1. Is 2009 The Year of the Cobra In Boxing? Carl Froch Hopes So

    British boxer Carl "The Cobra" Froch has had to wait for everything he has got, this is the fighter who had the indignity of having the top 10 ranked fighters in his division refuse ...

    Russell Horne Written by Russell Horne about almost 6 years ago 101 reads 0 comments

  2. Strength in Number (Ones): The Spanish Goalkeeping "Problem"

    Is there a stronger country in the world than Spain when it comes to the pool of players they have at their disposal in goal? The current custodian of this position is Iker Casillas, ...

    Russell Horne Written by Russell Horne about almost 6 years ago 369 reads 3 comments

  3. UEFA Champions League: What Decides a Final Match?

    The modern era of the Champions League has thrown up some classic final encounters in the years between 2000 and 2007. More often than not, the two best teams of the campaign end up slugging it out for Europe’s top prize, and something has to give..

    Russell Horne Written by Russell Horne about over 6 years ago 1,494 reads 3 comments

  4. Diving in the EPL: A Prejudice Against Foreign Players

    What do Robert Pires and Cristiano Ronaldo have in common? Yes, both are known as the super talented free scoring wingers of Premiership history...

    Russell Horne Written by Russell Horne about over 6 years ago 1,986 reads 17 comments

  5. Reading News: Steve Coppell's Royal Treatment

    If a manager’s achievements are to be judged in relative perspective, then how would Steve Coppell's taking his Reading side to 8th place rank alongside Jose Mourinho's winning ...

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  6. Arsenal FC: What's Gone Right for the Gunners in '07-'08?

    At this stage last season, Arsenal were well behind Premier League leaders Manchester United and could only look to their Cup runs for solace...

    Russell Horne Written by Russell Horne about over 6 years ago 2,307 reads 6 comments