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Does a culture of short-termism blight the success of our national football team?‏

Since 1966 the England national football team have been a catastrophic failure.  Next year will be the 50th anniversary since that World Cup win. In that time, Germany have reached the final of a major tournament 11 times, winning 6 trophies – 3 World Cups and 3 European Championships. 733 more words

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(A) Fee for Fair Play

The cesspit that is ‘elite’ football is (un)covered brilliantly every week by David Hills in The Observer, revealing (predominantly in an amusing fashion) the corruption and hypocrisy that these ‘guardians of the beautiful game’ personify and espouse. 100 more words

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Washington signs RB Michael Hill

Michael Hill is back for a second stint with Washington.

Hill, a second-year tailback from Missouri Western, re-signed with Washington on Monday, according to the NFL’s personnel notice. 89 more words

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Philip Wheeler visiting with 49ers

The 49ers’ search for inside linebacking help in the wake of the retirements of Chris Borland and Patrick Willis will include a visit with Philip Wheeler. 152 more words

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Packers reach a deal to keep defensive tackle Letroy Guion

The Packers wanted to sign Letroy Guion all along.

His weird arrest delayed things, but it was a trip to see another team that might have brought it into focus. 111 more words

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Luke Foster Teammates

Luke James Foster is an English semi-professional footballer who plays for Southport as a defender. Foster is currently club captain at Southport and so far has made 39 appearances this season scoring 3 goals and picking up 15 yellow cards. 146 more words

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Exclusive Interview: Luke Foster

Luke James Foster is an English semi-professional footballer who plays for Southport as a defender. After a career that has spanned over 10 years with 13 different clubs, I thought it would be interesting to learn some more things about Luke in relation to his career and his personal life. 416 more words

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