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Top Five European Qualifier Upsets

As we prepare for Ireland to do battle with world champions Germany, Conor Heffernan looks back on the top five European qualifier upsets. Let’s hope we’ll be adding another upset tonight. Last night Iceland beat Holland 2-0 at home. Limiting the Dutch to just four shots on target, the Icelandic team reminded us that football can be a fickle game. …

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Catalonia – The Greatest Team You’ve Never Seen

There are many great teams across the world of football, but is there an unknown team that could be better than any other? “Only people who have a state feel comfortable with their structures, with their national teams. In that case there is no politics. But in our case, I can’t support my national team – the Catalan national team …

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Alfredo Di Stéfano – Farewell To Real Madrid’s Favourite Son

News had been trickling in over the weekend as to the wellbeing of footballing legend Alfredo Di Stéfano, but sadly it was confirmed on Monday that the Real Madrid legend had passed away. He suffered a heart attack close to Real’s Bernabeu Stadium late last Saturday evening.  The world takes note and says a fond farewell to a true legend of the …

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Is Diego Costa Overrated?

Acoording to various reports Diego Costa’s move to Chelsea is all but done, but in the wake of a subdued finish to his club season and a less than impressive World Cup with Spain, the question should be asked; is Jose Mourinho really getting a world class striker? Jack Cahill discusses. Diego Costa is a name that  became well known …

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