WTF story of the day


Soccer

If you had seen or or even read this . Would you have ever bet anything on reading this today? Sunderland manager Roy Keane has opened the door for a sensational swoop to bring former arch-rival Patrick Viera to the club from Inter Milan.  ( from BBC Sport ) What’s next? Zizou nominating Materazzi for Player of the […]

October 4, 2008

Myfootballclub.blogspot.com anyone?


Dreams, Random Links, Soccer

Website MyFootballClub has achieved its target of recruiting 50,000 fans – only three months after launching its bid to take over a football club. Four clubs have already approached the website, which will now collect £35 from each member towards a £1.4m takeover fund to buy a club. Members will have the right to vote […]

August 2, 2007

90 Minutes for Mandela


beautiful game, Soccer, Zizou

The world’s top soccer stars, past and present, are turning out in ’90 Minutes for Mandela’ to celenbrate Mandiba’s 89th birthday – an Africa XI vs a Rest of the World XI During his incarceration Mr Mandela used to watch the Makana FA games from his cell window, until the authorities built a wall to […]

July 18, 2007

Champions!


Real Madrid, Soccer, Zizou

It’s been a long time coming, but it’s finally here! Real Madrid have won La Liga on the final day of the most exciting title chase in recent times – anywhere in Europe! A fairy tale finish for Beckham, cheered on by Nadal and Tom Cruise. Reyes comes on a substitute to score the equaliser […]

June 17, 2007

Zidane, Schumi at French GP


F1, Random Links, Soccer, Zizou

From here Michael Schumacher will drive French footballing legend Zinedine Zidane around a lap of the Magny-Cours circuit when the two attend the French Grand Prix next month. Former Real Madrid and France ace Zidane has been announced as the guest of honour at his country’s home grand prix and will make his appearance on […]

May 28, 2007

First Love


Humor, love, Narcissism, relationships, self portrait, Soccer

The earliest memory I have of her is from ’82 or so (yeah, I am ancient – that’s where all the wisdom comes from) – someone in my society introduced me to her. The first meeting did not leave a very strong impression and I didn’t expect her to become what she means to me […]

May 22, 2007