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England’s Excuses Part Three: A Foreign Manager

After the formation of The English Football Association in 1863, it is insane that the nation that gave the greatest sport to the world could not find a native, adequate enough at the art of coaching, to take charge of the national team in 2001. 1,906 more words

Sven-Goran Eriksson: Diego Simeone Patut Jadi Panutan

Sven-Goran Eriksson: Diego Simeone Patut Jadi Panutan

Mantan pelatih Simeone ketika di Lazio terkesan dengan pencapaian arsitek berpaspor Argentina tersebut setelah berhasil menjadikan Atletico menjadi salah satu kekuatan baru di Eropa…

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DAILY QUOTE 04.28.16

“The greatest barrier to success is the fear of failure.”

– Sven Goran Eriksson


England's World Cup 2006 - winks, WAGs and woe

This weekend England visit Germany for a friendly in Berlin. With that in mind and as this summer marks 10 years since the 2006 World Cup on German soil, we take a 10-step look back at England’s involvement in the tournament. 2,324 more words


The best obtainable snapshot of impending doom in Hong Kong

This blog post can also be read at SCMP.COM

It is a rare thing these days to find oneself at liberty to read an entire day’s newspaper in a sitting. 874 more words


What if Lionel Messi was English?...

WARNING : This is a parody piece. Don't take it too seriously, it's not real life. Apart from the end bit...

Somewhere on some plane of existence is a dimension almost exactly the same as the one we exist in; apart from one tiny detail. 585 more words

Blatter si Platini, pedeapsa redusa, dar doar cu 2 ani

* Asa cum se face mereu inaintea unei incoronari (evident, vorbesc de presedintia Fifa), se acorda gratieri, dispense de pedepse, semne de bunavointa. Asa si acum: Comisia de apel a Federatiei internationale de fotbal a redus, cu 2 zile inaintea congresului de alegere a presedintelui, suspendarile lui Sepp Blatter si Michel Platini de la 8 la 6 ani. 449 more words