Posts made in 2013

FIFA Under-17 World Cup: The Group Stages

FIFA Under-17 World Cup: The Group Stages

By on Oct 26, 2013 in International Football, Latest | 0 comments

If Jack Wilshire clocked the squad lists for the FIFA Under-17 World Cup currently taking place in the United Arab Emirates, he might see how the definition of nationality has developed. Austrians called Marko Kvasina and Nikola Zivotic, Canadians called El Mehdi Ibn Brahim and Ali Musse and a Uruguayan called Kevin. There’s no doubting the best name on show,...

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Halifax Town: Finally Competitive, Finally Solvent…

Halifax Town: Finally Competitive, Finally Solvent…

By on Oct 26, 2013 in Latest, Non-League | 5 comments

Since reforming in 2008 Halifax Town have been making strong progress towards returning to the Football League, but a bid to take the club’s into private ownership may yet come to threaten the club’s future, as Rob White reports. Recent history has treated the Halifax Town AFC very well. Following the heartbreak of The Shaymen’s demise and a shaky...

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Back To The Eighties: 1980/81, Part Thirteen – Tight At The Top

Back To The Eighties: 1980/81, Part Thirteen – Tight At The Top

By on Oct 25, 2013 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

Christmas 1980 arrived with two points separating Liverpool, Aston Villa and Ipswich Town at the top of the First Division table, and our three matches from the post-Christmas period comes from the Saturday that came two days after this break. In our first match, Ipswich Town travelled to Highbury to fourth placed Arsenal, who were just two points behind them in the...

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