Posts made in July, 2009

Beckham & Galaxy – The Point Of No Return?

By on Jul 22, 2009 in European Club Football, Latest | 2 comments

The match between LA Galaxy and Milan was always, in view of the recent goings-on between David Beckham and the Italian giants, going to be something of a powder keg, and the global media reaction to the events at the decidedly unromantically named Home Depot Center has said a lot about how Beckham has managed to control the public perception of him. When he signed...

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Fraud, Derby County & A Tiny Bit Of Justice

By on Jul 21, 2009 in English League Football, Finance, Latest | 5 comments

It is not often that one can say with any degree of confidence that someone in football is a crook and have evidence to back it up, but the usual caveats do not apply in the cases of Jeremy Keith, Murdo McKay and Andrew McKenzie, formerly of Derby County, who were imprisoned last week over their involvement with the Championship club. Mackenzie and Mackay were both...

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Chester’s Summer Crisis Continues

Chester’s Summer Crisis Continues

By on Jul 20, 2009 in Latest, Non-League | 4 comments

It’s one step forward and two steps back for the long-suffering supporters of Chester City. They might have hoped (or even expected) that relegation back into the Blue Square Premier and a spell in administration might have been as bad as things could get, but the Football Association last week suspended the club’s license to play, forcing them to cancel...

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