Tag Archives: England

The Great Diving Debate

Once again the issue of diving is back in the media glare and once again Liverpool’s Luis Suarez has been held up as an example of everything that is bad in a modern day footballer.  Diving is a “cancer” says … Continue reading

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Three Things We Learnt From Euro 2012

It’s eight days after the final of Euro 2012. The dust has settled on what was, in the main, a fantastic international tournament. Plenty of goals, some surprises along the way, some fantastic skill, drama and, of course, a few … Continue reading

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There Can Be Only One Super Mario!

Twenty three days after co-hosts Poland kicked off the action with a 1-1 draw against Greece, Euro 2012 is rapidly reaching its Grand Finale. There are just hours to go before Spain face off against Italy in Kiev’s Olympic Stadium … Continue reading

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Euro 2012: Last Four Standing!

The quarter finals are over and we’re down to four nations competing for European glory. Spain, Portugal, Germany and Italy remain, nations that are no strangers to success on the biggest stages of International football. Between them they have won … Continue reading

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Euro 2012 Quarter Finals: Some Shocks in Store?

In earlier posts I had a stab at predicting who would make the last eight and, after all has been said and done, I emerged with a prediction accuracy of 50%. While this ain’t much to shout about, it isn’t … Continue reading

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Euro 2012: Taking a Breather

The Group stage is at an end, twelve frenetic days and forty-eight pulsating games later and we have arrived at our first rest-day. With no Euro action for us to feast on this evening, many face a night of classic … Continue reading

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There’s More Going On Than Just The Euros – Barclays Premier League Update

With all eyes focussed on Poland and Ukraine, it would be easy to assume that there is nothing else happening in the world of football at the moment. Fantastic as it is to have a month of practically non-stop, international … Continue reading

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