Thornton. Well done to their lads for keeping going. It may seem like a long season but they play with plenty of spirit. 86 more words

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Dinamo Zagreb vs Hajduk Split match abandoned as fans and players boycott tie

Hajduk Split refused to play Dinamo Zagreb yesterday afternoon in the Eternal Derby after approximately 50 supporters were blacklisted from the MaksimirĀ Stadium.

Croatian media had reported that out of the 1,000 travelling supporters, 50 of these who made the trip from the Adriatic coast were listed as troublemakers, barring them from entering the stadium. 483 more words

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Tony Yeboah Wonder Goal

We were advisedĀ that Tony Yeboah’s ‘thronker’ for Leeds United v Wimbledon on 21 August 1995 should have made the cut in the history of the Premier League’s early years, so here it is with Martin Tyler’s brilliant commentary. 6 more words

Brad Jones caught sleeping on Liverpool bench during Crystal Palace defeat

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You could hardly blame Liverpool fans for wanting to switch off during the dismal defeat to Crystal Palace, but shouldn’t substitute goalkeeper Brad Jones know better? 108 more words

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10 challenges every amateur Ladies Football team face every season.

1. ‘Can we get a pretty kit?’

Between fixing our hair on the field or wearing leggings because our tan isn’t right. How we look even when we are all sweaty and covered in mud is of the upmost importance. 546 more words