Slaves To Fortune

Ian

Ian began writing Twohundredpercent in May 2006. He lives in Brighton. He has also written for, amongst others, Pitch Invasion, FC Business Magazine, The Score, When Saturday Comes, Stand Against Modern Football and The Football Supporter. Ian was the first winner of the Socrates Award For Not Being Dead Yet at the 2010 NOPA awards for football bloggers.

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  1. Nick says:

    As ever, it seems Blatter has not thought through his most recent verbal splurge. UEFA communications director William Gaillard felt he should add “It would be useful to remind people that slaves in all of the slavery systems never earned a wage”. UEFA seem to be more connected with modern day proffessional football world, compared to the corrupt, outdated and detached World Governing Body.

  2. Nick says:

    It’s appalling how you can compare this situation to modern day slavery. Especially in the light of what the BBC has uncovered:
    Check out: http://footballssoul.wordpress.com/2008/07/15/exploiting-a-dream-in-african-football-factories/

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