November 2009

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Jack Warner – FIFA Vice-President With A Difference

England’s bid for the 2018 World Cup is plenty capable of derailing itself, but vice-president Jack Warner has unsurprisingly now been getting involved. Should the FA be being lectured on morals by him, though? Mark Murphy thinks that they probably shouldn’t be.

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November 16, 2009
Mark

Sign My Son & I Might Lend You Some Money

When Blue Square Premier club Histon spoke to an investor about putting some more money into the club, he agreed, but with a rather peculiar clause which the club decided not to take him up on. Will clubs like Histon cut their cloth accordingly, or is this just the start of a new trend?

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November 15, 2009
Ian

Match Of The Week: Whitehawk 3-2 Fareham Town

Whitehawk Football Club may be on the up, with a newly-removated clubhouse and money to spend on players, but their FA Vase opponents today Fareham Town offer something of a cautionary tale for them. Will Whitehawk learn from the mistakes of others?

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November 15, 2009
Ian

New Zealand Revive Memories Of The Summer Of 1982

New Zealand have qualified for the 2010 World Cup finals by beating Bahrain in Wellington this morning, and this result may have stirred a few memories amongst men of a certain age that will remember their only other successful qualification attempt, from 1982.

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November 14, 2009
Ian

Weymouth Football Club Read The Last Rites

Weymouth Football Club might have finally reached the end of the line. The tragedy of Weymouth, however, is likely to be that the town will be left without a football stadium rather than it being temporarily without a football club.

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November 13, 2009
Ian

Celtic & Rangers Frozen Out Of The Premier League

The Premier League has decided that it doesn’t want The Old Firm and the baggage that they carry with them. It may take a change of attitude towards their neighbours for Celtic and Rangers to turn their own fortunes around, though – are they capable of such a transformation?

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November 12, 2009
Ian
Shit Shot Mungo: Season Two, Episode Sixteen

Shit Shot Mungo: Season Two, Episode Sixteen

After last week’s swine flu debacle, Heart of Clackmanannshire Football Club find themselves in court in this week’s Shit Shot Mungo, accused of deliberately and maliciously spreading the virus through playing an infected team in a recent match. Can Mungo save the day? Probably not.

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November 12, 2009
Ian
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