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Football 10/11: vs Chelsea (CPL 1/4 Finals, Away)

Quite a game, and not a result I expected. It is so difficult to get any kind of result away to Chelsea, let alone a win. A win with a clean sheet as well. It was an excellent all-round performance, … Continue reading

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Football 10/11: vs Arsenal (FA Cup)

Interesting game, one that matches the pattern of the last few years between Manchester United and Arsenal. They play their passing game, press, have most of the possession. We play the defensive minded, counter-attacking game. We win. They lose. I really … Continue reading

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“…And Van Der Sar saves it, United again!”

He’s retiring at the end of the season, citing family concerns. I was a goalkeeper in school, and I’ve always had a tonne of respect for those who guard the net in the professional game. It’s a truly awful job. An outfield … Continue reading

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