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Euro 2016 has just reached the quarter-final stage and every time there is a major football tournament, there is a surge in the issue of stamps featuring footballers – mostly by countries with little of no presence in major competition finals. 269 more words
The last time I was present at a Manchester United versus Leicester City game at Old Trafford was on March 18th, 1967. I have been to Old Trafford many, many times before and since but only ever once when they played Leicester. 686 more words
Stoke City vs. Chelsea : 27 October 2015.
After Saturday’s narrow loss to West Ham United, here was a chance for immediate redemption. A trip to the Britannia Stadium for a Capital One cup tie against Stoke City offered the chance for a little respite from the travails of our surprising implosion in the league. 2,577 more words
Leicester City striker Shinji Okazaki is reportedly on the initial fifty-nine man shortlist for FIFA’s Ballon D’or.
In a surprise inclusion in the renowned list of the year’s best performing players in world football, Okazaki will be mentioned amongst the likes of Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo and four-time winner Lionel Messi, for the time being at least. 170 more words