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Toppo’s Top Tens – Moments of 2010

As 2010 nears its end and 2011 draws ever closer, there’s no better time to reflect on the world of football during the last 12 months. The main event of the year was of course the football World Cup in South Africa, … Continue reading

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How do you solve a problem like Wayne Rooney?

Andrew Lloyd-Webber take note – your droopy looking face, yet extremely large bank balance could be interested in a musical based around a 24 year old ‘coatto’ who’s done it all…. Played around the world for club and country. Earnt … Continue reading

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That was the World Cup that was…

Every World Cup in my lifetime can be etched by specific memories. Even purely from an England point of view these moments can be elements of time where joy was the overriding feature – there’s Michael Owen’s goal against Argentina, David Beckham’s … Continue reading

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Ten years on…what would hindsight say about England 0 Algeria 0?

It was a mild summer evening in mid-2010. The ill-fated Con-Dem government were months away from their infamous cock-up, and all was content with England and their people. Someone brought a pint costing £3.60 from a public house in central … Continue reading

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