1. The Good (Kaka), The Bad, and The Ugly (Bellamy)

    The combination of his selfishness and underhanded methods enabled Craig Bellamy to: a) make a mockery of the current contractual system, b) let down the thousands of fans who had ...

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  2. Is It Time To Close the 'Transfer' Window?

    I have heard several comments from 'experts' that in the event that the Kaka transfer goes through and at the widely estimated fee of £100 million, then this can only be good for the English game...

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  3. 2012 Olympic Games: Great Britain Football Team

    With the 2012 Olympic Games to take place in London, there is a growing demand that we should enter a Great British football team comprising of players from England, N.Ireland, Wales, and Scotland...

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  4. Are Our Kids Over Coached, Under Coached, or Wrongly Coached ?

    As a follow-up to my recent article on here regarding the future of the game I would state the following. As a youngster growing up in a poor suburb of London, England football as we know it today at the grass root level simply did not exist...

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  5. Football: Is the English Game As We Have Known It Dying?

    England introduced the 'modern' game of football back in the 1850s. Since then, apart from winning the World Cup in 1966, we have achieved nothing on the world stage...

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