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What a great day for football, all we need is some green grass and a ball. – Bill Shankly http://dlvr.it/Knmvp2


Why Is Louis Van Gaal Still Manager Of Manchester United?

Louis van Gaal is still sitting on the throne at Manchester United.

Nobody really understands why, apart from maybe Ed Woodward. Van Gaal should have been van Gone weeks ago. 684 more words


Pitched Battles

As this year has just begun, I would like to recall an important event that was hotly debated in cricketing circles. ICC (International Cricket Council), the governing body of cricket rated the Nagpur pitch used for the 3rd test match in the recently concluded India v South Africa series as ‘poor’. 1,035 more words


Aim high...

Aim for the sky and you’ll reach the ceiling. Aim for the ceiling and you’ll stay on the floor.  -Bill Shankly


Ref! On the manager-go-round

The candid thoughts of Premier League referee Colin Preece, as recorded by our eavesdropping mole in the Duck and Peasant.


That’s right, Dave, only one subject to talk about today: the manager-go-round. 514 more words


Jose Mourinho & Chelsea: The Odd Couple

(Jose waves goodbye to Chelsea again, probably for the last time, but who really knows?)

For a while it was a match made in heaven. Jose and Chelsea had a passionate marriage which lasted three years and only ended in divorce when the bubble appeared to have burst and the passion went out of it. 731 more words