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Sneijder, Barcelona and the Ballon d’Or

Tweet I must say I was shocked when I saw the shortlist for the Ballon d’Or this year. Not because the three players on the shortlist (Xavi, Iniesta, Messi) were not excellent players who had achieved a great deal in … Continue reading


28. December 2010 by Ralph Ferrett
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Football needs “socio” fan ownership.

Tweet Whilst this season has seen some fantastically unpredictable football, that has surely thrilled most fans, and certainly the neutral, for me the most striking thing that has been happening this season in terms of football has been the growing … Continue reading


20. April 2010 by Ralph Ferrett
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Why I’m glad the English Clubs are out.

Tweet I guess there is going to be a fair amount of hand wringing in the press about the fact that noEnglish team is in the Semi-Finals of the Champions League. In fact just glancing at my RSS feed confirms … Continue reading


08. April 2010 by Ralph Ferrett
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