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Championship reviews by Rachel

Written on March 7, 2011 at 5:50 pm, by

As Editor, I’m always on the lookout for useful review pieces by bloggers across all leagues. Basically, so I can just nick it and make people think I wrote it. I jest. What I actually want to do, is publish a link to it here – as I would imagine it’s pretty useful to haveContinue Reading

Prediction league, round 2

Written on March 1, 2011 at 5:00 pm, by

Here’s a short reminder that the Champions League last 16 2nd legs start next Tuesday. Meaning of course that you have 1 week to get in your predictions for the next round of the predictions league. Topdog our out and out leader, but I’m closing in. As is hicksycfc. It was also a pretty solidContinue Reading

St Pauli call up press officer & other stories

Written on February 24, 2011 at 6:02 pm, by

It sounds a bit like a dream, or a football cartoon story. It’s not though. St Pauli, football’s original punk club, have called up their press officer into the squad for Saturday’s game against Hannover. Hauke Brückner was given an hour’s notice before training due to a shortage of available defenders (four). Unusual, yes. OutContinue Reading

Blogging previews ahead of tonight’s games

Written on February 23, 2011 at 5:28 pm, by

We do, of course, have the final installation of Champions League last 16 first leg games tonight. There’s a repeat of last year’s final between Inter and Bayern Munich, whilst French powerhouse Marseille take on walk-away leaders of the Premier League, Manchester United. As per yesterday, here’s a roundup of the best the blogosphere hasContinue Reading

Superb Champions League Blogging

Written on February 22, 2011 at 7:22 pm, by

Spending today searching for content about tonight’s Champions League teams (Copenhagen/Chelsea & Lyon/Real Madrid) was just another nail in the coffin for traditional news sources. At least for me anyway. Here are some quality articles about tonight’s non-English teams. I’m sure you’re all familiar with the Terry, Ancelotti, Fergie and Giggs by now (Giggs hasn’tContinue Reading

A brief look at Italy

Written on February 7, 2011 at 1:17 pm, by

Thank you to our newest intern, sub-editor extraordinaire and Italian focused West Ham fan, Italia90, for this sourcing this roundup. Again we’re looking at the delivering you the best football blog content so if you have any of your own recommendations, please do let us know using the form to your right. ———— One particularlyContinue Reading

Some reading for over lunch

Written on February 3, 2011 at 3:57 pm, by

The hunt for brilliant football content never stops – as you may of noticed, a significant portion of that comes from independent football bloggers. Which is why we love you. These aren’t all brand new today or hot off the press, but they deserve the air time. First off for you, if you like top bant, isContinue Reading