Posts Tagged "Juventus"

Heysel: Requiem For A Cup Final

Heysel: Requiem For A Cup Final

By on May 29, 2010 in History, Latest | 1 comment

There is no pleasure to be had in this evening’s second post, which is a BBC documentary of the story of the 1985 Heysel Stadium Disaster, which happened twenty-five years ago this evening. Even at a quarter of a century’s remove, and speaking as someone that watched the events of that appalling evening unfold live on the television, the capacity of the...

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What A Night To Be A Fulham Supporter

What A Night To Be A Fulham Supporter

By on Mar 19, 2010 in English League Football, European Club Football, Latest | 3 comments

Spring is in the air, and the good news stories just keep coming. Former Chester City supporters seem to have a decisive upper hand in their battle to get their own club, run on their own terms. Durham City of the Unibond League end a run of twenty-nine successive defeats with two wins in a row. And now Fulham have beaten Juventus in the UEFA Cup. It wasn’t...

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Turin Brakes

By on Jul 14, 2006 in Latest | 1 comment

So, the prosecution have spoken, and it’s bad news for at least three out of the four. Juventus, Lazio and Fiorentina are all down. It’s a kick in the teeth for those that had argued – including Silvio Berlusconi – for “clemency”, because Italy won the World Cup. Hmm. Nothing to do with your interests, surely, Silvio? Are you...

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