Paddy Madden

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Welbz in the Bernabeu

(1) Comments | Posted 19 February 2013 | (12:27)

After the draw was made for the last 16 of the European Cup in December last year, there was one constant question on the lips of Manchester United fans. Whether on message boards or at the match, everybody you spoke to wanted to know - 'You going to Madrid?'


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The Geriatricos

(0) Comments | Posted 19 April 2012 | (13:34)

The news that Raul is due to be released by Shalke 04 in the summer was almost enough to make grown men misty-eyed - the prospect of the Madrid legend indulging in a second swansong at your club warms the cockles, regardless of his age.

Not all ancient footballers evoke...

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'Stand Up, If You Hate Melbourne'

(0) Comments | Posted 18 April 2012 | (13:14)

For all the rivalry between the two countries, Australian football fans are keen to follow in the footsteps of their English counterparts.

Australia is a sporting giant.

Decades of 'Pommy-bashing' - including a jinx held over the English cricket team which at times verged on the sadistic - have...

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