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Arrogance: A Deeply Rooted Trait within English Football

Reading an article by Barry Ferguson of all people got me thinking of the arrogant nature of those down south when it comes to football. Every weekend of the league season I read comments on social media from fans happy to shout about possessing the ‘best league in the world’. They simply dismiss all other… Continue reading Arrogance: A Deeply Rooted Trait within English Football

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Wishful Thinking Costs Celtic Historic Win

On their Champions League travels over the years Celtic have struggled massively; avoiding defeat only twice in 25 efforts, with one win to their name over that period. However, last night in West Germany the Scottish champions could, and should have left with all three points. All the build up to this match placed Gladbach… Continue reading Wishful Thinking Costs Celtic Historic Win

European Headlines · Scottish Football

Celtic Stop City Superstars

Back at European football’s top table after a three year absence, Celtic are definitely making up for lost time. The support has longed to have those special nights back at Parkhead, and wow, they were treated to another Euro classic. Facing England’s top team, spearheaded by mastermind Pep Guardiola, Celtic matched the multi-millionaires in what… Continue reading Celtic Stop City Superstars

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Magic Murray Downs Japan

Britain began the defence of their Davis Cup crown at the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham infront of a passionate home support. The ‘Barmy Army’ were in great voice throughout the tie, and welcomed Andy Murray, accompanied by team captain Leon Smith, on day one, with a rapturous roar. His opponent, Taro Daniel, the world number… Continue reading Magic Murray Downs Japan

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Wembley adopts the Tricolore as football unites agianst Terrorism

The iconic Wembley arch illumated red, white and blue. The tricolore adopted by thousands inside the stadium. Together as one. The football world united against terrorism 4 days removed from the attrocities in Paris; it says a lot about the power of sport. To quote one of the world’s greatest ever minds, Mandela said: ‘Sport… Continue reading Wembley adopts the Tricolore as football unites agianst Terrorism