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The day I met Sven

I earlier posted an entry about the moment City won the title, well what I am about to speak about now is probably my second favourite footballing moment, the day I met Sven-Goran Eriksson. 581 more words

Man City

Chinese Super League starts

The 2015 Chinese Super League kicked off on Saturday and the most interesting team on display on the first day was Shanghai SIPG.

There was a definite buzz about the return of Dario Conca to China. 776 more words

Chinese Super League

Brendan Rodgers - Man Manager Extraordinaire

   Ever since Sir Alex Ferguson uttered those famous words; “my greatest challenge was knocking Liverpool right off their fucking perch,” the Anfield club have gone through numerous managers. 1,004 more words


Leadership the Sven-Göran Eriksson Way

How to Turn Your Team Into Winners

Julian Birkinshaw, Stuart Crainer, 2004, Capstone

I must say, I only bought this book, because I had a big loud laugh, when I saw that someone based a leadership book on the guy, who made himself a complete pariah with different affairs during his time as England’s manager culminating in his demission, because he believed a journalist, pretending to be a sheik, that he would be the new manager of Aston Villa after an Arab takeover. 234 more words


Lampard Announces International Retirement

The 36-year-old midfielder has hung up his international boots, calling time on a mixed England career which lasted 15 years in which he earned 106 caps while scoring 29 goals. 447 more words


Elephants Stun Japan

by Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (June 14th 2014)

Elephants Never Forget

Sabri Lamouchi may have failed to lead the Ivory Coast to glory in the African Cup of Nations, but he saw the Elephants come from behind to beat Japan 2-1 in the last of four World Cup matches today. 257 more words

China: Guangzhou R&F win the Guangzhou derby

Sven Goran Eriksson’s Guangzhou R&F beat champions Marcelo Lippi’s Guangzhou Evergrande 1-0 in the Guangzhou derby. Moroccan striker Abderrazak Hamdallah (pictured) scored the winning goal.