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soccer

This Gordon Ramsay-Jose Mourinho Meme is Perfect

The way Ramsay treats kids vs. adults on his cooking shows exactly matches Mourinho's managing style.
Liam Daniel Pierce
10.5.18
loogie life

Jamie Carragher Suspended from Sky Sports After Spitting at Heckler

The former Liverpool player and current Sky Sports commentator spat at a man and his daughter after being provoked with taunts about Manchester United's win.
Liam Daniel Pierce
3.14.18
the special one

Man United Sent Scout to Iceland, Turns Out the Match Was in Qatar

Jose Mourinho with the intelligence report.
Liam Daniel Pierce
11.9.17
the legend of golden balls

How David Beckham Became Football’s First Truly Global Brand

Though many players of the nineties and noughties were at least as iconic as Beckham, and some more talented, ‘Golden Balls’ broke the corporate mould like no other. Here’s how he ceased to be a footballer and became a brand instead.
Will Magee
7.7.17
football kits

Why Are People So Obsessed With New Soccer Kits?

Despite the fact that kit launches are little more than PR stunts and the strips themselves are increasingly generic, the circus which surrounds the arrival of new kits still thrives. Why are we still interested?
Will Magee
7.5.17
top flight tinnies

When Manchester United and Liverpool Launched Their Own Lagers, and Failed

While it may seem implausible now, some of the biggest clubs in England once attempted to brand their own tinnies. Accused of encouraging hooliganism and drunkenness, they were forced to back down.
Ryan Herman
6.19.17
soccer

The Big Six EPL Teams Want To Take Money From The Bottom 14

The Big Six think they deserve a bigger share of the international TV revenue, but it's a shortsighted ploy that might backfire.
Aaron Gordon
6.8.17
dirk kuyt

5 Years and An Eredivisie Title Later, Liverpool Fans Still Love Dirk Kuyt

Despite a fairly average goal tally and only one major trophy in six years of service, Dirk Kuyt is a character who resonates with Liverpool fans and, vice versa, seems to appreciate the Scouse way of life.
Will Magee
5.16.17
soccer

Spurs Successfully Defend White Hart Lane For the Last Time

Spurs fans were lit
Liam Daniel Pierce
5.14.17
shite derby streaks

Soccer Clubs’ Worst Ever Streaks Against Their Derby Rivals

With Atletico Madrid suffering yet more pain in Europe at the hands of intra-city rivals Real, we take a look at the worst derby streaks of all time.
Will Magee
5.10.17
antisemitism in english football

Trying To Get Our Heads Around Mark Bosnich’s Nazi Salute At White Hart Lane

While most people remember Bosnich as the cherubic goalkeeper with the stonking cocaine habit, his most controversial moment in football is often overlooked or ignored.
Will Magee
5.4.17
i keano

​The Roy Keane Conundrum: Fragile Masculinity and Selective Nostalgia

Given the dominance of the Manchester United side he captained, it is easy to conflate Roy Keane's aggression with his ability to motivate. But this does not mean that his brand of ultra-masculine football would work in 2017.
Tom Victor
5.2.17
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