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The Scotland Conundrum

After being thoroughly thrashed by Slovakia on Tuesday, having already dropped points at home to Lithuania, Scotland’s hopes for finally qualifying for the first time in 18 years are already fading away, accompanied with increased pressure on the ever-present if not-so-revolutionary Gordon Strachan, with ex-Celtic striker Chris Sutton remarking that Strachan doesn’t look like he wants to be there. And while …

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The Italian Giggs

For any outfield footballer, playing until the age of forty is a remarkable achievement. It is even more extraordinary if they have played for the same football club for their whole career, the loyalty alone is something very special. Ryan Giggs is of course the player that springs to mind when such a record is discussed and rightly so. He …

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Pictures of John Terry’s girlfriend

                                     John George Terry is an English expert footballer who plays for and Chelsea captains.   He generally plays as a centre back.   He was also English national football team captain, holding the post from 2006 August to 2010 February, and again …

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Summer loving – Revisiting Wales’ Euro 2016 Campaign

Bosnia-Herzegovina 2-0 Wales. 10/10/15. The full time whistle blew. The news trickled in. Wales had forfeited their unbeaten record in the Euro 2016 qualifiers, and a proud nation exploded with joy. The 58 year wait for qualification to a major tournament finally had an expiry date thanks to a 2-1 Cyprus victory over Israel. Decades of false dawns, negligence, mismanagement and apathy faded …

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5 Things to Do During an International Break.

Yes, dear friends, it is that dreaded time again. A gloomy, unforgiving time. A painful two week period hidden in plain sight on any footballing calendar. A time that lurks ominously in the background, watching as we joyously indulge in the marvel of club football, waiting for its time to strike. We all knew it was coming, we knew months …

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Pictures of James Rodriguez’s girlfriend

            Daniela Ospina, James Rodriguez wife name.   She is really hot.   They met with the help of her brother, David Ospina, Colombia goalkeeper and quickly hit it off.   James and Daniela eventually got married.   After a few years baby Salome was born, and even though she is adorable, we cannot support …

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Top 5 Friendliest Footballers Of All Times

Top 5 Friendliest Footballers Of All Times

We got you one of the coolest lists that we have ever done, and it is not because the others aren’t cool. Is because today we will talk about the coolest footballers, the friendliest footballers of the game. Those guys that are known for being true gentlemen inside and outside the field. Some are still playing, and some are not. …

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Respect for Rooney

In recent weeks Wayne Rooney has been greatly criticised for his current football form from fans, the media and pundits. I would be the first to say, and I am sure Wayne would agree, that at present he is not ‘firing on all cylinders’ and he has struggled to make an impact on the pitch recently. However, to write him …

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Win a copy of Soccer Science book

Win a Copy of Soccer Science – Groundbreaking Research into the Beautiful Game

To celebrate the launch of Tony Strudwick’s excellent new book, Soccer Science, we’ve got 3 copies to give away exclusively at Footy Blog! In this insightful and incredibly thorough book, Manchester United’s Head of Athletic Development Tony Strudwick draws on his abundance of experience working with top players and coaches to bring this ultimate science-based football guide. Improve your players’ …

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Pictures of Isco’s girlfriend

                                                          Meet Victoria Calderon Montanez, she is really lovely girlfriend of attacking midfield who plays for Real Madrid Francisco Roman Alarcon Suarez.   He starts his career at Valencia, playing initially in …

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The Business of Football

Football is becoming more like a business and less like a sport everyday. There is of course the argument that football has resembled a business for a long time now – games scheduled for TV to increase viewing figures, transfers from one club to another, advertising prevalent around stadiums and sponsors on shirts, not to mention the extreme volumes of money players …

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Challenge our Refs

It’s a multi-million pound business, a global sport watched by all walks of life, the stakes are so high an incorrect decision could mean the difference between winning the league and considerable income or being relegated, and worse, going into liquidation. On this basis, isn’t it time we put an end to referee inconsistency as well as continuous errors, and …

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League Cup Draws Very Interesting Indeed!

The latest rounds of the league cup took place this week, with the Third Round being played in England and the Quarter Finals in Scotland. A few more minnows have been defeated in their heroic cup runs, and now it is mainly the top teams fighting for a place in the upcoming rounds over the course of the season. In …

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All Goals From MLS Week 30

All Goals From MLS Week 30 Chicago Fire (2) vs. D.C. United (2) Indirect free kick in the box? Everyone on the line! It didn't work for Chicago. 1-0 @DCUnited. #CHIvDC https://t.co/frRCvwPxVC — Major League Soccer (@MLS) September 17, 2016 That didn't last long. Cocis equalizes for @ChicagoFire with the near post header. #CHIvDC https://t.co/Vn9g6Jd5Ct — Major League Soccer (@MLS) …

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