The Debate Over FIFA’s World Cup Expansion Plans

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FIFA President Gianni Infantino has had his plans to expand the World Cup from 2026 onwards approved. This will mean major changes to the structuring of the competition. There will be 16 groups with 3 teams in each, where the top two in each group will advance to the Round of 32. These new plans […] READ MORE


Bob Bradley At Swansea City: Three Players Who Can Benefit

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Swansea City announced the arrival of their new manager this week, as Bob Bradley takes over from Francesco Guidolin. Bradley becomes the first American to manage a Premier League side and he knows that his appointment may come with a period of doubt from those involved. “I’m not an American manager, I’m a football manager”, Bradley said […] READ MORE


British Players Abroad: Gary Lineker

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The first in a new series focusing on British footballers who have plied their trade abroad looks at Gary Lineker, and his three years at Barcelona. READ MORE





Ten Players Ignored by England

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A look at the mercurial talents of some of the players ignored by England over the years, as the latest batch stake their claim for a place at Euro 2016. READ MORE


Footballers Taken Too Early

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A look at a number of footballers taken too early, and in some instances while they were still in the middle of their playing careers. READ MORE


The Argentina 1986 World Cup Squad was Much More than Diego Maradona

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The 1986 World Cup will always be remembered for one man: Diego Armando Maradona. Without doubt, he was the star of the tournament and Argentina’s talisman as they became world champions for the second time. Throughout the tournament he took most of the headlines for a whole host of reasons. However, sometimes the narrative about […] READ MORE