1. Steve McClaren: Signing Nashat Akram Is Your Best Decision Yet

    When Iraq shocked the Asian football world by beating Saudi Arabia in the 2007 Asian Cup final, I had expected many of the Iraqi football players to gravitate into the European leagues...

    Bobby Chew Written by Bobby Chew about over 8 years ago 905 reads 3 comments

  2. The Bundesliga comes down to the Final Day - Will Wolfsburg Triumph?

    While Bayern Munich players were trying to get used to the management style and new age thinking of Juergen Klinsmann, three other teams tried to prise away the Bundesliga title from them...

    Bobby Chew Written by Bobby Chew about over 8 years ago 109 reads 2 comments

  3. How Liverpool Lost the Premier League

    We've read about how Liverpool let the title slip away. We saw the frustration spill over when Jamie Carragher was involved in a shoving match with Alvaro Arbeloa in the weekend's match against West Brom...

    Bobby Chew Written by Bobby Chew about over 8 years ago 1,031 reads 4 comments

  4. Parking the Bus: Wigan and Steve Bruce's Only Game Plan

    Parking the bus? How is that relevant to football?The first time I heard and read about this word was from former Soccernet columnist, Phil Ball...

    Bobby Chew Written by Bobby Chew about over 8 years ago 3,135 reads 6 comments

  5. Relegation Battle Heats Up for Newcastle and Middlesbrough

    The relegation battle heats up with Newcastle and Middlesbrough fighting to avoid the drop. The fact that Hull City lost their match against Stoke City means that neither team should settle for a draw...

    Bobby Chew Written by Bobby Chew about over 8 years ago 70 reads 0 comments

  6. World Football Teams of the Decade

    As we are in year 2009 and approaching the end of a decade, it would be appropriate to compile a list of football team of the decade...

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  7. TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and Leixoes SC

    Every season, there will be a club or two which exceed expectations and surprises everyone in football. Looking around all the major European leagues, the usual big clubs are seen in the top tier of their respective leagues...

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  8. Phil Gartside's Two-Tiered Premier League Proposal: Is It a Good Thing?

    Bolton Wanderers chairman Phil Gartside, an influential member of the Football Association board, has put together a blueprint that is being circulated among key figures within the game...

    Bobby Chew Written by Bobby Chew about over 8 years ago 278 reads 2 comments

  9. Chelsea's 1997 FA Cup Winning Side: Where Are They Now?

    The 1997 FA Cup Final took place on May 17 1997 at Wembley Stadium and was won by Chelsea with a 2–0 victory over Middlesborough...

    Bobby Chew Written by Bobby Chew about over 8 years ago 2,747 reads 3 comments