epub |eng | 2021-08-17 | Author:Simon Kuper [Kuper, Simon]

An opponent is coming at you . . . the ball is bouncing or there’s a curve on it, and you have to pass it into the wind to somebody ...
( Category: Soccer August 24,2021 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Matt Oldfield & Tom Oldfield [Oldfield, Matt]

( Category: Soccer August 13,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jeff Connor

As he had two years earlier in the same arena when England reached the end of another long and winding road and lifted the Jules Rimet trophy, Bobby Charlton wept ...
( Category: Soccer August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-08-28 | Author:Steven Gerrard [Gerrard, Steven]

The honest voice in me still needed to be heard and I conceded: I keep saying to myself, ‘How and why?’ There are no answers because it was a slip. ...
( Category: Soccer August 6,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2018-05-14 | Author:Roger Bennett & Michael Davies [Bennett, Roger]

The USA hosted the tournament desperate to avoid the humiliation of becoming the first home team unable to safely navigate the opening round. The genius of their uniform designs has ...
( Category: History of Sports August 3,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2016-10-31 | Author:Martí Perarnau [Perarnau, Martí]

Why had Pep been so determined to hide his emotions, only ‘letting go’ on his last day? For two reasons: he’s naturally introverted and he believed that he needed to ...
( Category: Soccer August 1,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2010-12-14 | Author:Paul McGrath [McGrath, Paul]

Eoin Hand: ‘We sat up until about three in the morning waiting for him. I couldn’t believe it. All I was thinking was what the hell is McGrath playing at ...
( Category: Soccer July 31,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-02-13 | Author:Craig Whyte [Whyte, Craig]

THIRTEEN BIGGART BAILLIE OFFICES, Glasgow, February 14, 2012 I was sitting in the lawyers’ office with David Grier, Paul Clark and David Whitehouse of Duff and Phelps. They were explaining ...
( Category: Soccer July 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-07-14 | Author:Musa Okwonga

Guts In the eternal melodrama that is professional football, there are two types of pantomime villain: those players who are tough, and those who are gutsy. To be a great ...
( Category: Soccer July 25,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Rab McWilliam

Inter-Cities Fairs Cup I have referred earlier in this book to the ‘Fairs Cup’, and you may be wondering what exactly was this oddly named competition, what was its origin ...
( Category: Soccer July 24,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-02 | Author:Robbie Dunne [Dunne, Robbie]

4 Rayo in the market Rayo Vallecano 1-1 Sevilla Atlético, Saturday, 14 January 2017 RAYO played their first home game of the new year on Saturday, 14 January, and were ...
( Category: History of Sports July 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-21 | Author:Pelé, Brian Winter

( Category: Basketball July 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-10-21 | Author:John McAvoy & Mark Turley [McAvoy, John & Turley, Mark]

18 14 November 2009 IWAS accompanied on the drive to Lowdham by Andy, a kid from Manchester being transferred with me. When we arrived at the latest stop on my ...
( Category: Triathlon July 20,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Arthur Hopcraft [Hopcraft, Arthur]

5 Sir Alf Ramsey (and strategy) In football, as in any sport, victory and defeat are repeatedly decided on the knife-edge of chance. Sir Alf Ramsey, manager of the England ...
( Category: History of Sports July 11,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-04-21 | Author:Simon Kuper & Stefan Szymanski [Kuper, Simon & Szymanski, Stefan]

WHY DAVID BEAT GOLIATH Strangely, it was the British fanzine When Saturday Comes that best expressed the joys of an unbalanced league. WSC is, in large part, the journal of ...
( Category: Sociology of Sports July 7,2020 )