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Ireland’s Wars: Yenikoi

At the conclusion of the first Allied campaign operating out of Salonika, the British and French found themselves hemmed in by the unexpected might of the Bulgarian enemy, backed up by Austro-Hungarian and German support. On the 5th January 1916, … Continue reading

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Ireland’s Wars: The Macedonian Front And Kosturino

The First World War had begun on the borders of Serbia and Austria-Hungary, even if, in the aftermath of the Great Powers all throwing their lot in, that theatre of the war had become almost a sideshow in comparison to … Continue reading

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Sportsball (World Cup 2010), Matchday Thirteen

England 1-0 Slovenia Well, look at that. Heskey gets dropped and England win. What a stunning development. In all seriousness though, the English deserved it. They finally showed some of the form that they’re capable of. They were helped by an … Continue reading

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Sportsball (World Cup 2010), Matchday Eight

Germany 0-1 Serbia Crazy game. Germany were on top, big time in the first half hour, waiting for the  moment to hit the Serbs. For thier part, the Balkan nation was doing its best to keep the Germans out but you … Continue reading

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Sportsball (World Cup 2010), Matchday Three

Algeria 0-1 Slovenia Awful game, played by two very bad teams. Possession given away constantly, and neither was much of a threat to the other. It stands to reason that this game will be remembered for two mistakes: a completely unnecessary red card … Continue reading

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