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Zambia still have work to earn respect they deserve

Posted January 21, 2013 by bsd987

When not twelve months ago Zambia came to Libreville to conquer Africa — or at least what was left to conquer after dispatching of Senegal, Libya, the hosts in the form of Equatorial Guinea, Sudan, and Ghana whilst in Bata—there was a sense that something was different. Chipolopolo Boys were not just playing with the [...]

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Italy-Serbia Fiasco: UEFA punishes Slovenia, Estonia, N. Ireland, Faroe Islands
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Italy-Serbia Fiasco: UEFA punishes Slovenia, Estonia, N. Ireland, Faroe Islands

Posted October 29, 2010 by bsd987

UEFA’s decision to award Italy with a 3-0 win is not fair no matter how you look at it, and I don’t care what Serbia think. Serbian fans crossed the line; their actions were against the better interest of sport, and the punishment that Serbia received is just. Serbia deserves to forfeit the match and [...]

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“THE BEST SINCE HUGO SANCHEZ THEY’VE HAD…”
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“THE BEST SINCE HUGO SANCHEZ THEY’VE HAD…”

Posted August 31, 2010 by

IN THAT COUNTRY.”- FA COMMUNITY SHIELD BROADCAST, AUGUST 08th 2010. It’s no small boots to fill. After all, FIFA named Hugo Sanchez as the best Mexican player of all time, and included him in the FIFA 100, a list of the best 100 players in the game’s history. So, how did a young man who [...]

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Middlesbrough’s Relegation Battle on Verge of Failure
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Middlesbrough’s Relegation Battle on Verge of Failure

Posted February 27, 2009 by bsd987

It’s been more than half a year since Middlesbrough went to Anfield and almost secured the biggest shocker of the season. Sure, it was only the second match of the campaign, but Boro never wins the crucial match. Manager Gareth Southgate predicted a trip to Europe before the season. After an opening victory at the [...]

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Beckham and the MLS: success or failure
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Beckham and the MLS: success or failure

Posted October 18, 2008 by blackmapleleaf

Taking an in-depth look at the David Beckham and MLS partnership. Has this situation accomplished what it set out to do?

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Red Rover- Red Rover Send Blackburn Right Over
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Red Rover- Red Rover Send Blackburn Right Over

Posted October 29, 2007 by Trevor

by Trevor Freeman With the San Francisco 49ers out of the playoff hunt in October for another season and college basketball still a couple weeks away, I figured it was time to talk about my newest sporting love.  The Blackburn Rovers.  That’s right, not only have I not written for our site for over a [...]

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Is This The Start Of A True Summertime Competition?
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Is This The Start Of A True Summertime Competition?

Posted August 19, 2007 by Trevor

By Trevor Freeman Many have scoffed at the viability of Major League Soccer since its inception in 1994.  There has always been a dismissive “this won’t rate any higher on the sports spectrum than Arena Football” tone towards it.  Names like “Real” Salt Lake, “F.C.” Dallas and D.C. “United” were both comedic and a little [...]

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Beckham Experiment will fail
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Beckham Experiment will fail

Posted August 10, 2007 by Scotty15

Soccer superstar David “Bend It Like” Beckham won’t revive soccer in the United States.

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